Amazing Landscaping Tips for New Homeowners

Davis County Landscaping

Owning a home is one of the greatest achievements in life. A place where you’ll come back to after a long day, relax, and spend quality time with people that matters.

But come to think of it, ‘what if your landscape was more beautiful? What if the pavements, the backyard, flowers, trees, and all were more appealing?’ Let’s hear from American Lawn and Landscaping out of Layton Utah!

Well, you don’t have to keep wondering anymore! Here are some amazing handyman tips on how you can make your landscape more beautiful:

Prune Trees/ Shrubs

If there are overgrown trees or shrubs in your landscape, hire a handyman to prune them. It will not only make them more beautiful but will lower the risks of having pests or insects in your home.

An overgrown, shapeless tree in your yard will most likely drop huge limbs or branches in your yard. In worse scenarios, these trees may fall in stormy or windy weather conditions. Burglars may also lay an ambush behind overgrown shrubs and harm those that matter to you.

The right handyman will prune the trees and clear shrubs in your landscape to make it safe and more beautiful.

Pests and Insects Control

However good your landscape looks, having pests and insects in your yard will ruin all your efforts. Insects such as aphids, caterpillars, beetles, wireworms, and more can easily ruin your landscape if you don’t act fast.

To get rid of the pest before they cause more harm, hire a handyman who has vast experience in pest control.

Please note that you need regular pest control if you want to keep your home free from all pests. You can organize to get pest control services twice every year.

Control Weeds

If you leave grassy weeds such as crabgrass to grow in your yard, they will cover your entire landscape, ruining your beautiful flowers or grass. Regardless of how beautiful a weed, the best decision will be getting rid of it before it becomes a menace.

With the right handyman at your service, you don’t have to do the dirty work of getting rid of the weeds in your landscape. He will handle your landscaping project on time and at an affordable fee.

Fertilize the Lawn

To enjoy a greener, healthier, lush lawn, ensure that it has all the necessary nutrients including phosphorous, nitrogen, potassium, etc. the nutrients will make your flowers and plants more beautiful and reduce their chances of drying off.

If you don’t know the right fertilizer for your lawn, call your handyman. He’ll not only choose the best fertilizer for your landscaping project but also help in the application.

Water Correctly

Do you know you that the right watering procedures will save you time and resources? Well, now you know!

Here are some great watering tips to guide you:

  • Water deeply and infrequently not lightly and frequently
  • Do not water when the sun is too hot
  • Do not water at night to avoid inviting fungus
  • Utah’s water system is limited conserve it!

After weeding and watering your landscape, the landscaping expert will then apply mulch to help in preserving moisture and preventing weed regrowth.

There is a lot a handyman can do to ensure that your landscape is appealing and healthy. All you need is to make a call and he’ll be there when you need him for that landscaping project.