‘Thaw thanks’ Redemption: Making the most out of mid-winter thaws

'Thaw thanks' Redemption: Making the most out of mid-winter thaws

Winter is a time for rest, not just for us but for our lawns and gardens as well. However, during a temporary winter thaw, it’s the perfect opportunity for homeowners to get a head start on their outdoor maintenance. With the right preparation and care, you can ensure that your lawn and garden are ready for the spring season. Here are some tips to help you make the most of your temporary winter thaw.

Check Your Gutters

The winter season can cause clogs in your gutters, which can lead to water damage to your home. During a temporary winter thaw, take the opportunity to clean out your gutters to prevent any potential problems.

Prune Your Trees and Shrubs

Pruning your trees and shrubs during a temporary winter thaw can help promote healthy growth in the spring. It’s important to prune before the new growth begins, so take advantage of the milder weather.

Clean Up Debris

Winter weather can leave behind a lot of debris, such as leaves and sticks. During a temporary winter thaw, take the opportunity to clean up any debris that may have accumulated on your lawn or in your garden.

Consider Your Plans

A temporary winter thaw is a great time to plan ahead for future shrubs, trees, and other perennials. For a period of time after final thaw, the soil is still soft, which makes it easier to dig, and the milder weather means that plants will have a better chance of establishing roots before the hot summer weather arrives.

In conclusion, a temporary winter thaw is a great opportunity for homeowners to get a head start on their outdoor maintenance. By following these tips, you can ensure that your lawn and garden are in good shape for the spring and summer months. And when it comes to outdoor maintenance and landscaping, don’t forget to trust the experts at J and R Property Services. Our team of professionals will help you create the outdoor space of your dreams. Contact us today for a free estimate!

Share This Article:

Serving CNY For 20+ Years - Get Started Today!

J and R Property Services Logo
8076 Thompson Rd. Cicero, NY 13039
info@jandrlandscapes.com | (315) 699-4971

Company

Summer Service Area

credit card logos
J and R WEATHER

Privacy Policy | Manage Consent Preferences | Do Not Share My Information | Conditions of Use | Notice and Takedown Policy | Website Accessibility Policy

Scroll to Top