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Hardy Gardens for Your Commercial Property

Written By mps-admin On March 21, 2022

Commercial Flowerbeds that are both Functional and Colourful Commercial and Industrial properties vary from high-end retail centers and hotels with lots of foot traffic, to industrial distribution centers with minimal occupants. These factors greatly influence the amount of curb-appeal your commercial property requires and will determine the budget needed for property maintenance. Many commercial properties […]

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4 Signs Your Irrigation System Needs Replacing

Written By mps-admin On March 2, 2022

When should you replace your irrigation system? While we all wish that irrigation systems would last forever, they do not. Eventually, the pipes, sprinkler heads, and other parts begin to wear out, causing you to wastewater and potentially fail to get enough to your plants. How do you know when it’s time to replace the […]

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Commercial Grounds Maintenance Contracts

Written By mps-admin On February 16, 2022

A commercial property requires different landscaping services than those for a residential home due to its size, accessibility, landscape elements and use of space. Commercial property owners/managers want their buildings to look good but they also have an increased responsibility to keep their properties safe from hidden dangers since they’re liable for accidents that happen […]

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Snow Pile Dangers – Commercial Snow Relocation & Haulage

Written By mps-admin On January 27, 2022

Are the snow piles on your commercial property creating safety concerns? After significant snowfalls or a series of smaller accumulations without a significant thaw, the snow piles on your commercial property may become unsafe. On commercial properties, there are designated snow hold locations that your snowplow contractor will push and pile the snow too. When […]

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How to Compost at Home | Step by Step Guide for Beginners

Written By mps-admin On December 2, 2021

As the subject of sustainability gains popularity across Canada, more Canadians are learning how to compost at home. Working with as many plants as we do, we’ve come to recognize that the composting process at home doesn’t need to be stressful. In fact, you might be surprised to learn that there are plenty of compostable […]

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Can You Start A Landscape Project in the Fall?

Written By mps-admin On October 18, 2021

Can I start a landscape project in the fall? – The answer is Yes! The fall is the best time to contact a landscape contractor to begin planning your landscape project. Some landscape contractors may have immediate availability that fall or can start the design process for the following spring. Depending on the weather and […]

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Why We Love Planting In The Fall

Written By mps-admin On September 16, 2021

By late summer many homeowners are starting to think about fall cleanups and putting their gardens to bed in preparation for winter. Many are surprised to discover that fall is the second-best time to plant or lay sod! This is because the weather conditions in the fall are more ideal for plants and sod to […]

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Why Should I Mulch My Gardens? The Benefits Of Garden Mulch

Written By mps-admin On September 13, 2021

So, what is mulch and why should you mulch your gardens? Mulch is an organic or inorganic material that is spread over the soil in your gardens. Mulch decreases the maintenance required for your garden and offers benefits such as supporting soil health and fertility, reducing weed growth and soil erosion, improves water retention, and […]

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All You Need to Know About Raking Leaves in The Fall | Leaf Raking 101

Written By mps-admin On September 1, 2021

The funny thing about buying a home is that many of us are drawn to shady streets with mature trees. However, once you move in it doesn’t take long to realize that mature trees equal high maintenance. Here we explain all you need to know about raking leaves in the fall. Raking Leaves In The […]

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Finding Commercial Snow Removal & Ice Management in the GTA – Why Choose MPS?

Written By mps-admin On August 27, 2021

Quality snow and ice management is vital to the safety of your clients and employees during the winter months. Additionally, quick and effective removal of snow and ice from public areas is required by local bylaws. However, choosing the right commercial snow removal & ice management company in the GTA can be daunting. When deciding […]

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