Why Are There Slugs in My Home

Why Are There Slugs in My Home

Slugs, and their shelled cousins snails, won’t cause as much damage as other pests (like rats or termites), but the slimy gastropods often drive people to extreme lengths as they try to find a way to rid their homes and gardens of them. So, why are they in your home,...
Can Tree Roots Be Damaged in Winter?

Can Tree Roots Be Damaged in Winter?

Trees are adapted to the outdoors, so you may not expect them to be susceptible to temperature fluctuations much. But root tissues can be damaged by below freezing temperatures, especially if exposed for extended periods. There are a few things you can do to protect...
Tips and tricks for hanging Christmas lights

Tips and tricks for hanging Christmas lights

There are those that love decorating for the holidays and those that just do it so they won’t be accused of lack of cheer by family, friends or neighbors. Whichever you are, we hope the tips and tricks below on how to best hang Christmas lights will be a big help. ...
Types of Invasive Trees in Indiana

Types of Invasive Trees in Indiana

A tree is a tree, right? You just find one that you like, plant it and enjoy it. Well, not exactly. There are actually invasive species of trees that damage the ecosystem by taking resources from native plants — and this is true here in Indiana.  Each region will have...
The Complete Guide to Landscape Grading

The Complete Guide to Landscape Grading

The grading of your property is likely not an issue that you’ve spent a lot of time thinking about, but if it’s not done correctly, you are putting yourself at risk of very expensive and extensive damage to your home and property.  What is grading? In the most...