Plant beds create a professional, welcoming look for your property and provide curb appeal that enhances the value or your home or business.
However, just like the other features of your property, beds must be tended to regularly to keep your plants healthy and growing, and looking cultivated and well-tended. Beds that are struggling will appear yellowed, brown, or collapsing because they are not receiving the proper amount of water, nutrients, and/or fertilizer. Continue reading
It you have recently built a new home, you’re excited about settling into your new place as soon as possible. New construction means that you have made an investment in your home and property. It also means your property is going show the signs of construction equipment and materials, and many people will be moving throughout your yard. This compacts the soil and damages existing grass, and the damage will prevent a healthy new lawn from growing. You will need to hire a Pittsburgh lawn care and maintenance company to transform your property into a valued investment. Continue reading
Your fall/spring lawn care should include several important elements, including aeration, overseeding, and composting.
In the fall, it’s important to ensure that your grass roots are healthy and growing, and that your grass has enough nutrients to withstand through a long – and possibly very cold – winter. Dream Greener offers double aeration, overseeding, and composting services to the southwestern Pennsylvania area. Continue reading
Plenty of homeowners have tried to take lawn care into their own hands. People often say, “It’s just the grass—what could I do wrong?” Unfortunately, that kind of care could actually harm your grass. Here are some mistakes that we have seen homeowners make before they called Dream Greener to fix it. Continue reading
Homeowners often believe that the secret to a beautiful, green lawn is fertilizer. Of course, there are many other components involved to produce a lawn that’s the envy of the neighborhood, but fertilizer plays a big part. Continue reading
We sometimes have homeowners ask us the best way to aerate this lawn in the spring and fall—should they use a professional, reliable lawn care service, or should the try to aerate themselves?
Some homeowners believe that the cost of a hiring a full-service lawn and landscaping company will be prohibitive, and they instead try to do everything themselves. That may cause them time, money, and peace of mind. Your outdoor property – your lawn and landscaping – is an investment, just like your home. Just as your home needs to be been cleaned and maintained, so does your yard. Continue reading
This year, winter has started a little late, but now it’s back with a vengeance. That means that we’ll likely be experiencing a typical Pittsburgh winter, with lots of snow and ice. Continue reading
Fall Lawn Care
It’s fall, which means that you can enjoy cooler temperatures, watch the beauty of changing leaves, and not worry about your lawn until the spring. Actually, that last part isn’t true. Many home and business owners don’t realize that fall is probably the most important time of year for your lawn’s maintenance.
Best Lawns in Pittsburgh
What makes a truly spectacular lawn? You may think it’s a special blend of fertilizer or spending an evening each week mowing the grass, but a well-tended lawn is a result of a scheduled maintenance programs that keep your property looking its best.
We’re sharing pictures of some of the most beautiful lawns in the South Hills of Pittsburgh that Dream Greener services, including areas like Upper St. Clair, McMurray, and Mt. Lebanon.