Category Archives: Lawn Care

May 04, 2015

Trimming a tree may seem like a fairly simple task, but don’t break out your shears just yet! Keep reading to make sure you understand the technique first, or better yet – find a professional to prune your canopy for you! When you should start pruning It is best to prune your tree in either […]

March 23, 2015

1. Basic Clean up. Just like you should declutter your home, the first step in spring yard cleaning is to clear broken branches and debris from your trees and shrubs. Damaged plants, branches and dead leaves can cause plant diseases and smother healthy grass and shrubs, so make sure to clear all clutter from your […]

March 16, 2015

Spring Lawn Care Services As we begin our spring preparations, lawn care is just one of the many chores added to home maintenance and spring cleaning. For many homeowners in St. Louis, scheduling in time for lawn care is challenging at best with full time jobs and families to care for. To take some of […]

October 21, 2014

Just because it’s getting cooler doesn’t mean you can’t relax on your patio! It’s easy to make your patio a year-round space for your enjoyment. With a few additions, you’ll be enjoying your patio during the crisp autumn nights in no time! Perhaps you should consider adding a: Fire pit or outdoor fireplace. Obviously, keeping […]

September 08, 2014

Finding ways to water our yards, gardens and crops that cut back as far as possible on overuse of water is key. Here are 4 ideas that can be easily implemented in your own yard. Rain Sensor / Moisture Sensor: Without a rain sensor or a smart controller that is connected to a live weather […]

July 15, 2014

One big concern about having a sprinkler system installed is the amount of water it uses. This doesn’t have to be a concern if you use one of the Rain Sensors manufactured by Hunter Industries. The Hunter Wireless Rain-Clik™ attaches quickly and easily. With built-in Quick Response technology, the Hunter Wireless Rain-Clik™ can command a […]

June 16, 2014

As any homeowner knows, maintaining a perfect lawn is next to impossible. Spring-time rains, mid summer droughts and oppressive heat in August can frustrate even the most seasoned professional. When deciding whether or not to hire a lawn care professional or to simply maintain your own lawn a homeowner has to consider several factors. For […]

June 12, 2014

Adding a Sprinkler System to your lawn and garden has many benefits. First and foremost, it saves tons of time compared to watering by hand. Most homeowners do not have the time and energy required to spend the hours needed to keep their lawn wet and green during the hot summer months. Also, an automated […]

May 20, 2014

Valued Customer, Allen Outdoor Solutions is a full service company providing top notch service and employing professionals with special skills in their field. My name is Karl Deuser and I have been the turf, tree, and shrub care specialist at Allen Outdoor Solutions since May 2012. I started in the lawn care industry in 1968. […]

December 19, 2012

We did it! Allen Outdoor Solutions has earned Angie’s List 2012 Super Service Award. This award is the highest honor given annually to less than 5% of companies on Angie’s List. This award was achieved for the lawn irrigation category on the St Louis, MO Angie’s List. Check out our reviews, we have an A […]