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Sod Installation Topics

Chinch Bug Control, Damage and Treatment

Control and treat these pesky lawn destroyers.

Landscape Design Topics

Cost of Hiring a Landscape Designer

How much does landscape design cost? Learn more about the factors that impact the cost of hiring a landscape designer for your project, including where you live and what type of services you need.

Landscape Benefits: Aesthetics, Function, and Low Maintenance

Considering large landscape projects require some thought... think about cost versus benefits. Think about the overlap of each element as far as Aesthetics, Function, and Low Maintenance.

Stunning Rooftop Landscape Designs Have Wonderful Benefits

Roof landscapes are a sort of covering with plants on the top of your home that help conserve water while providing concealment and energy efficiency.

What is your opinion of the Association of Professional Landscape Designers (or APLD)?

Top answer: Favorable

Excavation Topics

How Much Does Bulldozer Work Cost?



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Lawn Care Topics

Cost of Lawn Care

Learn more about the factors that increase and decrease the cost of lawn care and maintenance.

Fall Lawn Care

Learn some helpful tips for caring for your lawn during the fall season.

Got an Itch? Don't Scratch It

Poison Ivy and Poison Oak

Hassle Free Front Yard Maintenance

Having less grass, mowing frequently, using clover instead of grass and an installing an irrigation system are all key to achieving and maintaining a hassle free front yard.

Helpful Spring Time Tip: Moss Removal

Moss treatment

How to Keep Your Lawn Green

Learn some tips for keeping your lawn green and healthy.

Is Lawn Care Dangerous or Hazardous? Does Lawn Care pollute?

With all the hype about pesticides and lawn care, is this truly polluting problem. Are these chemicals poisoning our environment?

Lawn Care and Weed Control

Turf grass are virtuous. Don’t let robbers take over your lawn.

Lawn Watering Tips

Helpful hints for watering and caring for your lawn.

Lush Lawn Achieved

If you follow a few basic tips, you can keep your lawn looking lush and healthy.

Mower Maintenance

Proper maintenance of your mower will enhance your lawn cutting experience.

Snake in the Grass - Huntsville, Alabama

Mow Hawk Lawn Care is a professional lawn care service in Huntsville, Alabama.

The Future of Lawn Care Programs

Learn more about hybrid lawn care.

Can you cut wet grass?

Top answer: In some cases

Cutting grass too short causes root damage.

Top answer: True

Cutting grass too short provides weeds a better opportunity to grow.

Top answer: True

What is topdressing?



When mowing your lawn, where do you mow?

Top answer: I don't mow my lawn

Lawn Sprinklers Topics

Cost of Lawn Sprinkler Installation

Learn about the factors that increase and decrease the cost of installing a lawn sprinkler system.

Lawn Sprinkler Trench Depth

Learn about why some trenches need to be deeper than others.

SAVE WATER IN 2017

Irrigation System Water Conservation

Sprinkler Heads: Pop-up vs. Fixed

Learn about the different sprinkler head designs: pop-up sprinkler heads and fixed (or shrub) sprinkler heads.

Sprinkler System Installation Cost

How much does it cost to install a sprinkler system? Learn about the factors that impact the cost of installation.

Types of Sprinkler Heads: Spray vs. Rotary

Lawn sprinkler systems contain a mix of sprinkler heads. Learn the difference between spray heads and rotary heads.

What is a Backflow Prevention Device?

A backflow prevention device is used to stop the unwanted flow of water in the wrong direction. Learn the difference between the types of backflow prevention devices.

What is a Sprinkler Zone?

A sprinkler zone (or circuit) is a set of sprinkler heads that run simultaneously.

What is Drip Irrigation?

Learn more about drip irrigation systems and why they are becoming more popular in residential areas.

Are permits required to install a lawn sprinkler system?

Top answer: It varies by jurisdiction

Does a sprinker system water a lawn more efficiently than manual watering?

Top answer: Always

How deep do the trenches for a lawn sprinkler system need to be in a cold climate that experiences deep freezes?

Top answer: 12-18 inches deep

How deep do the trenches for a lawn sprinkler system need to be in a moderate to warm climate?

Top answer: 6-12 inches deep

How do lawn sprinkler installation companies most commonly charge for their services?

