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  • Dying pine tree with pest infestation.

    The Most Common Pests and Insects That Harm Trees

    Dying pine tree with pest infestation.

    In order to protect your tall, stoic beauties, it’s important to know the signs of a pest infestation and the most common bugs that kill trees in Canada.

  • Red lawn mower cutting grass.

    Grass Cutting Height Chart: What Height to Cut Grass

    Red lawn mower cutting grass.

    Regular mowing keeps grass at an optimal height, promoting strong root development and encouraging a lush, dense lawn. Cut your grass too low, and you could damage it by taking away the leaf surface your grass needs to absorb sunlight. Let your grass grow too tall, and it makes your yard look unkempt. So, what is the best height to cut grass?

  • Dandelions being sprayed with vinegar.

    Vinegar and Weed Control: Does Vinegar Kill Weeds?

    Dandelions being sprayed with vinegar.

    Vinegar can be an effective weed killer when used in the right circumstances and with the right precautions. In this article we’ll review how vinegar kills weeds, how to use it, what type of vinegar to use, and why it might be the best option for your lawn and/or garden.

  • Trees in a residential front yard.

    The Best Trees With Non-Invasive Roots

    Trees in a residential front yard.

    If you’re considering adding trees to your property for decoration, shade, and curb appeal, save yourself some headaches and choose trees with non-invasive roots. The lawn care and landscape experts at The Grounds Guys® have some valuable advice to help you make the right decision when it comes to choosing the best trees with non-invasive roots.

  • Coffee grounds being added to indoor plants.

    Coffee Grounds for Plants and Gardening

    Coffee grounds being added to indoor plants.

    Before you start powdering your garden with your used coffee grounds, make sure you understand exactly how these grounds interact with soil and how best to use coffee grounds to benefit your landscape.

  • Tree trunk leaking sap.

    Tree Sapping: Why Is My Tree Leaking Sap?

    Tree trunk leaking sap.

    If you’ve been wondering, “Why is my tree leaking sap?” it’s important to figure out if your tree is going through a natural process or if you’ve got a sick tree that needs attention.

  • Water puddles on lawn with poor drainage.

    Common Drainage Problems and Solutions

    Water puddles on lawn with poor drainage.

    Water is essential to keeping your lawn, plants, and garden healthy. Sometimes, you can sometimes have too much of a good thing. Drainage problems cause water to collect in certain areas of your land, leading to a range of issues.

  • Ash tree with dieback disease.

    The Most Common Ash Tree Diseases and Pests

    Ash tree with dieback disease.

    If ash trees are part of your property, understanding the most common ash tree diseases and pests is crucial to detecting threats early, managing them quickly, and protecting these lovely giants on your property.

  • Landscaper using weed eater tool.

    Electric vs. Gas Weed Eater: Comprehensive Guide

    Landscaper using weed eater tool.

    Every lawn has unique features, like trees, boulders on the land, or tight areas next to the house. While these qualities can hel

  • Landscaper hydroseeding a lawn.

    How Much Does Hydroseeding Cost in Canada?

    Landscaper hydroseeding a lawn.

    Understanding the price tag of hydroseeding can help you decide if it fits your budget and overall goals, especially compared to other grass-seeding methods.