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Why Should you Hire Someone to Perform Garden Maintenance Services?

Garden Maintenance Services

Taking care of your lawn and gardens requires more than just getting the kid down the street to mow  and weed every other week.

But having a yard that’s the envy of the neighborhood doesn’t have to mean giving up every weekend to roll in the dirt.

Hiring garden maintenance services can make all the difference in taming and maintaining your lawn — even if you do have a green thumb. Continue reading Why Should you Hire Someone to Perform Garden Maintenance Services?

Winter Gardening Tips for Perth

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Winter Gardening Tips for Perth Gardens

With the temperature dropping, many of the plants are slowing their growth rates and eventually will become dormant but this is not the case for every plant.  Weeds will be growing more then ever!

Winter is also a great time to prune your trees and shrubs and plant annual bulbs, but also is good for planning for the next season, and checking your reticulation system is in good shape.

Read more to find out what should be done in your Perth garden this Winter.

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Why Hiring Professional Landscape Services Is a Good Investment

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Yardwork. We all love having a beautiful home, but most of us cannot stand the upkeep.

And even if we love being outside, we never have enough time to enjoy it. A yard can either be a wonderful addition to a home or a costly drain of time and energy.

There is a better way to care for your landscaping needs, you know. And it might be time to hire a specialist.

Good news: There are a number of reasons why hiring professional landscape services is a good investment.

We’ll show you.

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What is Dethatching? | How to Deal with Lawn Thatch

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What is thatch?

Thatch is a build-up of organic matter which forms a layer under the blades of grass but on top of the soil.

During the warmer seasons of Spring and Summer, the thatch is usually made up of runners, living and dead, as well as other organic matter such as leaves and lawn-clippings. In the cooler seasons, thatch is created from dead and dying organic matter.

Read on for why this can be a problem, and what to do about it.

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Lawn Fertilising Tips and Tricks

When you hear fertilising, you always think of it as referring to garden fertilising – something we all know is important for a healthy garden.

But what about lawn fertilising for healthy grass?

Read on for why lawn fertilising is important and our tips and tricks for getting it right.

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Lawn Aeration Techniques for a Healthier Lawn

Lawn coring or aeration is the method of decompacting and breaking up the soil to allow air, water and nutrients to flow in where needed.

This is a fast way to reinvigorate your lawn by helping it to quickly access oxygen and nutrients straight into its root zone.

Read on for more about these techniques and which method you should use for your lawn.

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The Beginner’s Guide to Tree Trimming For a Better Yard

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You likely already know that filling your yard with beautiful trees can help to increase your home’s curb appeal and value.

Still, in order to keep things looking great, you’ll need frequent tree trimming!

Doing so will get rid of any diseased branches, let more sunlight in, and help your tree to live longer!

In this post, we’re telling you everything you need to know about the basics of tree trimming!

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5 Useful Tips to Beautify your Garden

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Do you want to create a garden that’s as beautiful as the great outdoors?

We thought so.

Well, if you want to make the most of your garden, you will need to spruce up your landscape.

To ensure you can enjoy your garden come rain or shine, here are 5 useful garden maintenance tips.

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When and How to Water Plants in Your Garden The Right Way

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So, you just started a garden and aren’t sure when and how much to water it.

We understand.

Not watering your garden enough can result in lower quality and quantity of crops. But an overabundance could drown your crops and plants.

Over-watered plants can look healthy at first. However, they soon start to droop, look mushy, and develop fungus.

We want you to succeed in your gardening endeavours so we created this article for you to learn when the right time is to water your garden as well as how to water plants.

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