Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Do you manage irrigation systems?
A: Yes, we can handle the spring start-ups, time adjustments, and winterization.

Q: What else can your company do besides yard care?
A: We have crews that can mulch, pressure wash, do color plantings, manage planting pots, clean synthetic turf, maintain green roofs, add drainage solutions, top dress and renovate lawns, Aerate and de-thatch when needed, roto-till and prepare garden areas, and ornamental tree pruning up to 15 feet.

Q: What resource do you use for your pruning training?
A: We use the best-practices for Pacific Northwest landscapes: “Cass Turnbull’s Guide to Pruning: What, When, Where, and How to Prune for a More Beautiful Garden”

Q: Do you apply organic lawn products?
A: Not many viable options are available in the dry formatted pellets we need to use, so we recommend that the customer contact one of the several companies around that do apply liquid organic products.

Q: How often do you apply fertilizers or pesticides?
A: We are conscious of protecting our waterways and follow local agricultural recommendations to ensure we don’t over-apply products. Because we are onsite regularly, we monitor for pests carefully and stop them before they get out of control.

Q: Do you pick up pet waste?
A: Typically no for sanitary reasons, but if you have a scooper and a place for disposal we will try to accommodate. If it is a time-consuming task we will add for the additional time required.

Q: Do you do one time clean-ups?
A: Absolutely. We typically work at a flat rate quote with additional dump fees.

Q: I planted a new shrub that isn’t getting watered. What do I do?
A: We are happy to adjust or install a new irrigation head to ensure your new plant gets watered.

Q: My front walkway isn’t lit up anymore, can you fix it?
A: Of course, please submit a repair request and we’ll be glad to help.

Q: What is the BEST solution for moss control in my lawn.
A: We recommend a service that will spray a liquid moss control and fertilizer over the lawn area, at least 4 times per year.

Q: I broke my foot! I just need help for a few months. Can you pro-rate your services?
A: Of course, we’re happy to help your home keep looking tidy and refreshed. Let us know what schedule works for you.

Q: I have other questions that I don’t see listed here. What do I do?
A: We’ld love to chat! Please call or email.