12 Results for tag: Andover Landscaping

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 ... 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 ... More

How Your Landscape Can Help You Sell Your Home

Curb appeal plays a big part in how potential buyers view your property. A neglected landscape can detract from your value and cause buyers to just keep on driving rather than get excited to come in and see your home. According to HGTV, an attractive and well-maintained landscape can add as much as 10% to the value of your ... 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 ... More

The Effects of Not Caring for Your Lawn

You're busy. We get it. It's very easy to neglect your lawn because you're always on the go with work, school, and social commitments. You keep putting it off but every day you neglect your lawn during this critical season is another day of damage. It's not just the mowing, though. It's everything else: watering, pruning, ... More

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 ... More

Choosing a Professional Landscaping Company

Choosing a Professional Landscaping Company When on the hunt for a landscaper who can take care of your grass and increase your curb appeal through detailing and maintenance, you may feel overwhelmed by the sheer amount of choices out there. Who will deliver on their promises? Who has the lowest prices while providing the ... More

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 ... 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 ... 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 ... More