Entries by Heinen Admin

Preparing Your Outdoors for Winter in Kansas City

Many of us tend to forget that our lawns still require care during the winter months. There are many things you can do to prepare and protect your yard for the cold winter days. If you’re looking for some winter care tips, Heinen Landscape has put together a few things to keep in mind as […]

Light Up Your Home with Heinen Landscape!

The days are getting shorter and winter is well on its way! The Fall and Winter months are the perfect time to install outdoor lighting and showcase your home to look its best at night. There are many advantages to a professional outdoor lighting system. Here at Heinen, we’ve put together a few reasons outdoor […]

Heinen Helps KC – 2016 Edition

On Thursday, August 18, Heinen Landscape began installing a brand new irrigation system for the exceptionally inspiring “Sensory Garden” at the Children’s Center for the Visually Impaired (CCVI), located near 31st and Main in Midtown Kansas City. Heinen started a company tradition of taking on a significant pro bono project for a not-for-profit organization with […]

Irrigation: Before and After

By mid-summer, many homeowners in Kansas City notice their lawns beginning to turn brown and patchy – and have almost come to accept this as a standard condition during KC’s hot and dry summer months. But there is actually a significant problem developing that may lead to widespread dead grass and shriveled new plantings. Because […]

Customer Notes: The Rachio Wi-Fi Smart Sprinkler Controller

Heinen Landscape and Irrigation recently received some interesting feedback on a customer’s new Rachio Irrigation Controller and Smartphone app. With the customer’s permission (we’ll call him Jerry), we were able to share a little of it. We’ve added a few explanatory notes for clarity. “I love Rachio. What Sonos is to whole house wi-fi music, […]

Don’t Let Spring Rains Ruin Your Property

With Spring upon us, the days are longer and April showers hit hard! April showers may bring May flowers, but being in the Midwest, April (and May) showers can quickly become torrential downpours and the cause of serious flooding and property damage. With record rainfall predicted again this year, you can expect soil to crack […]

Don’t Let Spring Rains Ruin Your Property

With Spring upon us, the days are getting longer and April is quickly approaching! We all know April showers bring May flowers, but being in the Midwest, April showers can quickly become torrential downpours. With record rainfall predicted again this year, you can expect soil to crack and pull back from foundations. Heavy rain can […]

Heinen Landscape Guide – Free Online

Is your yard looking a little dull from the dreary winter months?  Heinen is here to help! With the free Heinen Guide to Kansas City Landscaping, you can create a plan to take your browned out lawn and foliage from zero to hero in no time. The secret to your best spring ever is having […]

The Ultimate Valentine: The Sweetheart Rose Garden

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. For years, a dozen red roses has been the symbol of affection.  But times have changed and now a bouquet of roses can be had in most any grocery store or dot-com almost any time of year. What was once an elegant and romantic mid-February surprise has lost […]

“Nightscaping” with Heinen Landscape

Days are getting shorter as winter nears and as night sets in earlier, your house begins to feel increasingly gloomy and dark. As you approach your home at the end of the workday, the sun – formerly dancing off of bright flowers and verdant lawns – is gone. Welcome to winter in Kansas City. But […]