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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…

Caring for your Grass & Plants in Hot Weather

July 28, 2020

When it comes to lawn care and gardening, creating a schedule that makes sense for your day-to-day is essential when planning for your week and months ahead. July and August, for instance, are times of vigorous growth and flowering, so it’s important to keep up your momentum! You have come so far, and you’ll be…

Outdoor Plant Maintenance 101

June 30, 2020

So, you’ve planned your landscape, planted your seeds or seedlings, and you’re finally looking forward to enjoying the well-earned view of your beautifully kept yard. Now what? For seasoned gardeners, they know that this aspect of gardening is only just scratching the surface since maintaining a well-manicured and lovely-looking yard takes a little work and…

Landscape Planning 101 – Part 2

April 21, 2020

We’ve all heard the term “landscaping” before, but what does it really mean? In the simplest form, landscaping is, by definition*, the process of making a yard or other piece of land more attractive by altering the existing design, adding ornamental features, and planting trees and shrubs. Now, you may be thinking, ‘Sounds easy enough!’ However,…

Landscape Planning 101 – Part 1

April 21, 2020

As shelter-in-place orders carry on, finding projects at home might start feeling like a chore. However, looking at ways to improve the outside of your home can be a great way to keep spirits up!  Landscaping the exterior provides nice aesthetics and gives a sense of making a house a home. So, whether you’ve lived…

Getting a Head Start on Seasonal Lawn & Garden Care

April 21, 2020

It’s no secret that we’re all spending more time at home. With the mandated stay-at-home order, looking around our home for projects to focus on may start becoming more of the norm. Some of us may have even rearranged the kitchen cabinets more than once already! Whatever stage of social distancing you are in the…

Earth Blend Leaf Compost vs Comtil Plus Compost

April 21, 2020

Many people are starting to realize the benefits of home gardening—it’s good for the environment and for the overall health of all families. Whether you plan to grow fruit-bearing plants and trees or flowering varieties, choosing the right compost is an essential first step. Kurtz Bros of Central Ohio in Columbus, OH offers two high-quality…

The Difference Between Regular Mulch and Playground Mulch

April 21, 2020

Regular mulch is made from organic material like tree bark and yard waste. It is used mainly in landscapes for decorative purposes.  It does have other benefits as well such as curtailing weed growth and to control the rate of water loss. It also enhances vibrant growth with yard or garden plants. Playground mulch, on the…

Explore The Different Types Of Aggregate Offered By Kurtz Bros

April 21, 2020

Landscaping stones, also known as aggregates, are a wonderful way to spruce up any walkway, driveway, or relaxation area. Not only do they provide a clean and stylish appearance, but they can also help with drainage issues and are used for a variety of other applications, as well. Sometimes aggregates are used in a decorative way,…