Rock Vs. Mulch

If you are installing new landscaping or refurbishing your existing landscaping there is one question that always gets asked: do I use rock or mulch for my landscape beds? There are pros and cons to both. The Pros of Installing Rock In Landscape Beds: 1. Only needs refreshed every several years 2. Doesn’t float or […]

Did Tropical Storm Debbie Burn Your Lawn?

Can you believe it’s already been a month since we felt the impact of tropical storm Debbie? We’ve been flooded with calls about dying grass. We are not surprised to find that most of the complaints are from customers that live along the salt water. Not only did we see the levels of our canals […]

Creating a Garden Focal Point

A garden focal point is a unique visual element that draws attention to the eye. The combination of garden focal points and accessories create an outdoor area that is pleasant and invites people to spend time there. A small garden should only have 1 main focal point with 2-3 accessories while a larger garden can […]

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 […]