Find out how land grading can help upgrade your property and increase its value. Learn more about the process, what it involves and how you can get started today!
Find out how land grading can help upgrade your property and increase its value. Learn more about the process, what it involves and how you can get started today!
When it comes to choosing a drainage solution for your home, you may consider a dry well or a French drain depending on your needs. Learn more here!
Learn expert tips from J Bird's Landscaping on how to remove standing water from your lawn. Discover the causes of water pooling and practical solutions to maintain a healthy, beautiful yard.
Looking for the best plants to incorporate into your retaining wall? We have you covered with this helpful guide on low-maintenance plants!
Learn how to create a beautiful and eco-friendly rain garden for your Pittsburgh home from J Bird's Landscaping. Start your sustainable landscaping journey today!
Get your retaining walls built by professionals! Learn about the different materials used to construct strong, long-lasting retaining walls in Pittsburgh.
Interior waterproofing is done when you're building your home, while exterior waterproofing is a process that is done after your home is built. Find out the difference between the two and which one is right for you.
Land grading can improve your yard, giving you more space to your space. Learn all the benefits of land grading from the experts!
October is a great time to get your garden looking great and prepare it for a beautiful spring bloom! At J Bird?s Landscaping, we?ve put together a guide on our top gardening tips for the fall season. Split your Perrenials Every few years, your perennials can benefit from being divided. If they become overgrown, they [?] The post October Gardening Tips first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Your backyard is a versatile space with lots of potential! If you?re gazing out on a grassy lawn, it?s time to make a change. You can make a few smart additions and enhancements to transform your backyard into a fun usable living space! Install a Patio or Deck When you install a patio or deck, [?] The post Ways to Improve Your Backyard first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Which Grass Should I Choose? If you want a green, healthy lawn that can withstand the weather of Pittsburgh, J Bird?s Landscaping has the tips you need! There are several varieties of grass, but only some are suitable for Pittsburgh, including: Kentucky Bluegrass When you think of turfgrass, you likely picture Kentucky bluegrass. This grass [?] The post Best Grass for Pittsburgh Lawns first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Tips for Getting Rid of Standing Water Standing water is not only an annoyance, but it?s also a threat to the structural integrity of your home, your health, and your lawn. At J Bird?s Landscaping, we?ve put together a guide to help you get rid of standing water and protect your home and your family. [?] The post How Can I Get Rid of Standing Water? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Solutions for Mushrooms in Your Yard With the right mix of moisture, shade, and rich organic matter in our lawn?s soil, you may start to notice mushrooms cropping up. Mushrooms are a type of fungi or the reproductive part of fungi that live within the soil of your lawn. In many cases, fungi will stay [?] The post Why Are Mushrooms Growing in My Yard? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Reasons for a Wet Yard If you?ve noticed that your lawn always seems wet or frequently has standing water, you may be wondering what is causing this issue. A wet lawn is a major inconvenience, with mud constantly being tracked into your home and your lawnmower always being clogged with wet grass. A wet lawn [?] The post Why is my Yard Always Wet? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
If you?ve been having issues with your yard or garden flooding, you may be wondering what you can do to stop it. You may have considered adding a retaining wall to your landscape. While they don?t stop water from flowing, they can be used to help divert water away from your home and garden to [?] The post Does a Retaining Wall Stop Water? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
How to Make the Soil Easier to Work With When it comes to excavating in the wintertime, it?s essential to understand that the soil will not be hard as a rock for most of the season. Even if temperatures get below freezing during the evening, the sun will come out during the day and warm [?] The post Advice for Winter Excavation and Digging first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Should I Start My Excavation Project in the Winter? If you have a project that requires excavation, you may be wondering, with winter approaching, whether excavation services are available. While it may seem like a great time to book your excavation services, you need to make sure it is a feasible project. For many excavation [?] The post Should I Start My Excavation Project in the Winter? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Reasons You?ll Need a Retaining Wall Keeping your home and landscape beautiful is critical. You?ve invested a lot of time and money in your home?s appearance, and with a retaining wall, there are several ways you can protect that investment. You may consider installing a retaining wall if: You have rainwater issues. If you are [?] The post When Should You Build a Retaining Wall? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
What are Trench Digging Services? Trenches are long and narrow holes with varying depths and are dug for a variety of purposes, including: Utility lines Foundation footings Water pipes Sewage pipes Drainage pipes French drains Prior to employing a trench digging service for utilities, be sure to contact your utility company or city. Oftentimes they [?] The post A Guide to Excavation Services first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
