Category: Landscaping

How to Maintain Healthy Soil in Your Garden

Improve Your Soil's Health

So, you have a great garden space, but terrible soil? Or perhaps you’re that blessed gardener with healthy soil, but you need to maintain it? No matter your situation, we have you covered! What is Soil Made From? Soil is composed of minerals and organic matter and there are generally 3 sizes that will classify… Read more »

How to Tell if Your Grass is Dead or Dormant

Is Your Grass Dead or Just Dormant?

This time of year, you may notice that your grass has started to turn from a dark green to a light brown. In some circumstances, this might be cause for concern. Brown, lifeless grass can be a sign of pest activity, a chemical imbalance in the soil or diseased grass. Now, however, as we approach… Read more »

Keeping Up with Lawn Care in the Fall Season

Fall lawn care

With fall right around the corner, now is the perfect time start thinking about what your lawn might need for the months ahead. The weather is cooler, making outdoor chores more pleasant, the foliage is beautiful and it’s a great time to prepare your garden for winter so it will flourish again in the spring…. Read more »

Gardening in the Summer Season

Colorful flower in residential flower bed

The gorgeous summer sun draws us outside to enjoy the warmth of its rays, making it easy to spend every day outside in the garden. However, as much as we love the sun, our gardens feel a bit differently; they require some additional care to stay thriving through the scorching heat. Keep your garden flourishing… Read more »

A Guide on How to Fix Common Lawn Problems

Lawn fungus on a residential lawn

Maintaining a healthy lawn is hard work. Whether it’s being suffocated by a few feet of snow or baking in the summer sun, your grass needs your help to stay rich in nutrients and to grow into a beautiful green lawn. Here are some solutions to your most common lawn problems. Solutions for Getting Rid… Read more »

Why Overseeding and Proper Irrigation Can Give Your Lawn a Longer Life

Lawn Sprinkler system for residential property

As your lawn ages, plenty of factors can conspire to cause your grasses to thin and wither. Soil compaction can effectively suffocate root systems, drought can starve your lawn of water, and shade can make it difficult for certain grass species to thrive. If you find your lawn struggling with any of these issues, the… Read more »

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 »

Best Electric Lawn Care Tools of 2022

Electric string trimmer

It’s the new year, which means it’s not too early to start thinking about caring for your lawn the right way starting in the spring of 2022. With technology developing to focus on cutting back on gas-powered equipment, we’re going to take a look at the best electric lawn care tools of 2022. Electric vehicles… Read more »

Investing in an Irrigation System to Save Money & Water

Saving Water and Money With Your Irrigation System

Not only is a modern sprinkler system a great way to keep your lawn lush and green, but it also serves as an opportunity to save big on your water bill. When maintained and used correctly, a sprinkler system can keep your lawn green while using far less water than a garden hose sprayer. So,… Read more »

4 Ways to Enhance Your Landscape Lighting

Landscaping lighting for your home

As the Holiday approaches us quickly, every year we try to make our landscape lighting better around our home or business. During the Holiday season, many homeowners and business owners dedicate some time to light up their landscape with beautiful lighting and decorations. Sometimes, it’s good to think about proper landscape lighting all year long…. 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 »