How to Place and Size a Rain Garden to Fit Your Landscape

Installing a rain garden is a great way to reduce runoff and return water to its source. Rain gardens are growing in popularity as an environmentally friendly way to infiltrate rainwater into your home landscape. This has great potential to reduce the overall demand on municipal sewerage systems and is a cost-effective means of effectively […]

Questions to Ask Your Landscape Contractor

Find out what you need to know about hiring the right professional to execute your outdoor project. Whether small or large, landscaping updates provide an opportunity to improve life in your home. This is where landscaping contractors can come into play. When it’s time to choose someone to oversee the construction of your project, asking […]

Understand the site to sustainably manage stormwater

Follow this guide to learn how water moves through your landscape and how to best manage it. The key to creating a truly resilient and sustainable storm water management plan for your home environment is understanding your site. Explore how water works in the landscape and how it fits into the bigger picture. Identify existing […]

Choose the right irrigation system for your yard

Learn the pros and cons of drip irrigation, soaker hoses, underground systems, and more to find  out what’s best for you. Your garden needs water to be healthy and combined with today’s technology, the right irrigation system can be customized to fit your landscape and give you the exact coverage you want while saving you […]

Help You Prepare for Landscape Construction

To help your outdoor renovation project go smoothly, follow these tips from landscaping experts: Landscape renovations take time. It’s also messy and often uncomfortable. Taking certain steps at the beginning can make everything a little easier for you and your crew. Knowing what to expect as things progress also helps you understand the process. To […]

Remove Fall Leaves from Your Yard 

Learn about our top tips to avoid buyer’s regret and get more valuable buying and planting advice. It is not only people who enjoy the temperature of autumn, but also plants. In fact, fall can be one of the best times to add new plants to your landscape. Mild temperatures in autumn are relatively mild […]

Prepare your trees for fall

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The changing seasons are a time loved by many and feared by others. The trees’ lush green leaves  are at their peak. What happens next?  To avoid ugly surprises and stand out as a good homeowner, you need to take proper steps to care  for your trees in the fall. From the moment the first […]

Taking care of fallen leaves in your yard

How to properly care for trees in late summer and early fall

Fall is the best time of the year. Everything is full of color. Your trees and shrubs will turn to gold,  ruby, bronze and plum. Transformation before winter comes is something everyone enjoys.  But once the leaves start falling from the deciduous trees, the cleaning begins. When there are  leaves on the trees, it may […]

How to properly care for trees in late summer and early fall

Taking care of fallen leaves in your yard

If you take pride in your landscaping, chances are you’ve invested a lot of time and energy into  caring for your trees. It is not difficult to keep trees and fields healthy and ready for the next season.  With a little effort, you can keep your trees beautiful and healthy all year round.  Late summer […]

Common tree problems that occur in the fall

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Trees play an important role in our environment. They help purify the air we breathe and provide  a home for wildlife. Trees also add beauty to our landscape. But like all living things, trees need  care to keep them healthy. Unfortunately, as the seasons progress, your trees are at risk for  developing certain problems, from […]