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The Winter Series: Winter Maintenance 101 - Mulch Mound

The Winter Series: Winter Maintenance 101

Winter is a unique time of year for landscape maintenance, as the harsh weather conditions can present their own set of challenges. However, with a little preparation and regular maintenance, you can keep your outdoor spaces looking beautiful even during the colder months. Here are some tips for winter landscape maintenance to help you get started.   1. Clear Away Debris Fall leaves and branches can accumulate quickly in the winter, so it's important to keep your lawn and beds clear of debris. This not only keeps your landscape looking neat and tidy, but it also helps to prevent damage from heavy snow and ice.   2. Protect Your Plants The cold weather and harsh winds can take a toll...

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Fall Clean-Up and Winter Preparation - Mulch Mound

Fall Clean-Up and Winter Preparation

December 21st will officially be the start of winter in the Northern hemisphere. What does that mean for your beautiful home’s landscape? It means it’s time to prepare your yard(s) for winter through the tips and tasks we’ve laid out below. If you’re lucky enough to live in warmer climates, then you get to skip some of these steps, but we recommend you monitor the temperature swings and prepare accordingly. The Trees The best tip we have for your trees is to wrap them up! Especially those trees that are still young and thin. That’s right, trees need to be warmed up too to avoid damage to the trunks from the brutal cold weather where the sap can freeze and...

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