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How Not to Get Overwhelmed When Cleaning Your House | Backes Landscaping

How Not to Get Overwhelmed When Cleaning Your Fort Collins House As a landscaping company in Fort Collins we talk about the exterior of the home quite a bit. Sometimes we like to discuss other topics such as how to maintain the interior of the home. For some, cleaning the house is a simple task […]

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The 6 Biggest Issues that Lower Your Home’s Value

The 6 Biggest Issues that Lower Your Home’s Value Your home is more than just a shelter and the place where the major events of your life happen. It’s also a significant financial asset. In fact, if you take good care of your home, you can build equity and grow its value. However, you might […]

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How to Plant a Container Garden | Backes Landscaping

Hey Fort Collins, Spring is Around the Corner, it’s time to Garden! A visit to the local Fort Collins garden center often sends customers home with a case of plant envy.  The luscious, beautiful container gardens spaced throughout the nursery sport a hefty price tag.  Why not create your own container garden for half the […]

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Help the Fort Collins Environment by Composting | Backes Landscaping

If you are looking for a way you can do something for the environment especially here in Fort Collins, you should look into home composting, especially if you have a garden or landscaping in your yard.

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3 Benefits of Gutter Cleaning for Landscaping Maintenance

Gutter Cleaning for Landscaping Maintenance in Fort Collins, CO Many homeowners here in Fort Collins have gutters installed on their homes. Gutters protect areas of your home, including the ceiling, doors, walls, and foundation, from water damage. Apart from water damage protection, gutters can also help to minimize soil erosion in the yard, and keeping […]

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How to Increase Home Value in Fort Collins

Try these Easy Tips to Increase the Value of your Fort Collins Home What’s the first thing you think of when you consider selling your home? If you’re like most people, you would probably wonder about home value. Fort Collins is a hot market buy obviously, you want to make sure you get as much […]

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How to Plant an Outdoor Garden in Fort Collins: A Step-by-Step Guide

How to Plant an Outdoor Garden in Fort Collins: A Step-by-Step Guide We are ways from garden season here in Fort Collins however it is important that you plan ahead when designing your garden. In this case, we can plan way ahead so you are fully prepared for the next growing season. You can start […]

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5 Natural Ways to Keep Mosquitoes Away in Fort Collins

5 Natural Ways to Keep Mosquitoes Away in Fort Collins Mosquitoes are one of the most frustrating insects that can invade your home and your yard. They drink your blood, carry diseases, and leave you feeling itchy. With the increasing number of mosquitoes bringing diseases from other countries, you must keep them away from you […]

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Old Farmer’s Almanac Provides Insights into Their Weather Prediction Techniques

Can Old Farmer’s Almanac Provide Insights into Fort Collins Weather?   In a July 2021 email to their newsletter subscribers, publishers of The Old Farmer’s Almanac offered a few hints about how they’ve been predicting the weather far in advance with what they have traditionally claimed to be 80% accuracy since the days when President […]

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7 Ways to Reduce Your Summer Air Conditioning Costs – Backes Landscaping

7 Ways to Reduce Your Summer Air Conditioning Costs When the temperature rises in Fort Collins and the heat of summer finally hits, you want your home to stay cool and comfortable. But the cost of cooling your home and keeping your family comfortable is not insignificant. If you want to stay cool in Colorado […]

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