See Our Blog Posts Below:

Relocating a Tree - Good Idea or Bad Plan?

Posted by John Tighe on Mon, Jul 30, 2012 @ 07:24 AM

Home renovations, climate changes and landscape overhauls may cause you to consider relocating a tree. But before you pull out the shovel and get to work, let's discuss whether or not transplanting is a good or a bad idea.

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Tags: native plants, landscape installation, tree transplant, new hampshire

The Basics of Bush and Hedge Trimming

Posted by John Tighe on Mon, Jul 23, 2012 @ 02:09 PM

Bush and hedge trimming help your landscape thrive, by encouraging new growth, removing dead portions and maintaining a manageable shape. But what's involved in this process? And does it require training and experience to get the job done right? Catch up on the basics of bush and hedge trimming.

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Tags: landscape care, Boston

Eliminate Wasted Water With Smart Controllers

Posted by John Tighe on Mon, Jul 16, 2012 @ 05:43 PM

Manual lawn and garden irrigation often results in wasted water due to run off and over-saturation. Automatic sprinklers help to reduce that issue by distributing the water gently and in a uniform pattern. Smart controllers provide another easy way to reduce the amount of water wasted, saving money and helping to preserve our natural resources.

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Tags: landscaping, landscape care, lawn irrigation

Tips on Designing for Efficient Irrigation

Posted by John Tighe on Sat, Jul 07, 2012 @ 10:25 AM

Sprinkler systems provide uniform coverage for your lawn without the need to drag your hose and sprinkler across the lawn. These systems save time and money, and to most people's surprise, a well-designed irrigation system can actually save water as well. The trick in efficient irrigation is design or placement of the sprinkler heads.

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Tags: Boston, lawn irrigation, grass, warm season grass

How Landscape Lighting Extends Your Time Outside

Posted by John Tighe on Mon, Jul 02, 2012 @ 07:37 AM

We talked about how landscape lighting improves security in a previous post, creating a safer atmosphere for your family and friends. But have you considered how well placed landscape lighting can also extend your time outside, providing greater relaxation and more opportunities for fun in your own backyard?

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Tags: Landscape Lighting, low voltage fixtures, LED