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A Buyers Guide For Selecting Patio Stones

Written By mps-admin On October 31, 2018

From small residential patios to large commercial and city projects, interlocking stone has earned its place as a versatile and aesthetically pleasing landscape design option. However, when it comes to interlocking stone, most people know very little about the products themselves. From classic brick to travertine, or cobblestone pavers, the choices available through interlocking stone […]

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Three Tips On Choosing The Right Landscape Contractor

Written By mps-admin On October 30, 2018

Choosing the right landscape construction company is not difficult. All you need to do is research hundreds of companies that offer landscape construction services in your area and then hope for best while you make a decision that could cost you thousands of dollars and completely alter the aesthetic of your property. Simple, right? In […]

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A Look Back on Summer 2018

Written By mps-admin On October 17, 2018

A summer weather comparison of 2018 vs. 2017 Just like that, another summer has come and gone. As the warm temperatures slowly fade into chillier fall weather, it is easy to feel sad over the ending of the beautiful summer we had in 2018. Like most of Ontario, the GTA experienced a much different weather […]

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Why You Should Join the MPS Team

Written By mps-admin On September 26, 2018

MPS property Services has long taken pride in being a leader within the Snow & Ice industry. One of the most important parts of being a reliable, effective and professional provider of quality winter grounds services is having a team of great people in place. Great people throughout MPS; operating our equipment, clearing walkways, supervising […]

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Salt Shortage 2018-2019

Written By mps-admin On September 20, 2018

Winter always presents many challenges to snow removal contractors, but this one will be especially tricky. While salt shortages have occurred in the past they are usually short lived, and are alleviated by a stretch of good weather, allowing suppliers to “catch up”. This year is very different, as shortages are already occurring, and there […]

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Fall Grounds Care & Winter Preparation

Written By mps-admin On September 17, 2018

With the arrival of the “official” end of summer, and fall rapidly approaching, the reality is that another winter season is just around the corner. This means that cold, snowy, blustery weather will be here before we know it. While the cooler winter weather can be a good excuse to wrap up warm and stay […]

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ISO/SN 9001 Update

Written By mps-admin On September 12, 2018

ISO/SN 9001 Update When MPS Property Services became only the 2nd company within our industry in Canada to successfully achieve ISO/SN 9001 certification in September 2016, we understood that this was only the first of many steps to be taken towards our goal of long-term continual improvement within the Snow & Ice Management industry. ISO […]

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MPS Annual ‘End of Summer BBQ’

Written By mps-admin On September 5, 2018

On August 17th, MPS hosted its 3rd Annual ‘End of Summer BBQ’. The BBQ is always a great opportunity for our staff to socialize outside of work and mingle with the office staff who they don’t regularly see. The BBQ also allowed us the opportunity to thank our summer students for their hard work before […]

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When is the best time to water your lawn?

Written By mps-admin On August 13, 2018

All property and homeowners want their property to look the best and that includes having a healthy green lawn. Your lawn is an important part of your property, as it not only serves as a great place to play and relax but also help reduce soil erosion. Since the province-wide ban on the cosmetic use […]

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Grow Your Own Furniture

Written By mps-admin On August 6, 2018

What would it be like to lounge about in your yard, enjoying the beautiful landscape while sitting & relaxing on a comfortable arm chair that you grew yourself? Well, thanks to the creativity of the designers at Turin, Italy’s Studio Nucleo, there is a product available to do just that! While not designed to replace […]

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