Our Blog

Request a Quote

Check out our blog for news, tips and tricks from Mavroff “The Mulchman”.

How to Apply Mulch

For best results, planting beds, tree rings, and shrub beds should be cleared of any existing weeds before the mulch is applied and spread. You may also want to install a weed barrier (available at most garden supply centers) to help prevent new growth of...

read more

How to Calculate Square Footage of Landscape Beds

Divide the beds into squares, rectangles, triangles & circles to make it easier to calculate. To find the area of a SQUARE – multiply the length x’s the width To find the area of a RECTANGLE – multiply the length x’s the width To find the area of a...

read more

Mulch Coupon

Join Our NewsletterWe will email you a Mulch Coupon!Plus Get Tips From The Mulchman   Request a Quote  

read more

Why Mulch?

Mulch can do wonders for improving the overall beauty and health of your landscape and plants. While mulch can be used to improve the overall physical appearance of the landscape, the benefits it has to offer your trees, shrubs and planting beds run far...

read more

Preparing your Lawn and Garden for Spring Mulching

Prepare your lawn for spring by removing debris such as leaves, twigs, dead plants, and other undesirables that have accumulated over the winter. Drainage areas are typically where this debris gathers. By clearing these,  you ensure that the rains of...

read more

How to Prepare Your Garden for Fall and Winter

How to Prepare Your Garden for Fall and Winter As the weather begins to get colder, the ground temperatures begin to change. Did you know that rapid freezing and thawing can cause problems to some garden plants and can invite unwanted pests...

read more

What is the Best Playground Flooring?

What’s the big deal with certified playground wood chips and is it really better than other playground surfaces that have been used for decades? YES! So much better! The iPhone isn’t the only thing that’s been upgrading, mulch has too, specifically, mulch for...

read more

Landscaping with Mulch

Ever wonder why some homes at first glance just look put together? You can’t quite put your finger on it, but the lawn, the home, everything just looks … put together.  Well, search no further for the hidden secret to the perfect lawn because right here we...

read more

Keep Plants Cool, Moist and Free of Weeds

Apply mulch around your trees, shrubs, vegetable plants and flower gardens, to provide ground covering to keep the soil in your beds moist. You will water less and your garden will stay free of weeds. Using Mulch to Keep Gardens Cool and Moist Using mulch...

read more

Join Our Newsletter

We will email you a Mulch Coupon!
Plus Get Tips From The Mulchman

Customer Reviews

"Mavroff did a great job."

-Anna, Germantown

"I love Mavroff Mulch! Always good quality and the colors seem to last longer than others."

-Erin, New Berlin

"Mavroff is THE Original Mulchman. Have used them for many years."

-Frank, Brookfield