As the weather warms up, you?ll be spending more time outside with family friends. Consider these ideas for upping the beauty and fun of your outdoor living space! Refresh Your Lawn and Landscape Spring is a great time to refresh your lawn and landscape with new blooms and other plants to add a special touch [?] The post Upgrades to Improve Your Yard first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Why Should I Level my Yard? A large flat yard with a relaxing outdoor living space and full of fresh blooms is something that many homeowners dream of, not a landscape that is full of hills and puddling water. If your landscape and yard are not what you pictured and you are struggling with water [?] The post How Leveling Your Yard Prevents Water Damage first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Signs You Need to Regrade Your Yard When looking out at your yard, you may notice that some of your yard is uneven and has probably been like that since you moved in. If your yard is not graded properly, it can lead to destroyed gardens, trees, grasses, and can also damage your home. Uneven [?] The post Do I Need to Regrade My Yard? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Guide for Retaining Wall Preparation If your yard contains dips, incline, or slopes, you may be considering having a retaining wall installed to prevent erosion, collapse or to help make your land more useable. Retaining walls can also be used to create tiered gardens or a raised seating area to enhance your outdoor space. If [?] The post Preparing for a Retaining Wall first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
In some cases, prior to beginning your landscaping project, the area may need to be graded. Land grading is a process where the surface is leveled. Dirt from the higher area is moved into the lower areas. This creates a level surface to serve as the foundation for your landscaping project. In some cases, you [?] The post What is Land Grading? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Do I Need a Retaining Wall? You?ve invested a lot of time, effort, and money into keeping your home and landscape beautiful. To protect this investment, it is important to preserve the health of your home, which relies on the layout and the design of your land surrounding it. At J Bird?s Landscaping, we offer [?] The post Reasons You?ll Need a Retaining Wall first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Tips for Flooding Yards Flooding yards are a common issue for many Pittsburgh homeowners. If your yard looks like a swamp after a rainstorm, this is a sign that you have drainage issues that need to be fixed as soon as possible. Standing water can kill your grass, leak into your home through your foundation, [?] The post My Yard Keeps Flooding first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Best Parts of Having a Retaining Wall Retaining walls serve as a popular landscaping tool and offer homeowners a variety of benefits. From seating to enhancing curb appeal, retaining walls open a world of possibilities! With the experienced team at J Birds Landscaping, homeowners can utilize retaining walls at their South Hills area homes in [?] The post Benefits of Retaining Walls first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Tips for Overseeding this Fall The cooler nights, paired with mild, shorter days common in the fall season, make for the perfect time to overseed your lawn and repair any thin or bare areas of grass. These conditions are perfect for seed germinations, allow grass seed to better maintain moisture. The lower temperatures also allow [?] The post Start Overseeding This Fall! first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
During hot, humid summer days in Pittsburgh, your lawn may not be getting enough water to grow full and green. At J Bird?s Landscaping, we have provided you with a few tips to help you make sure your dry yard is getting enough water. Why is my Lawn Dry? If you are noticing dry spots [?] The post How to Fix a Dry Yard first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Updating Your Outdoor Landscaping With the weather in Pittsburgh warming up, you?ll be spending more time outside at home with friends and family. To get the most out of your landscape, the team at J Bird?s Landscaping, your lawn care experts in South Hills, has put together a few creative landscaping ideas to impress. Add [?] The post Popular Outdoor Landscaping Ideas first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
French Drains: How Do They Work? Having issues with water in your crawl space? Then a French drain may be the solution you need to keep water out of your home. While an expert can tell you if you need a French drain or not, there are some signs you can look for yourself to [?] The post When Do I need a French Drain? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
You Expert Guide to Seed Planting Starting seeds at the right time is crucial to ensure your plants thrive during the growing season. To begin, it is important to start your seed indoors to ensure that your crops get a head start on the growing season. This also gives them the chance to grow in [?] The post When Should I Start Planting Seeds? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Pittsburgh Winter Lawn Care While the bulk of landscaping work is in the summer and fall, there are a few ways you can landscape and prepare your lawn for the winter season. By properly maintaining and preparing your lawn for winter, you can encourage new growth for a healthy green lawn come springtime. Prepare Your [?] The post Can You Landscape in the Winter? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Best Times to Dethatch Your Lawn The best time of year to dethatch your lawn relies heavily on the type of grass you have. Warm-season grasses such as St. Augustine, Bermuda, Bahia should be typically be dethatched in the late spring to early summer. Cold-season grasses, such as Kentucky bluegrass, rough bluegrass, and fescue should [?] The post Do I Dethatch My Lawn in the Spring? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
