All around the world people gather to celebrate the coming of Summer. Whether it be by sending salutations to the sun, gathering in groups to observe the special sun rise or getting together to enjoy the earth and each others' company on this longest day of the year, it is an eagerly anticipated day of the year.
However you chose to spend your long summer days, know that A to Z is here to [...]
This season is one of many changes for our company. A couple of these big changes involve technical expertise. I have to say that I can find my way through most challenges and projects but there are some that I just honestly DO NOT LOVE! This is why it is so wonderful to have the great benefit of having experts in the tech world to take over these projects for us. Let them do what they love and [...]
Lawns trap more than 12 million tons of dust and dirt annually. (The Lawn Institute)Turfgrass, like that found in our lawns, is much cooler than asphalt or cement, acting as an “air conditioner” for the surrounding area (lawns can be 22 degrees cooler than urban asphalt "heat islands").Healthy turfgrass has many miles of fibrous roots that hold soil and filter rainwater. (National [...]
Mowing, watering, aeration and fertilizing are subjects that often bring up questions. Check out this short relevant video addressing these topics about lawn care. Additionally, there is still time to get on our schedule for aeration service. 360-933-4465
We have you covered here at A to Z Yard and Cleaning Service! We are still taking new mowing service customers starting Spring 2019. Give us a call today and free your weekend time up from following behind your mower. 360-933-4465
Short on time for holiday preparation? Let us do the dirty work!
This year we are switching it up a bit here at A to Z. We will be offering interior home cleaning services for our customers.
This service will be available for a limited time only. We have opened our schedule to provide this service from December 19, 2018 through January 31, 2019. Let our experienced professional cleaners [...]
Okay, I am going to be quite honest right now. As I am pondering ideas for my next blog in the fall gardening series I find my mind wandering constantly off topic. Mulching, to prune or not to prune, fall lawn care... the beautiful gold of the fall gingko... brilliant red of lace leaf maples... afternoon naps... walks in the forest upon crunchy autumn leaves... movie nights or days... picking out [...]
As the temperatures drop and our gardens continue to die back and become dormant, it is a great time to plant container gardens. Bright splashes of color can bring delight to the senses as we enter the darker seasons ahead.
When creating winter container gardens, be mindful of two key elements: soil and plant selection. For the Northwest especially, we want to make sure we are using a soil [...]