How Often Should I Water My New Sod?

Installing new sod is a pretty substantial financial investment in your property. To ensure it roots correctly and lasts a long time we recommend you water it twice a day for the first 3 weeks. The length of time you will water will vary by the type of irrigation system and/or irrigation heads you are […]

5 Characteristics of Evaluating Water Efficiency For a Florida Sprinkler System

1) Matched-Precipitation Rate Sprinkler Heads All sprinkler system heads on a given circuit should be the same type (e.g. rotors, pop-up spray, etc.) and have matched precipitation rate (in inches per hour). Heads with differing precipitation rates have widely varying operating times, which can lead to the over-watering of one area in order to sufficiently […]

Cleaning Up Your Lawn and Landscaping After Tropical Storm Debby

While the Southwest Florida area needed some moisture, we got way more then we asked for with the entrance of Tropical Store Debby. Even at The Burroughs Home in downtown Fort Myers today I noticed the water was over the seawall. The long term effects of Debby are appreciated, filling up our lakes, retention ponds, […]

Curb Appeal for Your Southwest Florida Property

There are some simple and inexpensive ways to maintain the curb appeal of your Southwest Florida Home. 1. BE CLEAN Keep your grass mowed. Clean up fallen tree branches and palm fronds. Keep pine cones, pine needles and fallen flowers and debris consolidated and picked up. 2. BE NEAT Keep your trees and shrubs neatly […]