As the outside world begins to turn green and colorful after a long winter, it is once again time to pay attention to your lawn. Spring is considered a sensitive time for your lawn – the plants are tender, the soil is often spongy and the weather can be quite unpredictable.READ MORE
As spring arrives, you can enjoy the beautiful flowers, chirping birds and warmer weather; however, with all these positives, you are also faced with additional water and rain. As a result, you may find your yard becomes swampy, soggy and otherwise unmanageable due to this excessive water which means drainage issues.READ MORE
When March arrives, it means the temperatures are starting to get warmer and the hot and hazy days of summer are nearby. This also means that if you want a green, lush lawn, it is time to begin watering your grass. If you have an automatic sprinkler system installed, now is the ideal time to inspect it and get it ready to go for the season.READ MORE
Adding lights to the exterior of your home is a great way to increase the aesthetic appeal. With all of the lighting options out there, finding the right one will require a bit of research. Once the right lights are found, a person will have to start thinking about how they will control their new lights with ease. The best way to control the new landscaping lights you have is by getting a timer set up. With this timer, you will be able to set the exact moment you want your lights to turn on and off each day.READ MORE
As a homeowner, you are likely interested in finding ways to make additions to the exterior of your home that are both functional and appealing. The exterior of any home is among the most visible, which is why making changes to enhance it is important. Illuminating the outside of a home with decorative outdoor lighting is well worth the money invested. Before adding lights to the exterior of your home, you will have to take the time to do a bit of research.READ MORE
Will the Installation of an Irrigation System Damage My Lawn?
Having a plush green lawn is a great way for a homeowner to increase the exterior appeal of their residence. A healthy lawn is no accident and will take quite a bit of hard work to accomplish. Making sure that the grass around your home gets enough water is a vital part of keeping it looking its best. The time and effort that is involved in watering a lawn by hand is just too much for some homeowners to deal with.
Keeping your home’s lawn looking pristine is not nearly as easy as you may think. There are a number of factors that contribute to the overall health of your grass. One of the most important factors that has to be considered when trying to keep a lawn in good shape is the landscape drainage. If you start to notice that there are massive puddles after rain showers, then you will have to act quickly to reduce the damage done to your lawn. Often times, it is wise to get a professional to come out and look at the drainage issues you have. They will be able to assess what needs to be done to fix these problems and suggest add-ons for the landscape such as a catch basin for excess water, or extending your downspouts for better control of where the water goes.READ MORE
Cold Temperatures Have Arrived in Kansas City, But There’s Still Plenty to Do to Prepare Your KC Irrigation System For Winter!
Temperatures are dropping fast in the Kansas City area, which means the trees are losing their leaves and the flowers fading. Winter months for many people mean less lawn maintenance, but the surroundings can be drab. Even though we won’t see beautiful colors again until next spring, there are plenty of winter projects you could (and in some instances, should) undertake.READ MORE
As Kansas City sprinkler irrigation system professionals, we know that low water pressure in your system can have a variety of causes. What’s the natural thing to do when it seems like you don’t have enough water pressure? Try increasing the pressure first, obviously. However, when all your attempts to get the water pressure up to speed fail, we have a few suggestions.READ MORE