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  • Three Ways To Increase Production In Your Backyard Fruit Trees

    If you're like many modern homeowners, you'r intrigued by the idea of growing a certain amount of your own fruits and vegetables in your own backyard. Perhaps your grandparents still kept a home garden and you have fond memories of visiting them during the growing season, or maybe you've been inspired by the recent trend among homeowners to devote at least some of their backyard space to growing good things to eat.
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  • 3 Tips To Prepare Your Trees For Winter

    Trees may be an important part of your landscape design, but they can also become big problems in the winter season. From fallen branches to a complete uprooting due to soft, wet land, trees can damage your home, property, and belongings. This guide and the help of professionals can teach you a few essential tips for preparing your trees for the harsh reality of winter. Brace If you have trees that you worry will fall if they are weighed down by rain, sleet, snow, and ice, consider bracing them to the ground.
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  • 3 Essential Questions To Ask When Considering Tree Removal Services

    Do you have one or more trees that need to come down? Are you thinking about hiring someone to do the work but you're not sure how to choose who is the best for the job? Hiring professionals for a job can often be confusing. But it doesn't have to be. While a particular company being the best is something that can be subjective, asking the right questions will help you to decide if you've picked the right company for you.
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  • 3 Reasons Why Tree Removal Professionals Are A Must

    Are you tired of a tree in your yard? Have you been making plans to cut it down and get rid of it? While getting rid of an unwanted tree may seem like a simple matter, the truth is that it can be deceptively complicated. Instead of handling it yourself, you should hire someone to cut it down for you. For a variety of reasons, getting rid of an unwanted tree is something that is best left to the professionals.
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  • Insight To Help You Improve The Appearance And Health Of Your Yard

    One or two neglected areas of your yard's landscaping can bring down its entire appearance and actually cause your home's value to decrease. For this reason, it is essential to keep up on the maintenance of your yard in its entirety for the best benefit to you as a homeowner. Here are some tips to help you improve the look of your yard and lawn in addition to increasing the health of your landscaping.
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  • 3 Tips For Tree Maintenance To Reduce Hazards From Summer Storms

    Trees around your home and summer storms are often hazards that can be avoided. To protect your family and your property, maintenance of the trees around your home is important. You want to trim trees near your house and remove trees that may be at risk of falling during severe storms. Here are some tree maintenance tips that will help you prepare your home for summer storms and prevent these hazards:
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  • Two Tips For Getting Your Lawn Ready For Spring And Summer

    After a brutal winter, your lawn will need some TLC if you want it to look great for spring and summer entertainment. If you're like most people, though, there are so many things that need to be done, you probably don't know where to start. Here are two things you should do right now that will get your lawn on the road to healthy recovery. Clean and Prepare One of the first things you can start doing—especially when you're not sure what you should be doing—is to clean up your yard.
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  • 4 Things You Need To Do Before Installing Sprinkler Systems

    If you are tired of manually watering your yard, change things up this year and install a sprinkler system. Before you start digging though, there are some things that you need to do before you start installing sprinkler systems. Check on a Building Permit First, you need to check and find out if you need a building permit in order to install your sprinklers in your yard. Building rules vary a lot from one state to the next, and can even vary within a state, so you want to make sure that you have the proper permission and authority before you make major changes to your property.
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  • The Potential Dangers Of A Tick Bite

    No one likes the thought of being bitten by a bug or other pest. Unfortunately, however, some creatures do bite and bite regularly, and this includes ticks. Ticks are found in trees, bushes, and in the general outdoors. And, worst of all, their bites can carry many potential dangers. For this reason, it is smart to have your trees and your yard sprayed regularly to help prevent tick infestations. If you're still not convinced that this step is necessary, then consider the many dangers that can come with tick bites.
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  • 4 Things to Do for Your Trees in Winter to Prevent Summer Storm Problems

    Winter may not seem like a time to worry about summer thunderstorms and high winds, but when it comes to your trees, winter is the best time to address these concerns. This is because winter is the prime time to prune and do some basic maintenance on most trees. What you do now could save you major damage when the clouds roll in later. #1: Remove weak wood In most storms, the first branches to come down will be those that are already damaged or weak.
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