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Pressure Washing Service in Santa Barbara

Easily beautify a home with exterior cleaning Nothing spoils the looks of a house like the buildup of dirt, grime, and, even worse, mold.  Fortunately, there is a fairly simple way to refresh a home’s exterior.  Finding these services is easy, too.  The same crews who care for lawns and landscape also provide [...]

By |2019-09-18T09:08:09+00:00September 16th, 2019|Gardener Services, Landscaper|0 Comments

Mulching Your Landscape – Resources in Santa Barbara

Mulching Your Landscape – Resources in Santa Barbara Where to get mulch for free in Santa Barbara and how to use it in the landscape Mulch is an important part of every landscape installation.  Whether it’s in the form of aggregates, recycled materials, pine needles, or traditional shredded bark, mulch serves a crucial [...]

By |2019-09-18T09:08:49+00:00September 5th, 2019|Gardener Services, Landscaper|0 Comments

Brush Clearing Services and Why They’re Needed Near Me

Brush Clearing Services and Why They’re Needed Near Me Brush removal is a critical factor in controlling wildfires Ask anyone in the Santa Barbara are what a top priority in landscape maintenance is and many will mention the importance of clearing brush to maintain a fire safe area around their property.  [...]

By |2019-09-18T09:09:29+00:00September 5th, 2019|Gardener Services, Landscaper|0 Comments

Fall is Here, Is Your Home Ready?

Fall is Here, Is Your Home Ready? The warm array of autumn colors dotting the landscape indicate that it’s time to prep your home for the long winter. Get your home, lawn, and garden ready for cold weather with these tips. Home Start in the garage. Organize the tools you’ll need for fall and winter [...]

By |2019-08-19T19:29:35+00:00October 30th, 2018|Gardener Services|0 Comments

Good bugs: Insects that are welcome in the garden

Good bugs: Insects that are welcome in the garden Taking down insects with toxic pesticides can seem like a necessary step in maintaining a beautiful landscape. And to the uninformed gardener, any creepy crawly with six legs and antennae are fair game. Therefore, learning which insects are actually beneficial—and effective in the [...]

By |2019-08-27T23:12:06+00:00March 21st, 2018|Gardener Services|0 Comments

March gardening checklist

March gardening checklist So soon after the new year and it’s already time to start preparing for summer! Here is a list of some to-do items for the home gardener: Plant warm-season annuals and annual seeds once the threat of frost has passed. Choose plants according to microclimate conditions such as shade [...]

By |2019-08-19T19:36:52+00:00March 21st, 2018|Gardener Services|0 Comments

Gardening tips for sandy soil

Gardening tips for sandy soil In coastal areas like Santa Barbara, sandy soils are a reality that can bring frustration to even the most adept gardener. Fast draining and often lacking nutrients, the soil is also unworkable, falling apart easily due to its gritty makeup. However, having a beautiful garden in the [...]

By |2019-08-19T19:36:47+00:00March 21st, 2018|Gardener Services|1 Comment

Pruning and shearing: Understanding the difference

Pruning and shearing: Understanding the difference To the layperson, “pruning” can be regarded as a generic term for cutting back trees and shrubs, often interchangeable with “shearing” or “trimming.” But when the time comes to change the shape or size of overgrown trees and shrubs, it’s critical to understand the differences. For [...]

By |2019-08-19T19:37:34+00:00March 21st, 2018|Gardener Services, Landscaper|0 Comments

Planting Annual Flower Seeds to brighten gardens

Planting Annual Flower Seeds to brighten gardens There is no denying that the warm, consistent climate of California’s southern coast is a showcase of lush, gorgeous plants year round. But even here the region experiences seasons and so property owners ought to take advantage. Brighter and showier than many of [...]

By |2019-08-19T19:38:17+00:00March 21st, 2018|Gardener Services|0 Comments

Soil types in Santa Barbara

Soil types in Santa Barbara Soil types in Santa Barbara While the average gardener might direct their efforts toward selecting plants that will look best in their garden and complement the architecture of their home, it is often a myriad of other factors that determine a plant’s true success.  From sun exposure to [...]

By |2019-08-19T19:38:52+00:00January 9th, 2018|Gardener Services, Landscaper|0 Comments