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Thanks for your contributions to our annual fundraiser

Thank you for your generous donations to the annual E.A. Quinn “Holiday for Children” fundraiser. We hope you are enjoying the greens and poinsettias, as well as knowing you’ve helped a child enjoy the holiday season. THANK YOU FOR YOUR GENEROSITY Rita Bagshaw Bill & Elizabeth Bartron Billings Media Blasting Alis Bires Michael Brown CLM, …

Protecting your evergreens from winter damage

We are headed toward winter, but we aren’t officially there yet. There’s still time for a few quick projects around the yard to help protect your evergreens from the cold, driving winds of winter, according to this post on Gardeners.com: Here are a few of the site’s specific tips: Drying winter winds are especially damaging …

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What is IPEMA certified mulch?

IPEMA by definition stands for International Play Equipment Manufacturers Association. This association looks after all companies and manufacturers that deal with the installation and maintenance of play structures. The overall broad goal of the organization is to oversee proper installation and care of playground equipment and surroundings so children do not get injured while on …

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Sod vs. hydroseeding: What is right for your yard?

When determining whether to use sod or hydroseeding for your new yard, several key factors should be considered. First off, let’s give a brief definition of each item: Sod Sod is typically used for lawns, golf courses and sports stadiums. In residential construction, it is sold to landscapers, home builders or homeowners who use it …

EA Quinn announces new partnership with NBC Connecticut

Next time you’re watching NBC Connecticut Channel 30 news, keep an eye out for the station’s new outdoor studio featuring landscape design by E.A. Quinn Landscape Contracting. We’re partnering with NBC CT to keep the outdoor studio looking its best. We’ll be updating the design throughout the year to match the seasons and the weather. …

Before & After: Hydroseeding

Ever wonder how long it takes for a new yard to grow green with grass using hydroseed? Well, we’ve got the before and after photos to show you. Here’s an E.A. Quinn customer’s yard prior to treatment: Here’s the yard only 35 days after our hydroseeding treatment. Not bad, right? If you’ve got a less-than-stellar …

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How to keep your yard safe from deer

Unfortunately, the landscape that you love to look at and live with every day can be even more desirable to deer. Certain plants and shrubs are deer magnets, especially during the winter when their food source in minimal.  The professionals at E.A. Quinn Landscape Contracting can help out with deer pressure in a couple different …

October yard tips from E.A. Quinn Landscape Contracting

October is the month to apply lime and it’s also the time for feeding those deep roots. If you’re interested in putting a little color in your garden, Mum’s the word. As you’ve probably seen, they’re everywhere. You can get them in a vast array of colors to enhance that entrance or maybe your walkway. …

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What to expect when working with E.A. Quinn on your landscape project

I think we can all agree that when it comes to shopping for a new landscape and/or hardscape there are a lot of companies out there that perform this work. Choosing the right contractor can be a daunting task. The biggest question we ask ourselves is, “What do we do that makes us different than …