Residential Landscapers Marshalltown IA

Local resource for residential landscapers in Marshalltown. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to landscape contractors and lawn and garden stores, as well as advice and content on landscaping.

Tractor Supply Company
(641) 753-8924
Marshalltown, IA
Earl May Nursery & Garden Center
(641) 753-6124
3001 South Center Street
Marshalltown, IA
Total Lawn Care
(515) 573-4483
708 Fremont St
Marshalltown, IA
Len's Small Engine Repair
(641) 752-6238
2245 Campbell Dr
Marshalltown, IA
Celebrations/Home Rental Center
(641) 752-3388
603 S 6th St
Marshalltown, IA
Chase Landscaping
(641) 752-4015
Marshalltown, IA
Southard Implement Company
(641) 752-1527
3006 S Center St
Marshalltown, IA
Johnson Lawn Care
(641) 753-4964
1307 Glenwood Ter
Marshalltown, IA
Ron's Lawn & Garden Repair
(641) 752-4907
907 W Lincoln Way
Marshalltown, IA
Kwik Kerb by Banner
(641) 753-4796
2011 Westwood Dr
Marshalltown, IA

Front Yard Landscaping Trends

While there are many factors concerning front yard landscaping, many people are looking for a low maintenance, trendy design that will not only add to a home’s curb appeal, but will also keep the stress to a minimum. 

Less Grass

One front yard landscaping trend that has become increasing popular is have less grass. Not only does it cost less to maintain, but it also gives the overall landscape design a more natural look (with more focus on trees, plants, flowers, etc). Many people are using clover instead of grass, which is a front yard landscaping trend in itself. Having a clover lawn means way less maintenance, but they also tend to do really well where you normally have dry patches, and they also do well all over the country.  


Like changing your law situation, making changes to your irrigation system is also a trend on the rise for a similar reason of less maintenance. While integrating an automatic water system into your front yard landscaping design is a time saver, it usually costs less money in the long run. Not only will it be less time and money, but it also easier for when you don’t want to get out the dead heat to water your lawn. 

Curb Appeal

Another front yard landscaping trend is making sure your curb appeal is the best it can be with plants, flowers, lighting, and walkways. Walkways are becoming more and more popular when putting together the overall front yard landscaping design. Many are creating these walkways as centerpieces of the design that not only beautify your front yard landscaping design, but act as an invitation to your home.  

Low Maintenance Plants

Another thing to consider when creating your front yard landscaping design is to choose plants that are low maintenance, keeping with that theme. Choosing prairie plants is a good example because you can circle a tree with them, and perhaps add some stones to the de...

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