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effect on drought

Most homeowners would rank the plant and trees in their yards as some of their home’s most important aesthetic features. Not only do they make it look great, but they also increase the value of the home. However, even someone with the greenest of thumbs can have it all go down the drain when drought… Read More


Yard Pests

As spring rears its head, many take to the outdoors to enjoy the beautiful weather that comes with this time of year. Along with great weather, spring also brings greener life, more daylight, and sunnier days. However, while all of these things sound great, not everything that comes with spring is welcomed with open arms.… Read More


Lawn preparation

The curb appeal of a home is largely influenced by the plant life that surrounds it. The greener and livelier the plant life around a home is, the more valuable it is perceived to be. However, while everyone loves green yards and lush gardens, not many know how to achieve this feat. It goes beyond… Read More


The Mulching Process

Many people in the United States love having healthy trees and vibrant plant life in their yards. This well-intended desire to help plant life grow is a great one, and many take it upon themselves to care for their trees and plants. While these proactive efforts are well intended, they often lead to incorrect techniques… Read More


Front Yard Shrubs

The plant life in a front yard has a lot to do with how a home is first perceived. It doesn’t even matter if the home is small or old. If the plant life outside is diverse and appealing, the home will appear more welcoming. However, not all plant life is the same. For example,… Read More


Colorado Trees

Colorado is land to some of the most beautiful and tough trees out there. Not all trees can withstand the harsh winters and extreme weather that the state often goes through. If you live in Colorado and are looking to plant some trees in your yard, make sure to choose wisely. The last thing anyone… Read More


benefits of trees

Everyone has seen one, and they’re pretty much everywhere. But besides making yards look nice, what else can trees do for us? With a little research, one can find that they do a lot more than we could probably ever do for them. The following are our favorite benefits of trees. Communal Benefits According to… Read More


Tree diseases

Just like people, trees suffer from illnesses and diseases as well. Many people know that trees suffer from illnesses. However, not everyone can identify these illnesses or even know what to look for. Knowing the diseases to look out for can prolong your tree’s life, and the plant life around it. Causes of Stress in… Read More


recycling fall leaves

As fall comes upon us, so do the leaves on trees. For some, a bed of leaves in the yard is just another chore on the list of things to do. However, there are more ways to use the leaves that fall from trees than sticking them in the green waste bin. Here are three… Read More


Proper Tree Planting

While it may seem simple, many people don’t know the necessary steps required for proper tree planting. It goes beyond digging a hole, putting a tree inside, and adding water. Preparation Picking the right season is crucial to a new tree’s survival. Early spring before budbreak is one of the best times to plant it.… Read More