Hiring a landscaper

How to Hire a Landscaper – 12 Things You Need to Know

Hiring a Landscaper Can Beautify Your Lawn, But Choose Carefully While some like to do their own landscaping, it can get challenging real fast. If you find yourself getting in over your head, knowing how to hire a landscaper can save you a lot of hassle. If you, like many homeowners, find yourself deciding to […]

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Branding Your Business – How to Choose a Company Name and Brand

Knowing How to Choose a Company Name Can Raise or Lower the Value of Your Business Branding “A rose by any other name would smell as sweet…” This oft-quoted line from Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet” highlights Juliet’s belief that someone’s quality matters more than what they’re called. While there’s undoubtedly some truth to that, a […]

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Motivating a Team and Improving Morale

Fostering a Positive Workplace Culture Benefits Your Business in the Long Term These days, many businesses seem to suffer from high turnover rates. That makes it a good time to look around and take inventory of your employees and workers. Does your crew seems to approach the day with a “let’s just get this over […]

Landscaping Around a Septic System – What to Do and How

What to Plant Around a Septic Tank – And What NOT to More than likely, the area around your septic system is devoid of any large plants, patios, or other fixtures. After all, the prevailing and common wisdom is that you should really avoid both building and major landscaping around a septic system. As a […]

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Husqvarna 525LS String Trimmer

Husqvarna 525LST String Trimmer Review

If you’ve checked in with us recently, you might know that we recently got the chance to test out the Best String Trimmers. We ran all of the products through a series of tests to see which ones presented the best power, fuel economy, ergonomics, feature sets, and value. The Husqvarna 525LST made our short list […]

Defensible Space

How to Protect Your Home from Wildfires

How to Landscape for Fire Resistance We don’t deal with too many wildfires here in Florida—which is odd considering we’re the lightning capital of the world. At least when you factor in the number of lightning strikes per square mile. If you live in an area prone to wildfires, however, you want your property as […]

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How to Tell if a Chainsaw Bar is Worn Out

Ah, the noble chainsaw bar, the unsung hero. We often focus on the more prominent aspects of these saws—like the chain or the motor. We likely don’t spend much time considering the bar that holds it all together. A chainsaw bar in good working order will provide stability, guidance, and efficiency. But what about a […]

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How to Prevent Ticks In Your Yard Through Landscaping

Tick-Proof Your Yard With These Preventative Measures Ticks suck. Literally. They’re stealthy carriers of infectious disease, and because they live off of blood, they put you, your family, and your pets at risk. But, with some preventative landscaping and general avoidance practices, you can lessen your chances of picking up Powassan disease, Babesiosis, and the […]