Archive for January 2018 | Monthly archive page

How to properly clean your fireplace and dispose of ashes.

Brrrr! It’s that time of the year again when you’re lighting a fire and snuggling up. Now that the fireplace is being used again you also have to make sure to keep it clean and properly dispose of the ashes for safety reasons. Below you will find some helpful tips on cleaning and discarding ashes. […]

It’s about time to install carpenter bee traps!

Spring is getting near and March is the ideal time you should have carpenter bee traps set to avoid damage to your home!   Carpenter bees are large black and yellow bees. They can frequently be seen in spring hovering around the eaves of your home or the underside of a deck or porch rail. […]

Mulch

  Mulch is a protective layer of material that is spread on top of exposed soil and is extremely important in maintaing a healthy landscape. These are just some of the benefits of mulching your yard: – Preserves water in soil so moisture is retained. – Regulates temperature. – Adds nutrients back into the soil. […]