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Soil Care & Mulching
The Best Way to Cover Your Exposed Tree Roots
What's the best way cover tree roots above ground? Add mulch? Or perhaps topsoil or grass seed? How about gravel or concrete? Click to find your best option.
Mulch That Repels Bugs
Soil Care & Mulching
What Mulch is Best For Repelling Bugs?
What mulch is best for repelling bugs? Try cedar, melaleuca, or plastic mulch! Cedar is known to repel ants, moths, mosquitoes, and carpet beetles. Melaleuca is known to keep away termites. Plastic mulch deters aphids, thrips, and whiteflies.
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Davey Knowledge
7 Ways You Can Embrace Sustainable Living Every Day
Learn how to reduce your own environmental footprint with these small, daily lifestyle changes that make an impact.
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Trimming & Pruning
Can You Trim Shrubs In The Summer?
Learn about the correct timing when it comes to shrub trimming.
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Property Maintenance & Landscaping
How to Get Rid of Poison Ivy on Your Property
A poison ivy plant can crowd out the plants that you want there. They take over the area and steal valuable water and nutrients from other the plants.
Planting A New Tree Where One Was Removed Davey Tree
Tree Planting & Transplanting
Is It OK to Plant a Tree in the Same Spot?
Is it okay to plant a tree in the same spot where an old one was just removed? Planting a tree where a tree was before is possible. But no, it probably isn’t the best idea! Learn why and learn how close can you plant a tree to a stump and if it's ok to plant a new one over a ground out stump.
How Much Does It Cost For A Professional Landscaper To Plant A Tree Davey Tree
Tree Planting & Transplanting
How Much Do Landscapers Charge to Plant a Tree?
How much do landscapers charge to plant a tree? A lot of factors come into play when deciding the cost of planting a tree. Learn more about plant installation prices and what factors determine the cost to plant a tree!
Stop Needles From Falling Off Christmas Tree Davey Tree
Leaf & Needle Problems
How to Stop Needles from Falling Off Your Christmas Tree
Tired of sweeping up those prickly needles after stepping on them? Well, try this trick to stop that!
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