For more than four decades, Weed Man Lawn Care's licensed-and-trained lawn-beautifying experts have tended to local lawns with custom blends of fertilizer, environmentally sound pest-control solutions, and knowledge gleaned from both living and working in the community. Created exclusively for Weed Man, the technicians' slow-release granular fertilizer nurtures lawns over a period of several weeks, and seeding and aeration promote continued green growth. Advice that aims to assist with local lawn problems helps inform patrons online, illuminating seasonal troubles, gardening trends, and the astrological signs of various plants.
Five Star Holiday Decor's cheery deliverers rush high-quality, hand-picked Christmas trees directly to doorsteps in time for the holidays. Five Star's 6'–7' North American Fraser fir trees, like Santa's undercover scouts, arrive the week of December 5 at the homes of festive families, primed for decoration and equipped with enough spindly, green pine branches to shelter an entire herd of presents. In some areas, delivery people are available to aid in setting up the verdant cones in tree stands, and also lend a hand in the removal and recycling of the festive firs to prevent them from joining forces in landfills and taking control of the local candy-cane supply.
There's color everywhere you look at Doman Nursery. Perennials bloom in vibrant shades. Pine trees surround shoppers in lush greens. Roses broadcast deep reds. Friendly staffers help customers navigate this jungle of flowers and plants, and they even give free landscape consultations upon request. The experts also deliver and plant trees, equipping yards with the likes of sycamores and apple trees.
The DIY doyens at Jones Paint & Glass stock the store with an impressive array of wall hues and wood finishes to quench thirsty brushes and spruce up surfaces. Home-improvement projects, such as painting a bedroom or covering up graffiti left by a rebellious house cat, move forward with ease when homeowners wield a bucket of Ralph Lauren paint (around $45/gal.). Hawked in the New World since 1754, Devoe Regency paint (around $40/gallon) proffers a spectrum of interior and exterior tones, and Sikkens wood finish (around $43–$65/gal.) makes doors, baseboards, or peg legs gleam with a glossy, high-quality sheen.
In power since the 1970s, McCoard's family-owned garden center provides photosynthesis enthusiasts with locally grown plants and garden accessories straight from the grower. Visitors can weave their way under the hanging basket line and choose a flower basket from more than 900 blossomy possibilities ($26.99), accent their garden with ornamental grasses ($4.99), stock up on tasty vegetables ($1.89), or augment spice racks with an array of herbs ($2.99).