Why is Bark Falling off My Tree (Oak, Pine, Ash, Maple)? October 19, 2017
Full canopies, plump fruit, thick bark—all these things describe a healthy tree.
But what if you spot peeling bark on your tree? Help it out by learning about the causes—and solutions—below.Read More
Best Trees to Plant on Hillsides and Slopes (Evergreen, Shade and Fruit) October 17, 2017
We can help our trees help us is by picking the right tree for the right place! Then, trees do a better job of saving us money, providing shade and even reducing noise.
To do that, you first need to do some planning. That’s why Cedar, a blog reader in Ohio asked, “Can a willow grow at all on a gentle but significant slope?”
Find out how the right tree on your hillside can thrive and prevent erosion, too!Read More
Best Way to Get Rid of Grass Clippings? Compost! Here’s How. October 12, 2017
But did you know you can put your grass clippings to work? If you use them right, they can save you time and money while also creating a healthier lawn. Plus, it’s super easy to do!
So, if you’ve been wondering what to do with grass clippings after mowing, wonder no more! You want to compost them. Here’s how.Read More
Can I Use a Pressure Washer to Clean or Spray Trees? October 10, 2017
Tim said, “I’ve been noticing more people in my area using power washers to ‘clean’ their tree trunks.”
He wanted to know if we recommended washing trees with power washers. And we often get asked if it’s okay to use a power washer to spray insecticides on trees.Read More