Category Archives : Green News

Why Mulch? The Benefits of Mulching Your Landscape

Spring is here which likely means you’ll be spending a lot of time outdoors working in the yard. To keep your landscape healthy and looking fresh, be sure to mulch. Why? Below, we’ve shared a few tips from an article from Craig Grabow from Central Lawn Care in Walton, Kentucky for The River City News. […]

Why you should use mulch in your landscape

Green construction helps boost U.S. economy

Green Construction Found to Give Big Boost to U.S. Economy

It seems like almost everyone is going green these days and apparently that’s a good thing for more than just the environment. According to new U.S. Green Building Study by Booz Allen Hamilton, the green building sector is outpacing overall growth in the U.S and will account for more than 2.3 million jobs in 2015. […]

Home Restore vs. Rehab: What’s the Difference and Which is Better?

When it comes to fixing up an old home, there are a lot of things to consider. Perhaps the most important decision, however, is choosing whether to rehabilitate or restore the property (yes, there is a difference). So how do you know which approach is the right one to take? Below, we’ve shared a list […]

Restoring versus rehabbing an old home

How to Start Planting Your Own Edible Garden Today

So you’ve got a bare spot in your landscaping or a small patch of grass in your backyard that you’re looking to fill. Sure, you could plant some more flowers or maybe even a small tree, but have you considered adding some edible plants? From herbs and berries to vine-grown veggies, there are lots of […]

Back to Basics: Getting Your Lawn in Tip-Top Shape

If you’re like me, lawn care involves three things: Mowing, trimming, and weeding. Unfortunately, to get your lawn in tip-top shape, there are several other things that need to be done. Earlier this month, Dean Fosdick of the Associated Press, put together a short list of guidelines for folks to follow if they want to […]

How to Improve Your Landscaping in 3 Steps

Warmer temperatures and sunshine are just around the corner (we can feel it!). To help you get ready for planting season, we’ve shared a few things to consider from the landscaping experts at Central Lawn Care here in Northern Kentucky before picking out your plants (NOTE: This article originally appeared in The River City News): […]

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Home Improvement Ideas

Top 3 Home Renovation Projects for the Spring Season

Let’s face it: No one feels like doing much in the winter. The weather is cold, the days are short, and there’s plenty of football to watch on weekends. Once the spring season rolls around, however, those excuses fly out of the window. Right, honey? Sure, there are a million things to do around the […]

9 Ways to Mow a Lawn Like a Stud

With the threat of snow and ice out of the forecast here in Northern Kentucky, we can’t help but think about the warmer days of spring ahead. As the spring season quickly approaches, it’s time to prepare ourselves for another eight months of yard work. Today, we want to focus on the most basic type […]

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A 12-Month Plan for Keeping Your Lawn in Great Shape in 2015

  Lawn Care Equipment Rentals Can Help Normally, when there is three inches of snow on the ground people in this part of the country aren’t too concerned about their lawns. In fact, outside of mowing their grass or raking leaves, the majority of folks probably don’t put much time, thought, or energy into improving […]