Tips from Toby – Winter Tree Care
With this weekends ice storm, lots of trees are going to be losing some branches. Much of the tree damage you will see can be avoided by properly taking care of your trees with pruning and fertilization. Our younger trees may appear dormant - but they are looking for nutrients and trying to grow into big trees all Winter. This is the perfect time to give them a nice feeding and prune any problem areas. By fertilizing your trees now you can help those young trees double or even triple their growth rate and they will also be healthier and stronger. It's as simple as spreading some Winterizer fertilizer and pruning back any branches that are rubbing or dead. Watch the video tip now to get the full skinny and help those trees get a big, healthy boost.
Tips from Toby Fall Tree Planting
Fall is the very best time to plant a new tree in your lawn or landscape. A Fall planted tree will be so much healthier and hearty to survive the stress of next Summer. Find out great tips from Toby and Matt Steuck of Suburban Lawn and Landscape as they guide you through the do's and dont's of Fall tree planting.
Tips from Toby – January Tree Fertilize
You can help your young and older trees get a big boost if you can stand a little cold right now. This is the best time of the year to fertilize your trees. By fertilizing now you will strengthen the structure of your trees, give them a healthy boost of food and double the growth rate! Watch the tip now to find out how easy it is (less than 20 minutes!!!) and also why this is a great time to prune those young trees to avoid ice damage and help those trees remain healthy and beautiful!
Tips from Toby-Holiday Prep
It's that time of year with ice, travel, holiday decorations and hurrying from place to place. This is a great time (while we're stuck with a little cold weather) to catch up on those easy tips that can save you a lot of hassles during the holiday season. From loading up your car with safety items to adding timers to those holiday lights, we've got a great list of tips to keep your season running smooth.
Tips from Toby Winter Prune & Prep
With lots of wind damage to trees this week we thought it would be a good reminder to prune those small trees so you can avoid damage and week tree structure in the future. We also help you prep for the cold months ahead - pruning those ornamental grasses which are a fire hazard close to the house, checking your mower in for a tune up and watching out for gas problems in mowers over winter storage. Lots of easy and important tips for your Winter Prune and Prep!
Toby Large Tree Prune Tip
Despite the heat, people are still cleaning up from storm damage this Spring and early Summer. Many of that damage could have been avoided with proper tree pruning. In this week's tip we show you the important considerations to make when hiring a professional company. This is not a DIY project!!!! Tree pruning of large trees should be done by licensed and insured professionals. Find out when and how often to prune those trees, what to look for to make sure those trees stay healthy and finally how to make sure you are not liable for any accidents on your property.
Tips from Toby – Heat Stress & Disease
It's just been plain old stifling hot! With all the rain we've had this season, our lawn and landscapes have been growing nicely. But this past week as the heat set in - so did the heat stress. From yellowing leaves on trees and plants to thinning and browning lawns, it's getting pretty crispy. Is this something you should be worried about or is it just Mother Nature doing her thing? Check out this week's tip and find out what to be concerned with, and what to do to keep things from dying out. All you need to know about heat stress on this week's tip from Toby!
Tips from Toby – Winter Tree Care
Our younger trees may appear dormant - but they are looking for nutrients and trying to grow into big trees all Winter. This is the perfect time to give them a nice feeding and prune any problem areas. By fertilizing your trees now you can help those young trees double or even triple their growth rate and they will also be healthier and stronger. It's as simple as spreading some Winterizer fertilizer and pruning back any branches that are rubbing or dead. Watch the video tip now to get the full skinny and help those trees get a big, healthy boost.