Why You Need to Mulch the Base of Your Trees in Early Fall

Mulch is a staple in many Chicagoland gardens and landscapes, but the real purpose of mulch is often incredibly misunderstood. If you think mulch is utilized as weed control, or perhaps as a way to make landscaping look more appealing and refined, you will be surprised to learn these facts. The real uses and importance […]

September Landscaping and Gardening Tips for Chicago Homeowners

September is upon us, and that means the temperatures will soon start falling, the cool breezes will blow, and homeowners across the Chicagoland area will need to start their early fall landscaping and gardening. Below is some information that can help you prepare your lawn and garden for fall to ensure its health and beauty […]

Expert Tips on Growing a Home Garden

If you’re interested in growing a garden at home, there are several interesting directions you could take. Fruits, vegetables, and flowers are excellent choices, but only if you know what to plant, when to plant them, and how to care for them. Below are some expert tips on growing a home garden that you can […]

Tools You’ll Need to Get Ready for Fall Landscaping

Fall landscaping can be incredibly rewarding, particularly when the fruits of your labor become apparent in the early spring months. If you want to prep your lawn for the next growing season, though, you’ll need some specific tools to get the job done. Here’s what you’ll need to carry you through autumn’s landscaping. An Aerator […]

When Is the Right Time to Prune Bushes, Plants, and Trees?

Many homeowners in the Chicago area go out to prune their bushes, plants, and trees once or twice each year – all at the same time – in order to save themselves time and keep growth under control. However, not all plants should be pruned and trimmed at the same time. Below, you can learn […]

Why You Should Be Careful with Store Bought Lawn Fertilizer

Many homeowners don’t think twice about picking up a container of everyday lawn fertilizer at their favorite home goods or department store. They believe that fertilizing is part of everyday lawn maintenance and that fertilizers, for the most part, are all the same. Unfortunately, this is not the case and that store bought lawn fertilizer […]

5 Quick and Easy Ways to Enhance Your Curb Appeal with Landscaping

Curb appeal can be described as the overall attractiveness of your home and property when viewed from the street. If you’re interested in sprucing up your lawn and home exterior, but you don’t have a lot of time or a huge budget, the following five ideas are great choices. You can contact a landscaping and […]

When is the Right Time to Fertilize your Plants in Chicago?

Although most avid gardeners know how important it is to ensure that they fertilize their plants, not everyone is aware that there are ideal times for fertilizing as well. The handy hints and tips below will help ensure that virtually any garden in Chicago is fertilized at the right time of year. Get Started in […]

Landscaping Trends for People that Live in Chicagoland Area

Over the past few years, landscaping trends have shifted considerably. Although aesthetically appealing layouts have always been popular, more property owners than before are realizing that this is no longer the most important aspect to consider. Here are a few new urban landscaping trends that are being seen more and more often in the Chicagoland […]

5 Plants that Look Great in Any Residential Landscaping Project

If you’re a homeowner, you know that it can be tough to find time to do your own landscaping. Hiring a residential landscaping company is often an easier option than trying to handle it yourself. Because of this, it is a good idea to invest in plants that look amazing and provide plenty of color […]

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