Category: General

What Do You Do with Old Pool Water?

Is draining the hot tub or pool on your fall chore list? If so, please follow these steps to avoid harming the environment. Pool water contains chemicals that are toxic to fish and other aquatic life. Debris from backwash water…

Don’t Stress Out about Your Lawn this Summer

Lawns in western Washington don’t require irrigation to survive. If you don’t mind a brown lawn during the summer, your lawn will green up again when the rains return in the fall. Watering deeply once a month in summer helps…

Snowpocalypse!

With the change of seasons, it’s a good time to start grudgingly recognizing the possibility that Western Washington may be blanketed with snow for a few days in the not-too-distant future, sending our world hurtling toward the precipice of chaos…

Welcome to the Kirkland Environmental Service Blog

Welcome! With this blog, we’re looking forward to providing our readers with a depth of information not afforded by our other social media.  Twitter and Facebook only allow us to serve up tasty but less-than-filling morsels of information to our…