There are several different types of rakes, each with a specific function. You want to use the right rake for the job at hand. Not only will working with the right rake be more efficient and effective, but your task will be easier and more enjoyable as well. The two main things you’ll probably use a rake for is to collect, move or loosen things like leaves or yard debris, or to grade or level ground material. Read more . . .
The best time to do your lawnmower maintenance is in the fall. Many things included in this DIY article will prevent cold weather damage to your mower. In addition, good fall lawnmower care will guarantee that in the spring, your lawnmower will start up right away, no problem. It’ll be a bit easier if you still have the instruction manual. If you can’t find it, it’s not a problem; we can work around it. Read more . . .
Good fall yard care can keep your yard looking great longer. Many flowers that we’ve enjoyed all spring and summer long are now faded and spent. It’s time for a bit of housekeeping focused on fall maintenance of your annuals, perennials & bulbs. Proper fall care will ensure an attractive autumn, a safe winter & healthy spring for your floral softscape. Part three in a four part series of fall yard care articles.
Now we’ll discuss fall care of trees and shrubs. In our yards and outdoor rooms, trees and shrubs are landscape specimens to be shown off and admired. With a bit of autumn maintenance, we can protect and preserve these lovely showpieces within our yardscapes. In this article, we’ll touch on planting & transplanting, trimming vs. pruning, watering, fertilization and protection of the trees and shrubs in our yards.
This autumn, besides keeping your yard looking great and well maintained, fall yard care will also prepare your outdoor spaces for winter and spring. This article discusses outdoor fall projects that will allow you to preserve and protect your softscape and other outside spaces. Focus is on fall care and maintenance of your lawn and leaves. Part one in a four part series of fall yard care articles.