Summertime means grilling season is here, and families are prepping their yards for barbecues and garden parties. As you hose down the patio furniture and sweep off the deck, you will probably be greeted by another beacon of warm weather outdoor time: Mosquitoes. These blood-thirsty insects are an inevitable burden. When mosquitoes are eating you…
There are few things as sad as seeing a tree that got off to a bad start because of improper planting. Here at Giroud, we’ve seen some pretty rough tree planting fails! Check out these examples below and learn how you can avoid making the same mistakes on your property.
If you’re a pet owner, you may have questions about whether a lawn care program is safe. Reading the ingredient list in herbicides and fertilizers can be confusing and overwhelming! We spoke with Matt Giroud, Director of Field Operations and Dog-Dad of Maya, a 7 year old rescue pup, to see what he has to…
Arbor Day is a great time to plant a new tree! In this article, we share 5 steps you can follow to ensure your young new tree has a healthy head start!
It’s no secret that we love trees here at Giroud, so Arbor Day is a special day for us! Here are 10 ways you can celebrate Arbor Day, including some COVID safe options!
Earth Day is Thursday, April 22, and it’s a great day to join in the fight against Spotted Lanternfly! This invasive species is causing a lot of damage here in the United States. Read on to learn why it’s important to fight back and what you can do to help out this Earth Day!
Spring is here! Along with the sunshine and great weather, tree worms, caterpillars, and other insects are hatching. They’re ready to eat, and if you’re not on the lookout, your tree might become a snack! Read on to learn what you can do about these bugs.
Knowing when to fertilize your lawn can be a mystery if you don’t know what you’re doing. Whether you’re calling in the experts or doing it yourself, we’re sharing tips for the best time to fertilize a lawn so you can have a healthy and happy grass-growing season!