Is it time for your lawn to get dressed? Metro Atlanta is known for our lush, hilly topography - but an undulating landscape can also pose challenges. Top dressing is a great solution for sloping lawns, as well as lumpy bumpy lawns. Top dressing simply describes the process of adding a thin layer of compost (or other materials) to your lawn in a way that’s beneficial on many levels.
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Do you see bees flying near holes and little mounds of soil in your lawn? Living up to their descriptive name, this time of year ground bees (also known as digger bees) make their nests by digging little holes in the ground and piling up the excavated dirt nearby.
We’re focused on keeping your property looking its best year-round and protecting the investment you've made in your landscape. Routine maintenance and repairs to your irrigation system will not only ensure that you have a great looking lawn this summer, it will also save money in the long run by preventing small problems from turning into bigger ones.
The weather can be a roller coaster this time of year, but the rain and slightly warmer temperatures means your Handy Andy Outdoors team is starting our proactive insect inspections. If we do find the types of harmful bugs that may emerge this time of year, clients with our Tree and Shrub Care Program can rest assured that we will treat as-needed to prevent further damage.
Whether you simply want to add a few accents, or you’re ready to create the outdoor living space of your dreams, February is the perfect time to get your landscape plan down on paper.
There are a number of reasons why February is the great time for landscape planning. First, Fall and Spring are generally the best times to plant, and you will be well-prepared for the Spring planting season by creating your landscape plan now. Second, if you decide to implement your plan right away, you will be able to maximize your time in your new landscape in Spring, and throughout Summer and Fall.