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Chrysanthemums 101

Chrysanthemums 101

Mums can give you color till the cold comes.  Chrysanthemums nicknamed “mums,” are one of fall’s quintessential flowers. They’re usually the last plant to bloom before frost, ushering your garden into the big sleep of winter with a last bang of color.There are many...

Trends for Outdoor Spaces

Trends for Outdoor Spaces

The outdoor season is never long enough, is it? Homeowners are always looking for ways to create outside spaces that are unique, comfortable and help them make the most of their sunny days and warm evenings. From outdoor kitchens and living rooms to retro-shape pavers...

Adding a Walkway to your home

Adding a Walkway to your home

With the right materials, a walkway can completely transform a home’s curb appeal. Today’s walkways can feel both historic and modern. If you own a home and have a yard, your outdoor space probably includes some sort of path -- from front sidewalk to front door,...

Fun Facts About Pumpkins

Fun Facts About Pumpkins

Nothing says autumn more than a beautiful, orange pumpkin, but this most beloved symbol of fall is hiding some fun little secrets. Think you know everything there is to know about these great big gourds? We wanted to SHARE some fun facts about pumpkins! Pumpkins are...

Learn About Tulips

Learn About Tulips

The perfect time to plant Tulips has arrived! The reasoning behind planting tulips in the late fall (October- November) is that tulips require 12-14 weeks of temperatures below 40 degrees Fahrenheit in order to bloom in the spring. It is also helpful because the low...

How to Winterize Your Lawn Mower

How to Winterize Your Lawn Mower

A couple of critical maintenance measures are all it takes for you to prevent major damage.  If you want your mower to last for decades, you’ll be smart to follow the following step: Clean the Deck - Ideally, you should be in the habit of doing this throughout the...

Fall Lawn Maintenance

Fall Lawn Maintenance

Don’t Stop Mowing Just Yet ... Only cut your grass if it is still growing. Once the temperatures consistently drop below 50 degrees during the day, it’s time to put away the mower for the season. Fall yard maintenance is all about helping your lawn finish strong so...

Fall planting of trees and shrubs

Fall planting of trees and shrubs

Many times, the ideal time to begin planting trees and shrubs is six weeks before the first sign of hard frost. September through November is the ideal time for tree planting because it allows the roots to become established before the ground freezes and winter sets...

Tips for Hot Summer Weather

Tips for Hot Summer Weather

One of the biggest challenges you can face when maintaining your landscape is creating a design which can withstand a long, hot summer. Hot weather is the sworn enemy of many of the traditional landscaping elements used on residential properties. We wanted to offer...

Helping Grass Survive the Summer and HOT Temperatures TIPS

Helping Grass Survive the Summer and HOT Temperatures TIPS

Some types of grass do better in high temperatures, but all are likely to suffer as the thermometer rises during the hottest months of the year. Keeping the lawn healthy can be a challenge.For those battling hot days, scorching sun and the occasional drought, HGTV...

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