When it comes to termites, there are two types of these pests to be aware of. Drywood termites and subterranean termites, each with distinct indications of their presence, wreak havoc on homes every year, causing over $5 billion in property damage annually. Knowing the signs of termites can help you recognize an infestation early so […] Learn More »
Much of the country will experience the last frost of the season during May, bringing us to the heady days of spring gardening. So whether you’re just getting your hands dirty for the first time, or already have calluses from digging, here are some tips and chores for the May lawn and garden.
In April the weather is warming, trees and spring bulbs are showing off blooms, yet cold weather threatens the eager gardener who starts too early. As plants and gardeners awaken, the mad rush of planting, pruning, and plowing descends.
Spring may be one of the most beautiful times of the year, but it’s also when your garden needs most of your attention. Use these techniques to ensure you have a strong and healthy garden in the months to come. 1. Prepare the soil Before you plant anything, you’re going to need to test the […]