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Landscape Edging Options

We’ve had some difficulties sourcing our traditional 20′ strip edging during COVID-19, but that’s only one of the options we carry at The Rusty Shovel. Here’s an overview of all the different options we have available for you to choose from when looking for landscape edging.

Trends in Landscaping – Designing Elevation Changes with Retaining Walls

Creating elevation changes in the landscape can make your space more functional and visually intriguing. Our landscape designer Jesse walks you through some of the thoughts behind designing with elevation change using retaining walls. If you’re looking to build a retaining wall or replace an existing failing retaining wall, we can help. Get started at […]

Regina Rainwater Harvesting Project w/ Aquascape’s RainXchange

Have you wanted to capture rain water from your downspouts but don’t like the idea of ugly barrels and are concerned about overflow and water circulation? RainXChange from Aquascape is your ticket! The water is filtered through the downspout filter and stored underground in our custom shaped AquaBlox water storage units, lined with a 45mil […]

Trends in Landscaping – Artificial Turf

Last summer we did some features for Chefs and Showhomes that we’re excited to share. First up, we’re talking artificial turf and putting greens. Artificial turf has come a long way in a few short years and is more realistic than ever. The important things to evaluate are blade shape, product weight, and colour. For more information […]

Introducing Belgard Tandem Modular Block

Our popular Outdoor Living by Belgard Tandem Wall now has a new and improved construction process. The Tandem Modular Block or Next Block replaces the plastic dovetail connectors, while giving you more stability during construction while maintaining your ability to build curves, free standing two side walls and single sided retaining walls. You can find […]

Aquascape Streaming Online Training

Some great training coming from our partners at Aquascape next week! They’re taking their in-person Aquascape Academy that they run once a month in the winter and streaming it live, for free, for the next two weeks and on recording until the end of the month. As someone who has benefited greatly from Greg Wittstock […]

Covid-19 Update

It’s not exactly business as usual, but we are still able to conduct business. We’d love to help you plan your landscape project for this spring. You can start the landscape design process here. You can request a quote on your project here. Let’s get through this tough time together!