Simple Tips to Trim your Hedges

One of the main aspects associated with the American dream is to have a garden and yard that is not only functional, but that also looks as aesthetically appealing as possible. While homeowners and property caretakers may think that hedge trimming is a job that is best left to the professionals, this may not always […]

How to Prep your Flowerbeds for Spring Showers

Are your garden’s flowerbeds your pride and joy? If so, you’ll want to ensure that they are as protected as possible before the arrival of the spring rains that could see delicate blooms being damaged or even washed away. Below are some handy tips that will provide just that little bit of additional protection to […]

These 4 Flowers are Great for Chicago Springs

As a Chicago homeowner, chances are that you’ll want your garden to look as pretty as possible by the time spring arrives, and what better way to do this than by planting flowers that are not only attractive, but that will also be able to withstand the weather conditions associated with being situated in hardiness […]

What Types of Grass are Great for the Illinois Climate?

Is the grass around your home or commercial property looking less than its best? If so, this could be due to a lack of care and maintenance, or in some cases, the incorrect grass varieties may have been planted in your yard. With Illinois being classified as a zone 5 growing area, it’s essential that […]

Want Something Different on your Lawn? Try a Rain Garden

If you’ve been living in your current property for more than a few years, chances are that you’re becoming tired of seeing the same old garden and lawn year after year when looking out of your windows – but you may also be at a loss as to what else can be done to provide […]

Insects that can Actually Help your Landscaping

Believe it or not, not all bugs and creepy crawly critters are harmful to garden plants, shrubs and bushes. Several insects can in fact be highly beneficial to have roaming among your favorite flowers, and a few examples of these will be mentioned below. Ladybugs Although these are usually quite attractive looking insects and often […]

How to Protect Landscaping for the Harsh Chicago Winters

Many homeowners think that winter is too challenging of a time to bother with gardening, but the truth is that this is the ideal time to start taking the necessary steps that will help protect your trees and plants against harsh weather and freezing temperatures. Keeping the following tips and advice in mind will help […]

Now’s the Time to Start Thinking about your Plan for Spring Landscaping

Although it may still be winter in Chicago, this doesn’t mean that it’s too soon to start making plans to prepare your lawn and garden for the upcoming spring in a month or two. After all, a beautiful garden doesn’t grow by itself – a fair amount of planning and work will be needed to […]

Protect your Plants against Winter Temperatures in Chicago

As a Chicago homeowner, you’ll want to ensure that your plants and garden are as well protected as possible against the harsh winter temperatures. While it makes sense to initially choose plants that are as hardy and resilient as possible, there are a few other steps you can take to ensure that your garden turns […]

Points to Consider when Planning your Next Landscaping Project

Freezing winter and often scorching summer temperatures can wreak havoc on plants, gardens, and landscaping in general in the Chicago area, especially if they haven’t been adequately prepared ahead of time. Below are a few tips that will help ensure that your next landscaping project is a tremendous success. Choose Plants that are Best Suited […]

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