27 July 2019
Certain evergreen trees, particularly varieties of thuja, yews, and junipers, are traditionally pruned to give them a more pleasing shape and to guard against damage and disease. The varieties that require regular pruning have full, cylindrical or rounded shapes, as opposed to the naturally pleasing pyramidal shapes of pines, spruces, and firs. It's important that these trees are trimmed correctly, however, or you be doing more harm than good.
Don't Cut Into Old Wood
What To Do With A Dead Tree In Your Yard
1 June 2019
It can be heartbreaking to a homeowner to watch a beautiful tree in their yard decline and begin to die. Not only will it affect the appearance of your yard, you also have to decide what to do with the dead tree. The following will provide some options for handling this situation.
A dead tree provides important habitat for wildlife. Insects make these trees their home. Then, woodpeckers feed upon the insects.
Eager to Get Landscaping Done in a Rainy Climate? 3 Ways to Ensure Proper Drainage
23 February 2019
Making improvements to the landscaping of your yard can make a big difference in how much you want to enjoy spending time outside. Improvements can also add some curb appeal for your home. If you're interested in having landscaping done, but are hesitant due to living somewhere that gets a lot of rainfall, there are several projects that you should consider so that the landscaping is done properly and that you won't struggle with water pooling up in the yard.
Mistakes To Avoid When Investing In Proper Lawn Care
25 June 2018
If you are a new homeowner who wants to make the most of your lawn, then you need to invest in proper lawn care. Thankfully, lawn care does not require a lot of effort as long as you are doing the right things. There are quite a few mistakes that are easy to make, so keep reading to learn what they are so they can be avoided.
Cutting With Dull Blades