Spring & Summer Clean Up include:
Leaves layer themselves in the Fall over your lawn and garden and provide much needed protection from the winter ice and snow. As the weather gets warmer, the leaves that were thickly matted and compressed during the winter months thaw and begin to rot.
Left unchecked, this rot can flourish and spread to perennials as they emerge for the season. These leaves also deprive your lawn from air and sunlight that is vital to early seasonal growth.
Our clean up package includes a wide variety of yard preparation, including leaf and debris removal from lawn and gardens, removal of old flower heads and stems from your perennials, and initial shaping of the hedges (to create the right shape for the upcoming season).
Pruning time is specific to plants as some enjoy being pruned early in the seasos while others need maintaining in the Fall. Most plants will benefit from a minimum of one pruning per season.
Fall Clean Up & Winter Preparation include:
Get a step ahead and get your yard ready for the cold months ahead! The first step is removing the leaves from your property, which will reduce the risk of rot and mold issues in the Springtime. By removing excess leaves in the Fall you will decrease the risk of clogged City drains and stagnant water pools for mosquito breeding.
Covering your evergreens with burlap before the winter serves two purposes:
Dormant Oil can be used as an alternative to insect pesticide, which has been recently banned by the City of Toronto. Dormant oil is a necessary and organic prevention method that can prevent pest and infestation issues down the road.