The Green Thumb
The latest landscaping news, tips, trends, and more from your friends at All Terrain Landscaping
Most of the time, having a happy lawn and a happy dog are two goals that can be accomplished simultaneously. But when you hear that female dog urine is more deadly to grass than male urine, your eyes bug out, you consider inventing doggie diapers, and your pooch stares at you wondering if you’ve officially lost it. Park the panic for a moment while we look into whether that rumor is even true. First off, give your female dog a break: her urine is no more destructive than her brother’s.
You’ve heard the expression “presentation is everything.” While you may often hear it applied to personal attire or serving a nice dinner, the adage rings just as true for the outside of your home. Now we know you all are classy folks, so here’s a few tips to make sure passers-by come to that conclusion too. Improve Light Fixtures It’s easy to take an “Eh, it functions, doesn’t it?” approach when it comes to light fixtures, but the truth is that the light fixtures on the front of your
What better way to celebrate our country’s independence than with family and friends all while soaking in the sunshine and grilling? We couldn’t think of much. To show our appreciation for you as customers, we’ve teamed up with our friends at Outpost Sunsport and Gulley Greenhouse to offer this giant giveaway valued at $600! Here’s what we’re giving away: Grilling Package from Omaha Steaks donated by All Terrain Landscaping (6 bacon wrapped sirloins, 8 steak burgers, 8 jumbo franks and 8 stuffed baked potatoes) Patio Umbrella donated by Outpost Sunsport TWO red, white, and blue flower
Whether your creating your dream landscape this summer or just improving on what you have, All Terrain would love to help. I’m sure you know someone that is either building a house or working on a honey-do yard list this summer and we can help. Sign up by July 1st, 2015 for any landscape installation and receive a FREE 5 gallon shrub AND sprinkler winterization. Just mention this deal to receive the special. Here are just a handful of the installation projects you may consider: Sod installation Plant a new tree, shrubs,
He’s one of the hardest guys to buy for, yet after years of advice giving, joke making, and encouragement providing, your dad deserves something truly spectacular this Father’s Day. Here are our gift recommendations to get your gift-giving creative juices flowing: Variety of Yard Work Tools Fact: Dads hate shopping, which is why most of their lawn maintenance tools look like they came from a different century. Whether it’s his shovel, rake, hoe or pruning shears, chances are good that it could use an upgrade. Mosquito-Free Summer What’s better than
Placing your lawn in the hands of a landscape professional can be a lot like turning your kids loose to a babysitter: you want to know everything about them from blood type to social security number, letting go can give you a panic attack, and yet you’re hoping they return what’s yours in better condition than you left it. Don’t worry, we completely understand, which is why we’ve created this checklist to make sure your landscape professional treats your lawn with the affection it deserves. 1. Are they insured? You