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3 Reasons to Add a Timer to Your Sprinkler System

As a homeowner, you’re probably already aware of the long list of to-do items that comes along with the joy of owning property. Seasonal repairs, landscaping and keeping your home neat and clean are just part of the experience. If you’ve ever struggled with your lawn, then you also know how important it is to water it at just the right frequencies to promote full, healthy growth. But finding the time…

Read more| Feb 12, 2018

Seasonal Prep for Your Home: Things to Do Outdoors Before Spring

The transition from winter to spring is always a much anticipated one. Time to open the windows again, clean up clutter or debris that’s gathered over the dormant months, and a chance to start anew.Prepping the outdoors for seasonal changes, when done properly, can help your lawn to flourish and boost your curb appeal. Heads will turn to admire the tall green grass and pretty flowers growing from your…

Read more| Jan 29, 2018

Preparing Your Sprinkler System for Spring

Sprinkler systems play an important role in our lawn care efforts today. Most people don’t have time to spend watering their lawns and gardens every day- sometimes twice a day- just to give plants the essential water they need to grow thick and lush. Sprinkler systems take the guess work and labor-intensive task and handle it for you. Some systems can even be programmed, timed and managed remotely…

Read more| Jan 22, 2018

Garden Plans for 2018: Top Must-Haves

Even though many states are currently battling snow storms and winter weather, it won’t be long before the forecast is calling for warmer temps and your green thumb starts itching. If you’ve already been dreaming out the possibilities for your garden in the summer of 2018, consider these must-haves.Irrigation System Depending how serious a gardener you are, you might be thinking about upping your game…

Read more| Jan 17, 2018

It’s Never Too Early to Plan for Spring Lawn Care

It may be difficult to think about the upcoming spring season for many of us in the U.S. who are currently clearing up snow from a giant blizzard, but the warmer months aren’t too far away. The best way to be prepared for them is to start planning now. Have your yearly maintenances scheduled, plan for landscapers or a mowing service, and get your sprinkler system in working order.Here are some tips…

Read more| Jan 05, 2018

5 Tips for Buying Your Next Lawn Mower

Even though most states are experiencing a cold front at the moment, you may already be thinking about your next big purchase for when the weather is warmer – a lawn mower. Now’s a great time to start researching the topic and deciding which lawn mower is best for your needs. Here are some tips to consider when it comes time to buy your next lawn mower.AgeIf you’ve had the same mower for the last decade…

Read more| Dec 29, 2017

Fighting Drought: Ideas to Save Your Lawn

There is so much care and attention that goes into a beautiful lawn. From getting just the right amount of water to the roots, to providing nutrients and ensuring sunlight makes its way on to the ground for a few hours a day – and so many other ways to keep grass growing and healthy. One thing we don’t think about much is how very warm temperatures or long periods of time with no precipitation and…

Read more| Dec 11, 2017

3 Little Known Ways to Have a Thriving Lawn

Keeping your lawn healthy involves more than just cutting and watering it over the summer months. There is a lot of care that goes into those lawns you drive by and obsess over. From adding nutrients to the soil, to cutting it at just the right height and watering at the right time of day, there are some skills needed to have a plush blanket of green grass on your property. Here are 3 little known…

Read more| Dec 04, 2017

Can Overseeding Help Thicken Your Lawn?

Most homeowners take pride in their lawn. It’s a part of the property that really showcases how much you care about the appearance and condition of your dwelling. Even the most architecturally beautiful home will lose its glamour if there is dry, dead grass laid out in front of it. A lush carpet of green grass isn’t that hard to achieve either. With the right know-how and some basic nutrients, your…

Read more| Nov 27, 2017

Winter Lawn Care Tips You Need to Know

Keeping your yard looking great all year long might seem like a challenge. Especially if you live in an area where snow fall or drought happen. But there are things you can do each season to ensure your lawn is looking the best it possibly can for your conditions.Everything from pruning back trees and cutting lawn at the right height, to adjusting sprinkler timers is necessary. Here are some winter…

Read more| Nov 20, 2017