3 Ways to Prepare Your Lawn for the Spring Thaw

March 12, 2020

Spring is finally on its way in Cleveland, and homeowners are preparing to begin their spring maintenance routines. However, before you jump right into mowing and planting and watering, it’s important to be sure your yard is ready for the spring thaw. There are several things you can be doing now to make sure your drainage solutions aren’t overwhelmed when the last snow of the year thaws. Our team at DeFazio Company has put together a list so you can be sure you’re ready.

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3 Benefits of an Irrigation System

February 6, 2020

Most Ohio homeowners want a nice, lush, green yard they can be proud of. But, in order to achieve this, they use excessive amounts of water, costing them more money than necessary. In order to get your grass watered with the perfect balance and consistency, you need a professionally installed irrigation system. And that is where our team at DeFazio Company comes in. Read on to find out why you need to invest in a dependable watering system this spring; after all, your lawn is a reflection of you.

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What Type of Fence Is Right for You?

January 4, 2020

Backyard fences add so much to your property: beauty, safety, value, and privacy. However, if you don’t study up on your choices ahead of time, the installation process can be unnecessarily complicated and frustrating. At DeFazio Company, we encourage our customers to specify the intended height, purpose, design, and material before starting the process. It is also important to know your city’s and neighborhood’s fencing restrictions so you won’t have to make adjustments to your fence after installation.

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Maintaining Outdoor Lights in Winter

December 4, 2019

Outdoor lighting not only beautifully illuminates your home, it also provides safety and security. However, winter can wreak havoc on your outdoor lighting system. But, with a few preventive maintenance measures from DeFazio Company, you can protect your outdoor lighting from costly or hazardous damage. Let’s look at a few winter maintenance tips for outdoor lighting.

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Address Drainage Issues Before Winter Hits

November 7, 2019

Here in the Midwest, we’re barreling through fall, and winter is already knocking on our doors. There’s nothing we’d rather do than shut the doors, curl up in front of a fire, and avoid the elements as much as possible. However, Mother Nature might not let that happen if you have any potential drainage issues around your Cleveland, Ohio, home. The quickest way to find drainage issues is by looking at your yard. Maybe you had a little standing water during the summertime, but it didn’t seem like that big of a deal. However as the seasons change, that little problem can become a big one, and fast. Let our team at DeFazio Company help you identify and address your water problems before winter really begins.

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The Importance of Winterizing Your Irrigation System

October 3, 2019

Sprinklers help keep your lawn properly watered and looking its best. But, at the end of the watering season, it’s important to winterize your sprinklers so that the water does not freeze inside the system and cause damage. Our team at DeFazio Company knows that understanding more about the timing of winterization, and the possible effects of not doing so on time, will help you make an informed decision about winterizing your irrigation system.

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3 Reasons to Install a Backyard Fence

September 23, 2019

Autumn in Ohio is a great time for backyard barbecues and bonfires. With the privacy of a backyard fence, you can enjoy your favorite fall activities in comfort and security. Not only can a fence provide privacy, but it also adds value to your property. With a variety of options in size and composition, a backyard fence is an affordable home improvement project this season. Call the fencing experts at DeFazio Company for your fencing installation. We specialize in irrigation, fence installation, outdoor lighting, and drainage solutions to bring your yard to its full glory. Below we’ve listed three reasons to consider adding a fence to your North Royalton home this fall.

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Choose DeFazio Company for Landscape Lighting

August 17, 2019

Your yard is the first thing visitors see when they visit your home. Chances are that you work hard to make sure it is well-maintained and offers a positive first impression. What better way to show off your hard work than with outdoor lighting that showcases your home no matter the time of day? That’s why our team at DeFazio Company has been providing custom-tailored outdoor lighting services in Cleveland since 2007.

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