The Salt Scramble – End of September Update

The news of the impending salt shortage is out. After an active winter of precipitation last year that already depleted salt supplies before the spring, along with the unexpected ice storm in April which spanned several days, a recent press release from Landscape Ontario points out that the current effects of the salt inventory shortage…

Garden Grove Re-certified as (#ISO9001 ) -Certified Organization

We’ve done it again! As of August 20, 2018, Garden Grove Landscaping Inc. has been certified to the SN 9001:2016 International Quality Standard. What do all those numbers mean? The SN 9001:2016 International Quality Standard is a certification given by a third party auditor to evaluate a company’s commitment to a process which produces quality…

The Right Stuff

Most people know that composting is good for the earth, but most people don’t know exactly what it means to compost and how or when to use it. We know it’s good…but that’s about it! Garden Grove is working to reduce our carbon footprint by producing our own onsite compost. The decomposition of organics in…

Garden Grove at the Canada Day Ribfest

What a glorious Canada Day weekend we had! The weather couldn’t have been better or hotter to celebrate our nation’s birthday! We hope you were able to get outside with family and friends to enjoy the outdoors and explore (or relax) in all the beauty our country has to offer. Every town has their own…

The War on Weeds

Since the ban on pesticides, dandelions are having their way with our lawns. And the bigger the property, the bigger the problem. Some people might think we’re fighting a losing battle, but with the right arsenal, weeds can be eliminated. Here is a three-fold plan of attack every property manager needs to win the war…

Magic Mulch

With warm weather we can rely on, leaves on the trees and flowers in the ground, everyone is enjoying their time outdoors. It takes a lot of hard work to get your property up to snuff after the harsh winter and the unpredictability of early spring, so maintaining your look is a huge priority. Now…