Preparing Your Garden Tools and Shed for Winter

Preparing Your Garden Tools and Shed for Winter

Home winter preparation should include several tasks, including having your furnace inspected, turning off the water to outside faucets, sealing air leaks, and cleaning your chimney. But aside from dragging our shovels and snow blowers out of wherever they have been hidden for the summer, a lot of people don’t do anything to prepare their…

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Safe Shovelling! How to Not Break Your Back

Safe Shovelling! How to Not Break Your Back

Getting rid of Calgary’s snowfall is back-breaking work. Last year we saw unprecedented amounts fall on the city, and although we at Mirage love our job as snow removal services professionals, we hope this year won’t be quite as bad. Although we have tons of heavy-duty equipment to help with the big jobs, such as…

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Mulch Extends the Life of Your Calgary Landscaping

Mulch is Your Garden’s Warm Winter Coat

Given our short spring and summer season, plus extremely harsh winters, making things grow in Calgary is very, very hard. Many of us put a lot of time, effort, and money into making our properties look good in this tough climate. At Mirage Landscaping, we are big fans of the benefits of mulch as one…

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Save Your Underground Irrigation By Winterizing in the Fall

It’s Time for Your Fall Irrigation Blow Out

At this time of year we all need to schedule two very important tasks for our properties: a fall clean-up and an irrigation blow out. A good fall clean-up will save you a lot of time and effort in the spring, get your green space started off on the right foot, plus help stave off the…

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Fall is a Great Time to Tackle Your Landscaping Projects

Fall is a Great Time to Tackle Your Landscaping Projects

Mirage is a Calgary landscaping company that works through all four seasons. During the winter we perform snow removal services for commercial and residential clients. In the spring we are busy with clean up services including power raking, aerating and fertilizing. During the summer we are keeping up with mowing and trimming your grass weekly…

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When Should I Have My Trees Pruned?

Common Landscape Design Mistakes We Know Not to Make

Mirage Landscaping is a full-service residential and commercial landscape design and maintenance company. We like to keep in touch with our southeast Calgary clients through our regularly scheduled blog, as well as our Facebook, and Twitter accounts.  We feel like it’s part of our business provide as many tips and tricks as we can on how to maintain…

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