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Lowballing: What To Look Out For

Friday, 15 December 2017 by

Lowballing means different things to different people.  Professionals who pride themselves on quality workmanship are not afraid of the low-ballers, but are absolutely frustrated by them and how they can damage the reputation of an industry. Sometimes, someone is new to an industry and will therefore offer lower prices in exchange for word of mouth

How To Keep Mosquitoes Away

Wednesday, 16 August 2017 by
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Why didn’t Noah just swat those two mosquitos on the ark?!?! I don’t know anyone who likes mosquitos.  I’m sure they have their place in the ecosystem, but we all just want that place to be somewhere where we aren’t. Right? Only females drink blood, and it’s not for food—it’s to help them develop eggs.

Aeration FAQ’s

Thursday, 03 August 2017 by
Aeration in the Fall

Before Service Proper Watering: Thoroughly watering your lawn before the service ensures that the aerators will get good plugs. A solid deep soaking is recommended.  Not having moist soil prior to service will impact the aeration result.  If you can easily get a screw driver into the ground without a lot of weight or force,


As we all know, building a home requires many subcontractors and specialists (architects, plumbers, masons, electricians, etc.). The various details, building codes and other requirements command specialized knowledge and it is best to utilize experts in those fields. The stakes are too high to have it done incorrectly or poorly. Sometimes, we forget that the outside needs specialists too.