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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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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 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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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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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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How Spring Rain Can Hurt Your Lawn

April 12, 2018

Spring is the season of rain, some more rain, and you guessed it — even more rain! Your lawn needs this rain during its growing season in order to flourish this year. However, this rain can severely hurt your lawn and prevent it from ever reaching its full potential. It’s not the sheer amount of…

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Should I Be Aerating My Lawn?

April 9, 2018

When you drive by a house, what’s something you instantly notice that can make or break its curb appeal? The lawn. A discolored, dead-looking lawn can make the nicest of homes and landscapes look unattractive. While a well-maintained, green lawn can make you fall in love with a property at first glance. In order to…

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How to Clean Your Garage and the Tools Inside It

March 7, 2018

Depending on your habits, cleaning your garage could feel like a piece of cake or it could feel like an exercise in futility — either way, it’s got to be done. (Especially if the condition of your garage could earn you a guest appearance on Hoarders.) An unkempt and inappropriately used garage is a horrible…

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