June 1, 2017

A Present Dad Will Really Appreciate

Father’s Day is just around the corner, and that means many of us are wondering whether we should get Dad yet another tie we know he […]
November 24, 2014

Three Tips to Make your Small Yard Look Bigger

Depending on which Calgary neighborhood you call home, you may find that your backyard is a little smaller than you would have preferred. Maybe even a […]
October 24, 2014

How Your Backyard Increases the Value of Your Home

Whether you’re moving this year, in five years, or not until you’re ready to retire, it makes sense to take care of your yard and keep […]
July 18, 2014

Two Nifty Things You can Do in your Yard with Our Help

With all the do-it-yourself projects to be found online and in magazines, it’s easy to forget that a challenging dream project often goes smoother with the […]
July 9, 2014

How Bees and Wasps Benefit Your Garden

You’ve probably heard to leave bees and wasps alone because they’re good for your garden, but do you know why? “Honeybees are called the “spark plugs” […]
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 […]
May 28, 2014

May Gardening Tips

“It is shaping up to be a soggy Victoria Day weekend in Calgary and southern Alberta but that likely won’t stop a legion of hopeful green […]