Rubber Mulch or Wood Mulch? When To Use Each

Published under Mulch,Playground Chips on 04/19/2017

The snow is melting away and the blossoms are coming out as they welcome in spring. With spring comes one of our favorite times of the year: the landscaping and gardening season. Sometimes this time of year puts you in a tricky spot with making decisions, though. One of the common questions we hear is about when to use different Continue Reading »

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Landscape Life Alert: Reviving Compact Soil

Published under Landscaping on 02/08/2017

We’ve all seen beautiful gardens that we envy and want to replicate in our own yards. However, your progress can get halted before you’ve even begun when you face that rock-hard, dry garden bed. The compacted dirt seems incapable of sustaining the beautiful garden you envisioned. How do you revive that soil so you can bring life and beauty to Continue Reading »

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Landscape Bark

Published under Mulch on 03/31/2016

From home living to college campuses to big business buildings landscape bark is used everywhere. It not only helps the plants to stay healthy and retain moisture, but it allows for a unified clean finished look when finalizing any landscape. Landscape bark is used for a various amount of things. It is used around trees, shrubs, and the garden bed. Continue Reading »

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How to Keep Weeds Out of Your Yard

Published under Tips on 11/06/2015

The best way to keep your yard free of weeds is to stop them from ever sprouting in the first place. The reason weeds can be so difficult to prevent is that they come naturally suited to thrive in the particular sunlight, water and soil found in your yard. But this doesn’t mean they are unstoppable. Here are a few Continue Reading »

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Designing a Child-Friendly Landscape

Published under Mulch,Playground Mulch on 09/11/2015

Time spent outdoors playing, exploring and imagining is an important part of your child’s development at any age. You can help foster meaningful outdoor play by paying attention to how you design your outdoor landscape. Safety The first thing to keep in mind is safety. We take lots of precautions in the home when welcoming children into the mix – Continue Reading »

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Wood Mulch vs. Rubber Mulch

Published under Mulch,Rubber Mulch on 05/26/2015

Which is Better For You? There are many benefits to using mulch in your landscaping. Mulch gives your landscape a polished look, controls weeds, retains moisture, prevents soil erosion, and controls heat. Here at Express Landscape Products, your Utah landscaping company, we provide both wood and rubber mulch. When choosing which type of mulch to put in your yard, there Continue Reading »

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Children’s Favorite Playground Equipment

Published under Mulch,Playground Mulch on 03/15/2014

Or Even Better, Playground Surface It’s time to settle a timeless debate. As children we would often sit on the playground and debate which of all the playground pieces was the greatest. This may seem like some childhood debate but the real answer is invaluable. Is it the ever craved slide or the powerful swings? Could the gymnastics bars beat Continue Reading »

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Landscape Mulch Use in the Community

Published under Mulch on 11/26/2013

There are a lot of uses for mulch throughout any community. Not only can you find it in home landscaping, but in many different areas throughout a normal town or city. There are many landscaping companies in Utah, who work to make their grounds beautiful and stand out to people as they walk through their communities. Good use of mulch Continue Reading »

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Protecting Your Yard in the Winter

Published under News on 10/15/2013

While you’re busy getting ready for the holiday season with gifts, foods, and decorations, don’t forget to get your yard ready as well! You might think that the snow means that you don’t have to take care of your yard anymore, but if you want to have grass by the end of winter, you’ll definitely want to consider taking care Continue Reading »

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Doing All You Can to Avoid Erosion on Your Utah Property

Published under Erosion Control on 09/16/2013

The best defense against erosion on your property is preventing it in the first place, but knowing how to prevent erosion can be a difficult thing to figure out depending on your yard. Soil erosion is the most common complaint of many residential and commercial areas. Soil erosion occurs when the top soil from an area is carried away by Continue Reading »

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