How Should I Water My Garden This Summer?

Your plants always need enough water to stay alive, much less grow healthy. That’s particularly true in summer when the heat means your plants need more water to stay green. Improper watering techniques can be ineffective or even harmful. When it comes to irrigating...

Water-Efficient Gardening

Climate change is an alarming topic these days. To prevent further environmental degradation, many are beginning to adopt an eco-friendly lifestyle. While everyone’s effort makes a difference, gardeners and agriculturists can have a significant impact on combating...

Spring Tune-up: Give Lighting a Head Start after Winter

When homeowners venture outside to enjoy the sunshine, they want their property looking its best. Before diving into that landscaping project you’ve been planning, consider whether your lighting system will serve your needs this season. The wear and tear of winter can...

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...