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October 7, 2016

Blog

November 1st, 2016
According to recent climatologist reports, the drought covering most of Georgia is expanding, and will persist through January. Northeast Georgia is currently in an “exceptional drought” and it’s even worse in the Northwest corner of the state. Lake Lanier is nearly 10 feet below full pool (1,071) as we headed into winter.
October 7th, 2016
Even through the fall and winter, when grass and other plants in your landscape are dormant, there are ways to care for your landscape.
August 29th, 2016
The best time of year to aerate your fescue grass is in early fall, which is quickly approaching. The reason for this is because fescue is growing rapidly at this time of year.
July 28th, 2016
The Big Green Egg is the premier ceramic grill and smoker on the market and there are several key ways to utilize the Big Green Egg to enjoy the ultimate cooking experience.
June 28th, 2016
Currently, much of North Georgia is experiencing severe drought conditions and it doesn’t look like those conditions are set to change anytime soon. This is worrisome for our landscapes and lawns, so it’s important to know how to use your irrigation system in your favor.
May 19th, 2016
Pro Touch Landscapes will begin sending a monthly e-newsletter and we want you to join to keep up with landscaping news, specials and other great industry information.
April 18th, 2016
Summer flowers and plants have arrived at Pro Touch Landscapes, along with potting soil, mulch and new planters.
March 22nd, 2016
The Big Green Egg line is now at Pro Touch Landscapes. Big Green Egg is the largest producer of ceramic cooking systems and based in Atlanta. Stop in anytime and take a look at our selection of smokers and barbecue accessories!
February 19th, 2016
Recently, Pro Touch Landscapes installed an outdoor kitchen in the retail store that is perfect for upcoming spring and summer outdoor festivities and barbecues.
February 18th, 2016
“I found the best Mac -n- Cheese recipe a few years ago. Try this for the Big Game, or any day, if you have time!
January 21st, 2016
Even though it is the dead of winter, it’s time to think about your lawn’s fertilizer and pesticide needs for the spring and summer. With professional fertilizers and pesticides we can save your lawn up to 30% of water by delivering just the right amount of nutrients needed.
December 14th, 2015
Even through the winter, when grass and other plants in your landscape are more dormant, there are things that you want to make sure you DON’T do to your landscape. We’ve pulled together the top 5 things you should avoid doing to your landscape this winter.
November 9th, 2015
Recently, the professionals at Pro Touch Landscapes completed a new landscape plan at The Fudgery on Green St. in Gainesville. The English Tudor-style building was in need of an updated landscape and we put together something that they loved by using the Tudor-style garden plan, as well.
September 16th, 2015
Fall is closing in on Northeast Georgia and it’s time to prepare your lawn for fall and winter. This week fescue and starter fertilizer arrived at Pro Touch Landscapes. We also are excited that pansies will arrive to the store in just a couple weeks.
August 12th, 2015
As you all know that August in Georgia is typically the hottest month of the year. And during the hot summer months it is more important than ever to stay hydrated, especially if you are doing any type of landscaping work around your home.
July 15th, 2015
It’s time for warm season grass aeration! Aeration is done twice and year and more often if you have turf grass like centipede or St. Augustine. Aeration benefits your lawn by reducing runoff, increases drought tolerance, loosens compacted soil, stimulates root growth and improves health.
June 11th, 2015
As you all know, we sure do love our Kamado Joes in the store but in honor of Father’s Day this year we are offering you a grill that you won’t want to pass up. It is a Swiss Grill ZUG! This portable outdoor tabletop gas grill lets you have your favorite past time wherever you want! It’s perfect for camping, fishing boating and tailgating!
May 21st, 2015
It’s finally the kickoff to summer this weekend and Dino Bones are a great dish to impress your guests for your celebrations! You can smoke the Dino Bones in 5 steps and here’s how.
April 14th, 2015
April is a time of transition for your landscape from winter to spring and summer. Not only are your lawn, shrubs and flowers transitioning but you might be seeing weeds popping up everywhere! To combat a weed problem in your lawn, that will likely get worse through the summer months, taking advantage of the Pro Chem Management program’s 6 step process will rid your lawn of weeds and ensure a beautiful landscape through the fall.
