Landscape Master Planning

A property’s landscape is one of its biggest assets and maintaining it is often one of its largest expenses. Planning for landscape renovation(s) should take both of these factors into consideration. Sustainable development is typically expressed as the relationship between economic, environmental, and social factors. A landscape must take into account the cost of upkeep, […]

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Leaving Leaves Be

The end of the growing season is one of the most beautiful times of year in the northwest. The sun typically sticks around for a while even as daytime air temperatures are cooling, resulting in foggy mornings and dewy spider webs. As day length decreases, deciduous trees and shrubs begin pulling starches and sugars out […]

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Turf Maintenance Tips

Mowing Mowing two strips around the perimeter of turf and then mowing in straight lines perpendicular to this, alternating the pattern every other mow if possible, is usually the most effective method. Mow weekly during the growing season to assure you are not removing more than 1/3 of the leaf blade at a time. Sharpen […]

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