What Should I Do For Spring Cleanup?

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 …

Identifying And Controlling Snow Mould In Your Lawn

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 …

How To Make Your Outdoor Space Look Better In Winter

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 …

Budget-Friendly Landscape Ideas

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 …

Who Is Responsible For Snow Removal At A Rental Property?

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 …

What Flowers And Plants Attract Bees?

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 …

How Winter Sanding Services Can Protect Your Business

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 …

What Happens to Your Lawn during Winter?

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 …

How To Winterize Your Home

How To Winterize Your Home As the winter winds come rolling in, you probably already have a lot of work to do to get ready for the cold season. You need to make sure your furnace is in good condition and it’s time to wash those winter coats and add extra blankets to the beds. In the hustle and bustle, …

How To Winterize Your Home

How To Winterize Your Home As the winter winds come rolling in, you probably already have a lot of work to do to get ready for the cold season. You need to make sure your furnace is in good condition and it’s time to wash those winter coats and add extra blankets to the beds. In the hustle and bustle, …