Category Archives: Landscaping

Protect your Fall Landscaping

With temperatures cooling off and fall festivities scheduled to take place throughout the Black Hills, it's time to start preparing your lawn for the season. Contrary to popular belief, early fall is the perfect time to plant trees and shrubs.¬†Fall rainstorms and cool weather can help these plants grow and stretch without the harsh summer…
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How to winterize your sprinkler system

Winter has come early in the Black Hills. With our latest snow storm, we are urging homeowners to take the correct steps to winterize their sprinkler systems. Taking care of your sprinkler system prevents cracked pipes, ruined seals and broken valves. Whether your sprinkler system is old or brand new, the steps to winterize remain…
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Summer Landscaping Ideas

Ah, summer time. Long days and warm nights. Summer is the perfect time to give your backyard a spruce. Below is a list of our favorite summer landscaping ideas for 2018. Enlarge your outdoor living space: If you're tired of mowing a large yard or simply want a bigger area to entertain and relax on…
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Spring Vegetables to Plant

While summer months seem like the obvious time to plant vegetables and fruit, there are several cool season spring vegetables that can be started now, producing beautiful veggies ready for your summer dishes. Since spring in South Dakota often means drastic weather changes, we suggest planning your cool season veggies in pots. On warm days,…
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