Benefits of Mulch: How Mulch Can Help Weed Control and Soil Health

You may think that most people add mulch to their gardens and landscaping because of its aesthetic beauty, but there are many more reasons to use it than that. Mulch looks great, but it also can be a big help when it comes to keeping your soil moist and healthy and it also will help […]

5 Essential Tips on How to Prepare Your Home for Spring Landscaping

Are you looking forward to a beautiful spring filled with flowers and a lush lawn? Then you may want to start preparing now rather than later. Spring landscaping for your home will strengthen your home’s curb appeal if you’re looking to sell, or it can encourage you to spend more time entertaining outdoors. No matter […]

Expert Tips to Enhance Your Home Garden This Spring

To get the most out of your home garden, it’s important to take the right steps to care for your patch of land. Fortunately, we have a few simple gardening tips to help your garden thrive as spring approaches. Here are some spring landscaping tips to help prepare your garden for the spring season. Polish […]

Should I Mulch, Use Stone or River Rock Around My House?

Did you know that our ancestors are a great source of landscaping solutions?  In the history of farming and gardening, over the last several thousand years, your ancestors found a use for rock and stone. They placed it around their gardens to minimize weed growth, and to keep rodents and small animals away from their […]

Late Winter and Early Spring Landscaping Tips

Although winter seems to linger long in the Midwest, spring often blossoms abruptly. Are you ready to perform your late winter and early spring landscaping chores? Getting your landscape ready for the growing season may involve a wide range of tasks from cleaning up debris to dividing perennials. To achieve a beautiful healthy landscape, keep […]

Prep Your Garden Soil for the Next Growing Season

Do you love to garden? If so, you’re not alone. This is especially true now that more and more people are seeking to live a healthy and sustainable lifestyle. After all, there’s nothing better than fresh organic foods grown in your own backyard. While it might be cold outside right now, it’s still important to prepare […]