Top 5 Landscape Designs

Chris Jamieson Softscape

Are you ready to have the landscape of your dreams? There are many ways to increase the aesthetic (and actual!) value of your home, by bettering your landscape. And, whatever your overall home design scheme is, one thing’s for sure: there are some landscape design ideas that work for everyone! Here are our five favorites: Make your pathways stand out. …

Ways to Enhance Your North Texas Commercial Property with Landscape Lighting

Chris Jamieson Hardscape

Regardless of the type of commercial property you own, you can be sure of one thing: when it comes to truly enhancing your property, landscape lighting is an excellent option for doing so! Not only will landscape lighting increase the aesthetic value of your commercial business, it will also help keep your property safe. So, what are some of the …

5 Mistakes to Avoid With Your Lawn Decor

Chris Jamieson Hardscape

If you’re looking to finish up some lawn decor in your North Texas lawn, Lawn Connections put together a list of the top five mistakes to avoid with your lawn decor. Skipping the Outdoor Rug A rug brings the indoors out and is an essential part of tying a space together. Most outdoor rugs are made out of durable, fade-resistant …

Common Weeds and Wildflowers Seen in North Texas

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

As the lawns in North Texas face more and more heat with intermittent rain, we are always delighted to see the hearty wildflowers native to North Texas. What’s less exciting are the common weeds that also populate many landscapes. In this article, Lawn Connections looks at the common weeds and wildflowers seen in North Texas. Weed: Dandelions Dandelions, a perennial …

How to Take Care of Your Business’s Front Lawn

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If you’re a business owner in North Texas, we wanted to take this opportunity to share some tips on how to take care of your business’s front lawn. In this article, Lawn Connections shares what we’ve learned during our years of experience. Mowing Schedule Lawn mowing frequency will depend on your needs and the nature of your lawn, but Lawn …

What Is a Good Mowing Schedule for My Lawn?

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

As North Texas lawns adjust to the increasing summer heat, you as a homeowner may be trying to figure out a good mowing schedule for your lawn. In this article, Lawn Connections looks at the best moving schedule for your lawn and why it works best. Mowing Tips It’s important to keep the right grass length to maintain a healthy …

Top Tools of the Trade in Landscaping

Chris Jamieson Softscape

If you’re thinking of taking on a North Texas landscaping project, you’ll want to make sure you have these tools of the trade-in place before you begin. Lawn Connections looks at the most commonly used landscaping tools and how they can benefit you in your next landscaping project. Trowel You can think of this as a little shovel that’s you’re …

How to Get Rid of Moss in Your Lawn

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

We get numerous calls each year from our North Texas clients wanting to know what to do if they find moss in their yards. Moss, though relatively harmless, can be a nuisance to an otherwise well-manicured landscape. In this article, Lawn Connections looks at how to get rid of moss in your lawn. What is Moss? Moss is a fairly uncomplicated plant, …

Proper Lawn Hydration in Texas Summers

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

In the hot North Texas summers, it is so important to have a plan in place to properly hydrate your lawn throughout the hot months. In this article, Lawn Connections explains how to observe proper lawn hydration in Texas summers. Pay Attention to Timing If there’s not a water ban in your area (check before watering), set up a sprinkler system …

What Kind of Mulch is Best to Use?

Chris Jamieson Softscape

As North Texans get ready for a busy summer season of outdoor activities, many clients begin to wonder about finishing out their lawns. A common question we get revolves around the best type of mulch to use. In this article, Lawn Connections looks at the different types of mulch available to be used in North Texas lawns. Inorganic Mulch Many of …