Top answer: By zone

How long does it typically take to re-activate a winterized lawn sprinkler system?

Top answer: Less than one hour

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Is it possible to install a sprinkler system if I only have access to well water?

Top answer: Yes

What is the most durable material for lawn sprinkler water pipes?

Top answer: Plastic (PVC)

What type of backflow prevention device is the most reliable for a sprinkler system?

Top answer: Pressure vacuum breaker

When is the best time of day to run my sprinklers?

Top answer: Morning (two hours before dawn)

Will installing a sprinkler system increase the value of my home?

Top answer: Yes, usually

Will my lawnmower damage the sprinkler heads in my lawn?

Top answer: No

Lawn Treatment Topics

Lawn Treatment for Grubs

Learn more about the signs of a grub infestation in your lawn.

Spring Turf Tips

Here are some helpful tips to start the season.

Compared to lawn treatment professionals, homeowners tend to over apply pesticides on their lawns.

Top answer: True

How often should you fertilize your lawn?

Top answer: Twice a year

Tree Trimming or Removal Topics

A Guide to the American Society of Consulting Arborists (ASCA)

The American Society of Consulting Arborists (ASCA) is a professional association of arboricultural consultants.

A Guide to the International Society of Arboriculture

The International Society of Arboriculture (ISA) is a non-profit organization and professional association of tree professionals.

A Guide to the Society of Municipal Arborists (SMA)

The Society of Municipal Arborists (SMA) is a professional association of arborists that specialize in the management of trees located in urban areas.

A Guide to the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA)

The Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) is a leading professional association representing tree care companies.

A Guide to the Utility Arborist Association

The Utility Arborist Association is a professional association of utility tree maintenance professionals.

Certifications Offered by the International Society of Arboriculture

Learn more about the designations and certifications offered by the International Society of Arboriculture.

Cost of Tree Care Services

Learn more about the cost of different tree services.

Cost of Tree Services

Learn more about the factors that increase and decrease the cost of hiring a tree services company.

DIY Tree Removal - Danger Ahead

Hiring a professional tree service can be a safer alternative to DIY tree removal. Learn why removing a tree yourself can be a dangerous project. We'll help you weigh the pros and cons.

Emergency Tree Removal Cost

How much does emergency tree removal cost? Learn more about the factors that impact the average price of removing a tree from your yard. Search our cost report to find rates in your local area.

ISA Certified Arborist Credential

Learn more about the Certified Arborist (CA) designation offered by the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA).

Tree Trimming vs. Tree Pruning

Learn more about the difference between tree trimming and tree pruning.

#TreeServices on Twitter

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What is an Arborist?

An arborist is a trained professional that specializes in the care and maintenance of trees.

A Certified Arborist should oversee the treatment of tree disease.

Top answer: True

An emergency tree removal typically costs more than a routine, scheduled tree removal.

Top answer: In most cases

Dead branches that are not removed can be harmful to the overall health of a tree.

Top answer: True

Discolored and wilted leaves may be a sign of tree disease.

Top answer: Tree

Disease may cause tree bark to peel.

Top answer: True

Do I need a permit to remove a dying or diseased tree?

Top answer: It varies by state/jurisdiction.

Do Tree Roots Keep Growing After a Tree is Cut Down?

Top answer: In some cases

How difficult is it to obtain the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)'s Certified Arborist certification?

Top answer: Not sure

How difficult it is to become an ISA Board Certified Master Arborist?

Top answer: Not sure / never heard of it

How do tree removal companies most commonly charge for their services?

Top answer: Fixed fee (based on size of tree)

How do tree trimming companies most commonly charge for their services?

Top answer: Fixed fee (based on work required)

How Much Do Tree Injections Cost?



How Much Does It Cost to Cut Down a Tree?



How Much Does It Cost to Trim a Tree?



How Much Does Palm Tree Removal Cost?



How Much Does Shrub Removal Cost?



How Much Does Tree Trimming Usually Cost?



How Much Is It to Remove a Tree?



How often should fruit trees be pruned?

Top answer: Once a year

How often should trees be trimmed?

Top answer: Once a year

If a permit is required, who is typically responsible for securing a tree removal permit?

