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Landscaping Tips To Increase The Value Of Your Home

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

As most every homeowner knows, this is the hottest market for home sales in our lifetime. Low mortgage rates and a low inventory of homes for sale are fueling record home prices. That’s all doubly true for the market here in the Conejo Valley. Still, if you’re planning on selling your home, it pays to take some basic steps to ensure that you really do get top dollar. If you’re not planning on selling in the near future, don’t worry — these tips will be valid no matter when you sell.

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To Grind Or Not To Grind, That Is The Question

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

Are you thinking about removing one of the treasured trees in your yard? There are many reasons you might have to remove a tree that you would otherwise want to keep. It might be diseased, have suffered damage in a storm, be in the way of a landscape redesign or be intruding on a neighbor or even a power line.

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High-Tech Tree Care – For Free!

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

In this day and age there is, as they say, “an app for everything.” Thanks to work by the U.S. Forest Service and a number of private-sector partners and educational institutions, there is an app for analyzing everything from your tree’s energy savings to its predicted growth rate. Even better, it’s free.

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Drought Years? No Problem With These Trees

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

It’s spring in the Conejo Valley — the perfect time to add to the beauty of your yard by planting a new tree or two. Aside from making your yard more beautiful and adding shade in the summer, well maintained landscaping also actually increases the value of your home.

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Planting A Tree? Play It Safe!

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

If you’ve recently made a trip to the nursery and picked out the perfect tree to plant in your yard, you’re probably pretty excited about getting started. After all, the sooner you get it planted the sooner you’ll see your tree respond to the Conejo Valley’s perfect growing weather of spring and summer. 

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The ABCs of Springtime Pruning

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

With springtime on the horizon, it’s time to think about giving your trees a last little pruning before they begin to regain their lush summer foliage.

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It’s Time To Plant!

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

While the rest of the country is bogged down in winter weather, we here in the Conejo Valley are enjoying plenty of sunshine with spring on the horizon. That means we have the opportunity to get a head start on planting new landscaping. If you decide to plant some news trees in your yard, then it’s important to take some steps to get your trees off to a healthy start. The good news is that taking care of your new trees doesn’t have to be complicated. Try these five tips to get it right.

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The Secret To Healthy Trees And Lush Landscaping

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

With some much-needed rain hitting the Conejo Valley this week, it may be hard to imagine that spring is barely two months away. But it is and that means it’s time to think about fertilizing your trees and shrubs if necessary.

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Is It Just Winter, Or Is My Tree In Trouble?

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company

Take one look around your neighborhood and you’ll see that we’ve definitely moved from autumn to early winter. The deciduous trees have pretty nearly shed all their leaves, preparing to save their energy for the winter months. But with such a barren look to so many trees, how can you tell if they’re just going through the normal winter cycle or perhaps have an issue with pests or disease?

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Fall & Winter Landscape Planning

News And Advice From The Leading Thousand Oaks Tree Trimming Company
With many trees losing their leaves and fall gradually turning into winter, you might think this is the time when your yard’s landscaping is ready for a nice rest. Yes, that’s partly true, but this is also a great time to lay the groundwork for a beautiful spring revival of your entire yard. With that in mind, let’s get to work.

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