A healthy lawn requires proper turf management. The following tips can help you develop a care plan for your lawn. 1. Fertilize Properly Healthy lawns need nitrogen to stay green, phosphorus to grow well, and many micronutrients to remain healthy. Lawn fertilizers are designed to provide just the nutrients necessary in the correct ratios, but these formulations are typically made for well-balanced soils -- which may not be the case in every yard.
17 March 2020
When you look around your landscape, you may find a number of areas that you would like to change or focus on improving. While some homeowners may want to make their landscape more attractive, you may be most interested in making your property more sustainable. Although you can learn about what all your options are and handle the work on your own, you cannot go wrong with hiring professional landscapers who can make sure the entire process goes smoothly.
28 January 2020
If you want to keep your lawn looking good through winter, there is maintenance that needs to be done. The basic maintenance of your lawn and landscaping includes cutting the grass, raking and pruning trees to prepare for next spring. With a little extra care and knowledge, your turf will be greener and the plants in your landscaping will be healthier next spring. The following lawn care and landscaping maintenance will help you get through winter with a greener lawn and healthier plants next spring:
25 November 2019
The addition of retaining walls around your home can be great to protect your home from problems with erosion and damage. They can also be a great solution to add more usable features to outdoor living spaces and other attractive improvements to the landscaping around your home. The following tips will help with improvements to landscaping and outdoor spaces using retaining walls: Using Retaining Walls to Deal with Landscaping Elevations and Prevent Erosion Problems
28 October 2019
Whether you want to admit it or not, winter is on its way and has already arrived in several parts of the country. It is always smart to be prepared, especially for something as serious as winter weather and its dangerous conditions. Use the following recommendations to get yourself prepared to tackle the upcoming snowfall and ice on your property that will come with the winter conditions in your area.
28 October 2019
When it comes to landscaping, most people think of flowers and other planted foliage. While greenery is one component of a beautiful landscape, the structural components underlying your property are just as important. Retaining walls can keep your soil in place. Here are four benefits you'll gain from building these structures: 1. Your retaining wall can come in various styles. There is more than one type of retaining wall available. Gravity retaining walls are the most common variety used for residential landscaping.
24 September 2019
Do you have a deck on your home that is old and falling apart? Maybe your home has never had a nice deck, at least for as long as you have owned it. If you would like to get a new deck put in, you might be tempted to try to do the job yourself. However, that might not be what you want to do. It may be better for you to hire a deck contractor, such as from Affordable Services Inc, to do all of the work for you.
22 August 2019