Fall Landscape Needs

You’ve probably heard conflicting advice about the best time of year for landscaping work. The truth is, some things are better in the fall, while others need to wait for spring and summer. Before you prepare to cuddle up under a blanket in front of a fire all winter, here are a few things to do to ensure great results …

Summer Gardening Trends

As you’re designing your landscaping, it’s important to create a look that will see you through many seasons. But you can really spice things up by mixing in some annuals with your perennials. For the plants and flowers you’ll be replacing every year, you have a little extra freedom to go with this year’s trends. Here are some to consider …

How To Protect Your Lawn From A Heat Wave

The summer months bring relentless heat, making it essential that you stay hydrated if you have to be outside any length of time. But humans aren’t the only ones who suffer when temperatures reach 100 degrees. Your lawn also needs some protection. If your yard has started to turn an unattractive brown color in patches, don’t worry. When things cool …

Is It Okay to Prune Bushes in the Summer?

Trees and bushes can greatly enhance a home’s curb appeal, but only if they’re maintained. Over time, some bushes will naturally grow, leading you to pull out the trimmers to keep things looking neat and tidy. But before you start pruning, pay close attention to the type of greenery you have in your yard. Some bushes can actually suffer if …