Dead Trees and The Danger of Spring Storms

Dead Trees and The Danger of Spring Storms

If you’ve ever wondered if that tree in your backyard is dead, don’t let a storm this spring give you the answer, along with costly damage, injuries or even death. Dead trees pose a particular risk when the winds whip up, so here are a few things that every homeowner...
When To Start Landscaping After Winter

When To Start Landscaping After Winter

Don’t wait! Start landscaping early this year The process of landscaping is just that, a process. Rome was not built in a day and neither is any gorgeous property that makes people stop and stare. So, sadly, you can’t think about what changes you want for your yard...
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...