Category Archive: landscaping

Feb 05

Tips for Renting Construction Equipment

If you are like most business owners in the Chicago area, you’re probably discovering that renting construction equipment is much simpler and cheaper than purchasing it.  This is because you don’t have to worry about many of the things that go along with construction equipment ownership.  For instance, you won’t have the responsibility of maintaining …

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Nov 07

How To Landscape Your Home In The Fall

For homeowners who keep a garden, with the change of seasons comes a task list. There are basic tasks for gardeners — for example, raking the leaves, sharpening your tools. And, there are advanced tasks, too, which includes identifying and removing plants and trees which may be dead, and covering compost to prevent rain storms …

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Oct 27

3 Autumn-inspired Decor Ideas That Will Spice Up Your Home

fall

With the season of jack-o’-lantern’s and crunchy leaves under foot, there can’t help but be plenty of ways to integrate the loveliness of autumn into your home decorations. Whether you’re looking for a simple touch or a statement that will completely define a room, here are a few ideas for highlighting the best the fall …

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Oct 19

DIY Tips on How to Save Water and Go Green At Home

environmental

With the impact we have on our environment becoming a matter of greater concern, it’s becoming more important for the average citizen to know they’re doing their part. While there are many simple tricks for saving water that will make you feel better about your environmental footprint, here are a few easy upgrades that …

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Sep 26

Quick Tips To Prepare Your Home For The Winter

Quick Tips To Prepare Your Home For The Winter With fall underway, we will receive less sunlight, colder temperatures, and shorter days ahead, so it’s an opportune time to cross those fall & winter  maintenance items off your homeowner to-do list.

Practicing preventive care – both inside and outside your home – can save thousands …

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Aug 22

Rental Equipment to Get The Job Done

Rental Plumbing Equipment

We’ve talked in the past about the benefits of renting vs owning construction equipment, everything from saving money to being able to keep up to date with the equipment; The same general benefits apply to renting plumbing equipment. A vast majority of the population do not own the equipment needed to solve …

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Aug 15

Gutter Cleaning & Maintenance Tips For Your Home

The gutter system is very important as in its absence, water starts running off your roof in curtains and gutters collect debris like twigs, dirt and leaves. Water gets blocked if there is too much of accumulated debris in the gutter system and this water eventually moves into the cracks and crevices in your foundation …

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Jul 20

When A Bobcat Tractor Is Necessary

Whether you have a large property, you are trying to maintain, a construction business, or anything in between, bobcat tractors are essential equipment.

These handy little tractors can mean the difference between a job well done (and repeat customers) and a floundering business.  Of course, there are times when you simply need a bobcat tractor …

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Jul 10

Lawn Care Tips: How To Lay Sod

If you’re laying a brand new lawn, or repairing damage on a section of lawn that is impossible to regrow, laying sod is the easiest and fastest way to get your yard looking perfect again. Sod is readily available, comes with different varieties of grass, and is easy to install and maintain. To get …

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Jul 03

Building Your Deck This Summer

A deck is a great addition to your home – affordable and doable for an enthusiastic amateur woodworker! But before starting on your DIY construction plans, here are a few tips to remember for a successful completion of your deck.

Plan Your Project for Building Your Deck

The most important of all DIY tips in …

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