March 10th, 2015
Pro Touch Landscapes’ retail store is gearing up for warmer weather and barbecue season with new barbecue products and store displays.
February 3rd, 2015
Luckily winter in Northeast Georgia has been fairly mild so far, but even though it’s cold doesn’t mean you can’t start planning for a spring garden and landscaping. First, you’ll need to think about where you would like to add a vegetable garden or other plants in reference to the amount of sunlight the plants will need.
December 19th, 2014
Last month the professionals at Pro Touch Landscapes blogged about making sure to winterize your irrigation system but you also should make sure your lawn is winterized, as well.
November 21st, 2014
Last winter in Northeast Georgia was terribly cold with several big snows and, of course, what locals refer to as Snowmaggedon. This winter is shaping to be just as frigid as we have already felt temperatures in the teens in Northeast Georgia, and it’s only mid-November. Due to the extreme cold temperatures, last winter, there were many problems with irrigation systems locally when the ground began to thaw and homeowners started turning back on irrigation systems to water their lawns.
October 15th, 2014
Doesn’t everyone just love fall and the beautiful colors that start popping up on front porches? A great way to add a splash of color to your containers on your front porch or garden is to create a container garden with pansies and kale.
September 15th, 2014
The best time of year to aerate your fescue grass is in early fall, which is quickly approaching. The reason for this is because fescue is growing rapidly at this time of year.
August 15th, 2014
Tap IT will open in the next month and will feature 29 taps including craft beers and ginger ales along with craft and specialty wines. “We kind of fell into the popularity craze …” Zack Thompson, co-owner of Pro Touch Landscapes, told The Gainesville Times in an interview from Aug. 5.
July 18th, 2014
Every so often the barbecue masters at Pro Touch teach a Kamado Joe cooking class at Chattahoochee Country Club. During our most recent class we taught eager grillers how to use a cedar plank for cooking on the grill.
June 9th, 2014
Father’s Day is almost here and to celebrate we will be offering 10% off our Kamado Joe Grills and Smokers along with barbecue accessories and products.
May 13th, 2014
Pro Touch Landscapes has been stocking the store and planning a fun day of activities for its Spring Open House, set for May 17 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Everyone in the Northeast Georgia community is welcome to stop by the store on Saturday and taste some great cooking on the Kamado Joe grills along with inflatables for the children. From 10 a.m. to noon, the WDUN 550-AM radio show “Home Grown” will be broadcasting live.
April 21st, 2014
North Georgia has finally thawed out from a relentless winter and now it’s time to get your lawn ready for summer! It’s not as simple as just throwing a little grass seed out or treating with fertilizer. For the greenest and lushest lawn possible, it will take a little work, whether you hire a professional or do the work on your own.
March 19th, 2014
Spring is almost here! March 20 is the official spring equinox and after such a cold, snowy and rainy winter in Northeast Georgia everyone seems to be excited for spring. Especially the landscape professionals at Pro Touch Landscapes! The garden experts at Pro Touch have spent much of the winter pulling together an amazing selection of spring and summer gardening products and will have the first shipment of flowers delivered the week of April 7.
February 25th, 2014
The massive, and mobile, 12-foot tall Red Elephant that has greeted Gainesville locals for years, many times wishing a lucky person happy birthday or celebrating an event, found a home with Pro Touch Landscapes last summer and became the company’s official mascot.
January 13th, 2014
When Mr. Holcomb, an 83 year-old Gainesville, Ga. veteran, left Japan after World War II he brought one pretty interesting thing back from the war: an original Kamado ceramic grill. The original Kamado, now on display in the Pro Touch outdoors store, is orange and green with the original stickers still in tact!
December 11th, 2013
Do you know your way around a ceramic smoker or Kamado Joe? Well, we do! And we would love to share our barbecue techniques with you at an upcoming cooking class!
November 21st, 2013
The sights, smells and fun of the holiday season is here and we can’t wait to be a part of your Christmas holiday by providing all the trimmings you need to create a gorgeous holiday.
November 14th, 2013
Recently Pro Touch Landscapes opened a retail location offering landscaping, outdoors and barbecue products.