Spring Lawn

5 Quick Tips to Get Your Yard Ready for Spring

Is your yard ready for spring? Here are some quick tips to make sure your lawn is looking its best this spring. Clean up your yard – Chances are over winter your bushes and hedges have started looking a bit untidy. Now is the time to get them trimmed back before they start to grow.


4 New Years Resolutions for Your Yard – 2019

It’s that time of the year! We love to make New Year’s Resolutions. Whether it’s going on a diet, spending more time with family, traveling, or something completely different, chances are you’ve at least thought about something you want to change for 2019! What about making one (or a few) resolutions for your lawn this

Christmas Decorations

Hints for Outdoor Christmas Decorating

With Christmas quickly approaching, outdoor decorations are popping up all around. Here are a few hints to keep you and your lawn safe this winter.


Fall Outdoor Check-List – Lawn Aeration

Once you’ve taken care of your gutter cleaning and are on top of leaf clean-up, consider having your lawn aerated in the fall. Here is some information about lawn aeration to consider.   What is lawn aeration? Aerating your lawn includes poking small holes in the soil so that water, air, and nutrients are able


Fall Outdoor Check-List: Leaves

Who doesn’t like looking at the beautiful contrast of fall leaves? The red, orange, and yellows make our ordinary commutes to work much more pleasurable. However, as those crisp leaves begin to fall, it creates a problem in our yards. What are we supposed to do with all of those leaves? If you do clean


Three Reasons To Clean Your Gutters In The Fall

Fall is a great time to have your gutters cleaned. Leaves begin falling, clogging the gutters. Debris from the summer builds-up, keeping rain water from running through freely. This can cause some big problems – both now and in the future. Here are 3 reasons to clean your gutters in the fall. It prevents damage

Yellow Jackets

Stinging Insects in Your Yard – Part 2

Part 2 of Stinging Insects in your Yard is all about paper wasps, yellow jackets, and baldfaced hornets. These creatures are also important for pollination, just like bees and can also help with pest control in your garden and yard. However, they can also be very dangerous if you stumble into one of their nests.

Honey Bee

Stinging Insects in Your Yard – Part 1

What is your first reaction when you hear a buzzing insect flying around your head on a warm summer’s day? Do you run the other way? Do you try to kill it? Or do you just ignore it hoping it won’t sting you? Whatever your reaction, it’s important to know what creatures are in your

Cinch Bugs

3 Common Lawn Pests To Look Out For

Lawn Pests Summer is the perfect time to make happy memories with your family and friends in your backyard. The weather’s warm, there’s plenty of sun, but there are also numerous pests that love to take over your lawn. You can’t always see them – unless you investigate closely, but you can sure see the


Lawn Care Diseases – Powdery Mildew

Everyone wants a great looking lawn, and we know it’s not fun to talk about lawn diseases, it is important to address if you want the best looking lawn on the block. Here is a common lawn condition and what to do to fix it. Characteristics: Powdery Mildew loves shade and high humidity. It usually