Do you sharpen your mower blade?

An important, often overlooked, aspect of your lawn mower maintenance, is the sharpening the blades. There is a misconception that mower blades need no sharpening or attendance because all they cuts is grass, when in fact a sharp blade will make a huge difference on...

The importance of fall fertilizer

Why fertilize in the fall: It’s pretty common to fertilize your lawn in the spring and not the fall, but don’t let the cooler temperatures of autumn fool you. Though many assume that the coming of winter means the end of their lawns maintenance, fall fertilizing...

Types of Trim Molding Materials

So you want to learn more about trim molding… Boy have you come to the right place! In this article we will cover the different types of materials used. In future articles we will cover how to stain, paint, and install them, as well as cover some of the...

CITYWIDE CLEANUP DAY!!!

CITYWIDE CLEANUP WEEK April 29, 2017 – May 6th, 2017 It’s about that time!!! Are YOU ready to cleanup? Anchorage Citywide Cleanup Week is approaching and were excited!!! Citywide Cleanup Week throughout the Municipality of Anchorage includes: Girdwood, Bird Creek,...

April Is National Lawn & Garden Month

Well that was a pretty interesting week!!! Didn’t expect all that snow to fall, but hey, we’re in Alaska so what else can we expect. Despite the unexpected blizzard we had…..DID YOU KNOW THAT THIS MONTH IS: National Lawn & Garden Month??? This month’s blog will...

Is Your Lawn Ready For Summer??

Summer Ready Lawn Preperation in Anchorage, Alaska. Some tips to help you have the best lawn on the block.   Winter is almost over and the mowing season is about to begin! For those of you that are gearing up for the summer, Glaciers Edge Maintenance would like...