Trees are beautiful and can often be a welcome addition to any yard. Unfortunately, however, trees don’t always stay beautiful. Furthermore, even the most gorgeous tree could pose a hazard under certain circumstances. Trees that are diseased, that are rotting, or that have other problems can pose a danger to … Read More
Getting a new tree to add to your landscape is an exciting change. Trees add power, beauty, and diversity to an otherwise average yard space. If you’ve purchased a larger tree instead of a sapling, it’ll take extensive preparation to get ready for installation day because trees can suffer from … Read More
The weather has been wild. There are storm alerts blaring from your phone and you can barely see your yard with the sheets of rain that are coming down. Of course, that’s not even mentioning the wind. Even though there might not be hurricane-force winds, things are certainly whipping around … Read More
If you’re tired of paying high utility bills and staring at a flat, boring lawn, you may be considering planting some ornamental trees around the perimeter of your property to generate some shade, muffle street noise, and serve as a home for birds, squirrels, and other wild creatures that can … Read More
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