Autumn is the best time to prepare your trees and garden for spring. Prepping trees and the lawn for the winter months ahead is sure to pay off in the spring. If you aren’t quite sure of how to prepare for winter snow and ice, here are some handy fall tree care tips and a […]
Category: Mulch in Omaha
Mulch plays an important role in keeping your garden healthy. When applied properly, mulch helps to preserve moisture, fight weeds, combat the presence of pest insects, and even reduce the risk of frost-related heaving. Common types of mulch include pine needles, straw, grass clippings, shredded tree bark, cocoa bean hulls, and even manure. In this […]
What is mulch? If you search this question online, the descriptions would refer to mulch as something that helps your plants grow. While this is somewhat right, it’s not completely accurate. It is commonly used by gardeners and landscapers to keep the temperature of the soil warm, retain moisture, suppress weeds, and keep pests out. […]
Mulching your landscape offers a range of benefits that will last past the current season. Knowing how to mulch and when to put mulch down is not complicated. Choosing the best time to stock up on bags of mulch can seem like complex science. Everyone knows a general time that they should mulch their landscape. […]
When Spring arrives, and the smell of fresh mulch is in the air, you might be wondering, what is the purpose of mulch anyway? If you’re looking to spruce up your landscape, a fresh layer of mulch will most certainly accomplish that goal. But, mulch serves many purposes beyond looking attractive.