Beautify the Entryway to Your Home Roanoke VA

Front yard landscaping and entryway ideas for the homeowner. Among suggestions offered are interlocking block retaining walls, concrete, brick, and natural pavers, japanese gardens, landscape and porch lighting, wood or composite steps, and new front door.

One Earth Landscape Management Company, Inc.
(540) 521-8441
2367 Howard Road
Roanoke, VA

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Booth's Nurseries
(540) 721-2081
Wirtz, VA
 
Prestige Acres Landscaping, Inc.
(540) 427-3960
PO Box 18151
Roanoke, VA
Services
Landscape Design, Installation & Maintenance
Hours
24 hr emergency tree and snow services available

Prestige Acres Landscaping, Inc.
(540) 427-3960
PO Box 18151
Roanoke, VA
Services
Landscape Design, Installation & Maintenance
Hours
Free estimates

Milestone Landscape
(540) 947-2981
1274 Prospect Drive
Montvale, VA

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TruGreen
(888) 615-8157
31 Wells Street
Salem, VA
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Get 10% off our Lawn Care Package that includes: A Healthy Lawn Analysis customizing a plan to your lawn’s needs, Proactive services provided at key stages throughout the year, Fertilization, Weed Control, & Lawn insect control. For new residential customers only. Not to be combined with or used in conjunction with any other offer or discount including prepayment discount. Additional restrictions may apply. Offer not valid with TruNatural program.
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MON - FRI 9:00AM - 10:00PM; SAT - SUN 9:00AM - 9:00PM

Brown's Tree & Lawn Service Incorporated
(540) 345-4226
2417 Hollins Rd NE
Roanoke, VA

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Prestige Acres Landscaping, Inc.
(540) 427-3960
PO Box 18151
Roanoke, VA
Services
Landscaping Design, Installation, Maintenance

Grigsby's Landscape & Tree Svc
(540) 353-8209
458 Dalewood Ave
Salem, VA

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Bobtown Nursery
(757) 787-8484
Melfa, VA
 
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Creating a stone pathway adds class and elegance to an otherwise plain entryway.

Some easy exterior fixes in the front entry can spruce up your home’s curb appeal and make it a little more energy efficient. New shutters and planter boxes in the front window will add an instant attraction to the eye AND they’re easy to install. Another smart option is a new door . This insulates your home better and makes it more inviting. This project may be better suited for a handyman or contractor , but once the job is finished, you’ll never regret it. Here are some other quick fixes to a home’s front entry.

  • Add some hanging plants on the porch and planter boxes in the front windows. You can paint the boxes or add decorative stenciling if you like. The length of the boxes should match the windows above. These boxes will also need proper drainage to produce healthy plants and flowers. Make sure to get the right sun or shade plants for the boxes and add fertilizer on top for faster growth. All supplies should be available at local home improvement stores or garden nurseries.
  • Containers for larger plants are great in concert with planter boxes and new shutters. These can be placed strategically on the porch or leading up the door. This adds a little more color and warmth to the home. Remember to keep larger pots near the back and smaller containers up front.
  • If you already have an established flower bed or pathway garden, add accessories items. Solar lanterns and small garden sta...

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