Toronto to resume regular yard waste collection as landscaping companies, garden centres reopen – Toronto

frank lampard

The City of Toronto is set to resume regular yard waste collection this week as landscaping companies and garden centres resume some operations amid the novel coronavirus pandemic.

Officials said the start of yard waste collection was delayed in March as part of the City’s response to COVID-19 to ensure there would be enough workers to maintain collection of regular garbage.

[ Sign up for our Health IQ newsletter for the latest coronavirus updates ]

Yard waste collection temporarily resumed over the past four weeks and in a news release Sunday, officials said the City has determined it can continue on a regular basis.


READ MORE:
Coronavirus: Ontario allows certain businesses, workplaces to reopen May 4

The news comes as garden centres and lawn care companies in the province are set to resume some operations on Monday.

Meanwhile, the City said there has been an increased level of

Read More

70 Best Front Yard and Backyard Landscaping Ideas

frank lampard

If you’re anything like us, you know that it’s not just the inside that counts—particularly when it comes to your house. Accenting the exterior of your home with natural elements, from flora and fauna to privacy trees, stonework, and water features, makes for a far more inviting space for your future guests (and not to mention a restful retreat for you!).

Here, we’ve compiled our favorite landscaping ideas in the hopes that they’ll inspire your next outdoor renovation. Let these backyard ideas motivate you to create your own beautiful garden or front lawn oasis without breaking the bank. From a perfectly-positioned rose arch that’ll give your home major English garden vibes, to a modern brick staircase dotted with flowers and a fabulous dug-out fire pit (s’mores, anyone?), there’s something here for just about every homeowner—no matter his or her design sensibility.

Of course, the best part of the ideas we’ve

Read More