5 Reasons To Call A Lawn Service In The Fall
9 September 2021
If you've been thinking about hiring a landscaping service, fall is a good time to take a company for a test drive. Most lawns require fewer service calls, but the specificity of fall lawn care needs gives you a good opportunity to try a variety of services that are provided by the company.
Your landscaper will use a special machine to punch out plugs of soil from the lawn.
3 Tips To Add Personality To Front Yard Fencing During The Installation
16 August 2021
Your front yard can be one of the most significant statements for your home because it is the first thing people see when approaching your home. You also see your front yard every time you returned home, making it a great area to focus on when making improvements.
If you are considering fence installation and are worried that your personality won't come through, consider the tips you can use to give the fencing some much-needed personalization.
Compost versus Topsoil in Your Yard
22 July 2021
Topsoil and compost are both components of quality garden and lawn soil. Understanding the differences and when to use each can help you grow a healthier yard.
At its most basic, topsoil refers to the top few inches of soil in the yard. This layer tends to have a higher organic material content because this is where most rooting, plant growth, and microbial activity occurs within the soil. It is the layer where decaying leaves release nutrients and where worms and other soil life forms are most active.
Tree Surrounds — Why Avoid Them And What To Do Instead
23 June 2021
A tree adds charm, texture, and structure to any landscape. But the tree itself can cause some logistical challenges when landscaping around it. Many people opt for tree surrounds — a tightly planted ring of color or greenery around the base of the tree — to make it more attractive. But should you use a tree surround? And if not, what alternatives may be better choices? Here's what you need to know.