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As spring rolls around, many look forward to spending more time outside of their homes. This also provides many the opportunity to plant or tend to the gardens and plant life outside of their home. However, while many homeowners have great intentions when trying to tend to their gardens and trees, they often lack the… Read More


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


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


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


Cold Weather Tree Care

The holiday season is near, which means cold weather and snowfall may be coming. As the colder weather comes, people get ready by digging out winter clothes from the closet, and buying hot drinks. Everyone always makes sure to have enough blankets as well.  It’s a process that happens year after year, but does anyone… Read More


tree landscape

Trees are wonderful additions to any home, they increase property value, clean the air, provide trade and privacy, and can even reduce noise from busy roads around your home. The benefits are endless and by planting trees you can also do your small part to help the environment. What about when you plant these trees,… Read More


lawn care

Your lawn should be thriving and healthy, however many lawns are heavily affected by the mistakes their owners make. From over watering to dull equipment and over cutting, a lawn can be starved for nutrients and die fairly quickly without the right care. Your lawn can thrive by avoiding these lawn care mistakes and giving… Read More


tree trimming mistakes

Everyone wants to save money, and often times we find ourselves taking on DIY projects that are better left for the experts. Tree trimming is one of those projects homeowners regret trying to do on their own because they make a lot of big mistakes. Tree trimming is important to maintain the health of a… Read More


plant a tree for arbor day

Arbor Day was created to encourage people to plant trees. National Arbor Day is always the same every year, the last Friday in April. Although worldwide, Arbor Day is celebrated on a day that correlates to the best time of the year to plant a tree. Planting a tree can have many positive effects on… Read More


How to Fertilize your Tree Before you get started fertilizing your trees, there is no need to remove any mulch to start fertilizing. Always be mindful not to over-fertilize by scattering it too close to the trunk or by using too much. It is necessary to fertilize throughout the entire root system. In general, the… Read More