Tree Felling vs Tree Pruning

Tree felling and tree pruning are two different practices in landscaping. Here are the main differences between the two. Tree Felling Tree felling refers to the complete removal of a tree from its base. It involves cutting down the entire tree trunk. Tree felling is usually done for various reasons including land clearance and to prevent any hazardous situations like … Read More

Garden Care Through Autumn and Winter

As the cold starts to creep in, it’s time to take some sound advice from Jonty Kirkby on lawn care through the season to ensure a beautiful, lush garden come the warmer months. Mowing the lawn in autumn can be different than mowing it in the summer months. As the weather starts to cool down and the days get shorter, … Read More

Winter Gardening with some Home-Grown Vegetables!

If the lockdown is getting to you, you’re not the only one! Why not start (or continue) with a winter hobby of gardening. Gardening can be incredibly rewarding – time outside to enjoy the winter sun and the satisfaction of eating the delicious vegetables grown in your backyard. There are many vegetable seeds available at your local nursery – it’s … Read More

Pebble Creek River Estate Landscape Maintenance

In April 2019, RealGreen was awarded the Landscape Maintenance contract for Pebble Creek River Estate. Over the past 10 months RealGreen, in conjunction with Whitfield’s, have worked tirelessly to improve the standards on-site. On the estate, our tasks include, but are not limited to: Pool maintenance Irrigation monthly  maintenance Washing of the stairs cases Washing of car ports General landscape … Read More

A RealGreen Welcome to 2020!

Welcome to 2020.  A new decade, a new year and a new month. It’s hard to believe that 2019 is a thing of the past and we are a month into 2020. The festive period is a distant memory and its full steam ahead.  Thank you to the team players who worked tirelessly over the festive period to ensure all … Read More

Wreath Laying at Thaba Tshwane New Military Cemetery

RealGreen is proud to be associated with the Common Wealth War Graves Commission. We currently maintain 10 cemeteries in Gauteng and Kwa-Zulu Natal for the commission. On the 10th of November, RealGreen were invited to lay a wreath at the Annual Remembrance  Day memorial, at the Thaba Tshwane New Military Cemetery in Pretoria. We’d like to thank the Common Wealth … Read More

RealGreen Annual Awards

On Friday the 15th of November, RealGreen held its first Annual Awards luncheon at 33 High Street, Modderfontein. This was a very special moment for us, as we acknowledged the staff who have been with us from the start of RealGreen. 5 year Awards were issued to the staff who completed 5 years of service at the end of 2018. 13 … Read More

Mathunzi Gardens

The RealGreen team is proud to announce the addition of Mathunzi Gardens to our portfolio of discerning clients. This residential complex, situated in Fourways, Gauteng, consists of 69 units. The RealGreen team have allocated 4 full-time staff to the account, which includes monthly maintenance of lawns and gardens. RealGreen have also set this complex up as a full battery powered … Read More

Inaugural RealGreen Soccer Tournament!

On Saturday 5th of October, RealGreen held its first company soccer tournament at Huddle Park, hosted by FivesFutbol. The reason for the event was to have a fun day out as a company, doing something the majority of the staff enjoy – SOCCER! Our fitness was put to the test by playing 3 x 15 minute pool games, followed by 4 … Read More

RealGreen Spruces Up Mamolid Sundowns F.C. Fields

We’re proud to report that we were recently contracted by Mamalodi Sundowns F.C. to carry out a spring treatment on their training fields at Chloorkop. Every job done by the RealGreen team is done to the highest standards, and we’re honoured to be a part of Mamalodi Sundowns training field maintenance. The treatment included a light scarification to remove thatch … Read More