Winter Pruning Produces Beautiful Plants in the Spring

Do your perennials still need to be cut back?  Have your flowering trees gotten out of control?  Have you been putting off pruning your hydrangeas because you’re not sure how to, or because they had very few blooms this year and you’re confused about what to do?

If any of this […]

December 5th, 2014|Maintenance, Plants & Planting|

NOW is the Time to Protect Your Plants from Winter Burn and Desiccation!

Winter is just around the corner, and if this winter is anywhere near as harsh as last winter, your plants are going to need some extra protection from Winter Burn and desiccation.  And the time to take action to protect your plants is NOW!

Winter Burn […]

November 14th, 2014|Maintenance|

The Midland Soccer Club: An Extreme Lawn Care and Irrigation Challenge


Since 2010, the Midland Soccer Club has trusted Reder Landscaping with maintaining their turf, irrigation systems and landscaping to the high standards that have earned them the reputation as one of the finest soccer facilities in the entire State of Michigan.

With over 30 fields covering 54 acres, the Soccer Club […]

September 30th, 2014|Lawns, Maintenance, Press|

Do You Need to be Rescued from Your Lawn?

Has the poor condition of your lawn gotten to the point where it’s actually causing you pain?

Pain from all the weeds and the crabgrass and the winter damage.  Pain from the ground moles and the grubs and those spots that just won’t grow grass no matter what you do.  Pain […]

July 31st, 2014|Lawns, Maintenance|

Summer 2014 Lawn Care Update

Typically, in early August we could be experiencing high temperatures and drought conditions that would be severely stressing our lawns.  However, we’ve been lucky that, so far, the summer of 2014 has been one of warm days and cool nights with regular rainfall.

This is good news for our lawns, since […]

July 30th, 2014|Lawns, Maintenance|

Lawn Care, Lawn Maintenance, Lawn Service…Do You Know What These Terms Even Mean?

When people talk about “lawn care”, “lawn maintenance” and “lawn service” they are not always talking about the same thing.

For example, some people use the term “lawn service” to describe the company that mows their lawn, while others use it to describe the company that applies lawn fertilizer and weed […]

June 30th, 2014|Lawns, Maintenance|

Earth Day 2014: Tips for Reducing Outdoor Water Usage

Happy Earth Day 2014!  This is a day we like to recognize each year, as it’s so important for home owners to create a balance between a healthy lawn and landscape and over-utilizing or misuing our resources to obtain and maintain it.

Did you know that a healthy 50’x50′  lawn (2,500 […]

April 22nd, 2014|Lawns, Maintenance|