After the vibrant colours of fall, winter can seem a bleak and harsh season for your home landscape. But it doesn’t have to be months spent waiting to see the first colours and buds of springtime. Not enjoying your winter landscaping is a most definite lost opportunity and can be overcome with a few […]
Why are my tree leaves turning brown and wilting?
Foliage problems on your trees and plants can include brown, curled, or wilted leaves. The leaves might have spots or change colour out of season. To know how to treat and protect your plant’s foliage, you need to look at common causes of leaf damage. Brown or blackened leaves in springtime can be a sign […]
What home garden irrigation system do I need?
Your garden landscape is looking beautiful and you want to do your part to maintain its growth. Watering is important and a spray nozzle or sprinkler on your garden hose is a go-to method for any homeowner. However, making sure your lawn and garden receive adequate hydration can prove challenging during hot summer […]
How to keep your lawn green all summer
A lush green lawn is a welcome sign of summer to any homeowner. But the long days and excessive temperature take a toll any lawn. So how do you combat brown spots and maintain a healthy lawn all summer? Mow high Maintain your lawn with grass that is cut to a height of approximately 3 […]
How do I prepare my lawn and garden for spring?
Spring is the time to clean up your garden bed and prepare for new plants and vegetables. It’s also a great time to start plans for some new landscaping or hardscaping designs. But where do you get started? Clean out your garden Clear out dead plants and leaves to provide optimal growing conditions for […]
Ice Melt – What You Need to Know
Spreading ice melters on driveways and sidewalks is an effective way to melt snow and ice. Most ice melters are blends of sodium chloride, calcium chloride, or magnesium chloride. Ice melters are not naturally hot and do not actually melt ice. They lower the freezing point of the snow or ice they are spread on. […]
Christmas Tree Recycling
Creative Organics Inc. is ready and prepared to clear away snow and ice but we haven’t forgotten about the importance of being green! Please remember to put your real Christmas trees at the curb for recycling. The City of Hamilton will be collecting real Christmas trees during the weeks of January 7 and 14. […]
Importance of Snow Removal for Business Owners
With the trees almost bare and the temperature steadily dropping you can be sure snow is soon to follow. While a white Christmas is usually on everyone’s wish list, being prepared for harsh Ontario winters is a necessity for business owners. Safety Whether your business is an office building, restaurant, or storefront, owners understand the […]
Fall Garden Clean-Up Tips
Fall Garden Clean-Up Tips Uncover Your Beds Rake out fallen leaves and weeds from your lawn and garden beds. Covered beds provide a warm home for pests in the winter and create an optimum environment to grow bacteria, fungi, and insect eggs. Clean Your Gutters Use a garden trowel and hose to help you clear out […]