Category: Landscaping Services

Winter’s wrath doesn’t just threaten your people’s safety and your building’s integrity -- a powerful winter storm can also do a number on your landscape. If you’re not prepared for such an event, you can spend an inordinate amount of time and money fixing your lawn well after the storm has passed. Let’s go over how to repair your green spaces following a winter storm. Prepare Your Lawn Prior to Winter Doing some pre-winter prep work can save you a lot of trouble before and after a...

Frost growing on blades of grass

Maintaining a vibrant and healthy landscape requires plenty of planning and effort throughout the year. That said, winter has a way of exacerbating these challenges. While the cold season puts a pause on the growth of your green spaces, this doesn’t negate the need to continue caring for your landscape. On the contrary, winter is when proper landscape management is most important. If you don’t take the proper steps before and during winter, your green spaces might not make it to springtime. ...

Hand putting fertilizer seeds on a plant

Maintaining a healthy, lush lawn would not be possible without the aid of proper fertilization. Fertilizer contains three essential nutrients that lawns rely on to thrive: nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium (NPK), which, respectively, promote color and growth, bolster healthy roots, and boost overall lawn health. Different types of fertilizers contain different amounts of these three ingredients and are manufactured in a number of ways. One product might be better suited for your lawn depending...

Landscape site with pesticide hazard sign

Landscaping is a crucial function of proper commercial property maintenance and improvement. Neglecting one’s green spaces can encourage the influx of destructive pests, put property at risk from overgrown tree limbs, waste key resources like water and energy, and more. Of course, the act of maintaining and enhancing a landscape comes with its own set of hazards and concerns as well, which is why it’s key to hire professional and experienced landscaping maintenance services that prioritize s...

In any industry, finding the right person for the job is paramount to a business’s continued success. Unfortunately, hiring the best candidates is sometimes easier said than done. Many businesses lack the necessary resources to thoroughly search for, vet, and process potential hires. Outsourcing these responsibilities might seem like an undue expense, but doing so can actually save your company time and money in the long run. Let’s dive deeper into the benefits of utilizing professional recr...

Several factors contribute to a business’ ongoing success. Ultimately though, the curb appeal of your physical location can make or break a potential customer’s decision to enter your store. If your exterior is bland or poorly maintained, you’re not exactly welcoming people inside.  If you want to attract customers and keep them coming, cleaning, painting, and maintaining your property’s exterior is the bare minimum you should do. To go the extra mile, don’t be afraid to get a bit ...

Nearly every landscape stands to benefit from the presence of plant beds. And if you want your plants to stay healthy and make a statement, you need to invest in the right kind of soil coverage. There is no shortage of options when it comes to supporting, protecting, and nourishing your plant beds, but mulch and pine straw are typically viewed as the two main coverage contenders. At the Budd Group, our landscaping services can install pine needles and/or different types of mulch depending on you...

Humans are visual creatures. Most of us enjoy viewing bright, coordinated colors as we pass by homes and businesses. Indeed, businesses stand to benefit from adding color to their properties as doing so can capture customer attention and encourage them to come inside. Investing in a new coat of paint is one way to brighten up your exterior, but this can be expensive and time-consuming. For a more efficient and consistent way to add color to your property, consider installing seasonal plantings. ...

The Budd Group lawn maintenance service rain sensors

It’s no secret that water is essential for a healthy and beautiful lawn. Knowing how much water to use depends on the type of lawn you're maintaining. Being able to control and monitor the amount of moisture your lawn is receiving to achieve optimal levels is even more important.  Before modern irrigation systems came around, this task was a major challenge. After all, no one can control how often it rains, and trying to balance the earth’s natural watering system with manual irrigation ...

The Budd Group religious facility management fountain

Whether you have just purchased a beautiful statue for your garden, have an antique religious statue that’s been passed down for generations, or want to create a serene garden accompanied by different sculptures, there will come a time where you will need to clean them, and in many cases, consider weatherproofing these pieces so they last for years to come. No matter what your climate, outdoor statues take on a lot of wear and tear.  Here is a guide for best cleaning and weatherproofing pr...

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