Your lawn should represent a peaceful and enjoyable green space that frames your home and presents an opportunity to relax in the great outdoors. Unfortunately, unless you take the proper preventative steps, it can also be an area where threats arise. Dying and damaged trees may come crashing down in … Read More
If you’re like most dog owners, your fur-bearing best friend is a member of the family, and you want to do whatever you can to keep your family safe and comfortable. This includes creating an enviable backyard oasis. Unfortunately, if you don’t take your dog’s unique needs into consideration, you … Read More
Now that the long winter has ended and spring has finally sprung, you may be thinking of planting some new bright, beautiful flowers in your yard. While a few flowers can make any yard look more beautiful, when you plant them in the wrong places or make mistakes when caring … Read More
Many people understand the need for professionals when it comes to things like fixing plumbing or repairing a car, but when it comes to landscaping, do-it-yourself projects reign supreme. After all, how hard can it be to plant a flower, spread mulch, or lay sod?
While some landscaping tasks can … Read More
When managing their landscapes, property owners must consider two factors. First, the impact of human actions on the native plants and creatures. Second, the damage done animal friends and foes do to woodsy spaces.
Some of the mammals, insects, and birds that visit the branches of trees are helpful to … Read More
From covering the windows with plastic to servicing your snow blower, there are several steps you as a homeowner need to take to prepare for winter. Specifically, the snow and chilly temperatures can wreak havoc on the immature trees in your yard. If you don’t care for young trees properly, … Read More
Tree squirrels are simultaneously among the most beloved and hated of suburban and urban wildlife, as their antics can draw both admiration and scorn from homeowners. While squirrels are undoubtedly fun to watch, the truth is they can cause significant damage to both ornamental and nut-producing trees. Below is more … Read More
No matter where you live in the United States, droughts may be an unavoidable part of summer. Unfortunately, even if a drought doesn’t affect your health, it will impact the health and wellness of your trees. A consistent lack of rainfall and moisture can prove disastrous to your trees, which … Read More
Spring provides much-needed relief from the cold temperatures and bleak landscapes of winter. However, while spring may be a cheerful season, warmer weather also means higher levels of rainfall and snow runoff.
Water may be essential to tree growth, but flooding and oppressive rainfall can cause serious tree damage. In … Read More
Severe storms can uproot trees, leave branches strewn across your yard, and threaten the structural integrity of your home. While not all tree-related storm damage can be prevented, homeowners do have options that protect their trees and the buildings on their property.
In this blog, we cover the most common … Read More