The Homeowner’s Guide to Tree Stump Removal

Some tree stumps might work fine as planters, but others only get in the way, look unsightly, and attract ants, termites, and other pests. If you have a stump in the latter category, there are a few ways you can get rid of if. Which tree stump removal method is right for you depends on … Continue reading “The Homeowner’s Guide to Tree Stump Removal”

The Homeowner’s Guide to Lawn Painting

A lush, green lawn creates an inviting atmosphere around your home, but in drought-prone areas, maintaining that idyllic green turf naturally is next to impossible. Lawn painting arose as a way to enjoy the best of both worlds: an evenly green lawn without the high water bills. Better yet, it’s a simple, affordable process you … Continue reading “The Homeowner’s Guide to Lawn Painting”

The Homeowner’s Guide to Tree Trimming

Just like watering and fertilizing, pruning your trees is a necessary part of landscaping that keeps your trees healthy and protects your property from falling branches. Correct tree trimming takes more than just chopping a few branches here and there, though. To keep the tree in good condition, you need to know when, what, and … Continue reading “The Homeowner’s Guide to Tree Trimming”

The Homeowner’s Guide to Tree Removal

Trees are always welcome in a home landscape, but when a tree becomes diseased or severely damaged, sometimes removal is the only option. Due to the high risk of injury and property damage, tree removal is not a job to take lightly. While you can safely remove small trees yourself, for large ones, it’s best … Continue reading “The Homeowner’s Guide to Tree Removal”

How to Level a Bumpy and Uneven Lawn

Even when it’s lush and green, an uneven lawn makes sunbathing and games less enjoyable and makes mowing hard work that leaves ugly bald patches. Drainage problems are also more likely, putting your lawn at risk for disease and your foundation at risk for damage. Nearly every lawn develops lumps and bumps eventually, but regardless … Continue reading “How to Level a Bumpy and Uneven Lawn”

The Homeowner’s Guide to Firescaping

It might not seem like a few plants could do much to protect your home from a wildfire, but if carefully chosen and arranged, plants can be your home’s best defense. Good firescaping, or landscaping as a fire defense, can stave off a wildfire for up to several days. How Firescaping Works Firescaping is landscaping … Continue reading “The Homeowner’s Guide to Firescaping”