How Winter Impacts Your Sprinkler System With winter just around the corner in Pittsburgh, it?s time to begin preparing your lawn for the cold and snow. With icy roads and slippery sidewalks, winter brings a variety of hazards along with it, including threats to the health of your lawn. Snow mold is a common culprit, [?] The post How To Prepare Your Sprinklers for Winter first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Don?t Make These Mistakes the Winter As the fall weather begins, it is essential to prepare your lawn for the winter season to come. While preparing your yard to brave the cold, there are a few mistakes that homeowners should avoid for a healthier lawn. Whether you plan to hire South Hills landscapers, or you [?] The post Common Winter Landscaping Mistakes first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Overseeding Your Lawn With the fall season on its way, it is essential to begin your fall lawn care plan to ensure your lawn remains strong and healthy throughout the colder months. Seeding your lawn is one of the most crucial parts of your lawn care. South hills homeowners should overseed their lawn in September [?] The post Reasons to Overseed Your Lawn first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Your Guide to Retaining Wall Landscaping Retaining walls are used to hold back the soil along slopes using either tiers or at the base of a hill. This type of wall is placed where dirt as been cut away to level a building surface or install a driveway. Rather than having just a plain wall [?] The post How to Landscape Your Retaining Wall first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
The best way to keep your lawn looking lush and green is to choose the right type of grass for the Pittsburgh climate and your unique lifestyle. Serving as your lawn care experts in South Hills, J Bird?s Landscaping has put together a list of the best grasses for your Pittsburgh lawn. Grasses that Can [?] The post Different Grasses for Your Lawn first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Your Pittsburgh Mulch Guide Mulch can make a significant difference in the look of your landscape. With a variety of mulches in various colors out there, it can be challenging to decide what type of mulch will work best for your landscaping. South Hills homeowners and those in surrounding areas can rely on the expertise [?] The post J Bird?s Mulch Guide first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Avoiding Rain Damage in Your Yard As spring rolls into Pittsburgh, so does the rain. Rainfall is great for keeping your lawn and landscape green and lush, but excessive rain can ruin your landscape and cause extensive and expensive damage that can lead to lengthy repairs and restoration to bring your landscape back to normal. [?] The post Protecting Your Landscape from Rain first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Garden and Landscape tips for your South Hills Pittsburgh home. Just as cutting down on clutter is trending for your 2019 interior, creating a simple, yet cozy, landscape is the top choice for homeowners this spring. Let?s face it; most of us are far too busy to maintain a massive landscape on our own. But [?] The post 2019 Landscaping Trends first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Landscaping in the South Hills Spring is just around the corner! And while March hangs on to February?s cooler temps, it?s a great time take inventory on what supplies you?ll need and what you?ll need to prepare, before you dive into springtime planting come April. It?s also the time to make a call to your [?] The post March Landscaping Guide first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Tips from your friendly South Hills landscape contractor It?s official Pittsburgh, we?re in the dead of winter! And while we?re months away from springtime, you may find yourself gazing out the living room window wondering what you can do with your front yard this coming spring. The winter is a great time to start envisioning [?] The post How to Plan Your Pittsburgh Landscape this Spring first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Lawn care tips from trusted South Hills landscapers During the colder months, residents won?t see much grass growth until the warmth returns in the spring. Once temperatures drop below 40 degrees Fahrenheit, perennial plants and grasses go dormant November through March. This doesn?t mean you have to give up on lawn care during the colder [?] The post Lawn Care for the Winter first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Tips for installing and winterizing a French drain in the Pittsburgh climate. If you live in the South Hills of Pittsburgh, you?ve probably had an incident with frozen pipes at least once in your life. While many home and business owners tend to think of preparing their interior pipes for the long winter, some may [?] The post French Drain Winter Care first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Pittsburgh?s guide to excavating your property. Whether you are building a new home in the South Hills, adding an addition or simply preparing your yard for a deck, excavation is one of the first steps in completing a home project. And while some projects may be small, others may require more equipment, time and manpower [?] The post How Much Does Residential Excavation Cost first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Gearing up for Pittsburgh?s cooler months. Preparing your lawn and yard for the winter months is something you can tackle in the fall. With