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Tips on Landscaping and Lawn Maintenance

Landscaping is referred to as the act of modifying the visible features of a section of land, and it can also be called grounds keeping. These features include; natural elements like elevation, terrain shapes and land forms or water bodies and living elements like fauna or flora, in one word we call it gardening. The art of growing plants for the purpose of beauty on a landscape is known as gardening. Lightening conditions and weather are abstract elements which are part of the features. Landscape maintenance is the activity of keeping an area clean, safe, attractive and healthy and it is done mostly in institutional settings, parks, gardens, estates and yards.

With the right tools, knowledge, physical exertion, skills and supplies, a good groundskeeper can be able to plan an annual table for planting and harvesting, gardening, lawn care, fertilizing and periodic weeding, snow removal, path and driveway maintenance, topiary, fencing, lighting, runoff drainage, irrigation, swimming pool care and other jobs for improving and protecting the plants, garden accessories and topsoil. Local animals like reptiles, birds, rodents, insects, domestic animals and pets have to be dealt with the groundskeeper by inventing ways of attracting or repelling whichever is desired. A koi pond can be put in a garden if the garden is to be designed to contain exotic animals. When it comes to large areas, a groundskeeper is required to maintain and provide for the wild animals’ habitat.

Maintaining an area planted with grass or clover in some other cases is basically known as lawn maintenance which is also similar to landscaping. Species of grass is what is contained in a lawn, and particular activities are usually done to maintain its green color and mowed after a period of time so that it can maintain a uniform level. Establishment and care of seasonal lawn varies because it is affected by the type of grass grown and the climate zone.

Seeding can be done early autumn, early summer and spring but before commencing aerate to allow the turf to be thicker and the roots to go deeper. Some may go for another way called turfing which can provide an instant lawn. In most temperate climates and in any season you will not have any problems going with the turfing method. Regular cutting of the grass or allowing animal grazing are ways used to maintain a rough lawn. When it is hot or in rainy seasons or regions that have hardiness zones, lawns need to be maintained twice a week.

You do studies and observations while doing a construction job because the landscape is different everywhere. Same case applies to landscaping or lawn maintenance, if it’s being done for the first time understanding the site is very vital for a successful outcome.

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