Your Fall Landscape Chore Checklist

The kids are back in school. Summer’s just about over and fall is around the corner. Life is about to get busier with school activities and a glut of holidays (can you believe that Thanksgiving is less than a month away?). It’s important to take care of those end-of-the-season landscaping chores that can help protect … Continue reading Your Fall Landscape Chore Checklist

Flowers to Plant in Autumn for a Spring Bloom

Most residential gardeners are accustomed to doing most of their planting in the springtime because, well, that’s just what you do. But fall is perfectly fine for adding new plants in your garden too. In fact, planting in autumn has unique benefits which just can’t be found during spring planting: Cool air temperatures are easier … Continue reading Flowers to Plant in Autumn for a Spring Bloom

Using Bushes in Your Landscaping

Most people think of bushes as things which are just there. And that’s actually the furthest thing from the truth. In reality, bushes can play a big part of your landscape design plans and can provide a sense of order and structure to your outdoor living space. Whether you’re planning your landscaping around existing bushes, … Continue reading Using Bushes in Your Landscaping

Eleven Ways to Conserve Water in the Garden

If you’ve caught the news lately, you may have heard that there’s a severe drought in California and watering restrictions in British Columbia. Because we’re thinking of them during these challenging times – and because it’s always smart to conserve water whenever you can – we present 11 ways you can conserve water in the … Continue reading Eleven Ways to Conserve Water in the Garden

Happy Canada Day from Wright Landscape Services

Canada is celebrating its 148th birthday on July 1. We’re going to enjoy the holiday here at Wright Landscape Services, and we hope that you’re able to as well. Whether you’re celebrating with friends, working on your landscaping or just taking it easy (hey, you deserve it), make sure you have a safe and happy … Continue reading Happy Canada Day from Wright Landscape Services

Outdoor Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Dad

Does Dad really need another necktie? Or another bottle of cologne? The great thing about Father’s Day (in addition to celebrating how awesome Dad is) is that it falls during the best time of year to get outside and enjoy it with family and friends. This is especially true if your Dad enjoys spending time … Continue reading Outdoor Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Dad

Why we want to plan your backyard waterfall nice and early

Despite winter seeming endless, the time to plan your backyard waterfall and other landscape architect projects is now. Waiting until the grass is turning green and the ground is dry enough for planting may end in frustration as spring is the busiest time for landscape designers and Wright Landscape Services books up very early in the … Continue reading Why we want to plan your backyard waterfall nice and early

Why you should book us to haul away your snow pile

Why you should book us to haul away your snow pile Winters in Ontario can range from mildly annoying to brutally punishing. One thing is for sure – when the ground was bare in January, few of us expected to be knee deep in snow by February. And now that it’s starting to melt and … Continue reading Why you should book us to haul away your snow pile