smaller spans of daylight and overnight temperatures dipping below 50 degrees, you are likely starting to see your flowers dying off, leaves falling, and your grass?s growth being stunted by the [?] The post Fall Landscaping Tips first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Gardening ideas for the budding Pittsburgh green thumb When people think about gardening, many associates the planting season with spring. The early winter and early spring give growers plenty of time to grow seedlings, so they can be moved outside into the soil after the highly anticipated ?last frost?. In the springtime, plants require the [?] The post Tips for Planting in the Fall first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Resolving hillside erosion through hardscaping. Pittsburgh and it?s surround neighborhoods ? especially the South Hills ? have surely seen their fair share of rain this year. It seems like every day you hear about a neighbor?s retaining wall buckling, or worse, hillsides giving way to landslides. Retaining walls are used to add support to dirt [?] The post What Do Retaining Walls Do? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Outdoor Patios and Decks Pittsburgh Adding a deck or patio to your home is a wonderful way to expand your living space. Maybe your looking for a simple, yet relaxing area to lounge or is your dream to craft an outdoor oasis. When it comes to deciding whether to construct a deck or patio, it [?] The post Should I Choose an outdoor Deck or Patio? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Pittsburgh Sod Benefits If you are not pleased with your current lawn landscape, sodding may be the solution for you. Sodding your lawn can have many benefits, in addition to speeding up the growth process for your new lawn installation Pittsburgh. A sodded yard is a lawn that was started from a transplanted bed of existing grass instead of seeds. Sod is harvested from grass that is carefully treated [?] The post REASONS TO SOD YOUR LAWN first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Hardscaping in Pittsburgh It is often necessary to hardscape your yard before planning any soft landscaping design. But first, what exactly is hardscaping? Hardscaping refers to any hard materials such as stone, concrete, and wood that may be used to construct, driveways, walkways, retaining walls, and other such materials that alter the foundation of your [?] The post The Benefits of Hardscaping first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Spring Yard Improvement in Pittsburgh Spring is on the horizon. With the warmer weather ahead, you may be spring cleaning, spending more time outside, maybe even planning that summer vacation. But what do you do with the yard?? Oftentimes, we look so forward to the new season and what it will bring that we overlook [?] The post HOW TO IMPROVE YOUR YARD FOR SPRING first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Plan Your Pittsburgh Landscaping With spring comes a sense of newness and freshness. It?s a time to spring clean, reorganize, perhaps shop for some new clothes, and get your yard ready for those upcoming picnics, barbeques, and family gatherings. Entertaining outside is a popular pastime in the spring and summer months and is all the [?] The post Start Planning your Spring Landscaping Projects first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
French Drain Installation is imperative to protecting your home?s property from structural damage. When water soaks into concrete, it causes cracks and other substantial damage. The best way to prevent this potential harm to your home is by waterproofing its foundation. French drains offer an easy solution to water entering and ruining a home. French [?] The post BENEFITS OF FRENCH DRAIN INSTALLATION first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Do you have basement flooding? Cracked or uneven sidewalks? Water seepage destroying your walls? Drainage problems are a big issue for many homeowners. Leakage into the basement can cause structural damage and be expensive to repair. It can also ruin furniture, toys, clothes, appliances, and of course carpeting. Additionally, if left unattended, water in the [?] The post INSTALLING A FRENCH DRAIN DURING THE WINTER first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
7 Signs you have a drainage problem Catching draining problems early can save you loads of money later. By taking care of the problem before you have puddles in your basement, not to mention hundreds of dollars of damage, you?ll be spared not only the money, but a huge headache too. If you are not [?] The post 7 Signs you have a drainage problem first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
THE LATEST TRENDS IN HARDSCAPING The term ?hardscaping? refers to heavier elements in landscape design such as stones, rocks, patios, and waterfalls. The term ?softscaping? is used to describe those lighter elements such as soil, trees, plants, and flowerbeds. Hardscapes are comprised of nonliving materials then while softscapes are made up of living things. This [?] The post THE LATEST TRENDS IN HARDSCAPING first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
WHY SHOULD I INSTALL A FRENCH DRAIN? Have you ever had flooding in your yard? Or, does your basement fill up with water after a spring rain? If you have had these or other drainage problems on your property, J Birds Landscaping in Pittsburgh, can help you to make the decision to install a French [?] The post WHY SHOULD I INSTALL A FRENCH DRAIN? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
