Elephant ears, angel’s trumpets, and japanese maples are just a few of the tropical and shade plants Tall Pines Landscaping, LLC procures to enliven lawns. The landscaping outfit plots these exotic varieties next to more traditional trees and shrubs, tending to green spaces with a variety of professional landscaping services that range from routine yard maintenance to more extensive installation and construction work. Whether melding gardens into colonial-themed displays or laying the groundwork for a fishpond that grants wishes, the landscaping team prefaces each task with a thorough consultation to get to know the client and his or her property.
Instead of exercises that rely on bulky and often single-user workout machines, Three B Fitness’s workouts revolve around functional movement including kettlebell swings, medicine-ball tosses, and body-weight exercises. These moves can be done simultaneously in groups to help keep energy high and morale up. There is one machine used during the facility’s group fitness classes—it’s the rowing machine, an apparatus that cannot be beat for increasing shoulder strength by mimicking the movements of a whitewater-rafting guide powering a raft through rapids or a bathtub with the shower running.
• For $25, you get $50 toward bedding accessories. • For $50, you get $200 toward a mattress set. Mattress Man bestows bedfellows with a wealth of comfortable sleep options, such as luxurious bedding accessories and pillowy mattress sets. Enjoy horizontal relaxation atop a 10-inch memory foam queen mattress set ($899.99+) or a Sealy Posturepedic queen set ($699.99+) to reward aching joints for years of hard work and frequent showings of mashed-potato dance abilities. The store's experienced staff members guide customers toward twin bed sets (starting at $199.99), ideal for youthful siblings, and queen sets (starting at $399.99), which minimize angry edicts from visiting royalty. For households with plenty of snoozing pads, a Pure LatexBLISS queen-size pillow coddles sleepy craniums ($99.99), and a set of mattress protectors ($59.99/twin) bravely guards defenseless mattresses held aloft by a Mattress Man twin bed frame ($49.99). Mattress Man’s free delivery service (for orders of $495 or more within 25 miles of a store) ensures patrons can usher new furniture to their fixture-hungry homes without renting a truck or an accident-prone mattress cannon.
A mother horse and her newborn colt saunter up to the wooden fence, greeting the children eager to pet the creatures' noses. The team members of Graystone Ranch thrive on seeing these types of interactions. Managing 500 acres of woods and pasturelands that serve as a preserve and rehabilitation center for both domestic and exotic animals, the ranch hands form a nonprofit team dedicated to teaching children and adults how man and animals can live in harmony.
Concurrent with such educational programs as summer camps, the grounds also host abundant recreational opportunities with two spring-fed lakes, wooded hiking and horse-riding trails, zip lines, and a petting zoo. Further diversions range from a gem-and-mineral museum to a horse-painting program, which lets kids put their colored handprints or re-creations of a favorite Monet on the sides of a white horse.
Owner Craig Martin views a yard as a living canvas. He and his team maintain and cultivate grounds with landscaping services such as lawn mowing, gardening, and gnome shoeshines. They also care for the nonliving parts such as decks, fences, and walkways with pressure washing treatments.