You’ve heard of spring cleaning, but what about fall yard clean-up? It seems like no matter the season, you’re always battling some form of the elements – whether it’s winter snow, spring rain, summer heat, or fall leaves. However, it’s important to get your yard in Potomac cleaned up now before the winter hits or else be prepared for double the work come spring! Keep reading to find out some tips to make the task of prepping your yard in Potomac for the winter seem a little less daunting!
Tips for Fall Yard Clean-Up
Take a look at the following checklist to make sure you’re prepared to tackle all the work you’ll need to put into your Potomac yard this fall season.
- Till and weed your garden and clean your garden tools
- Prune your trees and hedges
- Start a compost pile
- Assess your outdoor lighting needs as the days get shorter
- Pressure wash, seal, and stain your deck to protect it during the winter
- Close up your pool
- Take care of any lawn maintenance (Mow, apply lawn fertilizer and herbicides, etc)
- Clean up any fallen leaves and debris from your yard
- Clean out your gutters
This may seem like a lot of work, but it’s all very necessary. Fisher Lumber can provide you with all the equipment you need for the job, from stain and brushes for your composite deck, to tree trimming supplies, to lawn maintenance tools like leaf rakes and garbage bags. Get yourself prepared for winter this fall by making a trip to Fisher Lumber for all your fall yard clean-up needs!
Check out Our Great Specials!
Are you in need of a rake or some yard bags to help you with those fall leaves? Check out the specials we’re running right now!
- 22 Tine Leaf Rake $6.99
- 39 Gallon Yard Bags (50) $7.99
Offer expires 10/31/15.
Fisher Lumber and Hardware
Since 1894, Fisher Lumber and Hardware has been serving homeowners and professional contractors in the Maryland, Washington D.C., and Northern Virginia areas with top quality lumber, building materials, tools, and accessories. Operating under the same ownership since 1947, our business has been built on our reputation with our customers. Get in touch with us today by calling 301-424-6500 or by visiting our website. Stay in touch via Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, and Google+ too!