Local Roots

Create a unique and inviting lathe house

For many plant enthusiasts, one of the best ways to duplicate the shady environs of Mother Nature and create an artificial home for tender and juvenile plants is to build a lathe house.

Learning on the job can yield painful lessons

When I was first starting out as a young tree guy and landscape contractor putting myself through school, I didn’t have much experience, but I certainly had enough drive and energy to tackle almost any job using just plain common sense. But sometimes, a little knowledge can save you time, money and headaches.