How to Keep Your Grass Green This Year

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Now that summer has arrived; every Hamilton homeowner wants a carpet of healthy green for their lawn. Getting lush green grass is a labor of love that takes some time to achieve, but it’s worth the effort. There are some fundamentals you should follow if you want to be the envy of your neighbourhood and… Read more »

Fall Cleanup Tips

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As the temperature starts to drop and fall approaches, there are plenty of autumn cleanup projects that you’ll want to perform at this time of year.   Aside from the annuals that will surely wither and die when the first frost hits your region, the remaining perennials prepare for dormancy. The cool weather is a… Read more »

How to Grow Grass From Seeds

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  For best results, grass seed grows at its fastest pace when you match the type of grass you’re going to plant with the planting season. Seeds germinating time varies from three to twenty-eight days, depending on the grass type, temperature and humidity.     Proper soil aeration before planting the seed also encourages the… Read more »

Top Lawnmowers of 2016

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As summer gears up and you begin to think about the importance of a good lawnmower for creating a perfect lawn both by performance and functionality, you may want to consider one of these top rated mowers for 2016. Mowing the lawn is a very important part of proper yard care and your lawnmower is… Read more »

Benefits of Having a Raised Garden

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Have you ever considered planting your flowers and vegetables in a raised bed? The advantages are numerous.Raised beds are quite different than garden planters. Planters are containers that are elevated and have bottoms which prevent the soil from falling out. The bottoms also have slats or holes which allow for drainage. However, raised beds do… Read more »

Prepare your Home for Winter

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With the temperature plunging and the days getting shorter, it’s never too soon for homeowners to consider the numerous tasks that need to be done to prepare your home for winter. Getting the interior and exterior of your house prepared for the frigid winds, snow, sleet and ice is critical for keeping your home in… Read more »

Create a Better Lawn with Top Dressing

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With the season of fall upon us, many homeowners feel the heavy work of lawn care is done. But actually there is something that you can do now in the fall that will help your lawn become golf course worthy in the summer, and that is top dressing. Top dressing is simply the process of… Read more »

The Dangers Caused by Ticks on Your Property

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The Weather Network announced in May that tick season has kicked in across Canada and the season goes from mid-spring to October. Officials are reminding people to keep a vigilant watch on or around their property to protect loved ones, including their pets. Of utmost important is the fact that you should be aware of… Read more »

Choosing a Property Maintenance Company

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With the summer season upon us, you may want to consider hiring a professional lawn maintenance provider, but you don’t know where to start or what to look for in a lawn care company. The decision to hire someone many take time because you want to get the right company for your particular situation. After… Read more »