Synthetic fertilizers and toxic pesticides were once the standard among professional landscapers and individuals who mistakenly believed they were the best and perhaps only effective means of pest control and lawn enrichment.
Today, we understand that there are serious health and safety issues associated with the use of toxic chemicals in lawn and grounds maintenance. These toxins create pollution as well as posing the risk of poisoning to wildlife, pets, children, and the adult who come in contact with chemicals spread on the ground.
Organics is the natural and intelligent alternative to chemical treatment. Proper organic landscape maintenance and gardening provide both so many benefits. Besides being good for the environment on the whole, natural fertilizers are the safe and effective way to nourish your plant life, control pests, and provide a healthy place for your children to play.
Landscape Source carries a complete line of organic products including fertilizers and pest control options. Do-it-yourselfers can visit our shop and purchase organic products as well as lawn and garden maintenance tools.
To better understand the differences between organic and chemical landscape maintenance and gardening, we need only make a side-by-side comparison of the two methods: