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January 17, 2022

Why Maintaining Your Landscaping Is Critical All Year Long

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Many of us naturally associate landscaping tasks and lawn care with spring and summer when the flowers are blooming and the grass is growing. Unfortunately, that means that many businesses and homeowners neglect their landscaping the rest of the year. In reality, landscaping matters all year long, including the cold winter months.

Why Does Landscaping Matter Throughout the Year?

First impressions matter, even if you aren’t placing your home on the market. They are especially important for businesses looking to attract customers, as an unkempt business that looks neglected never entices anyone to visit. Professional landscaping maintenance can make sure that your home or business looks polished and is free from broken tree branches, overgrown bushes, and other landscaping issues throughout the fall and winter.

Landscaping is also a key part of the safety of your property. Trees, shrubs, and other problems with your yard can be a major safety hazard. Safety is a major concern of many businesses, as you could face some liability for problems on your property that lead to accidents or injuries.

Finally, landscaping helps keep the lawn and plants on your property healthy. The beauty of your lawn in the spring is dependent on the work that you put in during the fall and winter to prepare it. The same is true for your garden beds and other aspects of your landscaping. Things like trimming and pruning make a big difference in the longevity of your landscape, and if you fail to maintain trees and shrubs they are more likely to develop disease, lose their vitality, and suffer.

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Ready to take better care of your lawn or commercial landscape? Are you interested in adding native plants to your property? Give JFC Grounds Maintenance a call at (410) 655-2887.