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

Winter Lawn Care How to Prepare Your Landscape for the Winter Months

Winter Lawn Care: How to Prepare Your Landscape for the Winter Months

OK, this is it folks: your last chance to prep your yard for the harsh reality of winter. In no time, the frigid temps and snow will be here and you had better have prepared your landscape to take the hit. If not, you'll have a lot more work to do when things thaw out in spring. Be prepared to prune, plant and mulch before you get frozen out ... More

What to Plant in the Fall

If you're a casual gardener, you may assume spring is your garden's big season. That's still true, but there are many fruits and veggies you can plant when the cool weather takes over. From broccoli and Brussels sprouts to carrots and cabbage, get ready to dig, prepare and plan for next spring's harvest. Why Autumn? First off, why fall? The ... More

Tips To Prevent Crabgrass For Next Season

If you were plagued this season by crabgrass, you know how unsightly it can be and probably don't want it to stick around. You can do things now to prevent it from cropping up again next season. But first, what's crabgrass? This is a quick-growing type of thick grass or persistent weed that can rear its ugly head even in the nicest of ... More

Lawn Care After a Summer Drought

Lawn Care After a Summer Drought

A drought is defined as a period of unusually dry weather that causes problems such as crop damage and water supply shortages. Live Science says of all the weather-related patterns that bring on severe economic impacts throughout the country, droughts are second only to hurricanes. Here in Andover, we are currently experiencing drought ... More

Why Andover Residents Choose T&B for Lawn Care Services

Why Andover Residents Choose T&B for Lawn Care Services

Being an Andover resident, your expectations are understandably higher than other towns and communities. You work hard to maintain and cultivate a beautiful home and yard nestled on quiet residential streets. You take great pride in your home, your curb appeal and your property value, so why shouldn't you have the best lawn care possible? ... More

Landscape Design Ideas

Landscape Design Ideas: Front Yard Renovations

Lots of people pay close attention to their back yards, as they tend to be hubs of entertainment complete with pools and patios. But your front yard is what everyone sees first, and should be the focal point of your property. If your curb appeal is sorely lacking, you can enlist the help of the professionals at T&B Landscape and Irrigat... More

Install a Smart, Water Saving Sprinkler System

Save Money with a Smart Water-Saving Sprinkler System You've heard of smart phones and smart thermostats, but have you heard of smart water saving sprinkler systems? Just like the other smart technologies, this type of system is designed to cut down on wasteful usage and save you money. Here at T&B Landscape and Irrigation, we offer a ... More

Winter Landscaping Ideas for Andover Homeowners

Living in Andover, you're no stranger to the harsh effects of winter in New England. Although your lawn care needs aren't quite as great as, say, spring and summer, there are still things you must keep up with when it comes to winter landscaping. Here at T&B Landscape and Irrigation, we offer you complete winter services for your proper... More