Garden Center Feature: Bark Mulch Depot

Bark Mulch Depot, try saying that ten times fast! Bark Mulch Depot is a landscape supply and service company and a Less Water Certified Installer of Manderley’s drought tolerant Less Water Sod in Calgary and the surrounding areas. For over 18 years, their emphasis has been on offering quality products and services for both residential and commercial properties in their community. Bark Mulch Depot is true to its name, focusing on supplying natural and recycled

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Feature Landscaper: Yard Force

Customer satisfaction is Yard Force’s #1 priority! With customer service at the forefront of their business, Yard Force Landscaping from Calgary, Alberta works diligently with their customers to make sure that their expectations are always exceeded. They keep the lines of communication open with their clients from day one and listen to what their customers want by delivering on what they promise, with no hidden surprises along the way. As a family-run, full-service landscape construction

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Green Up with Manderley Less Water!

At Manderley, our goal is to grow greener communities. Urban greenspaces provide important public health benefits including the promotion of an active lifestyle, stress reduction and community creation, to name a few. The role of grass areas in our communities has long been an important one, though in recent years much has been made of the wastefulness of maintaining a “perfect” lawn. This view often neglects many of the positive attributes of grasses including oxygen

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Minimize Salt Damage to Your Lawn this Winter

Rock salt is heavily used at this time of year to make roadways, driveways and sidewalks safer by helping melt ice buildup and provide traction. But it can also cause noticeable damage to your lawn. The most common rock salts are composed of Sodium Chloride (NaCl), which can have a detrimental impact when they leach into the soils bordering treated areas. High levels of this compound can result in severe damage to plants, often apparent

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Why Choose Kentucky Bluegrass?

Are you looking to seed or sod your lawn with a low-maintenance grass that can grow and stay strong throughout the whole year? Kentucky Bluegrass is the best choice for preparing and maintaining a lawn in the cool Canadian climate. Here are four reasons why you should choose to seed or sod your lawn with Kentucky Bluegrass: It spreads easily Kentucky Bluegrass has a big advantage over other cool season grasses, because it has the

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Picnic on the Bridge – Manderley supports Canada’s 150th year celebrations!

Ottawa Mayor Jim Watson and Mayor Maxime Pedneaud-Jobin of Gatineau enjoyed a picnic on the Alexandra Bridge today to announce a new joint initiative for Canada’s sesquicentennial celebrations. On July 2, 2017, the iconic steel truss structure that spans the Ottawa River between Ontario and Quebec will be transformed into a grassy haven for a Canadian first – the Interprovincial Picnic on the Bridge. For the Interprovincial Picnic on the Bridge, the Alexandra Bridge will

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‘Depave Project’ gives kids a green space to play!

Manderley was recently involved in a great community project by donating sod to 2000 days Pre-kindergarten in Calgary. The ‘Depave Project’ was designed to depave their outdoor area creating green space and resulting in a  ‘backyard paradise’ for children to explore and learn from.   Working closely with Green Calgary and with the help of a number of generous volunteers and project sponsors, 2000 days was able to turn a predominantly concrete yard into a

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Manderley achieves Canada’s Best Managed Gold Standard in 2014

Named in 2011- Manderley achieves Gold Standard in 2014 Manderley Turf Products Inc. is pleased to announce they have been awarded the Gold Standard designation as one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies in 2014 for excellence in business performance.  Sponsored by Deloitte, CIBC, National Post, Queen’s School of Business and MacKay CEO Forums, the Best Managed award recognizes Canadian owned and managed companies with revenues over $10 million for sustained growth, financial performance, management practices

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