Everything you need to know about how and when to prune, including what mistakes to avoid!
Don’t leave money on the table by ignoring this key factor.
We’ve all seen it, but what the heck is pollen anyway, why is it EVERYWHERE, and what does it even do?
Core aeration is a type of cultivation which extracts a plug of turf, thatch, and soil and deposits the plug on the lawn. Did you know? Not all lawn aeration service is equal.
Many products on the market claim to be “natural” weed control for your lawn.
Are you interested in maintaining an eco friendly lawn? Taking the earth into account when managing your lawn or hiring a lawn care company is important, read on to learn why.
Learn how to prune and get the most out of this popular southern flower.
Tree and shrub fertilizer is designed to provide additional nutrients to the soil surrounding your ornamental trees and shrubs, allowing them to flourish. Here’s how it works…
From pre-emergent weed control to fertilization to help your turf wake up for the spring, we’ve got the inside track to a healthy lawn for you.
From timing to technique, learn the important keys to your successful pruning plan this year.
Once winter weather has subsided and temps begin to rise, you may ask yourself “is it time to mow the lawn again?”
You see a lot of companies that offer mosquito control, but how does it work, and is it really effective?
Who’s ready for spring? There is something so refreshing about this time of year. It is the perfect time for a fresh start and to focus on spring lawn care.
The best time to prune crepe myrtle is in the late winter into the very early spring, depending on your region and temperate zone.
Is your winter landscape looking a little drab? There are some basic winter landscaping tips that you can implement on your property to add curb appeal.
Shrubs are a staple feature in many home landscapes, and with good reason; not only do shrubs provide aesthetic enhancement but they also serve as privacy barriers.
What is the quarantine, how does it affect your family, and what you can do about it.
What is the difference between “weed and feed” and “weed control”?
Many Canopy Lawn Care customers choose to have flowers installed during both the spring and fall seasons. This ensures that their beds always look fresh and full of life!
Aeration and seeding is one of the most beneficial lawn care services that you can offer your grass this year, but what you do after your service is just as important.
Crabgrass is a pesky and persistent weed and can be quite invasive. One of the main reasons that crabgrass spreads so easily is that it is not properly managed.
Today, we want to help you water your lawn for the best results and in turn prevent brown, dying grass.
Most people do not think much about it, but the way that your lawn is mowed makes a big difference in your overall lawn health.
Learn how you can increase or decrease pH levels to help your plants thrive!
Have you noticed a “fungus” growing on your mulch beds recently that resembles dog vomit? You are not alone!
Learn how to identify, treat, and prevent these invasive ants in your yard.
Have you recently purchased a home? Congratulations! Being a homeowner is one of the most rewarding milestones in life. It can also be one of the scariest!
Ornamental trees and shrubs can add a lovely pop of color to any landscape. But how can you ensure that your plants bloom each season and offer the best color?
You’re doing everything right, and yet weeds are still making an unwelcome appearance in your lawn. Find out why and out you can do about it.
There is nothing worse than enjoying the tranquility of your backyard when you hear that familiar buzzing sound in your ear. Oh, no! Is it that time already? Mosquitoes are back.
You may be surprised at how often this question comes up this time of year...
Annual flowers are usually a cost-effective way to enhance your landscape with seasonal colors. They are great enhancements to any mulch or pine straw bed!
It seems as though the warmer weather is here to stay in North Carolina, signaling an early spring.
April showers bring May flowers. Isn't that how the saying goes? Well, aside from April showers, if you want to see spring flowers, you definitely need to know when to plant bulbs.
The Crepe Myrtle is a signature tree in the Carolinas. Learn how to properly prune these Southern staples!
At Canopy, our Full Service customers enjoy professional pruning services as part of their regular service.
Split application means that instead of applying herbicide in one visit, we do two visits where the pre-emergent herbicide is applied.
The best time to seed your lawn largely depends on which climate zone that you live in and what type of turfgrass you may have.
Pruning your ornamental trees and shrubs can greatly enhance your home’s curb appeal. It can also improve the health of your plants when done properly.
Want to start composting, but not sure where to begin? Whether you own several acres of land or a small yard in the city, you can compost.
Grubs can quickly cause serious damage to your lawn. Learn how to spot problems before they start!
What you don’t know could be having a negative impact on your lawn.
Now is the time to freshen up your beds to keep them looking nice. If you are reading this, you are likely trying to determine what type of material you want to use in your beds.
Read the low down on how to get ahead of your crabgrass this season!
One of the most common questions that we get from customers during the early spring is “why is my grass brown and not green?”
Real estate in Raleigh-Durham and throughout the Triangle is booming, learn how landscaping and maintenance can help you sell your home faster!
Life is busy. You have work commitments, children to care for, friends and family to spend time with …it seems like the calendar fills up each month faster than the one before.
It’s nothing to be ashamed of if you don’t know your turf type, many people don’t and there are quite a few to choose from!
Watering your lawn involves more than just putting a sprinkler in the middle of your lawn and turning on the hose.
We all know how horrible it is to walk into your home at night, flip on the light and scream at the sight of a massive brown roach running across the counter!
Have you ever had to convince someone to try something new that you knew would be better for them if they just gave it a shot?
We always see the hurdles with creating a beautiful lawn happen when there is a lack of a plan. It all starts with knowing a little bit about your lawn.
Lawn care is not just to make your neighbors jealous; a healthy lawn is important to the environment.
Did you know that right now is the best time of the year to get mulch installed?
Why it’s important, what types of lawns can benefit, and tips and tricks for fertilizing your own lawn.
From what it does to how long it lasts, what you should know about pre-emergent weed control as a smart homeowner.
Effective ways to manage leaves in the fall and grass clippings in the growing season on your property.
Your home is the most valuable thing that you own. It only makes sense that you would want to find plenty of ways to add value to it.
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Jonathan H., Cary, North Carolina