Articles by Joe Bowman


Austin Outdoor Lighting

By Joe Bowman on July 24, 2013, at 8:19 a.m.
Drive around the palatial homes in Austin after sunset and you will notice several outdoor parties in progress. Texans love to entertain and what better place to do it than on their landscaped lawns in the cool evening breeze? Of course the pleasure in entertaining your friends outdoors would be …

How to Plan out your Landscaping

By Joe Bowman on June 29, 2013, at 3:46 a.m.
Bought a large place with tremendous potential for a lawn in the front but didn’t know how to go about it? You’ve come to the right place. Landscaping 101 will show you just how easy it is to get a beautiful lawn going and develop it over a period of …

Austin Lawn Pro – Your First Landscape Plan

By Joe Bowman on June 17, 2013, at 8:33 a.m.
A good landscape plan has four important ingredients; function, maintenance, cost, and visual impact (in that order). Most folks tend to pay close attention to maintenance and cost and very little attention to other factors. So let’s begin at the top – Adding Functionality to the Landscape Ask yourself why …