There’s no doubt about it: It’s cold out there. That’s why – before winter truly hit – you learned how to protect topsoil and took steps to prepare your landscaping for the season, such as: Pruning and removing dead plants or branches Removing weeds Getting up on a ladder and cleaning your gutters Raking leaves … Continue reading How to Protect Topsoil from Old Man Winter
Welcome to 2018! Everyone here at Lane’s Landscaping Supplies hopes your New Year’s celebration was safe and enjoyable. And we also wish you nothing but the best for the upcoming year. Speaking of which, even though it’s the middle of winter, it’s never too early to set a landscaping budget and think about bringing some … Continue reading 4 Future Trends in Landscape Architecture That Will Be Huge in 2018.
Christmas is just around the corner and the entire staff here at Lane’s Landscaping Supplies wishes you the best of the season. As 2017 is coming to an end (can you believe it?), it seems like a good time to recap the best of the past year and provide some helpful winter landscaping tips too. … Continue reading Happy Holidays from Lane’s Landscaping Supplies
Ice melt or rock salt? Many homeowners use these terms interchangeably when describing bulk salt or driveway/sidewalk salt. After all, ice melt or rock salt both accomplishes the same thing: Melting away tough ice and thick snow from your interlocking pavers. So it doesn’t matter what you choose, right? Actually, it does. It all depends … Continue reading Ice Melt or Rock Salt? What’s the Difference?
Throughout the year, your interlocking pavers from Lane’s Landscaping Supplies have been subjected to things like: Bleaching from the sun Oil stains (if you have interlock on your driveway) Mud Rain or excessive water Leftover driveway and sidewalk salt residue So chances are they aren’t looking quite as sharp as when you first laid them … Continue reading How to Clean and Seal Your Interlock Like a Pro
Way back in April, Lane’s Landscaping Supplies published a blog with tips on opening your backyard pond. Now that fall is here, it’ll soon be time to shut down your pond and protect it for winter. And here’s how to do it. In fall… Pay close attention to the outdoor temperature. As soon as it … Continue reading Tips on Closing Your Backyard Pond
Fall is officially here. With the kids back in school and the holidays around the corner (seriously, is Thanksgiving less a week away?), you’ll be too busy to devote much attention to those small autumn landscaping tasks every homeowner needs to take care of. So head on down to Lane’s Landscaping Supplies and let us … Continue reading Your Fall Clean-Up Checklist
Outdoor landscape lighting from Lane’s Landscaping Supplies can enhance your property in a variety of ways: Allows you to spend more time enjoying your backyard Provides an extra sense of safety and security Boosts the value of your home (should you ever choose to sell) If you’ve been thinking about installing landscape lights, here are … Continue reading All About Outdoor Landscape Lighting
It’s August, which can mean scorching temperatures, blazing sun and dry, drought-like days on end. And depending on where you live, the summer also brings about lawn watering bans. As a homeowner, you’ve worked hard to build a nice, lush and green lawn with things like: Organic topsoil from Lane’s Landscaping Supplies High-quality grass seed … Continue reading Smart Ways to Use Less Water on Your Lawn this Summer
Your summer vacation is just around the corner. When you get back, though, the last thing you want to do is tackle the small landscaping jobs you (like many homeowners) have been putting off. After all, once you return, you’ll be busy with things like: Catching up for work Getting the kids ready for school … Continue reading Important Jobs to Finish Before Leaving for Summer Vacation