3 Vital Tree Care Steps That You May Be Neglecting

Do you own your own house? Are there one or more trees growing on the property? If you're like many people, you probably give little thought to your trees. They simply exist, and you occasionally admire them for their shade-giving properties. But while trees can stand to be ignored for a while, they aren't completely maintenance free. You don't need to trim them on a weekly basis like you have to do with your lawn, but there are still things that either you need to do or you need to hire someone else to do.   Read More...

Weed-Free Lawn Tips

With spring comes new beginnings -- which is often just the thing if you are hoping for a green lawn this year. Yet, weeds also take advantage of the new beginnings of spring to invade your lawn. The following tips can help you avoid this problem and get your lawn off to a healthy start. Tip #1: Dethatch and reseed The first key to fewer weeds is making sure the grass can thrive, since weeds will quickly take advantage of any bare or sparse spots in the lawn.   Read More...

Tips For Trimming Trees In Winter

Trimming in the winter will rejuvenate your trees and make them healthier and more fruitful in the spring. The sap in trees is relatively inactive during the winter and any cuts you make are less likely to bleed. This makes winter trimming gentler on your trees. Whether you decide to trim your trees yourself or hire a professional. Here are some things you should know to ensure that you or the person you hire does a good job.   Read More...

4 Tips To Help You With Trimming The Trees On Your Property

As a homeowner, trimming the trees on your property is highly important not only to maintain a beautiful curb appeal and desirable landscaping, but also to keep pests at bay and prevent property damage to your home and your neighbor's. To help you make tree trimming a bit easier, here are four tips to consider: 1. Trim at the Right Time: When it comes to trimming the trees on your property, you need to do so at the right time.   Read More...

Stumped By That Stump? Tips To Assist With Utilizing It Or Eliminating It

If there is a large tree stump on your property that you consider to be an eyesore, the following tips will assist with utilizing it or eliminating it altogether. Create A Planter Create a planter to hold some of your favorite varieties of flowering plants. Use a permanent marker to mark the outline of the desired planter on the top of the tree trunk. Cut into the outline with a pick axe.   Read More...