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Calling All Homeowners in Illinois! Schedule Preventative Grub Control Now!

Calling All Homeowners in Illinois! Schedule Preventative Grub Control Now!
In Illinois, grubs are a common problem for lawns because they can cause massive damage to root systems if left unchecked. The best offense against these pests is a good defense, and preventative...
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Those Leaf Piles Might Be Pretty but They Are Harming Your Grass

Those Leaf Piles Might Be Pretty but They Are Harming Your Grass
The fall foliage in certain areas of Illinois is known for being especially impressive. While fall leaves are beautiful to look at, they can also release nutrients as they decompose that can...
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The Timeless Question: What Is the Proper Etiquette for Holiday Decorations?

The Timeless Question: What Is the Proper Etiquette for Holiday Decorations?
The season for holiday lighting and winter displays is finally upon us! During this time of year, you may be gearing up to embellish your property with all sorts of holiday lights, inflatable...
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Use Your Time to Focus On Your Business Instead of Shoveling Snow

Use Your Time to Focus On Your Business Instead of Shoveling Snow
In Illinois, we're veterans of dealing with snow, so it may seem sensible to handle the snow yourself even when you're managing your own business. However, if you hire a professional...
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Sod vs Grass Seeds: Which One is Better for Growing a New Lawn in Illinois?

Sod vs Grass Seeds: Which One is Better for Growing a New Lawn in Illinois?
Whether you currently have a lawn that has seen better days and you want to start over from scratch, or if you don't have a lawn yet and are looking to add one to your property, growing a new...
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Trimming vs Pruning - What's the Difference?

Trimming vs Pruning - What's the Difference?
In the same way that having a good haircut changes the look of a person, trees and shrubs transform when placed on healthy lawn maintenance schedules as well. Trimming and pruning can really make the ...
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3 Things to Ask Before Hiring a Professional Mowing Company

3 Things to Ask Before Hiring a Professional Mowing Company
The lawn service industry can be tricky to navigate and sometimes so can finding out what you should look for in a lawn mowing service. A lot of people in this business aren't in it for the...
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Danger Lurks in Your Dirty Trash Bin

Danger Lurks in Your Dirty Trash Bin
We all know that a dirty trash bin will smell. Sometimes it's easier to just hold your breath while you take out the trash rather than go through the trouble of cleaning it! However, there might...
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To Mulch or Not to Mulch - That is The Question

To Mulch or Not to Mulch - That is The Question
Many property owners think that mulch is only added to a landscape bed for aesthetic purposes. It's true - they do add texture and complementary colors to a landscape bed, however, mulch provides ...
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Keep Your Family and Pets Safe from Disease this Summer

Keep Your Family and Pets Safe from Disease this Summer
During the summer months, insects are often abuzz and lurking in all corners of your yard. These insects carry diseases that can make you and your pets very sick. Common insects and pests, such as ...
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