Tag: Summer Landscaping Tips

Simple Ways to Create Shade in Your Backyard This Summer

shaded area of backyard with covered pergola

The summer season is approaching fast, and along with protecting our plants and gardens from heat stress, it’s important to protect ourselves as well. Many of us crave outdoor time but struggle with the intense sun, making it difficult to enjoy our backyard spaces. Here are a few simple ways to create a cooler and… Read more »

How to Protect Your Outdoor Plants from Heat Stress

Properly watering grass with sprinkler for the summer months

Here in the Northeast, we’re known for our harsh winter weather. Anybody who lives here year-round, though, will tell you that our summers can be pretty brutal too! While our high temperatures and heat waves don’t last quite as long as those of our southern counterparts, a few weeks of intense heat is all it… Read more »