How to Get Rid of Moss in Your Yard

Moss can be unsightly, especially if it’s in the middle of your lawn or garden. If moss is growing in your yard, then it is an indicator that there is something quite wrong with your yard. It’s important to understand the condition of your soil so that you can make it an uninhabitable place for moss. [Read more…]

Why Landscape? Here are 7 Reasons

When you look at your front and back yard, do you see something that you like? Do you use your yard, or do you go elsewhere for your outdoor fun? Do you worry about pooling water, dead spots, or the state of your plants? Have you always wondered about how to make your home simultaneously more beautiful and safer? Here are seven reasons why you should look at getting your land landscaped: [Read more…]

How to Improve Curb Appeal: Mow the Lawn

Whether you’re looking to rent or sell a house, or just to get it appraised, the appearance of the grounds of your house can have an often underappreciated effect on its value. And of all the greenery you might have on a property, the most all-encompassing is also the most all-covering: your grass. With proper maintenance you can have a lawn that’s green and level, not only turning your neighbors green with envy, but also putting more green in your pocket. [Read more…]

Don’t Wait, Aerate! Why and When You Should Be Aerating Your Lawn

Achieving the perfect lawn is no small feat. However, if you simply employ some minor lawn care practices including but not limited to: regular mowing, fertilization, and watering, your lawn will be the best on the block in no time. One of the most important steps in perfecting your lawn is to make sure you are keeping it aerated. [Read more…]

Easier than You Think: Training Grape Vines

Grape vines can be a great addition to your outdoor space, whether they are growing along a fence, garden wall, arbor, trellis, etc. Depending on where they’re grown, grape vines can add visual interest, shade and privacy. If you’re interested in pursuing a culinary hobby, you can learn how to make your own jams, pies, and even wine with the grapes they produce. [Read more…]

Identifying Different Types of Weeds in Your Lawn

In order to keep a pristine lawn, you are going to need to familiarize yourself with the most common types of weeds so you can know how to best get rid of them. [Read more…]

How to Get Your Grass Green

Nothing makes your home look more beautiful than a vibrant, green lawn. However, maintaining the perfect lawn is not easy to do. Follow some of the below tricks to ensure that you have dense, green grass.  [Read more…]

Plants that Repel Insects

Certain aspects of your garden can take care of themselves, which can make your gardening workload a little lighter. One way to make gardening easier is by having plants that repel insects. Some plants contain properties that repel harmful insects. These plants provide both beauty and functionality to your garden. Also, they are a natural way to fight off some of the invading pests, without having to spray them with insecticides.  [Read more…]

What do the Numbers on Fertilizer Mean?

What homeowner doesn’t want a gorgeous lawn to accent their home? [Read more…]

Choosing the Best Type of Mulch for Your Yard

Mulch is a great tool to beautify your yard or garden while simultaneously making it easier to maintain. [Read more…]