Summer’s around the corner; meaning it’s the perfect time to spread fresh topsoil from Lane’s Landscaping Supplies in your garden beds or on your lawn. Sometimes, homeowners come to our Mississauga location and say “topsoil is just dirt, right?” Wrong. Even though they look the same, topsoil and dirt are quite different. Topsoil is carefully composed, … Continue reading Topsoil is NOT Dirt. Know the Difference.
You’re probably setting your landscaping budget for your summer project. What if you could knock off $500 and still get all the materials and products you need? For the entire month of May you can enter to win a $500 Lane’s Landscaping Supplies voucher, good towards anything we carry: Interlock pavers Natural stone Landscape lighting … Continue reading CONTEST CLOSED. THANKS TO THOSE WHO ENTERED.
May Giveaway! Enter to Win a $500 Voucher for Lane’s Landscaping Supplies
Got some tired or worn-out looking areas around your landscaping? Freshen them up with these small jobs which shouldn’t take longer than a weekend to finish. Fill the “potholes” in your gravel driveways and pathways Over time, gravel aggregates can wash away, blow away or become compacted from things like: Daily, regular usage Turning or … Continue reading 5 Weekend Landscaping Jobs That Instantly Boost Curb Appeal
Now that spring is in full effect here at Lane’s Landscaping Supplies, it’s time to bring your private backyard pond back to life. Of course, after being dormant for the winter, you can’t just fill it with water and turn on the pumps. You’ll need to give it some TLC before you start enjoying the … Continue reading Tips on Opening Your Backyard Pond
Although we’re technically still in winter (the first day of spring is Monday, March 20), now is the perfect time to update your garden or tree beds with fresh mulch from Lane’s Landscaping Supplies. Here’s why. Your garden is pretty much weed-free at the moment Right now, those pesky weeds you want to destroy every … Continue reading Why You Should Mulch in March
Before winter arrived, you took steps to prepare your outdoor landscaping: You brought certain plants indoors You wrapped up trees and bushes in warm burlap sacks You spread one last layer of topsoil You put down fresh mulch to keep your garden warm When it comes to your interlock pavers, you may have sealed them … Continue reading What’s Happening To Your Interlock Right Now?
Although it’s February, spring weather and warm temperatures will soon be here. For many homeowners like you, now’s a good time to start planning your landscaping projects for the season. Deciding what you want to do is one thing. But budgeting and planning for it is everything. After all, what good is sketching out your … Continue reading The Smart Way to Set a Landscaping Budget
Firstly, everybody here at Lane’s Landscaping Supplies would like to wish you a very Happy New Year. With that out of the way, it’s time to look forward; primarily at 2017’s newest landscaping trends and products. So if this year is your year to finally update your backyard or other outdoor areas, why not bring … Continue reading New Landscaping Trends for 2017
In case you’re wondering, the first day of winter is Wednesday, December 21. Of course, there’s a good chance winter will arrive in full force before its “official” start date. In any event, if your homeowner backyard isn’t prepared for it now, it’ll pay for it once spring arrives. But if you follow these 10 … Continue reading 10 Ways to Get Your Yard Ready For Winter
As temperatures dip and rise over the next few months, there’s a good chance it’ll drop below 0⁰C for a few days before going back up. At least until the deep cold of winter fully sets in. This continual freeze/thaw cycle can impact the strength, appearance and integrity of your interlocking patio stones. For example: … Continue reading Make Sure the Upcoming Freeze/Thaw Cycles Don’t Ruin Your Patio