Pumpkins, ghosts and goblins are right around the corner. Here we are a couple of weeks out from 80 degree temperatures and moving into Fall with a vengeance. It is transition time and there are some things that A to Z can assist you with that will make it easier for you to get the most out of your yard in the Spring. To name a few.... Fall lawn care, bulb planting and transplanting.
Spring is right around the corner. There is much to clean up and trim back after this harsh winter in the Pacific Northwest. There are many benefits to pruning your vegetation in this dormant season. Now is a great time to get this started as spring buds are on their way!
One of the major benefits of pruning is improved plant structure. Crossing branches and weak crotches are more visible [...]
Late winter/early spring along with late summer/early fall are the ideal times to do your twice yearly top dressing of garden beds. Top dress with 6" of wood chip mulch and let the soil microorganisms do the work. The benefits to doing so are many. Call A to Z today to set up your free garden mulching estimate 360-933-4465.
Here are some of the scientifically-proven benefits of mulching:
What time is it?... Gutter cleaning time!!!
Clogged and overflowing gutters can cause unnecessary and expensive structural damage to your home.
Call A to Z Yard and Cleaning Service today for your free estimate. 360-933-4465
Avoid costly damage to your roof, fascia and foundation. Avoid mold and mildew infiltration into the interior of your home. Avoid providing a breeding ground for [...]
Gutter cleaning and leaf clean up time is undeniably in full force. But before we turn over that leaf... haha. We owe some big thank yous.
As we navigate this transition, I want to take a moment to thank all of our wonderful customers for their generosity this past season. We were given loads of fruits and plants this summer representing the extremely bountiful growing season that we had this [...]
Thank you to the Bellingham Disc Golf Club for allowing us to be sponsors of this year's Cornwall Classic Disc Golf Tournament. We appreciate the opportunity to sponsor an event that encourages community members to get out and enjoy this beautiful place that we live in.
Check out these two great products. One for granite and one for computer and TV screens. We highly recommend both of these. Philips Screen Cleaning Fluid and Dupont Revitalizer.... this one also smells great!
What, you say, are succulents?
Succulents are plants native to arid areas that have adapted to a lack of precipitation by developing thick fleshy leaves, stems, or roots in which they can store water. Other adaptations that can help them conserve water include waxy leaves and stems, hairy or spiny surfaces, a reduced leaf surface area, and a compact columnar or spherical shape.
Why use [...]
Are you missing out on an additional tax right off? If your house is used for rental income, or as a place of business, you very well might be missing out on this deduction. Check with your accountant for details! And now for the funny stuff.
I found the following silly taxation tidbits. Enjoy!
The cost of beer might be deductible. A deduction was approved when one business deducted the [...]
Tips for feeding your lawn. The first feeding should take place by about mid-April. So if you haven't started, now's the time.The second feeding should happen about four weeks later, in early to mid-May. Then fertilize every six to eight weeks after that through October. And remember that fall feeding is critical. Grass is still growing in the fall. The roots are going down and they need [...]