Summer Lawn Care and Water Saving Guidelines

Summer Lawn Care and Water Saving Guidelines Summer is a great time to enjoy your outdoor area.  Heat, wildlife, sunshine – your body is flooded with vitamin D and serotonin.  Your plants are feeling equally as good, too.  That being said, they’re also facing a great potential to not feel so good.  So while you’re in the back yard soaking … Read More

Epsom Salt… To Save Your Lawn?

Epsom Salt… To Save Your Lawn?! Epsom salt has been a go to home remedy for years. Known as a natural exfoliant, a remedy to dry skin, sore muscles, small wounds, or used to create an inhome home spa experience, epsom salts are widely used. What many people don’t know is that epsom salt can give almost miraculous results to any lawn … Read More

Benefits of Hiring A Lawn Care Company

Benefits of Hiring a Lawn Care Company   Benefits of Hiring a Lawn Care Company What happens when you don’t have the resources to have a great lawn on hand? Naturally you will still want to have an immaculate and amazing lawn. What you may not have is the time to put physical effort into it, so you will need … Read More

6 Landscape Design Mistakes

6 Landscape Design Mistakes   that can Ruin Your Home     Clumsy and neglected landscaping can not only damage your home’s curb appeal, but it can easily cut the value of the property and it will make it a lot harder to sell if you’re not careful. Real estate appraisers will often warn that bad landscaping is one of … Read More

Practical Landscaping Tips and Ideas

Practical Landscaping Tips and Ideas   When it comes to the art of landscaping, the useful way would be to combine your aesthetics with the practical side of the job. The examples ahead will explain ways you can pull this off without breaking the bank but by making your landscape great-looking and easy to maintain: Using flowers in your entryway … Read More

Got weeds? Let’s Kill ’em!

Cooler Weather Slows Weeds So we’re certainly into cooler weather, and thank goodness the grass has slowed down growing. That being said – not everything has stopped growing. Once the soil temps dropped below 70, the weeds of summer slowly began to die. The frost finished them off. The beautiful thing about nature – as the summer weeds died, the … Read More

Aeration and Overseeding in the Fall

Why Do We Aerate Lawns? Aeration reduces soil compaction.  Our soils are of lackluster quality.  Dense clay does not allow for water percolation easily.  Aeration pulls cores of soil out of the ground to allow for deeper water percolation.  This also allows for air to reach the root zone resulting in denser root clusters for each individual plant.   Aeration … Read More

Five Easy Tips to Increase Curb Appeal

When it comes to selling your home, curb appeal is the name of the game.  The more appealing you can make your house from the road, the more likely you’ll attract visitors through your doors.  There are several little things that do not cost much and can be accomplished relatively quickly that offer wonders for curb appeal.  Follow these five easy … Read More