Lawncare Tips

As fall quickly approaches, the “honey-do” list begins to grow longer. Getting your outdoor entertainment space ready for fall doesn’t need to be a complete overhaul. Whether you’re utilizing it to entertain during football season, curl up with coffee and a good book, or create...

Brown patch will show signs of a circle or semicircle pattern. Long irregular spots light tan or whitish in color will be accompanied by dark brown or purplish-black margins. Summer patch will also show signs of a circle or semicircular patterns. Turf within will...

Installing new plants or helping your current ones thrive requires just the right amount of tender loving care or rather tender loving watering. Read on to learn more about when and how you should water your plants this summer. When to Water To determine if your plants...

Three years ago, I decided to get serious about making healthy lifestyle changes. I started running with a friend’s support, and now it seems running and lawn care is all I do. After participating in several races, I felt inspired to take my passion to...

  A spring cleanup is vital to the health of your landscape as it includes everything you need to get your lawn and landscape ready for the year ahead with minimal maintenance and maximum enjoyment. With spring opening its doors early this year, people are eager...

Each year our landscape crews focus on re-mulching beds during our annual spring cleanups. Mulch is necessary because it provides protection, nutrients, lengthens plant life and embellishes the look of your landscape. From weed control to happier plants, we recommend fresh mulch and here's why...

 We strive to maintain healthy plant life in our gardens and landscapes, but oftentimes shrubs suffer casualties, or fall ill from disease for a variety of reasons. From too little watering to pest infestation, proper disease identification is crucial to the survival of your shrubs....

Winter Pruning Pruning is a word we hear repeatedly because of its importance, yet it’s a verb that often gets ignored during the Winter months. There are a multitude of benefits that result from pruning shrubs, including maintaining health and appearance, increasing air circulation and decreasing...

Have you wondered if your landscape plants are dormant or dead?  Deciding this on your own can be difficult. It is also contingent on if the plant life is a tree, shrub, or perennial. If it is a tree, you can very cautiously use a...

The UNL Extention Office recently posted a very informative article titled, "Why do lawn care companies maintain lawns differently than do-it-yourselfers?"  We highly recommend reading this, but it also got us thinking about things people ask when they call to inquire about lawn care service. The...