Landscape Maintenance: What's the Big Deal?

Groundskeeping or landscape maintenance is an art of keeping the landscape healthy, clean, balanced, attractive, and safe. Especially when it comes to the garden, park, yard, estate, or an institutional setting. Different tools, supplies, physical extensions, skills, and knowledge are used in this work. A groundskeeper makes up a plan according to the annual cutting, planting, harvesting, weeding, and fertilizing. Other activities like lawn care, swimming pool care, runoff drainage, and other jobs for protecting and improving the topsoil plants and garden accessories are also involved in this landscape maintenance.

1. Spring is a fresh start to every landscape, and spring cleanup takes place every year. This is a critical time to prepare and clean the ornamentals for the growing seasons. However, one of the essential and necessary things is the bed maintenance. 

A good-looking lawn and well-done grass can make any home aesthetically pleasing and inviting. It makes the garden look healthy, refreshing, and beautiful. Therefore, it is essential to maintain the lawn no matter what month of the year it is.  

Here are some tips and tricks to improve your garden/flower beds:

1. Clean and tidy: We all want to keep our lawn very neat and clean, but we sometimes forget or get busy. It is essential to clean the beds at the start of every season because every season has its specific needs. Clean the dead grass, stalks, branches, and fallen leaves with the help of a rake. 

2. Plant new plants: Plant some flowers and seeds at the start of the spring season. Flowers and other plants bloom in the spring season, so it is better to plant them as early as possible. However, the tender plants don’t do well in colder seasons; therefore, you are better to wait a little longer than too early. 

3. Pruning: In simpler words, pruning is cutting or removing dead branches from trees. This is important to be done correctly to ensure the health of the tree.

If you want professional help, you can contact companies for it. The landscaping world is hugely competitive, especially when it comes to securing the contract. Many of the companies are pressured to cut corners to remain profitable. This, unfortunately, leads to severe problems for your landscape, and in this case, properties are not managed but maintained.  

But for your ease and comfort, here at Lehigh Valley Lawn, we are providing every kind of landscaping services at your doorsteps. For the spring clean up, we will:

  1. Go through the beds to clean the dead plants 
  2. Remove plant debris
  3. Perennial care
  4. Weeding
  5. Bushes and small trees will be trimmed
  6. Pruning of shrubs and trees
  7. Edging all around the beds and trees to improve the aesthetics of the lawn
  8. Keep the mulch and the garden separate

Once the foundations are done, we will lay down a weed pre-emergent that will reduce the number of weeds, which will spring up through the season. 

We guarantee your satisfaction with our work – that is the Lehigh Valley Lawn Way!

Contact us to learn more!