If you have a beautifully-created landscape design on your property, it’s important that it be maintained. You don’t want all that effort and money to go to waste. Professional landscape maintenance is the best way to ensure your landscaping stays vibrant and healthy all year long.
1. Keeps Plants Healthy
Different climates and seasons may affect your landscape plants. Depending on where you live and what plants you have, some may need increasing watering or occasional protection from rain or heat. Landscaping contractors are knowledgeable about native plants and keep up with the weather patterns. They’ll adapt their services to cater to your landscaping. Additionally, different plants require different amounts of fertilizer and soil conditions in order to thrive. From watering and fertilizing to pruning and trimming, professional landscapers will ensure all of your plant species continue to grow and look perfect.
2. Provides Weed Control
Weeds not only look unpleasant, but they also take away water, nutrients, and sunlight away from your landscaping plants, affecting how they flourish. Without regular maintenance, weeds will eventually take over your property and ruin your landscape design.
3. Comes with Irrigation Maintenance
Irrigation is a part of landscape maintenance. Pipes and sprinklers can break, causing your plants to become underwatered or overwatered. Sprinkler heads also need occasional cleaning or require pressure changes. And if you live in an area with harsher winters, your sprinklers will need to be blown out. When you work with a professional landscaping company, your entire irrigation system is taken care of, from watering to repairs.
4. Helps the Environment
Maintaining your landscaping also helps the environment. Your shrubs, plants, and trees play an important role in cleaning the air around you and your yard also serves as a natural filtration to local waterways so it’s important to keep your yard healthy and flourishing.
5. Pest Control
Pests like beetles, grubs, chinch bugs, and aphids are known to destroy yards and plants. Landscaping contractors are experienced in lawn pests. They know how to identify if you have a pest problem and they’ll effectively treat lawns for pests without harming your plants.
Your landscaping is the central focus of your property and it should create curb appeal all year long. To help protect the investment you’ve made on your property and keep your landscape design looking beautiful, we recommend you work with an experienced landscaping company, like Grasshoppers. Our professional landscape maintenance services will keep your yard looking its best and keep you stress-free!