As the fall season approaches, people across the country will begin preparing their lawns for the cooler temperatures. For many this is as simple a task as raking the newly fallen leaves and keeping the grass mowed. However, there are several steps that any average homeowner can take this fall to make sure their lawn is adequately prepared for the coming winter season. These tips work for every lawn, in almost every climate — whether you fall into the do-it-yourself category of lawn maintenance or if you have a professional lawn care service provider.

Pruning and Trimming

Pruning and trimming your trees and shrubs is a good habit to adopt year round. It keeps the plants looking their best while also maintaining their health and…



Source by Perry Boylan