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What to Do If Your Neighbor Has a Messy Property

November 13, 2018

Your property is mowed, free of leaves and weeds, and all plants have been trimmed. There is no greater feeling than seeing your property in pristine condition — until you look at your neighbor’s messy property that is bordering yours. Here are a few tips to help you get your neighbor’s property looking closer to…

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The Lawn Tools You Need to Take Care of Fall Cleanup

November 2, 2018

As a homeowner, are you equipped to handle the maintenance of your lawn — especially during the fall? Fall cleanup and maintenance is necessary to ensure your lawn can enter the dormancy stage safely, allowing your lawn to flourish next spring. Here’s a list of lawn tools you’ll need to get the job done! The…

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How Do You Mow the Lawn in the Fall?

October 18, 2018

The weather is getting cooler, the leaves are falling, and winter is on its way. (We’re sorry to be the bearers of bad news, but we must accept reality!) Many homeowners believe that once the weather cools down, there’s no need to care for your lawn until next spring. This. Couldn’t. Be. More. Wrong. If…

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Should I Prune My Plants in the Fall?

October 15, 2018

The months of October and November are reserved for cleaning up your property of the many leaves that have fallen, as well as prepping your home and property for the cold weather that is soon to follow. For the homeowners that are actively paying attention to their gardens, shrubs, and trees; make sure you’re performing…

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3 Animals to Watch Out For When Cleaning Your Gutters

October 8, 2018

As we get deeper into the fall season, leaves will begin changing colors and falling from the trees. Many of these leaves will wind up in your gutters, resulting in blockages that will render your gutter system useless in its job of channeling water away from your home. As you head up to your gutters…

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How Failing to Maintain Your Property Can Hurt Your Neighbor (and Vice Versa)

September 28, 2018

Property lines are something that exists to show you and your neighbor where exactly both of your properties meet. This way you both know what you are responsible for taking care of and who is deemed liable for damage if something were to happen. Did you know that when you fail to maintain your property,…

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What You Need to Do to Keep Your Neighborhood Clean

September 13, 2018

As a homeowner living in the community, it’s your responsibility to not only maintain your property — but also to help keep your neighborhood and community a safe and clean place! Below are a few of the easiest ways you can make a BIG impact on your neighborhood: Give Up Single-Use Recyclables Every home in…

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How to Save Time With the Start of the New School Year

September 5, 2018

The new school year is upon us! Vacations are over, normal schedules are back, and free-time is more valuable than ever. For those looking to save time, maintain their home, and avoid disaster — this blog is for you! 1) Cleaning Your Hands of Required Property Maintenance With the new school year comes the changing…

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5 DIY Ways to Kill Weeds Naturally

August 17, 2018

Weeds are probably the most annoying thing in the entire world. As a landscaping company that creates beautiful properties all over Connecticut, weeds are the one thing that can take the wind right out of your sail. For homeowners with a yard filled with weeds, we recommend hiring professionals to remove them for you —…

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How to Repair Your Lawn After a Heatwave

July 20, 2018

Have you ever sat outside during a heatwave in the summertime? The strong rays of the sun and high temperatures can burn your skin, cause you to become dehydrated, and is ultimately not good for any person. Heatwaves have a similar effect on lawns. If your lawn is covered in dead, brown patches, there are…

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