Allentuck Landscaping Co. News – March 18, 2016

Allentuck Landscaping Co. News – March 18, 2016

Horacio CruzWhat a beautiful weather week we have have! Our team has taken huge advantage of it by plowing through a lot of spring clean ups for our customers.

Speaking our our team, in case you missed our last newsletter; Our Crew Leaders Rock!, here is the link – We are truly blessed to get to work with so man fine people.

Did you know our Crew Leader corp has an average tenure rate of 14 years with Allentuck Landscaping Co!

Gardens for Grade School Grants Update


Update on Gardens for Grade School Grants – We currently have 8 very deserving area schools in the Garden Grants program. There is still time to nominate your school and/or vote for one of these. The winning school to be announced on March 31. The current standings are:

East Silver Spring Elementary School in Silver Spring, MD –  101 votes
Ronald McNair Elementary School in Germantown, MD –  57 votes
Rosemont Elementary School in Gaithersburg, MD-  4 votes
Dufief Elementary School in North Potomac, MD –  21 votes
Rock View Elementary School in Kensington, MD –  6 Votes
Fallsmead Elementary School in Rockville, MD –  1 vote
Rachel Carson Elementary in Gaithersburg, MD – 0 votes
Barnesville School of Arts & Sciences in Barnesville, MD – 0 Votes

What’s Blooming Now in Montgomery County, MD?

This is always an exciting time of the year. It seems like every day, we are seeing new plants in bloom. Here is a partial list of some of the plants we have seen popping:



Remember, Allentuck Landscaping Co. is always here to help you design, install, construct and maintain you lawn and landscape. Now is the time to get your 2016 Lawn and Landscape Maintenance Quote. Give us a call!

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Project Spotlight: Complete Patio Remodel Rockville MD

The Allentuck Team Transformed This Rockville, MD Home with a Complete Patio Remodel At Allentuck Landscaping Company, we’re proud of the work we do, and we’re truly committed to our motto of Improving Lives Through Landscaping. Nothing makes us happier than totally transforming an outdoor space and leaving our clients delighted. To share our favorite projects, we’re starting a Project Spotlights blog series, which will be our space to highlight some of the incredible work we’ve done over the years. 


Patio Drainage Options: Why They’re Critical

Proper Drainage Is Essential for Any Hardscape—Here Are a Few Options for Patio Drainage Though it might not factor into your dream vision for your home, patio drainage is an essential part of any landscaping project, and particularly for hardscapes. Without good drainage, you run the risk of annoying puddles, damage to foundation, excessive erosion, and potentially disrupting your new hardscapes through freezing and thawing. Luckily, there are many options available to ensure optimal patio drainage! Here at Allentuck Landscaping


8 Creative LED Landscape Lighting Ideas to Transform Your Home

Best LED Landscape Lighting Ideas for Your Home Landscape lighting can transform your outdoor space, enhancing its beauty and creating a welcoming atmosphere. LED landscape lighting, in particular, offers energy efficiency and longevity, making it a smart investment. In this article, we’ll explore eight LED landscape lighting ideas to elevate your home’s exterior. What is LED Lighting? LED (Light Emitting Diode) lighting is a low-voltage, energy-efficient lighting option. While it may be slightly more expensive than traditional halogen lighting, the


Grading and Yard Drainage: How To Improve Your Home’s Drainage

Proper Grading Is Critical for Improving Yard Drainage Grading and yard drainage are two important factors to consider when maintaining a healthy and attractive home landscape. Without proper grading, water can pool in areas of your lawn and cause damage to the grass, soil, and plants. Improving your home’s yard drainage is essential for keeping your yard looking its best and avoiding costly repairs to landscaping features or even your home’s foundation. In this blog post, we will discuss the


How To Design An Amazing Outdoor Kitchen

Outdoor kitchens have become increasingly popular in recent years, and for good reason. They allow you to enjoy cooking and dining al fresco, while also adding value to your home. But, designing an outdoor kitchen can be a daunting task, especially if you’re not sure where to start. Here are some tips for creating a functional and beautiful outdoor kitchen that will be the envy of all your neighbors. Start with a Plan Before you begin designing your outdoor kitchen,


7 Common Spring Pests In Maryland Gardens

As the weather warms up and spring approaches, many gardeners in Maryland are eagerly planning their spring garden. However, as beautiful as ornamental plants can be, they are also susceptible to a variety of common spring pests that can harm their health and appearance. From scale insects to spider mites, thrips, mealybugs, and whiteflies, there are many pests that can attack and damage ornamental garden plants in Maryland. In this blog post, we’ll discuss seven common spring pest issues that