The Pros and Cons Landscape Water Feature Design

Your current landscape is nice. It just seems to be missing something, though. But what? Well, have you ever considered adding a water feature, like a pond, fountain or stream? These features can really give you landscape that aesthetic element it was missing. Below you will find the pros and cons of the water features [...]

Charateristics of Full Veneer, Thin Veneer, and Man-Made Veneer

When it comes to landscaping projects involving stone, you must balance all of the following factors: aesthetic appeal, functionality, practicality, and durability. A good home improvement project must incorporate all of those factors while also being affordable. Oh yes, affordability. Who could forget? More often than not, your home improvement budget restricts your project more [...]

Dealing with a Flooded Basement

There is perhaps no more frustrating experience for a homeowner than dealing with a flooded basement. A basement flood can be a major disaster, especially if your basement is carpeted. Act quickly Cut the power to the basement if the water is near electrical sockets Remove standing water Dry EVERYTHING. Otherwise mold and mildew may [...]

Rhine Landscaping: Your Maryland Basement Waterproofing Experts

When you think of a basement, what comes to mind? Do you picture a dark, damp, and dreary cement enclosure? If you do, you are probably not alone. But perception does not have to be reality. Don’t settle for what you think a basement should be. With the right design, some carpeting and a little [...]

Simple Tips to Enhance Your Outdoor Garden

  A home garden serves several purposes. It can enhance the curb appeal of your home. It can provide delicious, fresh produce. It can also be a nice, relaxing hobby. Whatever your reason for maintaining a home garden, we at Rhine Landscaping have a few simple tips to enhance the aesthetic appeal of your garden. [...]

2012 Landscaping Trends

Often considered “softscape,” trees, shrubs, and flowering plants, are the outdoor elements that make your house a home. And like everything else, these ornate landscape features are subject to trends. So what are landscapers expecting to be trending in 2012? Water Conservation: People are becoming more conscious of the way in which they use water, attempting [...]

Maryland Spring Hardscape Maintenance Tips

  Hey Maryland, Spring is here! It's more important now more than ever to make sure that the patios, walkways and driveways (the "hardscape") of your landscape is maintained properly. It's the outdoor season and having an attractive hardscape to compliment your Maryland landscape is a great way to make your home feel unique and [...]

Say Oui (Yes) to French Drains!

Are you experiencing any drainage issues? Is your landscape retaining water or does your basement constantly flood after a heavy rain? If so, French drains could be the solution to your problems. These drains remain the most common drainage system installed in residential landscapes across the United States. This is because French drainage systems are [...]

Creating the Perfect Backyard Landscape with Rhine Landscaping

Landscaping is a great way to add aesthetic appeal and value to your home. That is what we call a win-win! But proper landscaping design is a little more complicated than most people think. It is more than just planting a few flowers and calling it a day. Professional Landscape Design from Rhine Landscaping Style: [...]

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