Late Winter to Early Spring – Prune Trees & Shrubs

Benefits Summary: Promote Plant Health. Encourage Flowering. Maintain Desired Shape or Form. Control Plant Size. It’s best to prune trees and shrubs in the late-winter and early-spring. Watch for disease and look for insect, animal, or storm-damage. Remove any dead or dying branches. Flowering Trees and Shrubs:  If the flowers bloom before the leaves, it […]

Getting Ready for Spring

Spring is only a short time away as people will be getting outside to rid themselves of the dreaded cabin fever. Yet before you set out on spring vacations and mini weekend trips, be sure your home is ready and in tiptop shape. Here are some projects to always consider when the weather warms up so you have […]

Early Spring – Extend the Life of Your Water Heater with Simple Maintenance

Benefits Summary: Extend the life of your water heater. Reduce energy costs. A little effort goes a long way toward extending the life of your water heater and unlike some home projects, these checks can be performed with nothing more than a bucket and a flathead screwdriver! TEST THE TPR (Temperature Pressure Release) VALVE: Shut […]