Topic: landscaping

Video: Considerations for Hiring a Landscaping Company

SAN RAFAEL – Host, Sarah Rutan: When choosing a company to maintain your landscape, there are some important things you should look for. Today we’re in San Rafael with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Scott Reilly of Reilly Designs to learn more. Diamond…Read More

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How to Identify a Qualified Landscaping Company

SAN RAFAEL – When hiring a landscaping company to maintain your property, one trait you should look for is strong industry expertise, particularly in the realm of horticulture. For example, a knowledgeable professional should be able to identify the majority of…Read More

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Video: Dealing with Lawn Grubs

CONCORD − Host, Sarah Rutan: If you’re having a problem with raccoons tearing up your lawn, you may not realize the true root of the issue. To learn more, we’re in Concord with B.J. Walker of Gingrich Horticulture Service, speaking on behalf of…Read More

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Video: Tree Selection

CONCORD − Host, Sarah Rutan: When selecting a new tree to install on your property, there are some important things you should look for. Today we’re in Concord with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor John Gingrich of Gingrich Horticulture Services to learn more. Diamond…Read More

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Video: Benefits of Bark Mulch

LIVERMORE – Host, Sarah Rutan: If you’re looking for an economical way to improve your garden’s looks and performance, consider the benefits of bark mulch. Today we’re in Livermore with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor Rich Kerri of Kerri Landscape Services to learn…Read More

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The Benefits of Bark Mulch

LIVERMORE – If you’re looking for an economical way to improve the look and performance of your garden or landscape, consider adding a new layer of bark mulch. Bark mulch offers several functional benefits, including: Water retention Mulch decreases evaporation, which…Read More

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Video: Proper Tree Planting Procedure

CONCORD − Host, Sarah Rutan: When installing a new tree on your property, knowing the proper procedure can help ensure a healthy acclimation. Today we’re in Concord with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor John Gingrich of Gingrich Horticulture Service to learn more. Diamond Certified…Read More

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How to Plant a Tree

CONCORD − Planting a new tree on your property may seem like a simple task: dig a hole, put in the tree and refill the hole. However, to ensure a healthy transplant, it’s important to know some of the nuances involved in…Read More

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Video: Plant Selection

CONCORD − Host, Sarah Rutan: When selecting new plants from a nursery, one factor you should take into account is their pre-installation size. Today we’re in Concord with Diamond Certified Expert Contributor John Gingrich of Gingrich Horticulture Service to learn more. Diamond Certified…Read More

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A Consideration for Plant Selection

CONCORD − Consumers have a tendency to think bigger is better, and this is no exception when it comes to shopping for plants at a nursery. That’s why, when selecting among plants of a similar species, most people are likely to assume…Read More

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