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Ben Petracco
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Lives in Independence, KY
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Brentwood Landscape & Design's latest project: Patio Installation
The warmer spring weather has provided us the opportunity to get back to building projects for our clients. The latest landscaping project we were tasked with creating was a new paver patio with stone steps leading up to a door surrounded by a new trellis. This was an in depth project that we were excited …
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Mulch is an essential detail to any landscaping project. It provides many important things to the plants and depending on the material you use as your mulch, those qualities will vary. As with anything, mulch has its up sides and down sides, but for the most part it brings benefits and beauty to any project. …
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Our last post featured plants that thrive in the sunlight. We wanted to provide the Yin to that articles Yang by taking a look at some plants that need sunlight to survive, but prefer the shade. Incorporating plants that do well in the sunlight as well as plants that do well in the shade almost …
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Brentwood Landscaping and Design's latest blog post: Popular greenery for the #spring season: http://brentwoodlandscape.com/482-2/  #landscaping
The warmer spring weather is (hopefully) right around the corner. We are experiencing a cold blast through the Ohio River Valley currently, but we are choosing to remain optimistic; hoping that sunshine and the sound of chirping birds is not far off. With the warmer weather comes the beginning of planting and landscaping season, and …
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In more than four decades of coaching, one of Owen Hauck’s biggest legacies was the litany of former players who became head football coaches themselves at the high school level.
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When designing your landscaping project it is important to think about which plants will flourish in this midwestern climate. Why settle on a beautiful plants only to have them shrivel up and die due to the hot summers and harsh winters? There are a lot of types of plants to choose from to see the …
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Landscape design can reach far beyond flower beds and the immediate perimeter around one’s home. There are areas often overlooked on many properties that not only welcome landscaping, they almost NEED it to complete the project. Obviously, these designs are not universal for all homes. Each home is unique in its own design, but if …
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How to add year-round color to your landscaping design #landscaping   #design  
The look of any landscaping project will vary throughout the year. As seasons come and go and temperatures rise and fall the color of your plants and trees are going to change. By planning ahead, you can add the right color to your landscaping all year round. As always, we suggest the very first step …
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Latest blog from Brentwood Landscape & Supply! #curbappeal  
Landscaping is such an important aspect of a home’s appeal. It makes the property look beautiful and makes an otherwise vanilla yard rise above surrounding properties. Designing the perfect landscaping to fit with a home’s architecture, style and climate can make a dramatic difference. A difference that will not only increase the resale value of …
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New blog post for Brentwood Landscape and Design! Check it out.
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The Foundation to Landscaping Design: The Site Analysis
When it comes to landscaping, the design step is very important. The site where you want to install your landscaping will have a lot of underlying factors that will affect the landscaping. To get the most out of the landscaping a site analysis should be conducted first to determine the factors that will ultimately affect …
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    English, 2003 - 2007
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  • WLWT
    Digital Editor, 2014 - present
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