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Why (and How) Do Weeds Spread?

July 13, 2018

Having a lawn (and garden) filled with weeds can be one of the most frustrating things, especially if you take pride in your property like we do! How do these weeds take over an entire lawn in no time at all? It seems like one day the lawn is fine, and then a week later…

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How Do I Keep Animals From Eating My Garden?

June 27, 2018

If you’ve ever tended your own garden, you know how amazing it feels when your plants grow, flowers bloom, and fruits and vegetables ripen. You put a lot of work into starting and maintaining your garden, so wear all of that dirt under your fingernails as a badge of honor! One of the WORST feelings…

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Why Spending More Time Outside Will Make You Happier

June 21, 2018

Have you ever heard of Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD)? This is a mood disorder that will cause a person to have depression-like symptoms during the cold weather months, or when a person stays inside in the dark for extended periods of time. While not everyone has this (or do we?), we can all relate to…

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What’s the Best Way to Water My Lawn?

June 13, 2018

Does your lawn not look as green, healthy, and full as you want it to look? This happens each and every year and you’re probably wondering what you’re doing wrong. Lawns need a lot of different things from YOU in terms of maintenance, but the most important thing they need is a good watering routine.…

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Which Garden is Right For My Home?

June 4, 2018

The weather is getting warmer and warmer — do you know what that means? Yes, you’re right! It’s time to focus more on your property and the gardens that make it look so fabulous! Wait, you don’t have an extravagant garden surrounding your home? Don’t fret! Our team here at Ambrosio can go over garden…

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Why Your Backyard is the Best Place to Spend Your Day

June 1, 2018

Do you have a happy place you go to after a long day (or week) at the office? You know, that one place where you can kick off your shoes, turn your brain off, and relax without a care in the world. For our team at Ambrosio — our favorite place is the backyard! The…

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an outdoor kitchen is exactly what your home needs

Why Every Home Should Have an Outdoor Kitchen

May 24, 2018

We’re going to say it… Every home should have an outdoor kitchen. Why? You shouldn’t have to ask “why” — you should be saying “why not!” The Host With the Most During the warm weather, hosting a party or get-together can be easy as can be with the addition of an outdoor kitchen. The most…

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now is the time to remove oil stains from your driveway

How to Remove Oil Stains From Your Driveway

May 21, 2018

Is your driveway covered with oil stains? Next to cracks, stains are some of the most unsightly things that can be sitting right in front of your home (especially since they will most likely be the first thing people see when they visit). You don’t have to live with oil stains. You can do something…

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dethatching can take the yellow out of your lawn

What is Dethatching (and Does My Lawn Need It)?

May 7, 2018

Are you sick and tired of having a lawn that looks dead half of the time? Does your lawn have a mix of dead-looking yellow grass mixed in with the green grass? If so, you probably have a built-up layer of thatch that needs to be removed. What is Thatch? In the simplest of terms,…

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spending the day on the patio is always a fun time when you have these things with you

What You Need When You Spend the Day Outside

May 2, 2018

Spending the day outside, feeling the sun on your face — nothing beats it! And with warm weather FINALLY here (internally cries tears of happiness), you can finally spend your day outside without losing feeling in your fingers. However, before you bring your book and glass of lemonade to the patio (is that only lemonade…),…

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