Every year there are heart-wrenching stories across the country of people who were injured or killed by falling trees and branches. Most of the time these trees were weakened or damaged by storms. Though less devastating than injury or death, fallen trees and limbs can also damage (or even destroy) homes and property.read more
It’s always great to have options. But sometimes when we have too many of them, it can feel a bit overwhelming. It’s a phenomenon that researchers have aptly named “choice overload” and it can make you feel stressed out when coming to a decision.
If you’re experiencing choice overload while trying to choose a lawn care service then you may have thought about turning to a third party website to choose the best service for you. However, hiring a lawn care company shouldn't be so complicated.read more
Are you confused about limestone (or lime, as it is often referred to) and whether or not your lawn needs it? If you are, then you’re not alone. We get a lot of questions about limestone from Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, PA homeowners who don’t understand why it’s needed or how it works.read more
Whether you’re a first-time homeowner or you just moved to a different home in Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA, you may have a lot of questions when it comes to caring for your lawn. In fact, you might even be worried that your lack of knowledge could end up costing you money—or results—if you make mistakes.read more
As a former social worker for child services and a former police officer—not to mention an active member of the military—there’s no question that Dylan Degroat has dedicated his life to service. If you ask him, he’d be humble and say it’s nothing special but the truth is, he is a natural born “helper.”
While his former career path was rewarding, it also came with an enormous dose of stress. So, when Degroat decided he wanted to pursue a career that would keep his blood pressure in check, while still having the opportunity to be of service to others, coming to work for Joshua Tree as a lawn care technician made perfect sense.read more
Crabgrass and other weeds can wreak havoc on your lawn. These opportunistic weeds require very little nurturing to thrive and they can quickly take over an entire lawn in very little time.
If you forgot to treat your lawn in the spring and throughout summer or fall you realize that weeds have truly taken over, you might be wondering is it too late? You’re thinking about getting rid of crabgrass in the summer or fall, but you don’t know if it’s even possible.read more
If your lawn has dead, bare, or thin spots, then you’re already aware that you need seeding. While you know that your end goal is a healthy green lawn, you might be wondering about the best way to achieve it. After all, there are quite a few lawn seeding methods out there and you likely want to know which one is best for your Allentown, Bethlehem, or Easton, PA property.
We understand that lawn maintenance can be confusing. There are so many options and the last thing you want to do is spend money on a method that’s not going to work or might be more than you really need for success.read more
You want the peace of mind that your trees are going to live to a ripe, old age, giving you many more years of enjoyment. After all, your trees are a vital part of your landscape. Not only do they add aesthetic appeal to your property, but they also provide functional value by offering shade or a peaceful place to hang out in the yard.
That’s why concerns over tree diseases in Pennsylvania might have you worried. Whether you already suspect your tree might have a disease because its leaves are turning colors or falling off, or you’re just being proactive about protecting it from a future problem, you don’t want to feel as though you have to become a tree expert just to keep your tree safe.read more
Trees are such a valuable component of your landscape that you don’t want to see anything happen to them. But if you’ve noticed your tree has spots on its leaves or that maybe even the leaves are falling off the tree, then you may be worried your tree has something wrong with it. You’re concerned that you may lose one or more of your trees and are wondering if there is anything you can do to save them—or at least prevent the problem from happening in the future.read more
A beautiful, lush, green lawn is important to you. But you may have wondered if you have to use chemicals to achieve it. You may have some concerns and want to feel confident that you’re doing the right thing.read more