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The Importance of Exterior Lighting During Winter

December 29, 2021

Outdoor lighting plays an important role as part of your landscape all year round. However, with the cold and dark days of winter, it’s even more of a necessity this time of year. Take a look at these many reasons why exterior lighting during winter is important: Light Up The Dark The most obvious of…

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Tips For Protecting Your Pavement Driveway During The Winter

December 29, 2021

A driveway is a serious investment and an important part of your property, which is why it’s important to take good care of it – and it’s especially crucial during the winter season. From the team at Ambrosio Landscape Solutions, here are a few helpful tips for protecting your driveway this winter:  Remove Off Any…

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How to Manage Ice On Your Property

December 28, 2021

Ice can be a real hassle for homeowners, and in Connecticut, we’re always bound to get plenty of snowstorms. If you’re looking for ways to better manage ice on your property this winter season, these tips are here to help: Prepare Hard Surfaces Before Snow Arrives When it comes to icy weather, preparation before it…

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5 Best Flowers For The Holiday Season

December 28, 2021

Flowers are a great way to celebrate any holiday, no matter the time of year. This holiday season, fill your home with some of the most festive flowers in bright red, crisp white, and other stunning colors.   From the team at Ambrosio Landscape Solutions, here are the top five flowers for your home during the…

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Getting Your Home’s Exterior Ready For Winter Weather

November 30, 2021

Home Exterior Prep For Winter Connecticut winters are no joke — and this year will be a tough one! We can expect to see plenty of snow, ice, and wind, so it’s crucial we homeowners take the time to get our houses ready for the impending weather.   From our team here at Ambrosio Landscape Solutions,…

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What is Winter Desiccation and How To Prevent It

November 30, 2021

What is Plant Desiccation? The term desiccation, also known as winter burn, refers to the process in which a large amount of moisture is removed from any substance. The desiccation of plants occurs when water stored in their leaves exits into the atmosphere. Moisture is released during a plant’s normal respiratory process since they are…

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When To Stop Mowing Your Lawn

November 30, 2021

When Should I Stop Mowing My Grass Before Winter? As fall rolls in, it’s time to start working out a strategy to provide your lawn with the winter care it needs to be happy and healthy come springtime. One of the most common questions homeowners have is, “Why do I need to stop cutting my…

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Why Utilize Residential Snow Removal Services?

November 30, 2021

Benefits of Professional Snow Removal Services Winter is quickly approaching, and the snow will be here before we know it! You may already be cringing at the thought of getting your shovels ready to dig your driveway out after each snowfall, but it doesn’t have to be this way.  From the experts at Ambrosio Landscape…

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Repotting Your Plants in 5 Easy Steps

October 30, 2021

Learning how to repot a plant is simple and a useful skill when learning how to maintain your green thumb.  Grab your pots, plants, garden trowel, soil, and gloves, and get ready to rehome your beloved plant so it can keep growing happily and healthily with these easy steps:  Step 1: Fill your new pot…

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Protecting Your Property From Deer

October 30, 2021

It’s deer season, meaning deer populations are enjoying the weather and looking for places to feed and rest. Residents of Connecticut are used to seeing deer pop up outside their homes from time to time but don’t love the destruction they can have on your plant life. Luckily, there are plenty of tricks to help…

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