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How to Protect Your Yard During Storms

Landscaping for Storm Preparation Hurricanes are usually thought of as a tropical occurrence, but they do travel up the coast to New England, which is why it’s important to create a storm-resistant landscape. The most essential—and potentially dangerous—element in your yard is a tree. During high winds, trees that aren’t strong, such as willow or [...]

October 6th, 2017|Landscape Design, Landscape Solutions, Landscaping for Storm Preparation|Comments Off on How to Protect Your Yard During Storms

Retaining Walls

Add Landscape Elements That Enhance Your Property When most people think of retaining walls, they think of a useful way to hold back water and soil from uneven, sloping landscapes. But you’ll find that they are also useful for a number of purposes, and can enhance, as well as add value, to your property. Adding [...]

September 29th, 2017|Commercial Landscaping Company MA, Fall Lawn Renovations, Landscape Solutions, Retaining Walls|Comments Off on Retaining Walls

Top Tips for the Removal of Weeds: PART 2

How to Remove Weeds in Your Yard Top Tips for the Removal of Weeds In the last blog, we talked about how to prevent weeds in your yard. But if you’re like most people, those stubborn plants have grown and are now scattered across your lawn, hurting your curb appeal and posing a real headache. [...]

September 15th, 2017|Commercial Landscaping Company MA, How to Eliminate Weeds from Your Yard, How to Prevent Weeds in Your Yard|Comments Off on Top Tips for the Removal of Weeds: PART 2

How to Prevent Weeds in Your Yard: PART 1

Top Tips for the Prevention of Weeds No matter what time of year, there is a constant problem lurking in your yard. You guessed it—weeds! So this blog is going to really “get in the weeds,” and offer you some helpful, even surprising, solutions for controlling these pesky plants. What is a weed? Simply, a [...]

August 25th, 2017|How to Eliminate Weeds from Your Yard, How to Prevent Weeds in Your Yard, Landscape Solutions, Organic Lawn Care|Comments Off on How to Prevent Weeds in Your Yard: PART 1

Aeration and Seeding

Compacted soil and thatch are two big problems to having a healthy face. Core Aeration will help to alleviate these problems by allowing beneficial air, water, and nutrient movement to reach the root zone. Aeration should be a regular part of any annual lawn maintenance program to reduce soil compaction and thatch in check. Benefits [...]

Is Your Lawn Environmentally Friendly?

A Few Smart Changes You Can Make Today Many people want to do their part to protect the environment, but there is so much confusing information out there. It seems too difficult before they have even begun! If you are one of these people, and you have children and / or pets and would like [...]

August 11th, 2017|Commercial Landscaping Company MA, Lawn Renovations, Organic Lawn Care|Comments Off on Is Your Lawn Environmentally Friendly?

Creative Landscaping: How to Get That WOW Factor!

Transforming your landscape isn’t as difficult as you might think. It just takes a bit of creativity. Read on to find out how to go from ho-hum to WOW! Plants   Did you know there are more than 400,000 species of plants out there? It can seem overwhelming, trying to decide which to choose for [...]

July 21st, 2017|Commercial Landscaping Company MA, Landscape Design, Landscape Solutions|Comments Off on Creative Landscaping: How to Get That WOW Factor!

Common Landscaping Problems

Are Any of These Destroying Your Curb Appeal? When landscaping your home, you may run into unexpected issues. In past blogs, we’ve talked about how to use your property’s natural surroundings to make the most of them. Sometimes, however, your surroundings could pose problems. Knowing how to solve them will help you get the landscape [...]

July 7th, 2017|Landscape Design, Landscape Solutions|Comments Off on Common Landscaping Problems

Seeding Your Lawn in the Summer

It’s Not Too Late!   Spring and fall tend to be the best seasons to grow new grass because of mild temperatures. If you live in Massachusetts, the best time to plant grass seed is early fall. This is because the ground is warm enough to help the growth of seedlings, and the days can be [...]

June 23rd, 2017|Irrigation Company, Landscape Design, Landscape Solutions, Lawn Core Aeration, Lawn Renovations, Organic Lawn Care, Slice Seeding|Comments Off on Seeding Your Lawn in the Summer

Treating Infestations in Your Lawn

How to Tell Which Pests You Have Now that warmer weather is here, many homeowners like to get out and do gardening. What if, however, you notice areas where there is no grass—only dirt scattered in uneven patterns in your lawn? Or you see small holes in various places in the front and/or back yard? [...]