10 THINGS YOU MUST KNOW ABOUT RETAINING WALLS Retaining wall installation in the Pittsburgh area is our specialty here at J Bird?s Landscaping! Deciding on which retaining wall you will use due to the investment in money can take some time and much thought. We want you to make an informed decision! Here are 10 [?] The post 10 THINGS YOU MUST KNOW ABOUT RETAINING WALLS first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO INSTALL A FRENCH DRAIN? A French drain is a trench used to direct surface groundwater away from a certain area, installed either inside or outside of a structure. The trench uses perforated PVC piping, is filled with gravel or stone and then a layer of sod or dirt covers [?] The post HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO INSTALL A FRENCH DRAIN? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO INSTALL A FRENCH DRAIN? A French drain is a trench used to direct surface groundwater away from a certain area, installed either inside or outside of a structure. The trench uses perforated PVC piping, is filled with gravel or stone and then a layer of sod or dirt covers [?] The post How Much Does a French Drain Cost? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
USING A RETAINING WALL FOR CREATIVE LANDSCAPING Retaining walls are historically used to restrain the earth and prevent land from moving, a feat in engineering. The retaining walls of today are being used creatively in the modern design of the walls, and in the overall landscape picture of the space. Here is Pittsburgh, the professionals [?] The post USING A RETAINING WALL FOR CREATIVE LANDSCAPING first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
RETAINING WALL TRENDS Today, designers are using retaining walls as a feature on properties just as much as they do for functionality. Not only can a retaining wall help to keep the earth in place, they are beautiful and improve the overall look of your home and garden. At J Birds, we know a thing [?] The post RETAINING WALL TRENDS first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
J BIRDS LANDSCAPING and EXCAVATING SERVICES: What we can Do for YOU! J Birds Landscaping and Excavating Services has grown over the years from your local neighborhood grass cutter to your choice for Pittsburgh excavation services. We can do it all! We provide numerous services for our customers, from residential landscaping needs to commercial trucking [?] The post J BIRDS LANDSCAPING and EXCAVATING SERVICES: What we can Do for YOU! first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Do I Need a French Drain? A French drain is a slightly sloped trench, filled with round gravel and a pipe, which diverts water away from your building?s foundation, or other another area, such as a parking lot, by using the principle of gravity. It is not named after the country but after Henry French, [?] The post Do I Need a French Drain? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Boosting Property Value with Landscaping A new kitchen and a beautiful new interior may add property value immediately but, did you know that not only does a properly landscaped yard add value immediately, it continues to add value as the plants mature and grow bigger. Appliances go bad. Designs go out of style. Plants are [?] The post Boosting Property Value with Landscaping first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Hardscaping Ideas for your Backyard Retaining walls can change the look and feel of your landscape into a hardscape. At J Birds Landscape, we can help you decide which is the right retaining wall for your space. There are thousands of retaining wall ideas and we want you to know about a few of them [?] The post Hardscaping Ideas for your Backyard first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Looking for a Retaining Wall? Versa-Lok is the way to go! At J Birds, we are in the business of beautifying your space. One of the ways of doing this, is by adding a retaining wall. VERSA-LOK retaining walls is an easy to install, easy to maintain, cost effective option for your retaining wall. VERSA-LOK [?] The post Versa-Lok Retaining Walls first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
J Bird?s Dethatching Services At JBirds Landscaping, we want to help make your lawn the most beautiful lawn in the neighborhood! To achieve this, you have to get rid of the thatch. Thatch is essentially a layer of dry, dead grass (plant material). Dethatching services only has to be done on a lawn every other [?] The post Dethatching Services first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Retaining Wall Maintenance A landscaping wall, or retaining wall, is the way for a gardener to help control gravity by holding back a part of the yard that would otherwise erode without the wall. The retaining wall installation must be solid and correctly maintained. At J Birds Landscaping, we can handle all of this; correctly [?] The post Keeping Your Retaining Walls in Tip-Top Shape first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
VERSA-Lok Retaining Wall VERSA-LOK systems are the first solid, pinned segmental retaining wall systems made available. These original systems enable you to fully customize and enjoy your outdoor living space and landscaping. From functional additions to style selections and simplistic engineering, VERSA-LOK systems are perfect for your space and budget. The J Bird?s Landscaping & [?] The post Beneficial Features of a VERSA-Lok Retaining Wall System first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Finding a Great Contractor Finding out that you have hired a terrible contractor is not ever favorable; to find out after your project?s completion is much worse. Not every proclaiming professional contractor out there is actually a skillful and professional contractor. It requires a bit of research and observation to find and ensure that the [?] The post How You Know You?ve Found a Great Contractor first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Having a Professional Excavation Contractor.. Excavation services should always be done by professional, certified excavation contractors. You deserve the best benefits when it comes to the result and overall process