Rentals in Cleveland, Ohio and Cleveland Contractors: "The Home Mechanics" Blog
  • Welcome to the RPC Blog

    Welcome to Reilly Painting & Contracting, "The Home Mechanics," and Reilly Properties. We are your Cleveland Contractors who also provide rentals in Cleveland, Ohio. We have served Cleveland Heights for 35 years.

    Brook Reilly Photo This blog is edited, maintained, and written by Brook Reilly, a social media and blogging consultant based in Cleveland, OH.

  • Contact Us

    Name

    Email

    Message

    captcha

  • Socialize

    Find us on Facebook.

    Watch us on YouTube.

    Follow us on Twitter.

    See us on Pinterest.

    Subscribe to our RSS feed.

  • Points of Interest

  • Topics

  • Testimonial

    "The painting/repair team assigned to us was so professional, polite and efficient. The attention to small details made our house look really great. Tom, Bill and the team really listened to our concerns, whether small or large, and eliminated them all. It is so delightful to have had such a positive experience. We appreciate it very much."

    Janis P.
    Cleveland

  • Tag Archives: Bobbie’s Green Thumb

    Bobbie Schwartz is Back To Talk Summer Gardening!

    TweetWritten by Bobbie Schwartz The High Line in Summer In January, I wrote about visiting the High Line (in New York) in the middle of winter. At that time, I said that I hoped to visit it in every season. … Continue reading

    Filed under: Gardening & Landscaping, Support Local
    Tags: , ,

    Early Spring Gardening Tips With Bobbie Schwartz

    TweetWritten by Bobbie Schwartz One of the harbingers of Spring is Stylophorum diphyllum, the Celandine Poppy.  Its slightly felted, pinnate, very lobed, light green leaves usually foliate in April but this year it was in early March. Then, normally in … Continue reading

    Filed under: Forest Hill News & Events, Gardening & Landscaping
    Tags: , ,

    Gardening Tips With Bobbie Schwartz

    TweetWritten by Bobbie Schwartz Spring is coming sooner than usual. Yesterday, as I walked through the garden, I noticed that my Anemone blanda was blooming. In a normal year (is there such a thing any more?), the anemone doesn’t bloom … Continue reading

    Filed under: Forest Hill News & Events, Gardening & Landscaping, Support Local
    Tags: , ,

    Underused Bulbs: Gardening Tips With Bobbie Schwartz

    TweetWritten by Bobbie Schwartz: Every avid gardener lusts for as much color as possible in the landscape. Integrating bulbs into the landscape is a very effective design tool for extending and intensifying the amount of color.We often neglect many of … Continue reading

    Filed under: Gardening & Landscaping
    Tags: , , ,

    Winter Landscaping With Bobbie Schwartz

    TweetWritten by Bobbie Schwartz of Bobbie’s Green Thumb Yesterday, I saw an amazing site/sight. I was in New York for the weekend and went to see the High Line, an abandoned elevated railway that has been repurposed as a public … Continue reading

    Filed under: Gardening & Landscaping
    Tags: , ,

    Tree Care With Bobbie Schwartz

    TweetFall Tree Care – Written by Bobbie Schwartz Now that we’ve had our first snowfalls, short though they’ve been, we know that winter is upon us. Most of you don’t realize that the trees we take for granted could use … Continue reading

    Filed under: Gardening & Landscaping
    Tags: , ,

    Winter Landscaping Tips With Bobbie Schwartz

    TweetDecorating Outdoor Containers for the Winter – Written by Bobbie Schwartz I leave most of my containers outdoors for the winter because I no longer have the time or energy to haul them into the garage or the basement. Keep … Continue reading

    Filed under: Forest Hill News & Events, Gardening & Landscaping
    Tags: , , ,

    Autumn Gardeing Tips With Bobbie Schwartz

    TweetOverwintering Outdoor Plants Many landscape plants die during the winter but there are steps you can take to lower the mortality rate. Even though temperatures drop, keep watering your landscape until we have a hard frost. Stressed plants have lesser … Continue reading

    Filed under: Gardening & Landscaping
    Tags: , , ,

    End Of September Gardening Tips With Bobbie Schwartz

    TweetBobbie Schwartz is here to give us her advice and input on gardening tips for the end of September. Schwartz is the owner of Bobbie’s Green Thumb, a full-service, award-winning landscape design company that creates gardens and landscapes in Cleveland … Continue reading

    Filed under: Forest Hill News & Events, Gardening & Landscaping, Home Mechanic Tips
    Tags: , ,

    Reilly Painting Blog welcomes Gardening & Landscape Master Bobbie Schwartz

    Tweet  If you are a Cleveland or Shaker Heights resident and are looking for a gardening and landscape design expert, the name Bobbie Schwartz is sure to be at the top of your list. Schwartz, the owner of Bobbie’s Green … Continue reading

    Filed under: Forest Hill News & Events, Gardening & Landscaping
    Tags: , ,