Spring Gardening: What Is Irrigation and Why Do You Need It?

Watering your plants is one of the most basic, but essential, parts of growing a garden. Setting up an irrigation system specially designed for your landscape will not only lessen the time and effort you need to spend to make sure your plants grow healthy, but will...

Keeping it Green: Eco-Friendly Lawn Care

As awareness grows regarding climate change, Canadians are responding enthusiastically to the call to adapt and protect the planet. Starting at home, “green” or eco-friendly practices and innovations are being adopted. The landscaping industry has responded to...

Essentials for a Beautiful Spring-Summer Garden

Typically, winter is a time to lay back and forego most gardening chores. However, downtime does not equal neglect. You can take on a winter landscaping project to pass the time, or prepare your garden for the spring. Though it may seem counterintuitive, winter is the...

How Outdoor Lighting Can Go Wrong

There’s one in every neighbourhood — the house with ALL the Christmas lights. Though the colours are splendid, and the dancing Santas and ice-skating penguins are a delight for children to behold, sometimes it can be a bit much. Further, there can be costly...

Five Tips for Maintaining Your Outdoor Lighting This Winter

Being a property owner comes with many responsibilities. A good-looking front yard or garden increases value for yourself and the neighbourhood. In the cold and dark winter months, one way to enhance the look of your property is through the use of outdoor lighting....