of your excavation services. We understand this at J Bird?s Landscaping in Pittsburgh. That?s why we want you to know exactly what kinds of benefits [?] The post Benefits of Professional Excavation Contractors first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Land Clearing Contractors J Birds Landscaping & Excavating knows that there is more importance in your results than cost or types of services. Being a certified contractor does not mean that the contractor is reputable with stunning results. This makes it absolutely necessary to know exactly what to look for when choosing a land clearing [?] The post When Choosing a Land Clearing Contractor first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Pittsburgh Lot Clearing J Birds Landscaping and Excavating LLC offers professional lot clearing services. We are a leading lot clearing Service Company fully equipped with state of the art equipment to handle all of your lot and land clearing needs from 1 to 100 acres. We work closely with our customers to ensure that their [?] The post Lot Clearing Services In Pittsburgh, PA first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Preparing for Spring Here at JBirds Landscaping, we understand that Spring is here, and it is time to start getting outside and getting your lawn and yard in the right shape. If you want to have a great looking yard this summer and be the envy of all your friends, then it is important to [?] The post Everything You Need to Know About Preparing Your Lawn for Spring Landscaping first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
What you need to know about French Drains French drains (FDs) are a solution employed to get rid of standing water in your yard or basement. Basically they consist of a trench that is covered with rock or gravel. The trench serves to capture the groundwater and direct it away from the home. They may [?] The post French Drain, What you need to know! first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Hardscaping Services Hardscaping incorporates viewpoints that are non-living that are incorporated into your Landscape design. Fundamentally, these are components that are not plants including dividers, walkways, yards, decks, gazebos, and different structures that can be found in greenhouses. By incorporating such structures in your yard or garden, you can make a tastefully satisfying zone where [?] The post What You Need To Know About Hardscaping first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Check Your Retaining Wall This Winter For many parts of the country, Winter is an extremely wet season of the year. Whether it?s snow or rain, that often unwanted sogginess can sometimes fall for days upon days. Not only does that wear down on your mood, it can also wear down on your retaining wall. [?] The post How Winter May Take a Toll on Your Retaining Wall first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Winter Landscaping When homeowners think about winter time, many completely forget about their landscapes. Winter landscaping, especially in Pittsburgh, is important for the health of your land throughout the entire year. No matter the time of year, landscapes should always be sufficiently prepared for the season at hand, and properly maintained thereafter. At J Birds [?] The post Landscaping in Winter first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Planting Bulbs Proper planting of bulbs begins now, in fall. Autumn is the best time to plant bulbs for various reasons. By following the proper tips and steps to planting bulbs accurately, you will enjoy glorious results once bulbs bloom. At J Birds Landscaping, we incorporate this knowledge and other expertise into all of our [?] The post Fall is the Time to Plant Bulbs first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Landscaping Tips Autumn is here, but that does not mean days of landscaping are over. Your lawn deserves to be well maintained all times of the year. And with fall landscaping services from our expert team at J Birds Landscaping, we are the only fall landscaping company in Pittsburgh that you need to maintain your [?] The post Fall Landscaping Tips first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Retaining Walls Retaining walls are necessary for maintaining a strong home landscape. And having a professional landscape retaining wall company to do the job will ensure accurate work, every time. At J Birds Landscaping Pittsburgh, we have all the exact services that you need for a sturdy retaining wall and home landscape, but how do [?] The post Does Your Home Landscape Need a Retaining Wall? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
How Tall is Your Grass? Summer landscaping projects are not complete without proper grass cutting services. When grass is properly cut and maintained, whether of a residential or commercial area, it provides an aesthetic look that is quite appealing, due to the result of superior lawn health. Maintain the healthiest, best-looking lawn possible by knowing [?] The post How Tall Should Your Grass Stand? first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Need to knows about French Drains When it comes to waterproofing your home there are many options. At times it can be confusing to understand all of the options, their function, and more importantly, which is the best option for your home. To protect the inside of your home you first need to set up [?] The post What You Need to Know About French Drains first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.
Spring Lawn Care Tips Oh no! Spring has sprung and now you have to cut the grass. Yes, we agree that after what seemed like a never ending winter no one was prepared for the drastic change in temperatures before it was officially Spring. Regardless, it has arrived and now is time to get your [?] The post Lawn Care tips for Spring first appeared on J Bird's Landscaping.