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Navigating Snow & Ice Removal In All Its Forms

Navigating Snow & Ice Removal In All Its Forms 

Understanding the Different Types of Contracts There is more than one way to remove snow and ice. Besides your good old fashioned shoveling snow by hand, there’s snow plows, back hoes, snow blowers, ATV’s, salting and more. Just as there and different ways to remove snow and ice, there are also different ways the work […]

Why Pavers?

Why Pavers? 

This year we have seen an influx of paver related projects. This leads me to the question of WHY? Why do clients choose to install pavers? Three things come to mind: looks, durability, function. Why install pavers instead of a flagstone pathway? In this situation, I’d say pavers function better as a pathway material. Maintenance is greatly reduced while still […]

2017 Fall Scholarship Winner 

Fall Semester 2017 Winning Entry Congratulations to Erin Armitage from the University of Texas with her winning video on how landscaping is important to communities!  We are excited to be able to help Erin in her pursuit of higher education.  Below is her winning video submission:       Thank you to all those that […]

Winter Prediction 2017-18

Winter Prediction 2017-18 

With the winter just around the corner many people continue to ask what will this winter bring? Should they plan for a big winter, or a small winter in terms of snow fall. Well here at Lawn Butler, we have prepared several scenarios to help you plan for this upcoming winter. Our theory is based […]

Keep Lawns Green and Keep Green in the Banks

Keep Lawns Green and Keep Green in the Banks 

The key to keeping your landscapes healthy without breaking the budget is optimization.  Optimizing how you water your lawn and your plants will help them grow stronger and healthier.  The trick is to do so without washing your money down the drain.  For lawns, you want to look at the design and irrigation setup to […]

HOW TO FIND THE RIGHT CONTRACTOR

HOW TO FIND THE RIGHT CONTRACTOR 

When it comes to landscaping, I encounter a vast array of homeowners.  Some homeowners know exactly what they want.  Others know very little or nothing about what they want.  Regardless of the trade, knowing the tips below will help any home owner (or property manager) choose a professional contractor.  Some items will relate more to […]

Lawn Butler Selected Best Business Service In Utah

Lawn Butler Selected Best Business Service In Utah 

Best of State announced its selection of Lawn Butler as the best business service provider in Utah Wednesday night. This prestigious award is only given to the top performing business service provider in the State of Utah. Lawn Butler beat out companies like Zions Bank, Jacobson Construction and many others. The categories Lawn Butler was […]

WHAT ITS LIKE TO PROVIDE SNOW MANAGEMENT

WHAT ITS LIKE TO PROVIDE SNOW MANAGEMENT 

As I headed out in the wee hours this morning I thought to myself “how many people really know what it is like to be a plow driver.” So, I figured why not write an article on it. Snow removal is a reactive service. While there are some things you can do to prepare for the storm, they are […]

WHY SOD OR SEED?

WHY SOD OR SEED? 

Sod versus Seed, it’s a common debate in the landscaping industry. Which is best?  Let’s break it down by comparing a few of the issues faced with each alternative. WEEDS Newly installed sod generally is much more weed resistant than an area where seeds are installed. There are a few reasons for that. The main […]

FEATURED PROJECT - SANDY RESIDENTIAL

FEATURED PROJECT – SANDY RESIDENTIAL 

Project Name: Sandy Project Project Location: Sandy, Utah Landscaped Area: Residential Lot Project Value: $140,000 Work by other Trades: Rock Wall & Steps, Pool, Concrete and Fence Completion: 2016 This project located in Sandy was a full landscape installation on a new build residential home.  Our goal with this project was to take the lot, […]