Your guide to lawn care, landscaping in Calgary and property maintenance issues in Southern Alberta.

June 6, 2016

Common Calgary Lawn Problems

We work with many Calgary homeowners who want to have the perfect, green lawn. And, with the help of our landscaping experts, they generally achieve that […]
September 1, 2015

Fall clean-up! Do it Before the Snow Comes!

If Calgary taught us anything last September, it’s that it’s never too early for a snow storm. And while I’m sure we’d all prefer a warmer […]
August 3, 2015

Common “Wildflower” Weeds that Pop up in Your Yard

Weeds are invasive species that drive homeowners crazy. However, these plants are more than just annoying. Left to their own devices, they out compete more than […]
June 30, 2014

Two Nifty Things You can Do in your Yard all on Your Own

Not everyone has the same appreciation for a well-maintained lawn that we have here at Five-star. Some people feel that the standard green grass yard is […]
June 26, 2014

How Weekly Lawn Care can Benefit your Property

Here in Calgary where the weather is as likely to bring sweltering desert conditions as it is to flood our basements. Having a pristine lawn—or even […]
May 30, 2014

Jump Start your Spring Gardening

Sometimes it seemed like the winter of 2013/2014 would never end but believe it or not the days are getting warmer and longer and the official […]
October 5, 2012

The Lazy Man’s Guide to Organic Lawn Care

Your lovely lawn deserves more than just a bunch of chemical trash. So does Mother Nature. But here’s some good news: Chemical fertilizers or pesticides are […]