Spring Lawn Care II – Getting Your Lawn Going

After a long winter the world outside has finally begun to turn green and the trees have begun to bud.  New Englanders have waited for this all winter.  This past winter (one of the worst on record) especially has made us anxious to get outdoors and care for our lawns...

Common Garden Mistakes to Avoid

Last year, when I was lost in my exuberance to start my garden, I accidentally weeded what I later found out were my beautiful lavender-blue Cat mint perennials!  Another time I drown my impatiens by leaving the sprinkler on overnight by mistake.  These are errors...

Playing it Safe with Lawn Maintenance

At Peace of Mind, we love the spring and summer basically because we get to be outdoors in the fresh air and sunshine.  There  really is nothing better than seeing the results of our hard work in a client’s yard.  Some homeowners merely need our assistance getting...

Home Equity and Landscaping

In our last blog we discussed how landscaping can increase curb appeal to potential home buyers.  This week we are looking at how landscaping can can even improve your home equity when it is done right!  Let’s examine what home equity is and how an expert landscaping...

Landscaping for Curb Appeal

One of the first things that homeowners worry about when putting their property on the market is how their precious home will be viewed by potential buyers.  Increasing the curb appeal is top on the list for real estate agents to pull in buyers.  What is curb appeal...