The Parke Company Blog

Snowy house and yard during the holidays

How to Set Up My Yard for the Holidays

The fall moves by quickly, and before you know it, it will be time to make hosting plans for Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, New Year’s Eve, and any other winter event that brings your loved ones together.

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Outside of a house in the woods during the winter

How to Winterize Your Irrigation System

The savvy gardener knows that gardens do not simply lie dormant through the winter and revive themselves in the spring. Even if you aren’t preparing for more immediate growth, how you prepare your landscape for winter will have a large impact on growth you do experience in the spring.

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Colorful leaves in the fall

Can Leaves Kill My Grass?

There may be nothing quite as emblematic of fall as the changing of the leaves. When the autumn leaves fall to the ground, the visual effect is gorgeous, but underneath that pile of leaves could be severe damage to your lawn.

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Woman gardening

Should My Garden Go in the Front or Back Yard?

Fall is in full swing, and it’s time to start shifting your paradigm for landscaping projects. As your focus moves away from lawn care and more of your attention is given to leaf collection and overwintering, it is important to remember that now is the time to start planning for next spring.

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Colorful fall leaves

Why Bag Leaf Removal Is Important

As the temperatures begin to fall, you may be hanging up your gardening gloves. But your landscaping services are far from over as the fall season rolls in. While lawn mowing is important for almost every season, there is one more thing to take care of before snow or ice take over your property: leaf removal! 

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