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Reasons to Resurface Your Concrete Driveway

Friday, October 23rd, 2020
Reasons to Resurface Your Concrete Driveway
The fact remains that resurfacing the concrete driveway when it’s necessary is vital to maintaining your property.

We always think that the new concrete driveway is going to last, but that’s not always the case. It’s not too surprising that most homeowners don’t think their sturdy concrete driveways need any replacement, let alone repairs, in their lifetime. But the fact remains that resurfacing the concrete driveway when it’s necessary is vital to maintaining your property. So, when is resurfacing necessary, and why should you not put off this concrete driveway improvement project?

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Soil pH: Why Does It Matter?

Friday, October 16th, 2020

One of the biggest things you have to worry about when planning your garden or yard is something that you may not even think about at all: your soil. After all, it’s just dirt, right? It’s actually not that simple. Soil testing is a vital part of planning a garden or landscape maintenance because it looks at the pH of the soil, which determines which plants will thrive, among other things. But what is pH, and why does it matter?

Soil pH: Why Does It Matter?
There’s more to your soil than meets the eye. Here’s what you need to know about soil pH.
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Differences Between Rough and Finish Grading

Friday, October 9th, 2020

When most people think about landscaping the property around their homes, they envision planting trees or flowers, laying down nice-looking mulch, and maintaining the grass. Landscaping is more than those surface things, however. Sometimes landscaping means reforming the land—in this case, grading it. If you’re in a situation where you’re considering having a professional help you grade the land, it will help to understand the differences between rough and finish grading.

Differences Between Rough and Finish Grading
If you’re considering grading your landscape, it will help to understand the differences between rough and finish grading.
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Landscaping Pests: Tent Caterpillars

Friday, October 2nd, 2020

Have you started seeing web-like structures in the branches of your trees? You may be dealing with a widespread pest that isn’t talked about enough considering how often we see them: tent caterpillars. They’re the larvae of different kinds of moths that live in your trees and end up feeding on the leaves. They get their name from the silk tents that build in trees, which can be unsightly but also defoliate your trees as well. It’s important to control tent caterpillars if you want to keep your landscaping safe from infestations.

Controlling Tent Caterpillars
Tent caterpillars can cause some serious damage to your landscaping. Here’s what you need to know.
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