Category: House & Home

Sign of Spring: The Spring Home and Garden Show!

“April showers bring May flowers… “ Well, the first hope is that April showers will melt some of the stubborn snow that still lingers in London, Ontario. What a winter we’ve had! April is a very welcome guest and the folks at CLC Tree Services welcome it with open arms. Much as it would be… Read more »

Countdown to Spring

The 2014 Spring Equinox falls on Thursday, March 20th. On that day, day and night are of equal length and in the Northern Hemisphere, days will continue to get longer until the Summer Solstice in June. Three cheers for spring after such a harsh winter! The first day of Spring is an exciting time with… Read more »

The Best Choice for Christmas Trees

I’m sure you realize that the CLC Tree Services blog is all about trees. We love them. We prune them, fertilize them, sadly have to cut some down, but we also get to plant trees too! The trees that dominate most conversations this time of year are the beautiful Christmas trees that symbolize all that… Read more »

Holiday De-Stressing with Some Help from Trees

Christmas is two weeks today. How are your stress levels holding out? Anyone else frantically trying to get it all done? Making the lists and checking them twice, thrice and another few million times just gets that adrenaline rushing, doesn’t it? Yup. Therefore today is a perfect day for some holiday de-stressing. You need to… Read more »

Drip, Drip: Ice Buildup Getting You Down?

The temperatures are rather balmy in the Forest City this week. After all the snow we got last week in London, Ontario, it is a treat to have +C weather. Of course the snow we got is now melting fast and furiously, which is great as far as reducing snow mountains in parking lots, but… Read more »

Christmas Decorating this Week

Our busy little elves have been at it again. This week’s Christmas Decor installations have been a little more festive with all the snow that London, Ontario got last week. We were hammered by a snow squall that dropped 70 cm of snow on “The Forest City” over the span of a day. We have… Read more »

Light Up Christmas All Season Long

The holidays are approaching fast and furious. Christmas is five weeks today. Long before Santa arrives though, there will be plenty of holiday celebrating to do. How many Christmas parties do you attend every year? I am sure there is more than one. I can count work, family, and neighbours alone. How many Christmas parties… Read more »

Christmas Decor in Any Weather

It’s November. You might not want to think about it yet, but Christmas is only 47 days away. That is a mere 7 weeks to go. While you certainly shouldn’t be in a panic to finish your Christmas shopping as of yesterday, it is time to think about your decor. Christmas carols are already playing… Read more »

Time to Shine Your Christmas Lights

Did you realize that Christmas is only two months away? That means you have two months to shop, organize, and decorate your home. There are lists to make. They need to be checked once or twice.  And the work that goes with this is daunting. Of course you can always decorate your house beforehand. What… Read more »

CLC Tree Services to the Pet Rescue!

“Here kitty, kitty!” You have called your cat repeatedly and panic is setting in. Maybe your cat has never been outdoors before. Could they be injured? Perhaps they are just plain scared and you can’t handle their yowling anymore. What do you do when your pet has scooted up a tree and won’t come down… Read more »