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The Importance of Nutrients in Your Soil

September 14th, 2019
The Importance of Nutrients in Your Soil

While soil texture, pH, and organic matter are all important aspects for healthy plant life, the nutrients in your soil are also crucial for maintaining the foundation of a healthy ecosystem.

The topsoil at the surface of your lawn is crucial to the health of your grass, trees, and other plants. This soil represents the outermost layer of the Earth, and it’s responsible for nourishing just about all the plants we eat, enjoy, or otherwise benefit from throughout our lives. While soil texture, pH, and organic matter are all important aspects for healthy plant life, the nutrients in your soil are also crucial for maintaining the foundation of a healthy ecosystem. As you may know, there are 3 main nutrients that should be present in healthy soil: nitrogen, potassium, and phosphorous. Here’s what makes these nutrients such an important part of the soil. Read the rest of this entry »

Three Common Plant Illnesses and How to Treat Them

September 6th, 2019
Three Common Plant Illnesses and How to Treat Them

Keep your landscaping healthy with the experts at Atlantic Maintenance Group!

Keeping your landscape in proper health is a great way to ensure that it looks great no matter the season. Unfortunately, there are many different illnesses and diseases that can affect your plants if you’re not careful. Knowing how to spot and treat these issues can help ensure that your space looks great and that your plants thrive.  Read the rest of this entry »

Maintaining Grass in Severe Heat

August 26th, 2019

To help you make sure your grass looks great year round, today we’ll be sharing some tips with you!

With August’s heat still radiating down, understanding how to improve your grass’s good looks is a critical part of ensuring it’s healthy all year long. Many homeowners make several mistakes when it comes to summer grass care because it requires some changes from what you normally do. To help you make sure your grass looks great year-round, today we’ll be sharing some tips with you! 

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A Guide to Rebuilding Your Retaining Wall

August 23rd, 2019
4 Great Features of a Retaining Wall

Check out our guide to rebuilding your retaining wall.

Retaining walls are a great way home to make a yard with problems more relaxing and usable. If you have drainage or flooding issues, many of them can be solved with a retaining wall that can divert the water (or include French drains that do). If you have erosion issues that are costing you soil, retaining walls can help keep that soil where you want it – in your yard. If you already have a wall as part of your hardscaping, you know how much it improves your landscape. Eventually, however, you may find that you need to rebuild that retaining wall. Here’s a brief guide to doing that. Read the rest of this entry »

4 Reasons Why You Should Consider Hardscaping Features

August 16th, 2019

Landscaping and hardscaping help make your property look more beautiful.

Landscaping and hardscaping help make your property look more beautiful. Whether you are a homeowner looking to sell or a business owner eager to gain more customers, you need to find a way to bring in more interesting leads. Here’s why you should think about using more hardscaping features than ever before. Read the rest of this entry »

Preventing Sun Damage in Your Plants

August 9th, 2019
Preventing Sun Damage in Your Plants

The blazing sun will give you a sunburn much faster than you know, so just imagine what it must be like for your plants that can’t move into the air conditioning or put on sunblock.

This summer in Maryland has been one of the most intensely hot in many years. The blazing sun will give you a sunburn much faster than you know, so just imagine what it must be like for your plants that can’t move into the air conditioning or put on sunblock. Here are some tips for making sure your plants aren’t damaged by the intense weather. Read the rest of this entry »

Dealing with an Outbreak of Weeds

August 2nd, 2019
Dealing with an Outbreak of Weeds

No one likes weeds. The weed growth can choke the beautiful plants and flowers you use to increase your property’s curb appeal.

No one likes weeds. The weed growth can choke the beautiful plants and flowers you use to increase your property’s curb appeal. Here are some tips for how to deal with weeds to next time they pop up on your lawn this summer. Read the rest of this entry »

Intriguing Ways to Make Your Backyard More Relaxing

July 25th, 2019
Intriguing Ways to Make Your Backyard More Relaxing

Spending more time in the backyard is one of the best ways to enjoy your summer.

Spending more time in the backyard is one of the best ways to enjoy your summer. But that can be hard to do if your backyard is a mess. One of the many ways to improve your home is to turn your backyard into a place where you will actually be able to unwind and enjoy some drinks and conversations with your loved ones. Read the rest of this entry »

What Happens to Fertilized Lawns

July 19th, 2019
What Happens to Fertilized Lawns

Fertilizing the lawn helps ensure that it grows stronger. What happens to fertilized lawns?

Fertilizing the lawn helps ensure that it grows stronger. After all, you never know when the next drought or heatwave will ruin your yard. Rather than dealing with a parched landscape, you will have access to the lawn that everyone else is jealous over. Read the rest of this entry »

The Benefits of Patterned Pavers

July 12th, 2019
The Benefits of Patterned Pavers

Pavers are a versatile addition to any landscape design!

When you’re looking to improve your landscape and make it look more inviting and unique, you might be considering your options for a new hardscaping feature, like a patio, walkway, or drive. Upgrading your existing hardscaping and adding more is one of the best things you can do for a landscape of any size as it helps to break up your space and add visual interest. But, when you’re ready to add a feature, why would you want to stick with boring old concrete or asphalt? One of the most exciting new trends in hardscaping is the use of paving stones. While they’ve been in use around the world of ages, this wildly useful method is only just starting to catch on here. Paving stones come with several benefits that we’ll walk you through today!  Read the rest of this entry »

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