Reasons to Request a Fall Cleanup

Fall can be a lovely time of the year when the leaves on the trees change colour, the air feels cool and crisp, and the holidays are just around the corner. Fall is called so for a reason: falling leaves and falling temperatures are the signs of winter approaching us. If you have a lawn, especially if you have a …

COVID-19 Cleanr

COVID-19 – Cleanr’s Preventive Measures The Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic has had a profound impact on our community. The situation continues to change rapidly. At Cleanr Property Maintenance we care deeply for the health and safety of our customers. At the present time, we will continue operations. This means we will not cancel scheduled work, and will continue to take on …

What Should I Do For Spring Cleanup?

As the weather starts to get warmer, it’s time to turn your attention back to your yard. You have allowed it to remain dormant all winter under layers of snow and ice. Now, it’s time for those green blades of grass to poke through the ground and breathe new life into the curb appeal of your home. It’s time for …

Identifying And Controlling Snow Mould In Your Lawn

There’s no mould like snow mould. Living in Winnipeg, your lawn will almost inevitably get snow mould at some point or another – we always get snow, after all. Snow mould is incredibly easy to identify; if you see grey-whte or pink-white circles in your lawn, ranging in size from a few centimetres to a metre, you’ve got snow mould. …

How To Make Your Outdoor Space Look Better In Winter

Winter leaves the days dark, and your once-vibrant yard starts sinking under the weight of snow. Adding life and colour to your outdoor space during winter takes some effort, but is very well worth it. Talking of adding life to exterior space, there are several features that you can incorporate to ensure that your space remains green, warm, and inviting. …

Budget-Friendly Landscape Ideas

Not only does landscaping the yard improve curb appeal and increase a home’s value, it  also purifies the air from dust and other pollutants. With some thoughtful planning and a little creativity, you don’t have to spend a fortune to create a lush looking garden. Here are some budget-friendly landscape ideas: Nurturing Young Plants and Shrubs to Maturity Mature plants …

Who Is Responsible For Snow Removal At A Rental Property?

Snow removal at rental properties is an issue that causes many landlord-tenant disputes. What are the codes of law regarding commercial snow removal? To learn, keep reading. Multi-unit Complexes In multi-unit complexes, multiple and separate housing units are contained within one building or complex. The units can be next to each other or stacked on top of each other. According …

What Flowers And Plants Attract Bees?

According to the Canola Council of Canada, about two-thirds of the horticultural systems across the globe depend on insect pollination, primarily by bees. This means, one in every three bites of food we consume is produced because of insect pollution. Sadly, over the last handful of years, bee populations have been decreasing at alarming rates. But by cultivating flowers and …

How Winter Sanding Services Can Protect Your Business

Winter sanding is an ongoing maintenance practice that is carried out throughout the season to help provide traction. Normally, the municipality is responsible for snow removal, sanding, and maintenance on public roads, but residential and business owners are responsible for snow and ice control in areas surrounding their properties. This includes their pavements, business entrances, driveways and parking lots. With …

What Happens to Your Lawn during Winter?

During winter, you will notice your lawn takes on a tan appearance.  As snowing continues, your yard will brown completely. Severe winter damage, also commonly known as winter kill, will cause some patches of the lawn to go bare.  An explanation as to why this happens is simple: for grass to thrive, it needs sunlight, moisture, and warmth. These conditions …