Landscaping may seem like something that people do just to make their property look good. While professional landscaping most definitely does make a property look beautiful it is also something that makes a piece of land safer as well.
Landscapers do have their work cut out for them. Not so much when they have a property that they have been maintaining or one that has been maintained, but when they arrive on a piece of land that seemingly has never been cared for there are many things that they need to be on the lookout for.
1. Snakes. Some breeds are harmless but others are not so much. Snakes enjoy a piece of overgrown land and keeping the height of your grass down will help to keep these slithering creatures at bay.
2. Ivy. When you let the weeds and grass overtake everything, ivy will spread. In addition to those forms of ivy that can cause people itchy rashes there are other problems even with just regular ivy. Ivy tends to become very invasive and can be destructive. It can find its way into cracks and crevices in your home no matter what it is made of. It is very strong and aggressive so it is best kept at bay by regular trimmings.
3. Overgrown trees and shrubs. This may sound like more of a nuisance then a serious hazard but overgrowing plants on your property can actually cause you to be sued. Branches that protrude into roadways can cause accidents. Those limbs that fall into your yard or others can cause injury. For example, if you have a tree or limb that falls into a neighbor's yard and hits their car, you could be held liable!
Professional tree trimming and landscaping is a service that is well worth the expense. It not only makes your yard look incredible but also helps protect you and your family. Unless you are willing to spend endless hours on the weekends trimming and maintaining your lawn and yard, then your best bet is to hire someone to do it for you. It is not just a luxury service but a true necessary expense and one that could wind up saving you a lot of money in the long run.
Call the professionals at Turf Management to handle all your landscaping needs at 305-255-7000!