As the leaves are beginning to fall off trees in Indianapolis, the question of how to best manage this mess arises. The easiest way to dispose of unwanted leaves is to mulch them back into the grass with your lawn mower. When leaves are falling more quickly you will need to mow more often to […]

Several local communities have instituted water bans or restrictions throughout the Indianapolis Metropolitan area as a result of the states longest dry spell in 104 years. Fifty-five counties have been designated disaster areas by the federal government, and the entire state is suffering some form of drought, with Marion County’s situation labeled as “extreme” by the latest U.S. Drought Monitor report. Many communities are enacting bans on lawn watering and other outdoor activities that require large amounts of water in order to conserve the remaining resources the state has.