Category: Gardening

Landscape Lighting Ideas to Spruce Up Your Yard After Dark

Bright residential house with landscape lighting

If you have worked tirelessly on building a beautiful landscape at your residential home, you want guests and neighbors to notice it even at the late hours of the evening. Adding outdoor lighting to your yard is a great way to highlight your favorite landscaping features and establish a warm, comfortable nighttime ambiance. Today we’ll… Read more »

Summer Heat and Your Lawn’s Health

Hot summer day yellow lawn

The summer months can get quite hot, even in the New England region of the United States. We might welcome all that warm sunshine, but too much of it can put serious stress on our lawns. During the months of July and August when the summer heat peaks, grass growth will slow, and brown patches… Read more »

4 Tips for Spring Lawn Maintenance

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Once spring rolls around, many people look to pack in all of the spring lawn chores right away. You won’t have to rush everything all at once, but it is important to make a list of the things that your lawn may need during the springtime. Here are some tips on how to maintain your… Read more »

Four Things You’re Doing that Could Be Killing Your Lawn

Dead Grass on a Lawn in MA

We all want a lush, green lawn. Sometimes however, despite your best efforts, you wind up with a lawn that’s parched and brown. As we get into the colder season, these are some things to think about for when the nicer weather rolls around and you want to start improving your lawn. Here are a… Read more »

Small Front Yard? Here are a Few Creative Ideas

Small Front Yard? Here are a Few Creative Ideas

Do you have yard envy? When you pass by your neighbors’ gigantic front yard, with landscaping galore, don’t be jealous. With a few creative ideas, you can transform a small yard into something truly special. Bigger isn’t always better! As we get more into the Fall season, it’s important to start thinking about next year’s… Read more »

Preventing Erosion from Happening to Your Lawn

Landscaped Flower Beds

Water is a necessary ingredient for a healthy, green lawn. As is the case with many things in life however, it’s possible to have too much of a good thing. When large volumes of water flow across the surface of your lawn, it can erode the landscape and undo all your hard work. Sloped surfaces… Read more »

How to Know Which Mulch to Use

person laying mulch

There are many benefits with mulching your flower beds. There are also plenty of types of mulch you can choose from for a variety of different uses. Mulch provides several advantages to your landscape and your beds. It also is the icing on the cake when it comes to looks.  The Advantages of Using Mulch… Read more »

How to Maintain Your Flower Garden

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There are plenty of tricks to maintaining your flower bed or garden without having to work too much bending over or standing outside for hours watering different beds. If you want to have the perfect flower bed, you’ll have to start with proper irrigation. A residential sprinkler system from Suburban Lawn Sprinkler can help maintain not only… Read more »

Now is the Time to Improve Your Yard

person gardening

Nurseries and vegetable farms around the country are seeing a rise in their sales due to people wanting to landscape their yard during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Many homeowners are limited to specific activities while staying home and staying safe, so they’re resorting to landscaping their yard, building vegetable and flower gardens, and improving their yard…. Read more »

How to Improve and Maintain Your Garden Soil

Coffee Grounds in Garden

Your garden soil is precious, and it can be difficult to maintain with pests, insects, and weather getting in the way of the health of your soil. Suburban Lawn Sprinkler has some tips for you to improve your soil and maintain the health of it. There are ways to help your soil that are rather… Read more »

The Healthiest Vegetables to Grow in Your Garden

cucumbers in garden

It’s important to be eating fresh vegetables throughout the year to stay healthy and keep your immune system strong. In the warmer months, fresh vegetables are accessible at farmers markets, vegetable stands, as well as grocery stores. The local veggies seem much better than when they’re purchased during the off-season at the supermarket. What’s better… Read more »

Signs You Need a Lawn Sprinkler System

Lawn Sprinkler System from Suburban Lawn

Taking proper care of your lawn is important if you want it to look nice and in good condition. We know this can be difficult with work schedules and other social activities. There are some signs you should look out for when your lawn is telling you it needs a drink. The summer can be… Read more »