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Rethinking Aggregates in Your Landscape Plans

May 28, 2021
Garden Bench & Gravel

New inspiration for yard and garden care is all around us. Whether you see some ideas on HGTV, Pinterest, or your local nursery, you may be realizing that your own space could use a bit of an update. Aggregates may be the perfect option for you!  Aggregates are small materials that are used to enhance…

Planning Your Annuals

April 13, 2021
Snapdragon Annuals

Now that spring has officially arrived in Ohio, there is no better time to begin prepping your garden. Planting annuals can be the perfect way to bring in some color and add beauty to your landscape. But do you know which annual is right for you? At Kurtz Bros, we are proud to offer a…

What to Look for in a Wholesale Landscape Supplier

March 25, 2021
Home Landscaping

Here at Kurtz Bros., we realize your time is valuable. As spring approaches, you’ll be in need of your annual yard and garden supplies, and we want to make your experience as simple and smooth as possible.  While wholesale suppliers do have some similarities, there are also important differences to recognize before beginning outdoor preparation…

Landscaping Trends for 2021

February 21, 2021

Though 2020 came with fewer gatherings and get-togethers, it did allow for more time in the garden. Don’t let all the hard work you put into your landscaping last summer fade away! Even though the nationwide snow storms and cold temperatures may not scream “landscape planning” right now, it’s never too early to begin mapping…

How to Dispose of Your Christmas Tree

January 21, 2021

As we round the corner into a new year, that means the 2020 Christmas season has officially come to an end. Outdoor lights are coming down, stockings are being stored for next year, and Christmas ornaments are being placed back in their boxes. Now, you may be asking yourself, what should I do with my…

Planning Your Lawn & Garden for Next Year

December 21, 2020

You have now secured your yard for the harsh winter months. That means now is the time to reflect on your lawn and garden successes from the past year and to focus on what improvements can be made moving forward! Grab yourself a cup of hot tea or some cocoa, and begin with some self-reflection. …

What You Can Do This Winter for a Better Yard Season Next Year

November 21, 2020

Temperatures have dropped, the air has become crisp, and there is snow in the forecast. That’s right – Ohio winter has arrived! Now that the leaves have cleared away, and winter has set in, you may be thinking it’s goodbye to yard chores until springtime, right?  Actually, no! Winter seems like the time of year…

Preparing Your Lawn & Garden for Cooler Months

October 21, 2020

Fall is officially here! In addition to visiting pumpkin patches, enjoying football games, and treating yourself to your favorite autumn-inspired beverage, there is another task that should be at the top of your fall to-do list: Preparing your lawn and garden for winter.  What do I need to do in the fall to prepare my…

Everything You Need to Know About Aerating, Overseeding, and Grass Fertilizing

September 21, 2020

You’ve probably already noticed some cooler nights creeping in along with an earlier sunset. These two changes point towards the summer winding down and the beginning of autumn’s vibrant foliage. With these cooler temps setting in and much of summer’s humidity taking a break, aerating and overseeding is something you will definitely want to consider…

What You Need to Know About Fungus & Mold in Your Landscape

August 20, 2020

You have worked hard all year and it really shows – a warranted pat on the back is due! Late summer is the perfect time of year to feel proud of your lawn and garden as you take in a harvest or sip iced tea while gazing at the hostas. You may have started to…