Watering Your Landscape During a Heat Advisory

The heat wave spreading across our area puts a lot of stress on not only us but our lawns and landscape plantings as well.

Watering Your Landscape During a Heat Advisory

The heat wave spreading across our area puts a lot of stress on not only us but our lawns and landscape plantings as well.

 

The heat wave spreading across our area puts a lot of stress on not only us but our lawns and landscape plantings  as well.

Follow these simple steps to assure that your lawn and plantings thrive. If you have an irrigation system, you should run it every day during the heat wave. Run your irrigation system for 20 to 30 minutes per zone between the hours of 2:00am and 2:00pm, the earlier the better. Watering early will prevent evaporation and allow our lawns to dry before the evening hours when they are more susceptible to pests and diseases. If the evening is the only time available for you to water, please do so, watering during those times will be more beneficial than not watering at all. The same applies to hand watering and using sprinklers. If you do not have an irrigation system, it is important to still [...]

Tree Installation Sale for the Greater Rockford Area

Crimson Valley Landscaping realizes the importance of trees in a landscape. Trees are valuable to our surroundings; providing environmental and economical benefits.

Crimson Valley Landscaping realizes the importance of trees in a landscape. Trees are valuable to our surroundings; providing environmental and economical benefits. The environmental benefits are improved air quality, climate control, water conservation and protection for wildlife. With proper placement in the landscape, trees save energy on heating and cooling costs and increase property value.

Ornamental & Shade Tree Installation Sale!
3 Trees Planted for $990
5 Trees Planted for $1500

Complete List of Trees Available
Serviceberry (8 to 12′)
Autumn Blaze Maple (12 to 18′)
Red Jewel Clump Crabapple (8 to 12′)
River Birch (12 to 18′)
Whitespire Birch (12 to 18′)
Japanese Tree Lilac (8 to 12′)
Colorado Blue Spruce (8′)
Emerald Green Arborvitae (8′)

Also Available:
State Street Maple (12 to 18′)
Marmo Maple (12 to 18′)
Clump Ornamental Pear (12 to 18′)
Techny Arborvitae (8′)

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Shade Structures – Pergolas, Gazebos & Sunrooms

With summer in full swing, we are all spending a lot more time outdoors. Not to mention the heat and humidity often has us looking for a space in the landscape to take a break from it all. Shade structures in the landscape are a great way to relax in the garden while staying out of the hot sun. There is a wide variety of options to incorporate shade into your landscape design.

With summer in full swing, we are all spending a lot more time outdoors. Not to mention the heat and humidity often has us looking for a space in the landscape to take a break from it all. Shade structures in the landscape are a great way to relax in the garden while staying out of the hot sun. There is a wide variety of options to incorporate shade into your landscape design.

Pergolas are a great way to highlight a patio space, a great place to entertain, dine or relax under. We design and build custom pergolas that will complement your new or existing landscape. Whether you would like your pergola to provide you a nice place to stay cool or to help block an unwanted view in the landscape; a pergola is a beautiful solution.

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