Love The Shade? How To Care For Your Trees This Summer

Now that summer is here, and the temperatures are unbearable, it's time to spend some time caring for your trees. If you're like most people, you concentrate all your efforts on your grass and small plants. After all, they're the ones that show the visible signs of heat-related trauma such as wilting, yellowing, etc. However, your trees need extra attention during the summer months, too. Unfortunately, they're not as quick to provide you with the visible warning signs.   Read More...

Three Basic Home Maintenance Tasks You Should Know How To Do

If you're recently bought your first home, you're undoubtedly looking forward to many happy years of home ownership. However, like most new homeowners, you may not have much experience with performing basic home and yard maintenance chores. Although you'll likely use the services of plumbers, HVAC professionals, and landscapers, there are some basic things you should learn how to do for yourself. Following are three of them.  How to Change an HVAC Filter   Read More...

3 Tips For Helping Your Aging Parents With Their Trees

As your parents get older, their health and mobility may decline, but not enough to require them to move in with you or into assisted living. In fact, they probably pride themselves on their independence and remaining in their own home. Unfortunately, with age, many household tasks become more difficult, including tree maintenance. If your parents have a lot of trees on their property and are no longer able to keep up with tree maintenance, here are a few ways you can help:   Read More...

Know How To Use Epsom Salts For Tree Stump Removal

Do you have a tree stump that has been in your front yard for years and is really starting to bother you, or a stump left behind from a recently cut down tree? If so, you may be looking to get rid of the ugly remains from your home's yard once and for all. Unfortunately, removing a tree stump can be a difficult task to complete. You may not have considered using Epsom salt to remove a tree stump since it can actually make the job easier.   Read More...

3 Signs It's Time To Trim Your Trees

Investing in the trees you have on your property is a great way to encourage healthy growth and keep your landscape maintained. If you have not had your trees trimmed in a while or don't know how to tell if trimming is needed, follow a few tips to see when it is time. Here are 3 signs your trees could use a good trim. They look messy Trees naturally just continue growing until they begin to age or die of disease, which means they can lose their beautiful rounded or triangular shape pretty quickly.   Read More...