Spring forward with our Lawn and Landscape Clean Ups! The clocks spring forward this weekend. When Monday morning arrives and we hit the snooze bar because we lost an hour of sleep, we hear the early morning birds singing and drift back to sleep dreaming of spring. Suddenly, we are snapped back to reality when […]
Winter’s Sneaky Lawn Killer Most people in this region love the look of a fresh blanket of snow, covering their lawn and neighborhood. We imagine that the phone will ring, and the boss will say, “Looks bad out there. Enjoy a day off.” And then you can spend a day enjoying the quiet that follows […]
GOT AN IRRIGATION SYSTEM? What is backflow prevention, and why is it necessary? Defining and Understanding Backflow Backflow occurs when the water pressure that enters your house drops suddenly; a siphon effect is created which can result in contaminated water being drawn back into your clean water supply (an underground water main or a private […]
The Relationship Between Soil and the Arrival of Spring Throughout the winter season, strong winds and heavy snow falls can scatter debris all over our lawn and landscape. This can become an enormous eyesore, causing many of us to count down the days until the weather warms enough to get out there and clean the […]
“Even winter – the hardest season, the most implacable – dreams, as February creeps on, of the flame that will presently melt it away. Everything tires with time, and starts to seek some opposition, to save it from itself.” – Clive Barker, The Hellbound Heart, 1986 Last week, good ‘ol Punxsutawney Phil saw his infamous […]
During icy Indiana winters and tasked with the challenges we face from snow removal and management , we rarely spend time thinking about that mountain of work that will need to be done to our lawns in the Spring. Instead, we allow ourselves to be overwhelmed with that ever-growing list of tasks, once the weather breaks. […]
Fertilization is vital in our region, however browsing your local home improvement store for the right blend of fertilization can be a daunting task. Having professional care for your lawn all season long takes the stress and worry out of managing the proper selection of products needed to promote a healthy, lush, green lawn. It […]
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