Fall Lawn Maintenance

Fall maintainence

Fall lawn Care Tips From A Concord Carpenter The overall beauty of your home can be impacted by your landscaping and your lawn is probably the largest part of your yard. So regardless of how well maintained and beautiful your home is you can't ignore the look and condition of your lawn, since I can guarantee your neighbors won't. Don't let your lawn be an eye-sore and check out these Fall lawn care tips and be sure you know how to prepare … [Read more...]

Fall Leaf Removal Tips

Fall Leaf Removal Tips 5

Fall Clean Up Tips to make your chores Faster and Easier Plan Waste Collection Wisely Check with your town or municipality for guidelines on Fall Leaf Removal. Many communities only collect Fall yard waste during a certain period of the year and often require the use of specific disposal bags. Remove Leaves Weekly Although your municipality may not collect your yard waste for a few weeks, you'll want to remove the leaves from your lawn … [Read more...]

Tips on How to Maintain your Lawn Mower in the Fall

Tips on How to Maintain your Lawn Mower in the Fall

How to Maintain your Mower during the Fall Here at a Concord Carpenter we love tools and although we don't make a living using our lawn mowers, it is certainly a tool we rely on and use regularly. Without a quality mower that is maintained to perform well our beautiful homes may be overlooked by our hideous lawns. This is especially important during the fall as our attention on the yard doubles and leaf removal becomes part of our landscaping … [Read more...]

How To Prepare Your Lawn For Winter

How to prepare your lawn for Winter

Fall lawn care tips from A Concord Carpenter The overall beauty of your home can be impacted by your landscaping, and your lawn is probably the largest part of your yard. So regardless of how well maintained and beautiful your home is, you can't ignore the look and condition of your lawn, since both you and I know, your neighbors certainly won't. Don't let your lawn be an eye-sore and check out these Fall lawn care tips and be sure you know … [Read more...]

Installing a Snow Melting System

Installing a Snow Melting System

Snow Melting For Residential Remodeling Projects As a remodeling contractor we oversee a lot of landscaping with our projects. Recently we have seen an increase in snow melting projects. SAFETY TIP – When performing projects like installing this walkway snow melt system or when cutting or grinding masonry it is super important to take safety precautions. For this project I wore safety glasses, knee pads, a breathing mask and safety … [Read more...]

Installing A Pool Safety Cover

Pool Safety cover If you have an in ground pool that you close in the Fall and Winter then installing a pool safety cover makes sense. A safety cover is a mesh or solid vinyl cover that is secured along the perimeter of the pool with adjustable straps.  these straps secure to  anchors that are installed in the pool deck or in the ground. Why Have A Safety Cover? A pool safety cover provides protection from accidental falls from people … [Read more...]

How To Install Bark Mulch Around Trees

How To Install Bark Mulch Around Trees

Bark Mulching Around Trees Many people and "professional landscapers" do not know how to install bark mulch around trees. The photo below is an example of what NOT to do! Avoid The Mulch Volcano Improperly installed bark mulch pictured in the above and below photo is  often referred to as a "mulch volcano." Soil or mulch placed in this manner causes tree root stress and can stunt, stress or even kill the tree.  Don't mound up dirt or mulch … [Read more...]

Choosing A Pergola

Choosing A Pergola

Complete The Backyard Experience With A Pergola Whether its for bringing friends together for a cookout, or creating a sanctuary for relaxing with a loved one, the architectural pergola truly creates the perfect backyard look. The pergola provides a central gathering place for parties and events, and it’s an elegant addition to any pool, fire pit, or outdoor kitchen. A pergola creates a stylish, sophisticated extension of the home and serves … [Read more...]