Crafting Your Backyard Oasis

A landscaped backyard oasis with a water feature

Dreaming of a backyard retreat that perfectly complements the stunning Utah landscape? Transform your outdoor space into a personalized oasis with the help of a professional landscape company specializing in custom backyard landscapes in Utah, like Cottonwood Landscapes. Whether you envision a tranquil garden sanctuary, an entertainment hub for gatherings, or a functional space for […]

What to Look For in a Gazebo

Transforming your backyard into a haven of peace and serenity is a joy for any homeowner. A gazebo from Cottonwood Landscapes is not just a beautiful addition to the landscape; it’s a promise of more usable outdoor spaces in your yard. However, there are various types, sizes, materials, and features to think about before making […]

Big Question: How Much Does Landscape Design REALLY Cost?

A hand holds a pencil over a detailed drawing of a landscape design.

Landscape design is the canvas upon which your outdoor dreams are painted. It’s the serenade your garden sings to anyone who passes your property. But one big question looms like a shadow over this idyllic scene: How much does landscape design in Utah cost? Whether you’re envisioning a minimalist Zen garden for your home or […]

Do Water Features Add Value to a Home?

A pond installed in a backyard, with a deck that has two wooden chaise lounges.

From a trickling stream to a grand fountain, water features have a captivating charm that transcends time and trends. But beyond their aesthetic allure, do water features hold any tangible value for homeowners and property investors?  In this blog post, we’ll pour over the details and look at the pros and cons of adding a […]

10 Innovative Ideas To Give Your Patio An Upgrade

A patio with a seating area, a dining table, and an outdoor kitchen.

A patio is a lovely addition to any home, but many homeowners find themselves unsure of what to do with their patio space. Rather than letting a beautiful deck or balcony go to waste, here are just a few patio ideas to finally make the outdoor space you’ve always wanted. From quick fixes like patio […]

Ways to Use Pavers in Your Yard

A contractor lays out pavers to be installed as a pathway.

A beautifully landscaped yard is a mix of soft and hard materials. Vegetation, stone, and wood all come together seamlessly to create visual interest and function for your space. At Cottonwood Landscapes, we focus on landscaping and hardscaping that brings luxury and function together. Pavers are an ideal way to accent your yard’s best features, […]

Find Warmth Outside, This Winter

Winterizing Our Landscaping It never ceases to amaze how quickly the year flies by. At one point, we’re ringing in the first day of summer, and poof! Winter is almost here. With so much rain and snow already making an appearance all over Utah, it is wise to turn one’s attention to winterizing our yard […]

Upgrade Your Home with a Covered Patio

Exterior covered patio

Imagine the tranquility of sitting on the back patio during a rainstorm: the sound of water hitting the overhead roof; the cozy heat from the outdoor fireplace; you, nestled comfortably on the outdoor furniture, a book in your hand. This dreamy scenario is one that we’ve heard about many times over the years, as we […]

7 Elements That Make a Perfect Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor kitchen and living space by Cottonwood Landscapes

A mark of luxury living in is an outdoor kitchen. This is an area where you can do more than just grill burgers with friends. It’s an outdoor experience worth investing in, and there are some very talented Salt Lake City landscapers to do the job.  Like any major upgrade, you’ll want a carefully curated […]

Brilliant Summer Backyard Design

friends gather in backyard

We don’t know about you, but we are absolutely psyched for the upcoming summer weather. The sun is setting later each day, and the chillier nights are warming up a bit. Soon backyard barbeques will ensue with the aroma of Texas-style brisket in the smoker, gazebo furniture with cerulean-colored pillows will adorn patio slabs, twinkle […]