It is no secret that landscaping is all about the improvement of appearances. Your landscape is the front door to your property and is the basis for how your outdoor space will be judged. Thus as the centerpiece of your landscape, your lawn is actually the first impression that anyone will have of your property.
Universal to every landscaper and homeowner who takes an interest in their landscape is a constant search for a leg up. This could be a new landscape installation that improves the look of your property or a tool that makes a once tedious task efficient and easy. It could even be an additive to your
As 2021 comes to an end, it is interesting to observe the many changes we have seen throughout the past year. Managing a global pandemic and your landscape simultaneously is no easy task, but our team at Nature’s Mulch believes everyone deserves a little pat on the back. Another thing that comes with the changing
Every homeowner invested in their landscape inevitably asks the question, “How do I feed my plants and trees?” While many plants and trees are incredibly low maintenance, there are some actions you can take to ensure optimal levels of health all year long. All plants and trees benefit from being fed, but different plants and
When properly used, landscape fabric can be a great addition to your garden beds. Whether you are new to gardening or possess a seasoned green thumb, landscape fabric can keep your beds looking fresh and clean. Keeping moisture in, and weeds out, landscape fabric acts as a barrier between your garden bed and outside elements.
When it comes to weeds that are hated in the landscape, crabgrass is often at the top of most peoples’ list. This unsightly weed can spread rapidly once its emerged—and at that point can be difficult to get rid of. Nobody likes seeing the clumping bunches of this grassy weed popping up throughout the lawn.
Do you want to turn the heads of your neighbors when they see your stunning lawn? If you want a healthy yard next summer, spring isn’t where things begin; it’s the fall. Early fall is prime time to prep your yard for the next growing season – cooling temperatures slow aboveground growth, and moist soil
Properly Overseed Your Yard There’s a secret behind achieving a beautiful, lush lawn: overseed your yard. Landscape professionals know what it is, but many homeowners don’t. Overseeding—as part of a comprehensive, proactive plan—keeps lawns looking great. Whether you’re tending your first lawn or have years of experience, learning how to overseed your lawn can improve
Water Your New Plants: The Proper Way Water is the lifeblood of your landscape as plants cannot live without it. Plants use water to carry nutrients from the soil into its cells. Water comes in through the plants’ roots and carries nutrients all the way up to the leaves and the blooms where it’s needed
Watering Plants in the heat of Summer As you know, the summers in Louisville, KY can get uncomfortably hot at times. While that’s unpleasant for a lot of people, we can also escape into the respite of indoor air conditioning. Of course, plants don’t have that luxury! Plants have to endure the sun beating down