Residential Landscapers Mason City IA

Local resource for residential landscapers in Mason City. 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.

Lawn Guy
(641) 424-8531
1505 Plymouth Rd
Mason City, IA
Blackmore Nursery & Garden Center
(641) 424-1213
650 S Garfield Ave
Mason City, IA
Floyd & Leonard Auto Electric
(641) 423-2072
510 S Washington Ave
Mason City, IA
Mason City Flag Company
(641) 423-2245
15564 300th St
Mason City, IA
Mc Carthy, Terry PE - Yaggy Colby Association
(641) 424-6344
215 N Adams Ave
Mason City, IA
Kramer Hardware
(641) 424-6101
440 S Illinois Ave
Mason City, IA
All American Turf Beauty Incorporated
(641) 423-2524
Mason City, IA
Service Limited
(641) 424-8021
Mason City, IA
Artisan Landscaping
(641) 423-2245
15564 300th St
Mason City, IA
Blackmore Gardens
(641) 423-5104
1007 4th St Sw
Mason City, 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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