Meet Brian Gillette: Building a Pest Control Service Upon Experience, Passion, and Intentionality

Wednesday, February 19, 2020

The addition of pest control services for Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, PA was a natural addition to the lawn care and tree services we already offer here at Joshua Tree. After all, it has always been our mission to help homeowners be able to get the most out of their properties and we recognize that getting rid of unwanted pests is an important part of that.

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How to Get Rid of Mosquitoes in Your Yard: Tips for Annoyed & Concerned Lehigh Valley Homeowners

Monday, February 17, 2020

When you imagine spending time outside, you probably picture relaxing and enjoying your time to the fullest. Maybe you have guests over or your kids are playing in the yard. Perhaps, you’re just trying to enjoy an outdoor meal. No matter what the case may be, the last thing that you want is mosquitoes ruining your time.

Mosquitoes may be small, but they have the power to be a big nuisance when they're hanging around your property. Not only is it annoying to constantly be swatting at these pests but you probably know that mosquitoes pose a threat since they can carry dangerous diseases.

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How to Get Rid of Ants: Tips for Homeowners in Allentown, Bethlehem, & Easton, PA

Thursday, February 13, 2020

Have you spotted ants in or around your home? Perhaps you aren’t currently seeing any, but you know you’ve had a problem with ants in the past. Although ants are recognized as valuable helpers in the outdoor world, they’re a nuisance when they wind up indoors. Unfortunately, because ants tend to forage for food as a group, when one enters your home, you can be sure that many more will follow and it can quickly get out of hand.

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Joshua Tree Adds Pest Control Services for Allentown, Bethlehem, Easton, PA & Surrounding Areas

Monday, February 10, 2020

Helping people to be able to fully enjoy their outdoor spaces has always been the primary goal of the work performed by Joshua Tree. Though we started out as a tree service company, we eventually expanded into lawn care for this very purpose. Homeowners were requesting these additional services and expressing that it would allow them to get the most from their outdoor areas. 

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10 Tips for a Spectacular Lehigh Valley Lawn

Wednesday, February 05, 2020

Does the path to an awesome-looking lawn feel like it eludes you? Maybe you even feel as though you’re doing everything you’re supposed to, but you still don’t have the lawn that you really desire. 

The truth is, lawn care is complicated and there’s a lot involved in achieving that truly spectacular lawn that you’re envisioning. A lot of homeowners in the Lehigh Valley assume that as long as they’re fertilizing and maybe watering their lawn from time to time, that they’re doing everything they should. 

But it’s more complex than that.

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Snow Bent & Ice Damaged Trees and Shrubs: Prevention Tips, Remedies & Essential Info

Tuesday, January 07, 2020

The Lehigh Valley averages around 30 inches of snow each season. Unfortunately, the heavy and wet snowfall that this region is notorious for can be quite damaging to the trees and shrubs on homeowners’ properties. 

Snow that is left sitting on shrubs can make them misshapen and unsightly. And heavy snow or ice on trees can cause limbs to break or also affect the overall aesthetic shape and appearance of the tree. 

It can be frustrating after a long winter for homeowners to see a messy landscape as a result of snow and ice covered trees and shrubs.

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Tree Inspection: How Often, How it's Done, Cost, & More Tips for Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA

Tuesday, December 17, 2019

Trees are such an important part of your property. They offer you shade, screening, and beauty. Plus, they often have sentimental value and they do essential work for the environment by absorbing carbon dioxide from the atmosphere. You may not know that trees can also make the air cleaner by trapping and holding dust particles! For that reason, each tree in your landscape contributes to improved air quality to the air you are breathing.

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Does Lawn Spraying Work if My Neighbor Has Weeds? Tips & Expectations for Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, PA Homeowners

Wednesday, November 13, 2019

As someone who cares about their lawn and is looking for great results (and may even be considering hiring a pro to achieve them), it can be frustrating when a neighbor doesn’t take care of their yard. 

Not only do you have to look at your neighbor’s weeds creating an eyesore, but you might be worried whether their neglect will impact your results. If you’re going to hire a professional lawn care service in Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA, the last thing that you want is to be stuck fighting an unwinnable battle against your neighbor’s weeds.

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Beware of these Lawn Care Scams: Tips for Wise Homeowners in Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, PA

Wednesday, October 16, 2019

There’s nothing worse than feeling like you’ve been duped. Nobody likes marketing gimmicks or scams that make them feel “tricked” into buying a product or service. It’s frustrating, even demeaning when you’re taken advantage of in this way.

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Will a Shrub or Tree Fungus Treatment Really Help? Realistic Expectations & Pro Tips for Concerned Homeowners

Wednesday, September 25, 2019

If you are experiencing problems with your trees or shrubs on your Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA property, then you might be wondering if they have a disease. Shrub and Tree diseases, often resulting from certain fungi, can be aggressive and can quickly run rampant. 

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