Professional Organizations, Resources, & News


American Society of Landscape Architects

Landscape Contractors Board of Oregon

Landscape Design for Wildlife from the Washington State Department of Fish & Wildlife

Landscape Design Tips from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)

Landscape Water Efficiency from the Californian Department of Resources

Landscaping on the US Department of Energy

Landscaping on Wikipedia

Landscaping Safety from the Occupational Health & Safety Administration

Native Plants for Wildlife Habitat and Conservation Landscaping from the US Fish & Wild Service

Northwest Native Plant Guide from King County, Washington State





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Adam Greenman Law – Charged or Arrested for a DUI or Possession? Injured in an Auto Accident? You Have Rights, Let Us Protect Them. Russian & Spanish language services available.

Advantage-Contracting – Make your new Connecticut home unique with the help of Advantage Contracting who specialize in custom home designs.

Armor Poxy – 100% solids complete floor kits for garage and basement floors and other indoor flooring applications.

Artisan Elevators – For a home or commercial elevator, a glass elevator allows you next-to-limitless design options to incorporate it into your space and have it match your current design.

CHA Pole Barns – Get high quality craftsmanship and the finest materials when you choose CHA Pole Barns to design and construct your pole barn.

Concrete Walls MD – Offers Commercial and residential solid poured concrete walls and poured concrete foundations in Maryland (MD), District of Columbia (DC) and Virginia (VA).

Cornerstone Builders & Remodeling – Since 2003, we’re proud to provide custom design services, exceptional quality and craftsmanship, and impeccable client support throughout Beaverton and the Portland Metro area and around Oregon.

D and S Home Improvement – Licensed, bonded, and insured contractors who will complete your projects in a careful, professional, and expedited manner. Services include:  Remodeling, Carpentry, Roofing, Kitchens & Bath Remodeling, Painting Services, Sunrooms, Siding, and more…

Dawn Wood Real Estate – Everything you need to know about buying or selling a Lexington Park Maryland home, or property in the surrounding Southern Maryland area.

The Discount Flooring Co. – Get high-quality solid and engineered hardwood at low prices from our selection of wholesale flooring. Choose from various domestic and exotic woods for your home.

Holtey Law – Representing Women in Divorce, Child Custody, Child Support, Asset Dissolution. Compassion, Integrity, Results.

Indy Stair Lift – Make your home more accessible by installing a stair lift. Find compact, large, outdoor, and wheelchair accessible models in our store.

Judnich Law – Personal Injury Attorneys, Criminal Lawyers. Works with Cases of Personal Injury, Criminal Defense, DUI, Auto Accident, Car Injury, & More.

JSL Landscape Design and Build Contractor – JSL Landscape is a licensed design and construction company serving Scottsdale, Sedona, Phoenix and surrounding cities.
Mosaik Design & Remodeling – Portland remodeling and design company specializes in kitchen remodeling, bathroom remodeling and home improvement with unrivaled interior design and build out. We value our clients time and budget.

New England Design & Construction – Award-winning architectural design and remodeling company in the Greater Boston area. With over 25 years of experience, and countless happy customers, we are recognized as the most- trusted team to design and remodel your home.

O’Brien Realty – Your Full Service Southern Maryland real estate company for homes, land and commercial, whether buying, selling or leasing. Offices in Calvert, Charles and St. Mary’s counties.

Potter Heating and Electric has been serving the Southern Maryland area – Charles, St. Mary’s, Calvert, and Prince George’s counties and beyond . Family owned and operated, we are dedicated to providing you with the highest quality and most energy efficient heating, air conditioning and geothermal systems available.

Shelters of America – A unique inventory of portable carport products and accessories for those looking to keep their prized automobiles away from the elements.

Simmons Heating and Air Conditioning Inc – With over 25 years of serving Southern Maryland, for all your heating and air conditioning needs, as well as generators. We offer Emergency Service, Service and Installation,ventilation needs, specialist in geothermal, air balancing, automatic standby generators, heat pumps, 24/7 Blackout protection, Hands free operation, no manual starting or refueling, permanently installed, runs on natural gas or LP gas.

Stump Buster LLC – Find the tree removal service you were hoping for in Hamden and surrounding CT communities.

Thomas Fence Company offers the attractiveness and protection of fencing for our home or business.

Portable Garage Depot – All of our portable garage buildings come in a variety of sizes and styles and can accommodate all cars, trucks, SUV’s, RV’s, campers and more.

Portland Painter – From start to finish, we maintain the up most integrity and standards. This begins with the initial free bid and extends to several months after project completion. We work directly with our clients at every step of the way to ensure we are meeting expectations and delivering on our Painters Portland Company promise.

Wood stove and Fireplace glass – Cuts, boxes and ships pyroceram, neoceram, robax, tempered and mica glass direct to your door.