Top answer: Tree removal company

If trees are disrupting power lines on my property, will the utility company pay to have the trees trimmed or removed?

Top answer: Sometimes

Is a permit needed to remove a tree that is located on private property?

Top answer: Sometimes

Is cabling a tree an acceptable practice?

Top answer: Yes

Is cleanup typically included in the cost of tree trimming?

Top answer: Yes, always

Is it more expensive to remove a damaged (or fallen) tree than a standing tree?

Top answer: In some cases

Is it more expensive to remove a tree that is located in close proximity to power lines or other utility services?

Top answer: Yes

Is stump removal typically included in the cost of tree removal?

Top answer: No, it is typically an additional cost

Is the chipping or hauling of tree debris typically included in the cost of tree trimming or removal?

Top answer: In most cases

It is easier to prevent tree disease altogether than to treat the disease once it appears.

Top answer: True

It is illegal to remove a healthy tree without the proper permit.

Top answer: It varies by state/jurisdiction.

Mature trees should be periodically inspected by a certified arborist.

Top answer: Agree

Should I fill a tree cavity with concrete?

Top answer: No

The taller the tree, the more it costs to remove.

Top answer: True

Tree services companies that are accredited by the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) must meet strict criteria.

Top answer: True

What is the best material to put in the cavity of a tree?

Top answer: Best not to fill the cavity

What is the most common cause of cavities in trunks of trees?

Top answer: Injury to the tree (broken or cut limb)

What is your opinion of the International Society of Arboriculture (ISA)?

Top answer: Favorable

What is your opinion of the Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA)?

Top answer: Favorable

When is the best time of year to trim trees?

Top answer: Winter

Will filling a tree cavity extend the life of a tree?

Top answer: In some cases

Other Landscaping Topics

Easy Lawn Care Tips

Everyone has a neighbor with a perfect yard. You know the one- their grass looks like a thick, green carpet that covers their entire property and they have landscaping you see in magazines. Most of these people probably spend a good portion of their monthly home maintenance budget on their yard care, but there are a variety of things you can do to maintain your lawn without spending a fortune.

Money Saving Gardening Tips from Ava Landscapes

You can naturally control weeds in your grass by adjusting the pH level. Most weeds thrive in high pH soil (alkaline), higher than a pH 7.5 or low pH (acidic), lower than a pH 6.

Related Questions & Answers

What is your opinion of the National Association of Landscape Professionals? (formerly known as the Professional Landcare Network)

Top answer: Favorable

Will some fertilizers stain my concrete landscape curbing?

Top answer: In some cases

After a lawn is aerated, how long will it take for the cores of soil to break down?

Top answer: 2-4 weeks

How do landscapers mostly commonly charge for aeration services?

Top answer: Fixed fee (based on per square foot)

How important is it to pull weeds before aerating a lawn?

Top answer: Not important

When should cool-season grasses be aerated?

Top answer: Fall

When should warm-season grasses be aerated?

Top answer: Spring

Will a lawn aerator damage an underground, invisible pet fence?

Top answer: In some cases

Will a lawn aerator damage underground utility lines?

Top answer: No, it is highly unlikely

How many lawn mower injuries occur each year?



How long does it usually take to winterize a lawn sprinkler system?

Top answer: Less than one hour

How do leaf cleanup companies most commonly charge for their services?

Top answer: Flat fee (based on yard size and density of leaves)

Is bagging leaves typically included in cost of leaf removal?

Top answer: Always

Leaf removal companies typically charge extra to have the leaves hauled away.

Top answer: True

What type of leaf rake is the least durable?

Top answer: Plastic

Which type of leaf rake is the most durable?

Top answer: Metal

Is it possible to hydroseed during the winter?

Top answer: In some cases

Should I apply fertilizer after seeding my lawn?

Top answer: Yes, always

Can a septic system be installed during the winter? (temperatures below freezing)

Top answer: In some cases

How long should I wait to mow my new sod?

Top answer: Two weeks

How do tree stump removal companies most commonly charge for their services?

Top answer: Fixed fee (based on linear inch of stump diameter)

How many fatalities occur in the tree care industry?



Should a certified arborist be consulted before transplanting a tree?

Top answer: In some cases

What is a good price for fall cleanup?



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