If you’re building a set of stairs on a solid surface, it can feel like you’re wasting a lot of product in order to build them. Not with Oakville Stone’s natural stone step and filler option. You can get the look of the same stone from the side profile, but hollow or filled with crushed […]
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Paving stone can be one of the strongest, beautiful and most flexible pavement systems around. Instead of settling for poured concrete that can crack and shale even within the first year, paving stone is designed to withstand our freeze-that climate and provide a stunning look for decades. What makes paving stone the number one option? […]
Would it surprise you to know that 8-12% of your home’s value can be found in your outdoor space? That means that for a $400,000 home, you can invest between $32,000 and $48,000 in your landscaping and feel comfortable that the value of your yard is on par with the value of your home. Now, […]
Not all artificial turf products are created equal. Watch to see Sean’s breakdown of our Bella Turf line of artificial turf and what makes some turf worth more than others.
Preparing your bedding sand for paving stones is much easier when you have the proper landscape tools. Screed tools from The Rusty Shovel make things easy – featuring brands like Ox Tools and Pave Tool Innovators – from your basic aluminum screed bar, Ox Screed Bar w/ Handle and Level, or the Stand Up Quick-E […]
Winter is a great time to take a look at tools that can help you on your landscape crew be more effective and turn out a better finished product on the job site. We’ll be highlighting a bunch of tools over the winter you can find with us here at The Rusty Shovel. First up […]
NEW PRODUCT ALERT! Variable Lumen Output Accent Lights from Kichler Landscape Lighting. Two fixtures give you an output range of 100-800+ lumens.
As published in August issues of Neighbours Magazines Could your yard use a little spruce up? Maybe you’ve just developed your yard and need to finish it off. Here’s three yard projects that we can help you out with to push your yard over the edge: Add a Splash of Colour with Decorative Rock […]
As published in July issues of Neighbours Magazines If you have a landscaping project ahead of you – we want you to start it with us. Whether you’re developing a new yard from scratch or renovating an existing yard, doing the work yourself or hiring it done, our team makes it easy. Here’s how […]
At The Rusty Shovel beautiful yards are our passion and we love nothing more than sharing that passion with our clients. The best way to do that is with our Landscape Design services. Our in-house designer, Jesse Matlock, has designed hundreds of unique and custom yards of varying budgets. With an honours in Sustainable Landscape […]