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Why You Need to Think About Your Lawn Now

You might not think the middle of January is the time to start thinking about your lawn, but it is! Giroud Lawn Care Manager, Jason Lines, shares why it is so important to sign up for your Lawn Care Program now, and what else you can do in winter to help your grass get a…

January 22, 2021
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How Winter Weather Affects Your Trees
Even if we have a winter with little snow accumulation, damage caused by rapid fluctuation in temperatures and high winds can cause serious problems for your trees and shrubs. Unfortunately, many homeowners don’t see the early signs of these hidden dangers, and that can result in catastrophic issues later on. There are some warnings you...
January 20, 2021
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“I Need a Better Backyard”… and other things I learned during Quarantine

The COVID-19 pandemic has certainly been an eye-opening experience. Last spring, we were all thrust into a world of panic and isolation, and we had to make adjustments to our daily lives. I’ve learned a lot of lessons these past 9 months. While some were difficult to absorb, others have surprisingly changed how I manage…

January 8, 2021
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What Destroys Spotted Lanternfly Eggs Besides Hand Sanitizer?

Now during winter is a great time to scrape and destroy Spotted Lanternfly Egg Masses. It’s best to destroy the eggs in hand sanitizer, but that stuff is a precious commodity during the COVID-19 Pandemic! Here are some other ways to destroy egg masses effectively.

December 18, 2020
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Tick Season Isn’t Over –Caution Still Needed

You might think it’s safe to stop worrying about ticks in winter. Not true!  You still need to be vigilant to protect your family and pets from illnesses spread by ticks.  

December 11, 2020
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Check Your Christmas Tree for Spotted Lanternfly Egg Masses
Egg Masses are laid in rows and covered with a clay-like secretion. Finding the perfect Christmas trees is one of the highlights of the holiday season. However, with the recent invasion of the Spotted Lanternfly, many Pennsylvanians are left wondering if they should be hesitant about bringing a possible tainted topiary into their home! Is there...
December 4, 2020
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Real Versus Artificial Christmas Trees- What’s Best for Your Family?
There is a lot to consider when deciding whether a real or artificial christmas tree is best for your family. The hustle and bustle of the holiday season is fully underway, and your family might be heading out this weekend to pick out the perfect Christmas tree. In the decades-long battle of real versus artificial Christmas...
December 3, 2020
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Tips to Keep Your Home and Family Safe This Holiday Season

The holidays are a busy time of year, so it’s easy to get distracted. However, between all the shopping, baking, and merriment, it’s important to be aware of any issues that can result in big problems for your family and home. Not to worry! The experts at Giroud Tree and Lawn your checklist to make…

December 2, 2020
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Fire Prevention-Trim Trees Away from Chimneys

It’s time to get the home fires burning. Before you light your fireplace, step outside and check your trees. Trimming back branches from your chimney is an important step in fire prevention!

November 24, 2020
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Should You Cable Your Tree?

When it comes to property damage from falling trees, our Giroud Arborists often come across disasters that could have been prevented. One of the best ways to make sure your trees don’t crack and split is with cabling. Read on to see how one homeowner in Ivyland worked with Giroud to take preventative measures to…

November 5, 2020
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