It’s that time of year again when the kids are back in school, the weather is starting to change and so is your yard. It’s time to get your lawn ready for these changes. Here are some things you should do for your lawn to keep it healthy during these upcoming colder months. Mowing Continue… [Read More]
Many people see a tree or shrub they like, buy it and plant it. Then, they discover that the plant isn’t thriving as they expected. Here are some reasons why it is best to leave the planting of shrubs and trees to the professionals… Choosing the Right Plants To Use A professional landscaper will have… [Read More]
Mulching your landscaping can be time consuming and exhausting and that is one reason why choosing the correct mulch is important. However, most importantly, the right mulch not only can help decrease the growth of weeds, provide nutrition for your plants, it can also protect your plants’ roots from extreme temperatures. The following are some… [Read More]
5 Landscape Enhancements That Improve Home Owner Associations (HOA) in the Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky Area…
So many things in life require a lot of time, money, and stress. Fortunately, enhancing your landscaping isn’t one of them! Here are five easy ways to add value and a WOW factor to your HOA without breaking the bank… Plant Around Focal points There are some spots around your HOA that you would like… [Read More]
Lawn Care & Landscaping Services Buyer’s Guide: #3 What Are the Special Conditions of Your Yard That Can Impact Its Care and Maintenance?
Looking to hire or replace a professional lawn maintenance company? We’ve created this Lawn Care Services Buyer’s Guide Blog Series to make your decision as easy as possible. You’ve figured out your landscaping situation, what services you need, and which tasks you want to complete yourself. Now you need to figure out what is special about your yard so… [Read More]
Lawn Care & Landscaping Services Buyer’s Guide: #2 What Landscaping Tasks Do You Have the Time and Equipment To Complete Yourself?
Looking to hire or replace a professional lawn maintenance company? We’ve created this Lawn Care Services Buyer’s Guide Blog Series to make your decision as easy as possible. You’ve figured out your landscaping situation and what services you need and now you need to figure out which, if any, tasks you want to do yourself. To complete the tasks… [Read More]
We’ve noticed some landscaping design trends and wanted to share them with you. We understand that trends in landscaping, like fashion, can be fleeting at best, so we try to stay away from proposing ideas that we don’t think you’ll like in 5 years time. That’s our rule of thumb when telling clients about what… [Read More]
Drainage problems can happen in even the most well maintained yards and they are one of the biggest problems a homeowner can have to fix. Patios and walkways can crack because of soggy ground. Roots will rot and mosquitoes will swarm near soil that doesn’t properly drain. It’s best to catch drainage problems early so be on… [Read More]
Commercial Landscaping Tips – Some Things to Prepare For When Creating Your Annual Landscaping Budget
Does your commercial landscaping budget allow for all your short term and long term landscaping goals? The following tips will help you avoid some common landscape budgeting mistakes we see Cincinnati / Northern Kentucky Businesses make year after year. Leave Room For Material Cost Increases Leave some room for price inflation for plants and other… [Read More]
Maybe you need some repairs and your hubby just can’t nail two boards to together. Maybe something is wrong with one of your rental properties and you don’t have the time to fix it yourself. The following lays out the differences between the services of a handyman and a contractor. The Size of the Project… [Read More]