Hilton Landscape Supply

Job Title: Skilled Diesel Mechanic

April 1, 2019

Job Description: Well established company looking for a skilled diesel mechanic to work nights and weekends. The ideal candidate will be well versed in mechanical experience, self-motivated to learn about our company and equipment, take ownership in their position and think outside the box. Compensation:┬áHilton Landscape Supply offers competitive wages, health benefits, and a matching… Read More

Job Title: Store & Yard Supervisor

March 16, 2019

Job Description: Position oversees the staffing and scheduling of the retail store, yard hands, and loader operators this includes ensuring employees are taking breaks and lunch periods as mandated by state laws. The supervisor will be responsible for training new employees on the point of sale, normal daily procedures, loader and forklift safety training, and… Read More

Xeriscaping. The Hot New Trend in Landscaping

April 15, 2018

The landscaping technique of xeriscaping has become more and more popular as people grow more aware of the environment and seek ways to keep it healthy. This type of gardening uses very little water and utilizes plants that can thrive in drought conditions. What is Xeriscaping? The word comes from Greek word xeros, which means… Read More

Dirt vs Soil vs Topsoil: Is There A Difference?

March 28, 2018

If you are not a gardener or landscaper, then you might not know that there is a difference between topsoil, soil and dirt. The former two can support plant growth, but the latter cannot support plant growth. That’s quite useful for people who would like to make their own garden or are trying to landscape… Read More

It’s Bare Root Season. Simple Steps on Planting Bare Root Trees

March 15, 2018

Later winter and early spring are the ideal times for Oregonians to plant bare root trees. Planting them now gives them time to acclimate to your garden or lawn without the stress of very cold or very hot weather. March is a great time to plant bare root fruit trees, berries, and ornamental trees and… Read More

Using Compost as a Soil Additive to Improve Your Garden

February 28, 2018

Compost is an excellent and inexpensive source of nutrition for any garden. Some people think mulch and compost are interchangeable, but the latter is always organic material that breaks down through the action of aerobic and anaerobic bacteria. Mulch can be made of materials as varied as newspaper, fruits and vegetable peels, coffee and even… Read More

It’s Time to Start Your Spring Planting

February 15, 2018

Even though it may be a little chilly outside still, spring is still in the offing. The ground is thawing out, the temperatures are warming up, and the sun is lingering a bit longer each day. It’s is time to think of spring planting. Spring planting includes the plants that you start both indoors and… Read More