Author: Michele C. Hollow

Pest control

How to Get Rid of Skunks

Their distinct, foul, and recognizable smell gives it away every time. You might not even spot one. However, that scent tells you a skunk or a family of skunks are nearby. You just have to be sure that nearby isn’t in your yard, under your house, or in an outbuilding. […]

Landscaping, Tree care

Zombie Trees: OK on Outside, Dying on Inside

It sounds ominous. However, Jason Grabosky, professor of urban forestry in the Department of Ecology, Evolution, and Natural Resources at Rutgers University’s School of Environmental and Biological Sciences, says there’s no cause for alarm. Zombie trees shouldn’t scare you. Yes, a zombie tree that appears to be rooted in the ground can topple […]