An Ounce Of Prevention Is Worth A Pound Of Cure When it comes to lawn care, being pro-active can mean the difference between having a healthy lawn or a lawn over-run with weeds. Timing is the most important factor when it comes to the effectiveness of these measures, commonly referred to as pre-emergent treatments. These […]
Is It Spring Yet?! If you’re anything like us, then you are completely over winter and ready to be outside soaking up sun-shiny vitamin D! Spring is a time of revitalization. Not just for us, but for all forms of life. Now is the time to start thinking about your spring clean ups! These are […]
You know a healthy lawn when you see one – it’s thick, lush, and the color is vibrant; however, growing a healthy lawn of your own doesn’t always seem easy to attain. Here in the Midwest, our lawns run the risk of high weed-to-grass ratios and nutrient deficiencies that can leave lawns looking barren. The […]
As Dwight D. Eisenhower once wisely noted, “Plans are nothing; planning is everything”. This rings true in many aspects of life, one of which is preparing the ideal landscaping solution for your home. Contrary to what some might think, winter is the perfect time to get a jump start on next year’s landscaping projects and […]
Don’t Let Sun Scald Ruin Your Trees Protect Your Trees From Sunscald One common ailment affecting trees during the winter months is what we refer to as sunscald – the freezing of bark following warmer temperatures which results in visible damage to the tree. Sunscald typically affects young trees with thin bark such as locusts, […]
Planting trees and shrubs is a great way to bring color and texture into your landscapes. It also adds curb appeal and increases the value of your homes. When it comes to planting, it’s important to keep in mind what times of the year are the best times to plant new plantings.
Fall Clean Ups Are Important, And We Can Help! Fall truly is one of the loveliest times of year – the leaves are vibrant with color, the weather is changing from sweltering to crisp, and we are settling into a season of comfort. Many people are tempted to put lawn care and landscape bed maintenance […]