Start Your Landscaping Projects in the Fall to Save in the Summer

Start Your Landscaping Projects in the Fall to Save in the Summer

Mirage Landscaping of Calgary has been keeping both residential and commercial properties green for three generations. We are a full service landscaping design, construction, maintenance, and snow removal firm, and we meet every season Calgary throws at us head-on. Fall may mark the end of summer, but it is a great opportunity to get a head start on next…

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Top Ten Fall Landscaping Mistakes Many People Make

Mirage Landscaping of Calgary is your local full service commercial and residential landscaping design, construction, maintenance and snow removal firm. We have three generations worth of experience making sure the results of our hard work this summer make it through to the next. Deferring on fall landscaping tasks means increased chances of winter damage, and…

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Beautiful Fences to Accentuate Your Property

Fall is approaching and winter is creeping close behind, but that doesn’t mean that your commercial and residential landscaping construction projects have to end. We can build a fence just as long as the ground will let us.  Unless the ground freezes hard or the temperatures fall far and long enough to ensure poured concrete…

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The Importance of Top Dressing Before Winter

The Importance of Top Dressing Before Winter

At Mirage Landscaping of Calgary, we have over three generations in the business of helping our clients grow healthy lawns on residential and commercial properties in all areas of the city. We have always emphasized the benefits of a fall fertilization ahead of the sometimes very harsh southern Albertan winter, and if we’ve had a less-than-perfect summer (plus another…

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Why You Should Fertilize in the Fall

Why You Should Fertilize in the Fall

Late summer is the time to turn your attention to preparing your lawn for another unpredictable Calgary winter. Ensure you have your landscaper scheduled for a fall fertilizing and aeration for your best chances at healthy growth in spring. Mirage Landscaping has over three generations of experience serving their residential and business clientele in Calgary.…

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Toxic Plants and Plants That Can Cause Adverse Reactions

Homeowners and businesses have trusted their Calgary landscape needs to Mirage Landscaping for three generations. We are as committed to keeping our clients safe and comfortable in their outdoor spaces as we are to our high standards of customer service and craftsmanship. That’s why we want you to know about a few local plants that…

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Practicing Fire Pit Safety to Enjoy Your Backyard

Practicing Fire Pit Safety to Enjoy Your Backyard

One of the best parts of getting away camping or visiting a cabin for many people is to build a fire outdoors. There is something about a how a fire wards off the gathering chill of night that makes them a highlight. You can capture some of that togetherness in your own backyard with a fire…

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Dealing With Hail Damage to Your Property

Dealing With Hail Damage to Your Property

During the summer the heavens open up periodically to pummel Calgary and area with various sizes of hail. Hail is always another poignant reminder that the weather of the Albertan prairie can turn unusual with little or no warning. It is disheartening, especially if you are a flower or vegetable gardener, to essentially see Mother Nature’s shotgun…

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Keeping Your Landscaping Looking Good in Hot Weather

The name Palliser is familiar to Calgarians, as in Fairmont Palliser Hotel, the Palliser neighbourhood, the Palliser Range, and the Palliser Formation of the Canadian Rockies. John Palliser was a geographer who chronicled “western Canada.” Between 1857-59, Palliser was surveying in our region. When his findings were published a couple of years later, he deemed southern Alberta “unsuitable for farming,” and the area was given the nickname “The Palliser Triangle.” Calgary is…

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