Landscaping Design Tip #12 – How to Attract Florida Wildlife

Would you like to know how to attract more Florida wildlife in your own backyard? This is the final tip in our series of 12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard, which can be downloaded from our free eBook library. A beautiful, well-maintained landscape can be a gift not just to your family, but also to the many creatures that …

Landscaping Design Tip #11: Proper Mulching

Mulching can be an excellent way to improve your Florida-friendly landscape. This is the eleventh of 12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard, which can be downloaded from our free eBook library. With our alternating wet and dry seasons, one of the biggest challenges to keeping your landscape healthy year-round is moisture retention. By mulching plant beds, you help to …

Landscaping Tip #9 – Enjoy Your Yard More with Fire Ant Control

Feel the BURN! Fire ants are a painful fact of life in Southwest Florida. These stinging pests can leave burning red welts, that turn into blisters and become very itchy. Children are especially susceptible to the stings and can experience major swelling if bitten. Fortunately, you can get fire ant control and stop them from taking over your yard and …

Landscaping Tip #8 – Mosquito & Noseeum Control for Your Home

If you live in Southwest Florida, you know that mosquito and noseeum control can be frustrating! Have your cookouts been filled with that particular chorus of buzzing and slapping we all know? How many of your evenings outdoors have ended with bites and stings? Sometimes it feels like we’re being eaten alive right here in paradise! And while noseeums are …

Landscaping Tip #7 – Smart Yard Design Can Help Control Florida Termites

You want your home and landscape to be a safe place for your family to enjoy, but termites can threaten your tranquility… This is the seventh of 12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard, which can be downloaded from our free eBook library. In Fort Myers, Naples and all of Southwest Florida, both subterranean and drywood termites have been known …

Landscaping Tip #5 – Are You Giving Your Palms the Care They Need?

Palm trees are an indispensable part of the Southwest Florida landscape—nothing says paradise like our majestic palms. This is the fifth of 12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard, which can be downloaded from our free eBook library. With their leafy fronds rustling in the gentle breeze, they signal that you and your family live in a tropical eden. But …

Landscaping Tip #4 – What You Need to Know About Lawn Care in Naples and Fort Myers

The sub-tropical climate of Fort Myers and Naples offer unique challenges in maintaining your landscape. You really need to consider a lawn care program that’s specifically designed for South West Florida’s soil and weather conditions. This is the fourth of 12 Landscaping Tips for a Florida-Friendly Yard, which can be downloaded from our free eBook library. To keep an eye-catching …