Stay Safe this Quarantine-O-Ween: 8 IDEAS for a Safe Halloween

Halloween is such a fun time of the year. It marks the welcoming of the holiday season, a change in seasons (even for us San Diegans), and a ton of fun for the kids in our families! We all have children, or nieces and nephews, or friends who have kids and this Halloween is likely

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6 Laws of Choosing a Landscape Company

Selecting a partner to service the various needs of your community or property is a huge responsibility and could be LIFE YOUR DEATH. There are financial risks as well as the headaches that come from having to micromanage your service provider. In this brief article we want to help you by providing some “laws” of

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Performance-Based Vs Hours-Based Contracts

As budget season draws to a close you have or will likely be reviewing contracts for a variety of services at your property or community. As a landscaping contractor we work with property managers, board members, and property owners every single week as we negotiate new contracts for our clients. One of the questions that

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All Inclusive Plant Healthcare Plan

Just like you and me, plants require certain elements to thrive and grow. Clearly you know the problems that come with lack of water, leaves curl, plants turn brown, roots wither. Did you know that giving a plant too much water can produce similar leaf curl and is very likely to produce mold or root

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Quarantine Recipes: Become your own Chef

For those of us sheltering in place, we have learned a “new normal”. If you are already an exquisite chef extraordinaire (as you can see I’ve been reading a lot of Fancy Nancy books to my kids), then this post is NOT for you. I am a very BASIC eater, and cooker. Left up to

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A Covid-19 Update

No doubt you are exhausted with all the communications about Covid-19. The novel corona virus has done a number on the economy, our emotions, and certainly many of our health. On the flip side, business is learning how to “reboot” with work from home policies and video conferencing (among many other things), families are coming

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Hand Sanitize! How to make your OWN!

I went to Walmart yesterday, 30 minutes after I called and they told me they had just received a new delivery of hand sanitize and cleaning products. 30 minutes. Gone. All gone. So here is a recipe you can use at home! CDC recipe for homemade hand sanitizer: 3/4 cup isopropyl alcohol 1/4 cup Aloe Vera

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