When Should I Mulch and How Much Mulch Do I Need?

Use mulch as an accent. Mulching can help create healthy lawns but also has an aesthetic value. Choose a colored mulch that compliments the exterior colors of your home in the brick, stone, stucco and siding. For example, brown or red mulch goes well with brick houses. Using a black mulch can contrast with flowers, improving the appearance of your landscape. (more…)