Natural Alternatives To Salt For De-Icing

Natural Alternatives To Salt For De-Icing

Every winter, roughly five million tonnes of salt are used to melt the ice on Canadian roads, and more is added to sidewalks, private walkways, and driveways for de-icing. All this sodium does more than harm lawns and gardens: it rusts cars, gets into waterways...
Keep Your Pet Safe During The Winter!

Keep Your Pet Safe During The Winter!

There are a lot of salt or ice melt options on the market, and most people use price as the highest consideration. Because we wear boots in winter, gloves when dispersing the salt, and keep it stored away from children, we don’t think twice about its use. But what...
Winter Salting Products Kill Grass? What To Do About It

Winter Salting Products Kill Grass? What To Do About It

It’s almost a fact of living in Canada now: winter salt, whether it’s sprayed on the roads or used on walkways, can easily get where it doesn’t belong. Even if you live in an area that uses waterway – or pet – friendly salt, if there’s too much sodium of...
Back-Saving Tips For Snow Removal!

Back-Saving Tips For Snow Removal!

Snow shovelling is back-breaking work, sometimes literally. We’re not kidding: improper technique can be seriously bad for your health. You could seriously injure your back or pull a muscle, and because of how unique this chore is as an exercise, you’ll be putting...
The Ins and Outs of Salting Sidewalks

The Ins and Outs of Salting Sidewalks

Road salt is one of those necessary evils all Canadians have to contend with. It might leave a stain on shoes and pants and prematurely rust your car, but darn it, it keeps us safe in the winter! However, many of us tend to go nuclear as soon as the weather dips below...
Green Ninja News: My Corporation Feature

Green Ninja News: My Corporation Feature

It’s the holiday season again and people all over the world are giving presents and receiving them. It’s easy to forget that it’s time to relax as well! Green Ninja Property Maintenance owner and founder Jordan Maclean was asked by My Corporation...
Green Ninja News: Business London Feature

Green Ninja News: Business London Feature

At Green Ninja, we’ve had an exciting year so far and things certainly haven’t slowed now that it’s drawing to a close. The end of the year marks the close of a successful yard care, lawn cutting and landscaping in London Ontario and the beginning of...
Designing Your Patio For Winter?

Designing Your Patio For Winter?

Usually, we pack away our patio furniture for the winter but there are tons of beautiful landscapes that fit perfectly with a patio set near the fire! The winter may be too cold to bare but on the less chilly nights, you can still enjoy your patio to it’s...
Halloween Landscape Ideas!

Halloween Landscape Ideas!

Throughout October, the days get shorter and the temperature gets colder but Halloween is almost here! In late October when the ground starts to freeze you should fertilize your lawn. This will give your lawn an extra boost for spring. You may think about lighting the...
Helpful Gardening Tips

Helpful Gardening Tips

Starting your own garden can be overwhelming, so it helps to do your research and figure out what kind of garden you want to grow based on your goals, desires, and space. Gardening is a great way to spend your weekend and can be very therapeutic. Though, if you don’t...