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Curb Appeal-Fall Update

Curb Appeal-Fall Update

A few months back, we talked about some general, year-round ways to increase your home’s curb appeal. Now, a little over one week after the first official day of fall, we have a seasonal update and the tips are as easy as pie! 1. Rake Your Leaves See how painless...

Fire Pits for Fall

Fire Pits for Fall

Do you know at least a few people who are obsessed with all things fall? You know; the ones that decorate their house with fake leaves, burlap and pumpkins everywhere. Speaking of pumpkins, there’s a huge chance the folks you have in mind are also addicted to pumpkin...

How to Conserve More Water with Landscape Irrigation

How to Conserve More Water with Landscape Irrigation

The world offers hybrid cars to conserve gas and energy efficient light bulbs to help conserve electricity, but what about water conservation? These tips will explain how using plants and a sprinkler system can help lower your water usage and your water bill!  As...

June is National Homeowner’s Month

June is National Homeowner’s Month

Home-ownership is one of the biggest decisions an individual can make in their lifetime. So big in fact, the idea and advantages that home-ownership brings are celebrated for an entire month. Whether you’re brand new to home-owning, just moved into a new neighborhood...

Ready to Get Your Green On?

Ready to Get Your Green On?

Picture this: you wake up in the morning to the shining summer sun, open the door to breathe in the fresh air and then you look down to see a patchy, yellow front yard! Sounds like the perfect time to get your green grass on (or to keep it green) with our new Yearly...

The Importance of Curb Appeal

The Importance of Curb Appeal

You never get another chance to make a first impression. What kind of first impression is your home making to potential buyers? The “curb appeal” is the first impression your home can make to visitors, neighbors and potential buyers. Your home’s exterior combined with...

Missouri Spring Landscaping Project Guide

Missouri Spring Landscaping Project Guide

With the dreary skies and cold temperatures of Missouri’s winter lingering, you may not be thinking about getting those spring landscaping projects started, but now is the best time to start! Before you know it, the sunny days of summer will be back and you’ll wish...

Thank You 2017!

Thank You 2017!

We can’t believe it’s already the end of 2017--what a year! We are so happy for all of the homes and businesses we were able to make beautiful this year. For us, it’s a real gift to be able to bring your landscaping dreams to life. From all of us here at Stork...

Winterization Is Coming

Winterization Is Coming

What is winterization? Winter--can you believe it’s already time to say that word? It seems like just yesterday we were enjoying the crispness of freshly cut grass and now here we are, talking about prepping our lawns for the coming of frost. Unfortunately, the cold...

5 Reasons You Need a Fire Pit

5 Reasons You Need a Fire Pit

Do not get us wrong--we love the bright sunshine and vibrant green grass of a summer’s day, but there’s something about an autumn evening that just cannot be beat. So besides pumpkins, cinnamon scents, and cooler temps, what could make your fall season even better? A...

The Ins and Outs of Overseeding

The Ins and Outs of Overseeding

It’s that glorious time of year. The grill is fired up for Labor Day, the temps are finally dropping to a reasonable 85--and your yard is full of patches of dead grass. Areas of dead or matted grass in your lawn can be a result of many external factors. Most often,...