Springtime is upon us, and homeowners in Delaware are starting to see more greenery growing lush in their landscapes. There are a few spring maintenance tasks for homeowners to consider this time of year, and mulching is an essential one. Mulch provides many benefits for plant health and aesthetic appeal, but it can be incredibly challenging for amateur homeowners to apply correctly. Fortunately for folks in Delaware, the team at Paul’s Lawn Service is here to help with all of your spring maintenance needs and give your landscape all of the benefits of mulching!
Enrich and Insulate Your Soil
One of the reasons why springtime mulching is so beneficial is that it helps prepare your soil for the growing season ahead. Wood mulches naturally break down over time, depositing valuable nutrients into the ground and acting as a natural fertilizer. This can encourage the presence of beneficial insects such as earthworms. Mulching is also essential for new seedlings that are sensitive to temperature changes. A hearty layer of mulch provides insulation and keeps soil temperatures stable.
In addition to the boost it gives to your plants, mulching also helps eliminate weeds and unwanted plant growth. A thick barrier of wood or stone mulch around the base of your plants can block light and air from reaching and nurturing any unwanted weeds.
Boost Aesthetic Appeal
One of the most visible benefits of springtime mulching is the boost in the aesthetic appeal that it can give to your property. Dark mulches can provide a much-needed contrast to your landscape design. Professional mulch application can help create well-defined borders around your plants, highlighting the landscape design and allowing your trees, shrubs, and flowers to serve as focal points in your garden.
Utilize Professional Mulching Services
Although proper mulching can provide extensive benefits, it can be difficult to apply mulch properly. The crew at Paul’s Lawn Service has the tools, materials, and knowledge it takes to create the perfect layer of mulch around your plants this spring. If you require mulching services or have any other landscaping concerns, contact the team at Paul’s today!
Superior Landscaping Services from Paul’s Lawn Service
Paul’s Lawn Service has been offering high-quality lawn and landscape services to Sussex County, DE residents since 2003. We are small, local, and provide personalized service to each and every customer. We have unparalleled attention to detail and produce long-lasting results, both of which are reasons why we have been servicing so many of our customers’ landscapes for over a decade. We offer our comprehensive range of services to homeowners and business owners throughout Bethany Beach, Milton, Rehoboth Beach, and Millsboro. Give us a call today at 302-258-3887 or contact us online. Also, check us out on YouTube, Facebook, and Instagram.Posted: March 20, 2020