California Lessons for Spring Planting

California Lessons for Spring Planting

The Vagaries of Mother Nature Cannot be Regulated. Outdoor Power Equipment Institute Urges Smarter Spring Landscaping Choices. Across the nation, many regions are finding spring is arriving ahead of schedule. As homeowners and gardeners grapple with what, when and...
Home Habitat. Why Do We Need Yards, Anyway?

Home Habitat. Why Do We Need Yards, Anyway?

The American yard has been getting a bad rap recently, especially in California where the drought is serious business. Californians have been told to reduce water consumption by 25 percent and could face fines of up to $10,000 per day for wasting water. The...
Grass Gratitude: Seven Reasons Why Our Grass Is Awesome

Grass Gratitude: Seven Reasons Why Our Grass Is Awesome

You may not have thought about it before, but did you know that the grass beneath your feet offers amazing benefits for your family and community? The Outdoor Power Equipment Institute shares seven reasons to thank your lucky stars that grass is part of our living...
Landscapes & Home Investment

Landscapes & Home Investment

Buying or selling a home? Landscaping contributes to your home’s worth, as well as your family’s well-being. Your yard is the first impression of your home that potential buyers will see. Beautiful landscaping can increase home value by as much as 17 percent. In a...