Summer is quickly drawing to a close. It seems like it was just weeks ago that we broke out the picnic basket for Memorial Day, and now we’re gathering school supplies.
But it’s not time to retire that picnic basket just yet. Give summer its... (Read More)
It's time to water the dog—the dog days of summer, that is!
Although we know Sirius, the Dog Star, doesn’t really heat things up as it rises and sets with the sun this time of the year, there’s no denying that the dog days of summer call... (Read More)
Summer is here. It's a season that can strike terror in the hearts of those who protect our water supply.
According to the Environmental Protection Agency, households in dry climates—think Utah—will consume 60 percent of their annual water on... (Read More)
Has man’s best friend done a number on your yard, specifically to your lawn? Dogs are a great addition to any home but these playful pooches can be tough on your grass. We’re not talking about digging (although that is annoying), we are talking... (Read More)
You work hard to cultivate your garden and there’s nothing quite as frustrating as finding someone or something has raided the delicate fruits and veggies growing there. Bugs and animals are opportunistic, so if there’s an opportunity for a free... (Read More)
Have you brought your lawn mower out for the season yet? If you haven’t, you probably will very soon. Mowing the lawn is hardly a skilled task but if you want to have the best-looking lawn on your street, we have some easy tips for you.
When... (Read More)
Using compost in your yard is a smart way to naturally fertilize and keep waste out of the landfill. While you’ve probably used compost in your flower beds or garden, have you ever thought about using it on your lawn? Here are some tips for a... (Read More)
Is your roof looking a little worse for the wear after the snowy and wet winter we had? There are lots of choices when it comes to getting a new roof. Move over cheap asphalt shingles, these green options will blow your mind. Here are some great... (Read More)
What kind of yard projects are you planning this year? If you begrudgingly said you planned to work on your parking strip, you are not alone. The parking strip typically runs between the sidewalk and the street. It’s difficult to keep the grass... (Read More)