Information, tips, and tricks for keeping your property looking the best it can. 

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Don’t Forget Spring Cleaning!

Spring is the perfect time to tidy up your yard and get ready for a long summer full of gardening and spending time outdoors with friends and family. Your landscaping needs some tender loving care aft…

May 2, 2018

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sodding lawn

Setting Up Sod for Success

Sod is a popular and reliable solution for growing a lawn overnight, but it does require more TLC than a traditionally-grown lawn does. Since new sod has shallow roots, it needs proper fertilization, …

April 10, 2018

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mulching plant

Where Should You Place Mulch in Your Yard?

Mulch is a powerful landscaping tool that saves water, protects plant roots from temperature fluctuations, adds nutrients to the soil and prevents weed growth. Applying mulch is a labor-intensive proc…

April 4, 2018

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Designing Your Spring Flower Bed

Spring is almost here, which means that eager gardeners are dreaming up the perfect spring flower bed for their landscapes. If you’re ready to design the best spring flower bed ever, here are some o…

March 14, 2018

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dead grass

What Does a Brown Lawn Mean?

The most frustrating part about having brown spots on your residential lawn is not knowing the cause of them. Everything from pet urine to chemicals can lead to lawn discoloration, so determining the …

March 8, 2018

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potted plants

Don’t Skimp on Your Winter Plant Care

Things have been heating up in Maryland, so many residents are starting to pack up their heaviest winter coats and think about warmer days. Winter is still going to linger for at least another month, …

January 29, 2018

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Winter Doesn’t Mean a Boring Landscape

While plants are dormant during the cold weather and snow is accumulating in your backyard, it seems like the worst time of year to tackle any landscaping tasks. However, taking the time to plan durin…

December 8, 2017

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Fall & Winter Yard Maintenance

Cold nights and crisp mornings are here to stay for the next few months. While some homeowners think that fall and winter yard maintenance doesn’t matter, these two seasons are actually the most imp…

November 7, 2017

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Lawn Mowing

When to Mow Your Lawn and What to Consider

Each day, it seems like Baltimore landscaping is coming to life with more bursts of green and pops of color. Spring has arrived and we’re loving it! If you want your lawn to join the club with thriv…

May 17, 2017

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Snowy Weather in the New Year

The New Year has just begun, and already winter weather has come our way. Hopefully by this time everyone has their snow boots, shovels and ice scrapers unpacked and ready to go, because we can certai…

January 17, 2017

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Love It or Hate It, Warm Weather is Hanging on

November is here, but it seems to be missing something. Where are the frigid mornings, the frost covered grasses, the bare tree branches? The holidays are approaching, but sunny skies and mild tempera…

November 15, 2016

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raking leaves

Keep your Leaves Raked so Your Lawn can Breathe

There’s nothing quite like the colors of fall. The brilliant reds, yellows and oranges are a spectacular site to see as they fall gracefully to the ground outside your window. As beautiful as they a…

October 18, 2016

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Protect Your Plants as the Weather gets Cooler

Fall is coming, and with cooler temperatures and kids back in school, we look forward to getting out in our lawns and gardens to spruce things up a bit! Whether you find yard work enjoyable or prefer …

September 20, 2016

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Aerating and Overseeding

A beautiful lawn doesn’t just happen on its own. Regular mowing, watering and fertilizing can go a long way toward keeping your lawn green and healthy, but don’t stop there! Proper aeration and ov…

August 16, 2016

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The Hot Sun can be Harsh on your Lawn

We know it can be hard to keep your lawn green and beautiful in the face of extreme and uncertain temperatures. In fact, the unpredictable weather of the last few years could make having that perfectl…

July 21, 2016

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Are you Ready for Hurricane Season?

After a whole year of confusing atmospheric and barometric ups and downs, we are finally well on our way into the start of the warm summer. While we often spend all year round looking forward to summe…

June 7, 2016

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More Rain Means More Mowing

We have all heard the old saying “April showers bring May flowers.” However, we are well into May and it’s still raining. What will this mean for your lawn, and how can you care for it in the fa…

May 19, 2016

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Planning Ahead for the Next Big Storm

Winter Storm Jonas has come and gone, but it’s not a storm we’re likely to forget any time soon. It was one for the history books and the snowiest storm on record for Baltimore, Allentown and Harr…

February 18, 2016

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The First Storm is Here and it’s a BIG one

As the weather warms up and spring starts to set in, everyone is ready to be outside. Even those most passionate about landscaping and garden care can be tempted to shirk their property related duties…

January 22, 2016

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