How Do Deciduous Trees Prepare For and Survive Winter? October 30, 2018
Test the furnace, weatherize the windows, clean the gutter.
Just like us, trees take important steps to prepare for the season ahead.
Learn more about how trees transition to winter.Read More
When Grass Stops Growing, It's the Last Mow of the Season! September 28, 2017
Mowing at the end of the fall season is one of the best ways to bring your hardy, green grass back for another great year.
Don’t have a pre-winter plan for your lawn yet? No problem! Here’s everything you need to know about when and how to mow near the end of the grass-cutting season.Read More
The Best Way to Clean Up Leaves (Even in a Large Yard) September 19, 2017
Remember how excited you were to see leaves fall when you were a kid?
Now, seeing leaves cascade into the yard reminds you that you’re the one who has to clean them up. Leaf removal can feel like a chore—but it doesn’t have to. Breeze through your seasonal duty with the tips below.Read More
Fall Tree Care Checklist: Prepare Your Property for Challenging Winter Conditions September 15, 2015
Rarely this summer were weather conditions normal. From a drought in California to downpours that turned into sweltering heat in the Midwest, challenging weather kept us on our toes. A change in seasons now means a change in the air for much of the country, but don’t crack open a window and get ready to kick back and enjoy those ideal nights for sleeping just yet. First, you’ll want to spend some time outside getting your property ready to hibernate, too.
A well-rounded fall tree care and maintenance plan can help ensure good plant health. Follow the steps in these three phases, and then you can rest easy, knowing your property will be set to withstand the winter months and ready to look great when spring rolls around.
Phase I: Post-Labor DayRead More