It’s here! It’s here! It’s finally here! Springtime in Colorado Springs is one of my
favorite times of the year. While our temperatures are finally on the rise and we are able
to get out and start implementing our landscaping projects for the summer, it is best to
check with your HOA Manager at Diversified Association Management to see if your
summer “to-do” list requires Architectural or Landscape Committee approval.
Also, along with our beautiful summers comes our rainy season. Weeds just love this
time of year! The combination of warmer temperatures and afternoon rains is an amazing
recipe for weeds. One of the advantages of living in an HOA Managed by Diversified
Association Management is that you have someone performing site visits and sending
notices to those that do not maintain their lots. While it is not the most pleasant aspect of
our jobs, we recognize that residents that live in an HOA would prefer to not look at
yards full of weeds that are not being maintained. After all, that is one of the biggest
reasons buyers purchase their home in an HOA.
Spraying weeds is always better than pulling them. The weed spray, being left to work
its magic for at least 10 days, gets to the root of the weed, ensuring, most often, that the
weed will not return again during the growing season. Spray weeds as soon as they
become noticeable to you.
Don’t forget to make time to enjoy all of the beautiful activities that Colorado has to