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.
This blog is edited, maintained, and written by Brook Reilly, a social media and blogging consultant based in Cleveland, OH.
Thanks! Your crew was great. Bruce was especially thorough, skillful and polite. A great job by all and the best paint job we've ever had. See you in the fall!
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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