While living closer to nature on a plot of rural land has many advantages, it also comes with the drawback of having a higher number of resident biting insects. Of all of the biting and stinging pests, fleas and ticks are two of the hardest to control and eliminate from your yard, especially if you have pets that spend a significant amount of time outdoors. Both ticks and fleas are very hardy insects that have adapted well to living long lives in the brush and other landscaping on your property.
27 October 2015
If you are someone who enjoys competing in Christmas light contests and want to take your entry to the next level, consider hiring a professional tree trimming company to make the job easier. The company can handle every aspect of tree decorating to ensure that your Christmas light display is as large as it can possibly be. The following guide walks you through the best way to make the most of the tree trimming company.
27 October 2015
Willow trees are towering beauties that grow rapidly and can be found frequently around bodies of water. Due to their unique shape, willow trees require special care. Knowing the right techniques to care for your willow tree will keep it healthy and help to minimize any lawn frustrations. Pruning Younger Willows In young willow trees, you want to prune the tree to develop a strong central leader. This central leader is the future trunk for the beautiful cascades of leaves that willows are so well-known for.
26 October 2015
One of the biggest concerns you may have with your large trees is that they pose a potential danger to your property if they get blown over. Trees account for around 30% of all power outages due to their branches blowing onto power lines. When a tree falls down on a power line, you have to act quickly to keep your home and family safe. Here are the things you should do if a tree falls on a power line at your home's property.
22 October 2015
When you have a tree cut down, there will almost always be a stump left behind. In many cases, the stump will not pose any problems for your home, and it can be allowed to decompose naturally. However, there may be times when a tree stump is proving problematic, and this will require you to have it professionally removed. For those that have never needed a tree stumped removed, the following information should provide you with a stronger understanding of this type of routine yard work.
28 August 2015
If you have a dying tree in your yard, cutting it down may be an option that you are considering. The tree removal is not as simple as just cutting the tree down though, there are some things that you will want to consider first, such as dealing with the waste and whether or not to remove the stump. Here are some of the things that you will want to consider before having your tree cut down:
26 August 2015
If you love landscaping, then you probably enjoy planting and growing trees. These are used to make the yard more attractive and come in a variety of types. Keeping your trees well-groomed is important to get the look you want. By knowing the reasons to trim your trees, this may motivate you to do so when your trees need attention. Reason #1: To allow the tree to grow Trimming the tree will actually allow the tree to flourish.
4 November 2014