May 1, 2016

Natural Mosquito Control for Your Yard

We don’t think it’s a revolutionary idea that Calgarians (and the rest of the world) hate mosquitoes. The nasty, little blood suckers can ruin a family […]
April 1, 2016

Keeping your Pets Safe and Lawn Healthy this Summer

Speaking for all of us at the Five-Star team, we think dogs are pretty fantastic. Our canine companions have earned the title of man’s best friend […]
November 2, 2015

Winter Landscaping Tips

While places further south benefit from a mild winter and can sometimes keep their lawn green all year round, it’s a bit trickier to come up […]
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 […]