Category: Landscaping

Tick Bite Prevention Tips for Gardeners

Tick on a Leaf

Gardening and landscaping in the spring is one of the chores that requires getting a little sweaty and dirty if you really want to make your landscape look nice. In the spring, the warming of weather also comes with the emergence of insects—especially, ticks, which typically emerge just as outdoor activities hit full swing. Here… Read more »

5 Ways to Conserve Water in the Garden

5 Ways to Conserve Water in the Garden

As much as you might love to spend time working in the flowerbeds, however, maintaining a garden can take a lot of water if you’re not careful. This year, we can make our gardens as water efficient as possible in just a few simple steps. Let’s start by adjusting our watering schedule. Water at the… Read more »

Can Landscaping Increase Your Home’s Property Value?

Can Landscaping Increase Your Home’s Property Value?

Here at Suburban Lawn Sprinkler, we’ll never discourage you from adding landscaping to your home. Sprucing up your front yard can add great curb appeal to your home and make your friends, family and guests feel more comfortable when they visit. Adding landscaping to your backyard can give you a whole new living area where… 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 »

5 Lawn Care Tips for Shaded Areas

5 Tips for Caring for Grass in Shaded Areas

A shaded lawn can make for a lovely setting to relax on a hot summer afternoon, but it can also present some unique lawn-care challenges. Most grasses require between six to eight hours of prolonged sunlight in order to thrive. Without enough light, grasses will thin, wither and have trouble recuperating from seasonal damage. By… Read more »

Natural Ways to Maintain an Eco-Friendly Lawn

Gardener working on flowerbed

It’s important to realize what chemicals and pesticides we are applying to our lawn. Many companies use toxic chemicals that are not healthy for the environment when it comes to lawn care. Don’t worry! There are plenty of ways you can do your part in helping the environment and maintaining a healthy and vital lawn. You… Read more »

Best Lawn Care Tools of 2020

Electric Lawn Mower

Taking care of your lawn and landscape is extremely important during the Spring. It gets your lawn ready for the rest of the year. Many homeowners get overwhelmed with all the lawn care tools on the market. It’s crucial to know which ones are the best that will get the job done.  Here are the… Read more »

Tips to Keep Burrowing Animals out of Your Lawn and Garden

Tips to Keep Burrowing Animals out of Your Lawn and Garden

Taking care of your lawn can be a tough task to take on, especially if there are burrowing animals sneaking around your yard. Burrowing pests like moles, voles and groundhogs may have invaded your property and caused issues to your lawn and landscape. Some burrowing animals can be beneficial to the local ecosystem, but they… 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 »

Keep Your Lawn Green With a Dash of Epsom Salt

Keep Your Lawn Green With a Dash of Epsom Salt

Many homeowners struggle with trying to keep their grass as green as can be. Epsom salt is a magnesium-based salt that benefits the health of your lawn and garden. When your lawn is looking not as green and unhealthy, it never looks good in a neighborhood. Epsom Salt will be able to fix this problem,… Read more »