Villani Landshapers Recognized By Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) As A Best Snow & Ice Company To Work For 2022

The annual Snow & Ice Awards hosted by Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) provides its members the opportunity to showcase their company’s professionalism and commitment to creating a culture that honors their employees’ hard work and dedication. It’s also an opportunity for those in the industry to see the latest technology, newest equipment and attend workshops and keynote presentations on all sorts of innovative topics related to snow and… Read more »

Drainage: Signs and Solutions to Water Pooling

April showers are here, and if you notice water gushing over your gutters, water in the basement, pooling in lawn areas, or mulch/soil that has migrated out of landscape beds, chances are you may have a drainage issue that needs attention. Luckily, there are a few solutions that could help solve your overflow problem. Solutions could include: Whether you need a solution for excess rainwater or efficient water flow, we… Read more »

Edible Landscape

This March, celebrate National Nutrition Month by incorporating edible landscapes into your home or community. Edible landscapes are a beautiful and practical way to grow fresh fruits, vegetables, herbs, and even edible flowers. Not only do they provide a source of healthy, fresh food, but they also add vibrancy and interest to your outdoor spaces. We can create a space that could be used for food sourcing and hobby/activities while… Read more »

Top 5 Landscape Design Trends in 2024

As we get through the start of 2024, it’s time to start thinking about how you can elevate your outdoor space. With the latest trends in landscape design, you can create a backyard oasis that is both beautiful and functional. From incorporating sustainable elements to adding pops of color, there are plenty of options to choose from. Here are the top 5 landscape designs that you should consider adding to… Read more »

Burlapping Trees

Winters in Wisconsin can be harsh and it’s important to take steps to protect your trees from extreme weather conditions. Burlapping trees is a simple yet effective technique that can help prevent winter and salt damage. Burlap provides a layer of insulation that helps to protect the tree’s bark and branches from the drying effects of the wind and sun, as well as from the weight of snow and ice…. Read more »

Winter Pruning

Winter pruning is an essential gardening technique that not only helps to maintain the health of your plants but also promotes optimal growth and yields. We understand the importance of winter pruning and are here to provide you with expert tips and guidance on how to do it right so your garden will thrive year-round. 1. Timing: In general, it’s best to prune during the dormant season, when plants are… Read more »

Preparing Landscape for Winter

Fall is in full swing, and our team is working hard to make sure your properties are looking great and ready for the winter ahead. Because your yard will be in harsh condition during the winter months, it is important to prep your yard, so it comes back healthy in the spring! A great place to start is to make sure your fall fertilization and weed control application has been… Read more »

Maintenance Contract: What to Expect

When signing a landscape maintenance contract, it’s important to understand what services will be provided and what to expect from your contractor. Here are some key points to keep in mind if you want to secure your spot with Villani Landshapers for 2024: Our Commercial Maintenance contracts run from April 15- November 15 and if you would like to be considered for the 2024 season, winter is the perfect time… Read more »

The Best Time to Aerate Your Lawn

What is core-aeration? Core aeration is a process of perforating the soil surface with small holes to allow air, water, and nutrients to penetrate the roots of your lawn. This method helps to reduce soil compaction and promote root growth, leading to a healthier, more beautiful lawn. Core aeration is especially useful for lawns that receive heavy foot traffic or have a thatch layer buildup. With our professional core aeration… Read more »

Favorite Flowering Plant

Hydrangeas are one of the most beloved and popular flowering plants in the country. With their large, showy blooms and their ability to thrive in a variety of different environments, sun, or shade, it’s no wonder they’re a favorite of gardeners and flower enthusiasts alike. Hydrangeas large blooms bring elegance and beauty to any yard. There are about 75 species of hydrangeas, and over 600 names cultivars so we have… Read more »

Snow In July

Summer may have just begun, but snow is already on our mind and if you are considering a snow removal contractor for your commercial property, it should be high on your priority list as well.  However, with so many options out there, it can be challenging to know where to start. To help you navigate the process, we’ve compiled a list of key considerations to keep in mind when looking… Read more »