Residential Landscape Design

Although we do not offer landscape maintenance services for residential properties here at Hanson Landscape, we have performed many different types of residential landscape design projects. As we have alluded to in past posts, Hanson Landscape offers services for residential landscape design for properties such as brick pavers, patios, retaining walls, water features, lighting, and [...]

By | 2014-04-07T14:48:28+00:00 August 21st, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

Snow Removal Services

Although it is only August, it is a perfect time to begin considering snow removal services and needs. It is always a good idea to keep ahead of schedule for the brutal winters of Illinois, and this is the main reason we keep in touch with all of our snow removal customers. Some other reasons [...]

By | 2013-08-06T15:28:19+00:00 August 6th, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

Snow Removal

Although it is only August, it is a perfect time to begin considering snow removal needs. It is always a good idea to keep ahead of schedule for the brutal winters of Illinois, and this is the main reason we keep in touch with all of our snow removal customers. Some other reasons for considering [...]

By | 2014-04-09T14:53:53+00:00 August 6th, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

August Landscape Checklist

Here is the landscaping checklist for August provided once again by Autumn Tree: Keep fruit trees nourished and watered Cut back old brambles when plants finish bearing fruits and vegetables Order your tree, shrub, perennial and build stocks for fall planting Sow perennials and biennials for blooming next year Schedule pruning for hazard reduction As [...]

By | 2014-12-08T16:28:59+00:00 August 1st, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

Grubs and Their Effects

Grubs are an unpleasant occurrence every year for anybody with grass on their property. Grubs are larvae from beetles that usually lay eggs twice a year in the between spring and late summer. Upon hatching, the grubs begin eating at the roots of grass until they have matured. Typical signs of grubs existing in grass [...]

By | 2014-04-09T14:54:00+00:00 July 30th, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

Customer Service and Taking the Extra Steps

Here at Hanson Landscape, we are continually striving to go above and beyond customer expectations. Our customers are the most important feature of our business and we do not take this for granted. Due to the fact that we are always trying to improve, we came across an article from the NAAHQ written by Mary [...]

By | 2014-04-09T14:54:06+00:00 July 26th, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

Lawn Mowing Tips for Dry Weather

Seeing as there is a fairly dry and hot week coming up in our service region, it is only fitting that we share tips for lawn mowing tips for dry weather such as when there has been a lack of rain for some time, as it has been recently. The first and foremost suggestion to [...]

By | 2013-07-15T18:40:27+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

Lawn Mowing Tips for Dry Weather

Seeing as there is a fairly dry and hot week coming up in our service region, it is only fitting that we share tips for lawn mowing tips for dry weather such as when there has been a lack of rain for some time, as it has been recently. The first and foremost suggestion to [...]

By | 2013-08-14T18:54:16+00:00 July 15th, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

Around the Office

Many people don't know that our office is located in a wooded area in Big Rock, IL. Since we are in this area, we just wanted to share a few pictures of what we see out of our office window on a weekly basis. Here is a photo of the lawn a day or two [...]

By | 2013-07-26T14:49:17+00:00 July 9th, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments

July Landscaping Calendar

Continuing along with our landscaping calendar from Autumn Tree, here is the landscaping schedule for the month of July. Perform hand pruning on spring flowering shrubs to maintain shape and stimulate growth Weed your garden regularly Prune roses for the second bloom Treat stressed plants for the heat Water lawns once or twice a week [...]

By | 2013-07-26T14:49:17+00:00 July 2nd, 2013|Seasonal News|0 Comments