Don’t Know How to Get Rid of your Fall Leaves? Try Cold Compost!

By Tracy S. Morris Every fall the leaves on trees turn spectacular shades of red, yellow and brown. While these leaves look picturesque on trees, they soon turn crispy brown and drop to the ground. Once the leaves have fallen from their trees, homeowners have a messy lawn on their hands. For many homeowners, maintaining a tidy lawn ... More

Three Expert Steps To Assess Your Spring Landscape

It’s that time of year again for beautiful colors, blossoms, cool breezes, and sunny afternoons at the park. Yes, Spring is finally approaching. But before Spring gets underway it’s important to assess your landscape for the season to ensure your lawn is healthy and handsome. We here at T&B Lawncare have some expert steps you can take ... More

Prepping Your Yard For Spring In New England

Winter is almost over and Spring is just around the corner. You may notice as the weather warms up that your lawn is a bit perkier. Don’t let this time get away without properly preparing your lawn for a sunny spring. Here are some things you can do to promote a healthy lawn in New England this spring. Rake Dead Leaves It’s time to ... More

Fall Landscaping Preparation

  From irrigation blowouts to a final mowing, there is a lot that has to be done to prepare your lawn for the onslaught of winter. Now is a perfect time to tackle these fall landscape chores so you can ensure a successful lawn come spring. Blow out the Irrigation System You can take chances with other aspects of lawn care but not ... More

How To Weed Your Garden Like A Pro

Unless you're a green thumb who enjoys spending hours in the garden, you likely approach weeding with disdain. However, weeding is one of the most important tasks you can do for your garden in terms of maintenance. This is a critical control method for all manner of crops, from small to large. Remove those pesky weeds because they can steal ... More

7 Mowing Tips for a Healthy Lawn

Achieving a healthy lawn doesn't just happen. It takes a lot of hard work and dedication -- but it CAN be done. Believe it or not, a big part of keeping your lawn looking lush is how you mow it. When you mow the right way, you groom turf that's healthy, more tolerant of droughts and thick enough to keep weeds at bay, says DIY Network. If you ... More

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3 Must-Know Landscape Tips for New Andover Homeowners

As a new Andover homeowner, you're likely very proud of your new home, lawn and surrounding landscape. After all, Andover is a beautiful town that prides itself on its appearance, which is why you bought here in the first place. Whether you take care of your own lawn or you hire a professional to handle the details, there are some must-know ... More

How to Give Your Home Curb Appeal

How to Give Your Home Curb Appeal

Adding curb appeal to your home doesn't mean you have to make big changes. Simple fixes and spruces can really increase the value and look of your Andover home. Not only are you adding to the curb appeal of your own home, you're adding to the appeal of the whole neighborhood. This looks great especially if you're planning on selling anytime ... More

Planning for Spring Lawncare What You can be Doing Now

Planning for Spring Lawncare: What You Can Be Doing Now

It may not exactly feel like it right now, but spring is on its way and you need to start planning what to do with your lawn. Having a plan in place as you move into the warmer months will make it easier to manage your Andover lawncare. Check out these tips to get going on as winter loosens its grip on New England. Start Raking Even though ... More

The Proper Way To Shovel Snow

The first snow is always so beautiful in New England. It drapes off the trees, coating everything in a blanket of soft white. That's what we all think for the FIRST snow fall. By the second, third and more snow storms, we're just aggravated we have to shovel, snow blow, etc. Not only is it an aggravation for many, it's also a chance to throw ... More