• How to cut your lawn in the summer heat

How to cut your lawn in the summer heat

The beautiful beach weather has arrived in Ontario, and we couldn’t be more pleased. We’ve had great weather for the Canadian long weekends, and the kids are outside playing rather than running up and down the stairs. There is only one downfall to this weather, and it's our grass. By now much of our [...]

By | August 3rd, 2017|Summer Landscaping Tips|
  • How to winterize your yard

How to winterize your yard

The first day of fall was only yesterday but now is the time to think about the winter when it comes to the landscape around your home. Here are some tips to winterize your yard. If you execute these tips, it will put you in a good position come spring. Tip #1 - Cut [...]

By | September 25th, 2016|Fall Landscaping Tips|
  • Aeration Infographic

Why aeration is important for a healthy lawn

Lawn aeration is a key component to maintaining a healthy lawn. If mowing the lawn wasn’t the necessity that it is, aeration would be the utmost important task you could have in your lawn maintenance schedule. What is aeration? Aeration is the task of creating small, evenly spaced holes 3-4 inches (7.5-10 cm) deep throughout [...]

By | March 17th, 2016|Spring Landscaping Tips|
  • New Year's Resolutions

How to make New Year’s resolutions for your home

January is a time where people reflect on the previous year; the things they’ve accomplished and the things they didn’t get around to. A time when they set resolutions for the New Year. The same goes for your property. Make a polished property your New Year’s resolution by creating a property maintenance schedule for 2016. [...]

By | December 28th, 2015|Spring Landscaping Tips|
  • Fine for leaving sidewalks snow-covered in Kitchener

Fine for leaving sidewalks snow-covered in Kitchener

If you haven't heard before you should know that the City of Kitchener has a fine in place for any property owner who doesn't clear their city sidewalk within 24 hours after a snowfall. Details of the by-law can be found here: https://www.kitchener.ca/en/livinginkitchener/SidewalkClearing.asp. Fine Price Changes Kitchener councillors met Monday, December 7, 2015 to debate the by-law. The [...]

By | December 9th, 2015|Winter Maintenance Tips|
  • Best Snow Removal Company

How to find the best snow removal company

Now that you've prepared your property for the first snowfall, it's time to find the best snow removal company that suits your needs. There are many snow removal companies in Southern Ontario and plenty of snow to go around. However, not all companies are the same. There are many things you must consider in [...]

By | November 29th, 2015|Winter Maintenance Tips|
  • Winter Preparation Checklist

Winter Preparation Checklist

The Southern Ontario weather forecast is in the double digits this week, but that doesn’t mean you should hold off on preparing for winter. Winter tends to strike when we least expect it so it’s best to get your property prepared before it’s too late. Get prepared by checking these 4 winter prep chores off [...]

By | November 2nd, 2015|Winter Maintenance Tips|
  • Fall Preparation Checklist

Fall Preparation Checklist

We know yard clean-up may be tedious for you but autumn is a pivotal time to take it seriously. We made this 5-point checklist for you to ensure the healthy lawn you’ve spent all summer grooming stays rich and strong through the cold, harsh months. If done right, you’ll be pleasantly surprised to see your healthy lawn rise [...]

By | October 7th, 2015|Fall Landscaping Tips|