What is Plug Aeration?

What is Plug Aeration?

What is lawn plug aeration? If you’re just getting into DIY lawn care, you’ve likely heard the phrase “plug aeration” thrown around. It sounds pretty complicated, but like many things in lawn care, it can be explained in fairly simple terms.  The problem —...
What Are The Different Parts of a Tree?

What Are The Different Parts of a Tree?

Anatomy of a tree Most property owners have at least one tree on their land. But how much do you really know about these large plants? Trees come in many shapes and sizes — from a tiny bonsai tree to a towering redwood — but all of them have a very basic anatomy in...
Tips For Tuning Up Your Lawnmower

Tips For Tuning Up Your Lawnmower

How to tune up your lawnmower Purchasing and maintaining a lawn mower isn’t cheap, but it will cost you even more if you don’t properly care for the machine. It will also not work as efficiently, or maybe at all, if it isn’t given routine maintenance and a tune up. So...
What is the right way to mulch around a tree?

What is the right way to mulch around a tree?

Somewhere, right this moment, someone is “volcano mulching” a tree. You’ve no doubt seen this practice but maybe didn’t realize that’s what it was called, or that it was harming the tree. Like the name suggests, volcano mulching is when you build up a mountain of...