New Homeowner Tips 101: Basic Lawn Care

New Homeowner Tips 101

So, you bought your first home. Congratulations! Being a first time homeowner is exciting and it comes with a lot of hard work. For many first-timers, the yard is often the most overlooked part of a house. We worry about the important things: Structure, electricity, plumbing, etc. But we forget that the lawn is just […]

3 Simple Secrets to Make Your Property Pop in Winter

winter landscaping tips

Singin’ the winter grass blues? We’re with you. Winter isn’t exactly the most thrilling time of year for us lawn enthusiasts. St. Augustine grass goes dormant, meaning it essentially stops growing until spring. Typically the color gets a bit less bright and the blades can get brittle in the cool, dry air. But does that […]

Raw Sun Power Episode 12: Green Man Festival Giveaways and Trailer Troubles

 Welcome to episode 12 of Raw Sun Power! In this month’s episode, we cover some fun events that are on the horizon for our company—and a not-so-fun trailer crisis… The fun stuff: Green Man Festival We’re participating in the upcoming Green Man Festival in Gainesville. Local eco-conscious business owners, artists, crafters, and vegetarian vendors […]

Raw Sun Power Episode 11: What We’ve Learned and Where We’re Going

Raw Sun Power Episode 11

 Tom Snogles is the founder and owner of Sun Power Lawn Care, a Gainesville, FL-based electric lawn care business dedicated to quiet and sustainable service. Sun Power Lawn Care has come a long way since we launched back in 2014. From expanding our team to upgrading our electric lawn care equipment and more, we’re […]

7 Photos of Gainesville Lawns that Prove Sprinkler Maintenance Is No Joke

7 Photos of Gainesville Lawns that Prove Sprinkler Maintenance Is No Joke

As you’re getting your sprinkler or irrigation system ready for spring, there are some key issues you can look for to make sure it will be working its best. We’re talking leaks, clogs, weak water pressure—all the problems that typically come after the cold and dry winter. These common issues can reduce your system’s effectiveness, spike […]

Ask An Expert: How to Prevent Mosquitoes In Your Yard This Summer

How to Prevent Mosquitoes In Your Yard This Summer

Four Expert Tips For Summertime Mosquito Prevention Summer in Florida means day trips to the beach, afternoon rain showers, and, of course, an onslaught of bugs and pests. Mosquitoes in particular can seem impossible to avoid, and without effective mosquito prevention, you could find yourself trapped inside instead of enjoying a summertime sanctuary. Because we […]