2021

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Make Your Yard Come Alive

I'm glad you visited my website on landscaping. My name is Lucia Nash. I have a very busy and exciting garden. The feeder is always active with sparrows. We put a couple hummingbird feeders out and they visit us every summer. There are many types of birds that visit my yard. So many of my friends wonder why my yard is so busy with gorgeous animals, not the destructive kind, but the types that are just a pleasure to have around. The answer to that question is difficult to sum up in a few sentences, so I decided it was better to write blog posts on how to create a great yard.

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5 Mulching Tips For Success

26 May 2021
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If you want something that lowers your garden workload, looks nice, and keeps your plants healthy, consider mulching. 1. Clear First In most cases, it is best to clear the site of old turf and weeds before laying mulch. This prevents the old weeds from resprouting and growing up through your mulch layer. If you are concerned about weed seeds still in the soil, you can lay down a sheet of landscape fabric before mulching over the top. Read More …

Weed Control: Why It Matters

27 April 2021
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Whether you have a few dandelions or you have a problem with sticker weeds, hiring a weed control specialist might be just what you need. Weed control is important even if your weed problem isn't yet out of control. A weed is a plant that is not native to a certain area. Generally, weeks take over the necessary grass and shrubbery desired in a certain area. For example, a dandelion infestation can quickly take over a yard and make a property look like it's not well taken care of or impose on the beauty of a landscape overall. Read More …

Tips And Recommendations For Your Upcoming Landscape Edging Installation And Maintenance

23 April 2021
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Your yard's landscape edging will have a big impact on the overall appearance and quality of your property's condition and your property value. A poorly maintained landscape design will leave your yard overgrown and filled with ugly details; however, you can correct many problems in your yard with a good landscape edging. Here are some tips to help you tackle your landscape edging and updating project. Choose an Edging Material Read More …

How To Solve Common Grass Issues

16 March 2021
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Mowing the lawn isn't as simple as pushing the mower back and forth. There are a few issues that can occur if you don't use the right techniques. Flat Grass Flat grass is grass that seems to grow almost as if it is laying down in one direction. Grass can flatten out because it is too long, but if it looks flat after mowing then the problem is likely with your mowing pattern. Read More …

Tips To Keep Your Landscaping Sprinklers In Good Repair

21 January 2021
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Your lawn sprinklers provide your landscaping with all the water it needs to stay healthy and attractive. Here are some recommendations to help you keep your sprinklers working well with the right types of repairs and upkeep. Test and Inspect Regularly You should make it a habit to check your sprinkler system regularly to find out you need to make any repairs to the system. If your sprinklers are set to run in the middle of the night, you should switch them on once a week to check for problems. Read More …