What is a box tree borer and how do you fight it?

The box tree borer is a small butterfly. The up-to-5 cm long caterpillars with their yellow-to-dark green color, the black head capsule and the black-and-white stripes are pretty to look at. But their pretty appearance is deceiving because they are voracious pests that eat box trees and shrubs and destroy them.

It happens every year – spring cleaning!

Winter is over and the first warm sun rays are streaming through the window. Unfortunately, even the brightest sun beams are only half as enjoyable when the view of the spring-like world is clouded by dirty windowpanes. Suddenly, you realize: Spring cleaning is due! But you don’t have to worry! We show you how to handle spring cleaning efficiently and quickly.

Transforming commercial property into living space

Text: Tino Büschlen It sounds so easy: Build a few walls in the empty open-plan office, install a small kitchen and the dream apartment is ready. However, in practice this endeavor turns out to be a lot more complicated. The housing situation in larger cities, such as Basel, Bern or Zurich, is often precarious. When …

Seasonal flowers – What blooms in the spring

Spring flowers are all the flowers that start to grow begining in the month of March. Sometimes the blooming time even starts in months when there is still snow in the garden. In addition, spring flowers often smell so intense, they attract pollinators. As spring draws near, it is time to think about the flowerbed design. We have some helpful tips in store that we would like to introduce to you.

Exceptional living

At the beginning of the new year there are many new objects to discover in our marketplace. Whether castles, old building dreams or cozy chalets – all objects offer their own extraordinary character. We introduce you to some exclusive properties.   Charming luxury chalet In keeping with winter, we present this dream property, which is …