May 22, 2015

Budgeting for Landscaping Projects

Creating a landscaping budget

When we get inquiries about a landscape design project, one of the first things we ask the client is what budget amount they have in mind for their landscaping project. Or course, we understand that many people are not really sure how to answer that question, or if they do, they might have only a […]

The Best Time to Plant a Lawn in New Hampshire

Best time to plant a lawn in NH

When customers ask us “When is the best time to plant a lawn in New Hampshire?” we typically start out by telling them the worst time to start a new lawn: July and August. Grass will stop growing once the mercury climbs above 80 degrees, but weeds thrive in these conditions. If you absolutely must […]

Plan Ahead for Year-Round Color

Year-Round Color in the Landscape

You know those gorgeous gardens filled with colorful flowers and plants that seem to be in bloom virtually year-round? Whether you have seen them in landscaping magazines or in your own neighborhood, one thing is certain: these explosions of constant color do not magically appear. They take months of pre-planning and planting, as well as […]

Landscape Project Planning

NH Landscape Planning in Winter

It’s never too early to start planning your landscape project! Perhaps last summer got away from you and you never got around to installing that patio, creating a landscape design or making long overdue improvements to your yard. What better way is there to make winter seem shorter than to plan out your dream landscape […]

Winter Snow Removal in New Hampshire

Winter Driving in NH

Winter – Regardless of whether you love it or hate it, you need to be prepared for it. When it comes to winter snow removal in New Hampshire, we are always prepared at Trimmers Landscaping. Our commercial snow removal clients in southern New Hampshire have come to rely on our snow and ice management services, […]

Tree and Shrub Pruning

Landscape Pruning Services

Natural Pruning of Trees and Shrubs Yes, it’s that time of year again. Those shrubs around your yard are looking pretty ragged. Unlike your lawn which has to be cut every week, shrub pruning in New Hampshire only has to be done once a year. That’s a good thing! Now, what if I told you […]

Watering Trees and Shrubs

Watering Trees and Shrubs

How Much Should I Water My Trees and Shrubs? Not many people are born with a green thumb. Truth be told, green thumbs happen over time through trial and error. Unfortunately, this can come at a great expense when it comes to landscape trees and shrubs. The greatest risk to trees and shrubs in a newly […]

Preventing Lawn Fungus

Controlling lawn fungus in NH

As a turf care service in southern New Hampshire, one of the most difficult things we find to control is lawn fungus. One of the reasons is because the varying conditions that make lawn fungus thrive are best control with cultural practices. That is, taking care of your lawn differently in the summer months will […]

Weed Free Gardening Tips

Weeding Without Herbicide

Keeping Planting Beds Weed-Free Without Herbicide Losing the battle against weeds in your planting beds can be very discouraging. Once weeds gain a foothold, it’s very difficult to reclaim the planting bed that you spent time and money on to beautify your yard. Now, this blog post may sound like the beginnings of a Roundup® commercial – but, […]

Bark Mulch Blower


Trimmers Landscaping has purchased a large-capacity bark mulch blower from Finn Corporation. The BB-816 model is a truck mounted unit that boasts a 15.7 yard hopper and 200 feet of 4”diameter hose. “We are very excited about adding this piece of equipment to our fleet,” comments Eric Skinner, the owner of Trimmers Landscaping. “Springtime in […]