1. Should I Plant a Tree in My Lawn?

    If you’re landscaping your property, tree placement is crucial. In fact, we often find that folks who design their landscapes around their trees find that they enjoy the look, and their trees help to provide shade where it’s desired. Planting a tree smack-dab in the center of your lawn provides …Read More

  2. What Your Leaves Say About Your Tree Health

    If you’ve noticed that trees throughout your property aren’t healthy, it’s likely that the leaves of your trees will be the first sign that catches your eye. After all, if you notice brown leaves or a barren branch or two, common sense tells us that something is wrong. So, what are your tree…Read More

  3. Spring Tree Care Tips

    Spring is in full bloom, which means that it’s the perfect time to tend to those trees as they begin to bud and flower. Here at Lumber Jack & Jill, we’d be happy to help you to ensure that your trees are in tip-top shape for the coming growing season. We recommend that you schedule tree serv…Read More

  4. Hedge Trimming Season Is Here

    Every spring, our hedges begin to sprout leaves like clockwork. And as our hedge lines grow it’s time to pull out the trimmers for a clean cut and healthy trimming. Here at Lumber Jack and Jill’s, we find that folks often have questions about their hedges, especially this time of year. Today, we…Read More

  5. Where Best to Plant New Trees

    If you’re about to plant a tree or a few trees in your landscape, you may find that you’re undecided about the best place to plant the newest addition to your property. So, how can you decide on the best spot for your tree? Well, we’ve accumulated a few tips that you can employ to decide on th…Read More

  6. The Best Way to Fertilize Your Trees

    Caring for the trees in your yard requires a bit of maintenance, including fertilizing. The same way that our bodies need fuel to function, trees need to eat so that they can grow strong! Fertilization is one of the best ways to ensure that your tree gets the nutrients that it requires to be healthy…Read More

  7. Preparing Your Trees for Fall

    Summer has come and is quickly going. In just a few weeks Colorado will be graced with fall weather which means that your beautiful trees will slowly start to change colors and welcome you with the warm reds, oranges, and yellows that the state is known for. As this season approaches us, it’s time…Read More

  8. Care Tips to Keep Your Trees Healthy

    One of the benefits of living in Northern Colorado are the trees that we’re surrounded by. Here in Wellington, we’re lucky enough to have houses that have beautiful trees towering over them. The thing about trees is that most people feel that they require little to no care in order for them to b…Read More

  9. Upcycling Your Felled Trees

    Trees go through a life cycle much like every other plant species, yet trees have an uncanny ability to live on through humans. Trees are omnipotent. While living, trees give oxygen, shelter, food, and much more to all surrounding organisms. This extraordinary ability to sustain goodness transcends …Read More

  10. What Is Root Flare and How Do You Find It?

    Trees are known to outlive many human generations throughout its lifetime. Planting a new tree is a great environmental act. As Northern Colorado continues to grow, many natural areas are being developed, so when you plant a tree, the earth thanks you. It’s important to plant a new tree correctly,…Read More