A well-manicured and healthy lawn will make your property look superb and actually boosts the value of your home. But in order to keep your lawn always looking trimmed and cared for, you need to mow regularly and with the right technique and process. Here are some tips to help you make your lawn look its best all season long.
Mow Different Patterns
A great way to toss up your regular mowing practice and benefit your lawn's health is to mow in different patterns.
Trees add to the beauty of your landscape. They also create a cool environment around the home and help you manage your heating bills. These are the two main reasons people buy a property that has trees around and why they plant trees around their homes. However, trees age, and regardless of the amount of care you give them, they might need to be removed at some point.
Saying goodbye to a tree that has been in your yard for a while is not easy.
Is your lawn looking a little less green and lush than you would like? People often assume that ugly lawns need more fertilizer or more frequent watering — and indeed, sometimes this is the case. However, often a yard looks unkempt and ugly because it is not being mowed properly. Here are some mowing mistakes that could be damaging your lawn.
Not mowing often enough.
Some homeowners mistakenly assume that it is best to let the lawn grow quite long before mowing it.
Spring and summer isn't the only time for major landscape maintenance at your commercial property. Even in late fall and winter, your business can benefit from some landscaping services. In fact, some services are best saved for this season.
1. Leaf Removal
Fallen leaves aren't just unattractive when they pile up around your business, they are also a hazard. Piles of leaves can smother grass and garden beds. On streets and sidewalks, they pose a sliding hazard to customers and staff, particularly if they are wet or covered in frost.
Your new concrete driveway or patio doesn't have to be boring or bland. You have many design options, from color to texture, that can help you personalize the look to your yard.
There's no need to stick with plain gray concrete when it comes to your patio. There are several options for color. The simplest is dyed concrete. A special dye is mixed into the concrete before it is poured, giving the entire patio a fresh color.