4 Reasons to Use Native Plants in Your Landscaping

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Fall is here, but that doesn’t mean it’s time to stop thinking about the plants that go into your yard. In fact, fall is the perfect time to get many trees into the ground. So we wanted to take a moment to encourage you to think about using native plants and trees in your landscaping. Native plants offer many benefits to the average homeowner. 1. Native plants require less maintenance. Why does the average landscape require so much maintenance? It has a lot to do with the fact that most of the plants that go into the average landscape were..

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5 Ways People Mess Up Their Wooden Fences

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As fence contractors in the Milwaukee metro area we see a lot of bad fences. We especially see a lot of bad wooden fences, since they do require more maintenance than any other fence type. We want you to enjoy a fence that looks really nice. After all, the appearance of your fence can make or break the appearance of your landscape. So we’re going to share these mistakes with you in the hopes that you don’t repeat them. 1. They don’t clean their fences. Mold and mildew can really screw up your wooden fence if you don’t get in..

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August is the Month for Addressing Unhappy Lawns

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Has your lawn become a mess of bare patches and brown spots over the course of the summer? You can fix this, but only if you act now: August is the best month for lawn renovation. Lawn renovation in August gives your lawn time to take and will help ensure a nice, beautiful lawn. You’ll need to start by figuring out the source of your problem. Grubs are a common lawn killer here in the Milwaukee metro area. You’ll need to get a grub control product down before you do anything else. This handy guide from the Milwaukee..

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