CREATE YOUR OWN OASIS

March 2007

No matter the size of your backyard, landscaping professionals have advice for building your private retreat.

The realization takes hold for some people in a single awkward moment when they notice there’s nothing separating them from the peering eyes of all their neighbors. For others the conclusion arrives more slowly — a growing annoyance with the constant view of a dilapidated shed or discovering there’s no shade to provide an escape from the summer heat.