October is coming to an end and after the spectacular show of fall colors, the leaves are now coating the ground. Leaf removal is an essental part of fall landscaping and goes far beyond just curb appeal. Failing to remove fallen leaves can not only damage your lawn but also become a breeding ground for fungi, disease and insects. Here at Berns landscaping we offer both leaf removal services and a more in depth fall clean up.
Leaf Removal Services
We will remove and dispose of leaves and debris from lawn areas, patios, terraces, decks, driveways and walkways. This service is scheduled with mowing services, as needed, during September, October and November.
Fall Clean-Up Services
We will remove and dispose of leaves and debris from lawn areas, landscape areas, patios, terraces, window wells, decks, and walkways after leaves have fallen. Includes one (1) lawn mowing. This service will be provided one (1) time and will be done as late in the season as schedules and weather will allow.
We are currently scheduling both of these services. Give our experts a call today or fill out our online request form for your free estimate on these services. Berns Landscaping has been providing the Metro Detroit area with quality landscaping services for over 30 years. We proudly serve Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Grosse Pointe, Royal Oak, Shelby Township and the surrounding areas.
586.756.1145 Macomb County | 248.835.3000 Oakland County
Pumpkins in the United States are a iconic part of fall festivities. Pumpkins are an orange fruit that is harvested in October. They are a nutritious and versatile plant that features flowers, seeds and flesh that are edible and rich in vitamins. They are carved into jack o’ lanterns for Halloween and used as decorations throughout Halloween and Thanksgiving.
Thinking about growing your own pumpkins? Pumpkin seeds should be planted between the end of May and middle of June. They take between 90 and 120 days to grow and are picked in October whn they are bright orange in color. The seeds from these pumpkins can be saved to grow new pumpkins next year.
Six of the seven continents can grow pumpkins. Antarctica is the only continent they will not grow in.
Pumpkins originated in Central America.
The top pumpkin production states are California, Illinois, Ohio and Pennsylvania.
Between 90 – 95% of processed pumpkins in the United States are grown in Illinois.
80% of the pumpkin supply in the United States is available in October.
While most pumpkins are orange, they actually grown in a variety of colors including white, yellow, green and red.
Pumpkin flowers are edible.
Pumpkins are made up of 90% water.
Pumpkin seeds can be roasted as a snack.
Pumpkins are a member of the Cucurbita family which includes cucumbers and squash.
The holidays are quickly approaching. Here at Berns Landscaping we are not only preparing for snow removal, but also for holiday lighting. Our expert designers are ready and waiting to create a beautiful and professional holiday lighting display for your home. There is no need to spend your weekends aggravated by putting up and taking down holiday lighting. Here at Berns Landscaping we not only design your holiday lighting, we also do installation, maintenance throughout the entire season, and lighting removal and storage.
Professional Holiday Lighting & Decor
Lighting design & installation
Lighting removal & storage
Wreaths (Balsam, Noble, Douglas Fir)
Roping (Balsam, Cedar, Pine)
Decorated holiday flower pots
You’ll find the difference in our Michigan holiday decor is in the unique artistic touches, skilled installations and personal attention to your needs. Not only do we manage your lighting for the entire season, but we can also continue to do so for years to come. Once an initial holiday lighting display has been set up, removed and stored we are already to do it again the following year. The next season Berns Landscaping will test all lights, wreaths and garland and replace anything that is not in new condition before arriving to install them again.
Interested in spending your holiday season enjoying a professional holiday lighting display instead of frustrated at installing it yourself? Then give us a call today or fill out our free estimate request form today for more information. It is never to early to begin planning for the holidays!
586.756.1145 Macomb County| 248.835.3000 Oakland County