The Parke Company Blog

Person pruning plants on a plot of land

When Should You Prune?

As summer begins, property owners across the globe are dusting off their gardening equipment and heading out into their yards. Just like getting your hair trimmed is important for encouraging growth, pruning your shrubs, trees, and bushes is a vital part of a healthy, thriving garden.

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Newly fertilized garden

How to Apply Fertilizer to Your Garden

When most of us think of simple ways to improve our lawn or garden, fertilizer is probably the first thing that comes to mind. Properly applying fertilizer takes planning, preparation, and careful consideration if you want to reap the full benefits of using fertilizer on your lawn and garden.

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Bed of brown shredded mulch

Why Choose Shredded Pine Mulch?

Even for the experienced green thumb, it can take a lot to get your garden looking the way you desire. Between choosing soil, fertilizer, and irrigation methods, the options may seem endless for your landscape.

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Colored leaves in a yard

How to Use Leaves as Fertilizer

For the typical green thumb, it goes without saying that you care a lot about the environment.

Chances are that you do everything within your power to help preserve the beautiful earth you nurture on your property, and you try to sustain the rest of the earth as well.

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New house with an older landscape

How to Fix an Old Yard at Your New Home

Few things are as exciting as purchasing a new house. Whether the home is brand new or a fixer-upper, there will be plenty of adventures ahead. But before you start making memories, you may have a few things to check off your to-do list.  

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