Apr 24, 2017, 2:20 PM
What does a mild winter for bugs mean for your home? An early spring encourages some pests, so here's how to prepare in the wake of our fairly warm winter.
Apr 21, 2017, 2:32 PM
April is a key time for your house and yard. Act now to prevent pests and encourage healthy growth by following these important home to-dos.
Apr 17, 2017, 2:36 PM
While rain for your yard and home may sound great if you're waiting for things to grow, too much rain can cause problems. If your home and yard aren't ready, spring rain can lead to water issues. Here's how to be prepared ahead of time, no matter how much rain you're expecting.
Apr 10, 2017, 2:40 PM
Spring is an important time for your lawn, especially early spring, when the weather is warming up and your grass is preparing to enter an important phase. Here are five spring yard tasks you can do as the season is getting in full swing!
Mar 27, 2017, 2:44 PM
If you look at landscaping trends, you may have noticed a lot of people talking about "xeriscaping" in the last few years. The word "xeros" is Greek for "dry," but this type of landscaping is not just about arid, desert climates; it has plenty of applications for your home, too! Here's what you need to know.
Mar 24, 2017, 2:50 PM
If you've looked at pest control services before, you may have seen reference to termite bonds. What is this bond, and when do you need it? We've got an FAQ for you!
Dec 1, 2016, 3:31 PM
Some grasses are better able to handle certain conditions than other types of grass. Bermuda grass (Cynodon dactylon) is commonly found on lawns throughout the southern part of the US. Is it the right grass for your lawn? Let's take a look.
Nov 10, 2016, 3:27 PM
Asian lady beetles are one of the more common winter bugs throughout much of the country. These orange-red beetles with black spots like to spend their winters hibernating in large groups somewhere warm. Often, that warm spot is inside your home.
Aug 26, 2016, 3:34 PM
The last thing you want is for your fun summer beach day to get ruined by beach bugs! While beaches are warm and inviting, they can also be breeding grounds for sand fleas, flies, and even mosquitoes. We know that doesn't sound fun, so we've worked on professional tips to help guarantee a fearless day at the beach for your whole family.
Aug 16, 2016, 3:14 PM
"Aeration" is a term referring to the process that removes plugs of soil from your lawn, or essentially "airing it out" through the use of aerator machines. This provides many benefits: It helps remove thatch so that your grass can stretch out and soak up water or nutrients more easily, while also preventing issues with standing water, grass mold, and other problems.