The Best Ornamental Trees for Washington

The Best Ornamental Trees for Washington

By Nancy Penrose Many trees have different purposes, such as providing shade, a pop of color, or providing a privacy screen for the yard. There are some trees, however, which stand out as specimen trees, celebrated for adding beauty to the whole area around them....
Help Do Your Part to Prevent Summer Fires

Help Do Your Part to Prevent Summer Fires

By Nancy Penrose As we get into the full swing of summer, visions of sipping lemonade on the porch watching kids play in the yard fill our heads. While this is certainly a happy time full of memories, it is also the time with the greatest risk of fires. We all play a...