Posted in Gardening on Oct 12, 2019
Planting trees is one of the easiest ways to make a positive change in the environment, and if you’re a homeowner, it’s also one of the best ways to cut down on utility expenses. According to a recent study, having carefully positioned trees in the backyard provides a natural cooling system for your home, enabling you to save as much as 35 percent in energy consumption each year.
Posted in Homeowners on Oct 09, 2019
You can have a good time to relax in the Spring or Summer season. However, it can be stressful on your turf. With the intense heat of summer, it can degrade the health of your lawn. The constant foot traffic, weeds, drought, and insect can also damage it.
Posted in Homeowners on Oct 04, 2019
Nowadays, having a lawn or a backyard is the most important feature that a property can have. According to a new survey by the National Association of Landscape Professionals, having a spacious lawn is the number one priority of Millennials, with 82% saying that it is an essential factor when choosing a home.
Posted in Homeowners on Oct 04, 2019
The trend of outdoor living is increasing quickly and the need to have a garden patio is what follows. By just looking in a magazine you will notice many advertisements for garden patios. All you need to do is use a little creativity and imagination to create some garden patio ideas that are completely unique and beautiful. Everybody wants to have the best garden right in their backyard, however their budget might be restricting them from doing this.
Posted in Farming on Aug 11, 2019
On average when we think of farm vehicles we think of tractors, trailers, hay baling equipment, and such. The electric farm utility vehicles are quickly becoming a staple piece of equipment on farms of all sizes. To discover the benefits of electric farm vehicles we went to the expert landscaping vehicle specialist, and car blogger, Mytrice Hathaway of https://rufroadmotorsports.com/. Mytrice explained that these vehicles are strong, reliable, easy to use, and they are environment friendly.
Posted in Homeowners on Aug 10, 2019
Your lawn and garden should be an area that your entire family enjoys. You can make your garden kid friendly by adding an inflatable swimming pool with slide. An inflatable swimming pool with a slide does not have to stay erect all year so it will not be likely to damage your grass in your garden. Most of these items can be easily setup in just a few minutes, and you can take them down after use. Your lawn will actually benefit from the extra water it will receive.
In Texas, St. Augustine grass is one of the most popular of the turfgrass, or carpet grass, varieties. This type of grass does well in the warmer temperatures, and it has a low dense growth habit. That means it gets very thick so it feels like a carpet beneath your feet, and it does not grow tall quickly, so you get to mow less frequently.
Posted in Homeowners on Aug 02, 2019
Trees are the most notable feature of any landscape and it is essential to keep them trimmed and well-maintained in order to give your garden a beautiful and neat look. You can tell by looking at your shrubs when it is time for a trim, however, did you know that there are multiple ways to shape your plant? From heading to pruning to pinching to shearing, no two cuts are exactly alike. With the help of different gardening tools, you can give your plants a distinct, unique look and feel. But when should you use a pruning saw and when is using this tool more appropriate? Contrary to popular belief, you do not require a professional to prune your trees and plants. If you want to learn all about pruning saws and shears, including when the correct time to use them is, then read on. This article will tell you all about these invaluable gardening tools and how they can help you turn your garden into a beautiful piece of haven.
Posted in Homeowners on Jul 16, 2019
If you have a large lawn to cover, a commercial zero turn mower is worth the investment. However, before buying the best unit for your next lawn maintenance, you need to consider significant factors to ensure it will be worth the cost. Having a big lot also means that you need a lot of patience. With the best commercial zero turn mowers, you will save more time than using the regular riding lawn mower when mowing your lawn. One of the main benefits of zero-turn mowers is that your mowing time will be cut back by 70%. In this article, you will learn how you will start selecting the best commercial zero turn mowers. We will help you ensure that you will end up with the best piece that will match all your mowing needs.
Alert the media - my lilies are in bloom! Close to ten years ago, when my family and I first relocated to Philadelphia, I was beyond excited to live within driving distance to the world-famous Longwood Gardens. While attending a flower show, I was drawn in by a spectacular grouping of Asiatic lilies with blooms the size of salad plates.