We are deeply saddened by the loss of Allan Sinclair, a long-time member of the Lawrence Park team. Allan passed away suddenly while at home; he was in his garden doing the work that he loved. Allan was a valued member of Lawrence Park’s landscape design team since 2006, and wore many hats with equal … Continue reading Allan Sinclair – In Memoriam
Craig Hutchinson, President of Lawrence Park Complete Garden Care, recently contributed an article to Neighbours of Lawrence Park South Magazine about choosing a landscape designer. Here’s his article as it appears. With the warmer weather upon us, homeowners begin to take the opportunity to relax, play, and entertain family and friends outdoors. It also gives … Continue reading It’s All in the Plan: Choosing a Landscape Designer
Here’s what happens during your spring sprinkler activation service from Lawrence Park Complete Garden Care. 1. Make sure the soil isn’t frozen In early spring, when the sun is shining and temperatures are warming up during the day, the ground may seem thawed out. However, it’s entirely possible the soil under your grass is still frozen. … Continue reading Seasonal Irrigation Adjustments Your System Needs
Of course, you want the outside of your home to look its best. Landscape design experts can make that happen for you. Landscape design and construction can be intimidating and time-consuming. If this is the year you invest in front yard or backyard landscaping, here’s why you should use a landscape designer for your project. Landscape … Continue reading Thinking of Using a Landscape Designer? Here’s Why You Should.
Now that spring is here, it’s time to get your landscaping looking its best. Not sure where to start? First, take a look at the infographic on the left of three important landscape chores which should be done right away (click on the image to view it in full size). Then, contact Lawrence Park Complete … Continue reading Three Important Landscape Chores to Have Us do for You this Spring
In January, Landscape Ontario held their annual Congress. This is where landscape designers, builders and service providers get together to network and help grow the landscaping business in Ontario. There’s also an awards ceremony. And this year, Lawrence Park Complete Garden Care won prestigious Awards of Excellence in the Construction and Maintenance category. Click on … Continue reading We’re Landscape Ontario Award Winners…Again!
Now is the perfect time to get an early jump on spring garden care by planting some fall bulbs so that we can enjoy their display in the spring. Two wonderful bulbs plant in autumn are daffodils and alliums. Here’s why: Daffodils They need to be planted in the fall so that they have the time … Continue reading Bulbs to Plant in Fall for a Spring Bloom
Having a great looking lawn and garden can enhance the look and value of any home. A beautifully maintained outdoor space will have you being the envy of all of your friends and neighbours. However, taking the time to water your plants and lawn on a consistent, planned schedule can be difficult. That’s where a great … Continue reading How a Good Sprinkler System Benefits You
You may have heard that since 2006, the bee population has dropped considerably and they are in danger of becoming extinct. What you may not be aware of however, is the critical role bees play in you daily life. The following information will help you understand the importance of bees and why you should encourage … Continue reading Why You Should Encourage Bees and Not Chase Them Off
Hard Working Systems Automated lawn irrigation is one of the best investments you can make in your landscape design, both for aesthetics and for your lifestyle. Sprinkler systems provide the most efficient watering of your lawn and garden, reducing wastage and lowering your bills by conserving water. They also ensure your garden is never over watered -causing standing … Continue reading Why Your Sprinklers Need Summer Check-Up