Category: Landscaping

Lawn Care for the Fall Season

man mowing lawn in the Fall

We may start slacking in the Fall season because we expect the weather to be worse. Your lawn still needs to be taken care of. Autumn is a beautiful season with some beautiful weather. Your lawn still needs to be paid attention to until the Winter sets in. Here are some tips on how you… Read more »

Getting Your Sprinkler System Ready for Winter

sprinkler system maintenance for the winter

It’s already the end of September, which means winter is getting closer and closer. If you have a sprinkler system in your yard, this is the time to get it ready for the winter season. If you don’t prepare (winterize) your system for the cold months, problems will occur in the spring when you’re ready… Read more »

Tips on Keeping Your Lawn Looking Healthy

keeping your grass healthy

Your lawn can go through some tough times, especially if it’s a dry summer. Your lawn needs to be taken care of especially during the summer. It needs enough watering to look and stay healthy. There are some problems that may occur that are out of your control. Here are some tips on how to… Read more »

Tips on Maintaining Your Yard

Cleaned up yard in the summer

It can be difficult to keep up with your yard work. We all assume that after spring clean-up, we can relax in the summer, but this is not the case. Mowing the lawn, edging, watering, weeding, etc. are just some of the chores we have to deal with in the summer. The best thing to… Read more »

The Benefits of Installing a Sprinkler System

Residential Lawn sprinkler system

Your home’s landscape and lawn care is something you should take pride in. If you like the look of your house, you should also like the look of your yard as well. Installing a sprinkler system for your lawn care needs might give you that extra attractive look to your home. Your grass and flower… Read more »

Choosing the Right Lawn Edging for Your Home

Lawn Maintenance Tips

  When we’re working on our lawns, we often focus heavily on the quality of the lawn itself, rather than its organization. But that latter part is key. Where a garden or lawn ends, and the next section of your back or front yard begins, is known as a lawn’s edge, and its maintenance, otherwise… Read more »

Three Ways to Increase the Value of Your Home with Your Curb Appeal

Tips to Improve Your Landscaping

Many homeowners underestimate how important curb appeal is. The best part? Little changes can make a huge difference! In fact, all homeowners should consider ways to improve curb appeal in order to increase the value of their home. Whether or not you’re looking to sell, it’s good to implement some changes which will boost your… Read more »

Choosing the Right Mulch for Your Landscape

Bark Mulch in the Hnads of a Gardener

The decision to mulch your landscape comes with numerous benefits. Mulching adds to the beauty of your landscape, creating a refreshed, polished look around the exterior of your home. Mulch comes in several types of materials and in various colors, so here are a few things to consider to help you choose the best mulch… Read more »

How to Enhance Your Front Yard

Front Yard Landscaping

Your front yard is the first thing people notice about your house. Whether your home is on the market, or whether you just want your property to be attractive, enhancing your front yard is a good idea. If your lawn is looking a little blah, read on to learn how to design a beautiful outdoor… Read more »

Landscaping For Beginners

Tips for simple landscaping

Warmer weather is on the horizon and it’s time to breathe life back into your landscaping. Are you hesitant because you’ve never landscaped before? Don’t worry! Here are a few beginner tips to spruce up your landscape design! Make a plan Your landscape is exactly that – yours! So the first step in tackling the… Read more »

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Gardening Lovers

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Gardening Lovers

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and if you’ve got someone in your life who loves planting, pruning, mulching and more, you may be wondering about the perfect gift. Read on for a few ideas for Valentine’s Day gifts for gardening lovers, and plant the seeds of love in your gardener’s heart this year…. Read more »

How to Care for Seedlings After Germination

How to Care for Seedlings After Germination

Once a seed sprouts and begins to grow after germination, a little help is required for the seedling to grow into a full plant. Though not necessarily difficult, caring for seedlings requires your full attention and care when your goal is healthy and robust plants. Watch out for threats Damping off is a horticultural disease… Read more »