If you’re looking for a natural privacy screen for your yard, bushes, shrubs and trees can be a great alternative or supplement to fencing. Create your own private space or hide unsightly views by choosing plants that work best for your North Texas lawn from our curated list below.
You’ve planned the perfect flower bed, edged it with precision and planted gorgeous color, but you’ve found your first sign of weeds. What to do now? Enjoying a beautiful garden comes with its share of regular maintenance, including removing unwanted plants. This chore can be a little time consuming, but with the right tools, techniques and preventative measures, you can make weeding your garden a little simpler.
Known as white grubs or grub worms, these plump white worms found in soil are actually scarab beetle larva. Although harmless to pets and people, the immature stage of these insects can be a nuisance to your yard and cause severe damage to your lawn root system.
One of the most prolific flowering trees or shrubs for summer, crape myrtles can be a beautiful addition to your Texas or Florida yard. Crape myrtles come in a variety of colors and each cluster can contain hundreds of colorful flowers. The real beauty to this plant is its long growing season and relative low maintenance, however a little extra care for your crape myrtles will reward you with healthier growth and even more abundant blooms.
The options may seem endless as you begin searching for colorful plants to use in your flower beds for our North Texas soil and climate. We’ve culled the list down to our top 5 favorite annuals to create beautiful pops of color that best compliment your Dallas/ Fort Worth yard.
Our pools have been through quite a bit this winter! With mild temperatures through much of the winter, and then a sudden and unexpected shock of extreme cold, our pools have seen easier off-seasons. However, there are a few easy tips to get your pool spring-ready for your most enjoyable summer swimming season yet.
While it may seem too soon to be dreaming of spring, you can start prepping your yard now for warmer temperatures to come. Spring cleaning for outdoor spaces can help you get a jump start on a beautiful, well manicured lawn, planting beds and entertainment areas.
For those looking to save money and easily manage your entire home at your fingertips, the OneNeighbor app is your dream come true.
OneNeighbor, the North Texas-based technology platform that brings group buying power to neighborhoods to save homeowners money on lawn care and other home services, has released a mobile app version of their web-platform.
Lawn aeration is a technique that helps loosen the soil to allow oxygen, water and nutrients to reach the roots of your grass. Aeration is especially beneficial for lawns that grow in dense soil or seem to have sparse, patchy areas due to high foot traffic. Discover why, when and how to aerate to improve the appearance of your lawn this year.