Carson spoke with Portia Corman at CBC Life about how to turn your tired, parched lawn into a thriving garden.
There is nothing quite like travelling south in the middle of our Canadian winters for a little R&R. This year, I was lucky enough to do just that. I got to spend a week in an amazing new resort that was landscaped like a tropical park with big palms, beautiful fountains and even some flamingos walking around.
I definitely got recharged and found a little inspiration at the same time.
We can have spots in our backyards that can look just like this balmy resort by using some strategic design ideas.
Want a tropical inspired backyard? Here is how you can do it …