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Protecting Your Trees From De-Icing Salt

The first snow of the season inevitably brings with it a mad rush to buy de-icing salt from the local hardware store. Though these products can help protect you from a slip and fall on a slippery sidewalk, they can also be fatal to trees, shrubs and your lawn. Here’s why de-icing salt for driveways…

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Nicole Mychasiuk | Employee Spotlight

We have a great team in Calgary, Edmonton and Kelowna, and want you to meet them! Next up, Nicole Mychasiuk. Meet Nicole Mychasiuk Title: Arborist – Outside SalesTeam Member Since: 2006-2011 and rejoined in sales in 2021 Career Path Q: Describe your career path. How did you get into what you do now?A: I spent…

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Firepits at Calgary community parks & where to buy bulk firewood online

The City of Calgary is bringing back public firepits at community parks for the winter. You and your family can get cosy at a residential-size firepit in a public park where you can roast marshmallows and drink hot chocolate on a chilly winter night. The program begins Sunday, December 12, 2021. How to book a…

Sheldon Kincaid

Sheldon Kincaid | Employee Spotlight

We have a great team in Calgary, Edmonton and Kelowna, and want you to meet them! Next up, Sheldon Kincaid. Meet Sheldon Kincaid Title: Edmonton Project Manager Team Member Since: September 2021Certifications: Certified Utility Tree Trimmer and ISA Certified Arborist Career Path Q: Describe your career path. How did you get into what you do now?A:…

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Visit ArborCare at the Calgary Fall Home Show

Stop by ArborCare’s booth 819 at the Calgary Fall Home Show to have a chance to win a 15-gallon potted stock tree supplied & installed. Sep 30 to Oct 3 2021.

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Fall yard maintenance checklist

The needs of your lawn, garden and trees change throughout the year, and in fall, you must take steps to ensure your yard can withstand the winter weather to come. Here are some things you should do to prepare for the colder days that lie ahead. Manage your lawn To ensure you’ll have lush, green…

Andy McLellan | Employee Spotlight

We have a great team in Calgary, Edmonton and Kelowna, and want you to meet them! Next up, Andy McLellan. Meet Andy McLellan Title: Calgary Project Manager Team Member Since: May 2002Certifications: Certified Utility Tree Trimmer, ISA Certified Arborist, TRAQ Qualified, Wright Tree Service General Foreperson School, ArborCanada Courses: Hazard Danger Tree Cutting Falling, Technical…

Brendan Hooper Employee Spotlight

Brendan Hooper | Employee Spotlight

We have a great team in Calgary, Edmonton and Kelowna, and want you to meet them! Next up, Brendan Hooper. Meet Brendan Hooper Title: Heavy Equipment TechnicianTeam Member Since: March 2019Certifications: Red Seal Endorsement, Heavy Equipment Technician Career Path Q: Describe your career path. How did you get into what you do now?A: My friends…

7 fun facts about mulch

7 Fun Facts About Mulch

Mulch is an affordable, beneficial and multi-purpose landscaping material. Here are seven interesting facts about how it can make your lawn and garden the envy of the neighbourhood.   It insulates Mulch helps protect newly planted seedlings from shock when overnight temperatures plummet in early spring. In addition, during the winter, mulch helps insulate the…

Terry Richard Employee Spotlight

Terry Richard | Employee Spotlight

We have a great team in Calgary, Edmonton and Kelowna, and want you to meet them! Next up, Terry Richard. Meet Terry Richard Title: Sales Supervisor Team Member Since: August 2018 Career Path Q: Describe your career path. How did you get into what you do now? A: I started in the transportation industry as…

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