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With the winter season approaching, now is a good time to start preparing your irrigation pipes for colder weather and freezing temperatures. Due to our ever-changing weather patterns and often drastic fluctuations in the temperature, you need to winterize your water pipes and water features to...

Creating an area in your backyard for family and friends to gather is a great asset. A fireplace or a fire pit is the perfect option, especially during these cold winter months. But which one should you choose ~ a fireplace or fire pit? Each...

Can you feel the change in the air? So can your plants! Now that the fall season is here, you will need to adjust the water for your plants to make sure they are not being overwatered. Our fall season creates sun that is a little...

The fall season is coming and now is the perfect time to consider adding vegetables to your garden. As outdoor temperatures start to cool off, you will be able to plant a variety of vegetables that will thrive in cooler temperatures. If you are wondering what...

Shrubs add new life to your home’s landscape. Fertilization will get you the most vibrant looking shrubs around your home. The guidelines below can help you nourish these diverse and resilient plants with the right fertilization techniques. WHEN TO FERTILIZE A good fertilization schedule falls around the...

Pavers offer a beautiful, versatile, and low-maintenance solution when designing a new driveway or patio. Many homeowners are choosing paving stones when adding or replacing their existing driveways and patios. Here is an overview at some popular pavers used in Tucson for you to consider:  Seville-Catalina Pavers These...

Wild mushrooms growing in your backyard can be a serious problem. Many mushrooms are poisonous and can cause bodily harm to your child and/or pets. By learning more about the presence of wild mushrooms in your yard, you can protect your family from poisoning. The Basics Mushrooms...

Tucson receives an average of 14 inches of rain annually and over half of that rainfall transpires during monsoon season. The term monsoon describes an overall weather pattern that occurs over the course of several weeks.  The official start of the season begins around mid-June and...

Summer is here and it is time to turn your attention to weed control. Unfortunately, the combination of hotter temperatures and monsoon rain bring weeds back to life here in the desert. Prevention is the key to controlling weed growth and pre-emergent spray can help...

Installing a water feature in your yard is an easy way to instantly transform the appearance of your landscape. These popular landscape design features are sought after not only for their looks, but for the soothing sounds and atmosphere they create.  A water feature will add...