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Palm Tree Trimming Is Important Fire Prevention

First introduced by Franciscan missionaries, palm trees are a common sight all over the Los Angeles area. Thanks to the movie industry, they’ve become an iconic symbol of the city, particularly the Mexican fan palm. Properly maintained palm trees can add beauty...

Professional Weed Abatement Services Protect Your Home and Property

Is the yard around your home being overrun by weeds and other plant invaders? This is a big problem for many LA area home and business owners. These weeds often compete with the vegetation you’ve planted for water, nutrients, and sunlight. This can cause you a...

Preventing Pests From Becoming a Problem In Your LA Lawn and Garden

To some eyes, all that beautiful, lush greenery surrounding your home is an open buffet table. There are many types of pests that can take up residence in your flower beds, gardens, trees, and shrubs. If left unchecked, they can cause all kinds of problems that can...

Dog-Friendly Landscaping in Los Angeles

A lot of LA homeowners are also dog owners. A fenced-in backyard makes a great place for the family dog to play and get some exercise. At Gutierrez & Sons Landscaping, we get a lot of questions from customers about making the landscaping around their homes more...

Advantages of an Artificial Turf Lawn in LA

Artificial turf or grass is a plastic mat or carpet covered with synthetic fibers that have been manufactured to recreate the look and feel of natural grass. Originally used in sports arenas, artificial turf is now being used on residential lawns and commercial...

The Best Ways to Remove a Tree Stump in Los Angeles

When homeowners in LA have a tree removed from their property, they often choose to have the stump removed as well. This can make sense for a lot of reasons: Tree stumps provide good homes for ants, termites, and other pests. It prevents the spread of infectious...