Mowing your grass too short is one of the biggest mistakes made in lawn care. Homeowners typically think the shorter their grass is, the more groomed it will look, the less they will have to cut it, and the healthier it will be. But this is flawed thinking and is rooted in a few common misconceptions.
The winter months are essential in order to renew the minerals in soil, but unfortunately a long winter can cause some damage to your lawn. While your kids roll up snowmen and you try to shovel the shortest path to your car, you may be inadvertently killing the grass below the snow. As the weather […]
It is a well-known fact that worms dig through the soil, allowing it to be naturally aerated, thus allowing your plants to breathe and grow in a much healthier way. Worms are simply the best lawn care aid there is.
It’s that inevitable time of the year when all the luscious summer plants have withered and the colorful fall leaves have crumbled, and all that’s left is a dead, dreary winter graveyard. How do you make something that look so depressing come to life for the joyful holiday seasons? It’s not as hard as you […]
Like most American homeowners, the thought of having a beautiful, healthy green lawn with stunning curb appeal is both desirable and a never-ending struggle. However, according to a BusinessWire infographic, a large majority of the population is not educated on how to properly maintain their lawn, and may even be overcompensating when it comes to […]
The fall season is amazing, isn’t it? The leaves of the trees are starting to turn red and yellow as they begin to fall all around us, leaving a beautiful carpet behind as if they were naturally decorating the world as they have always done it. Even though the scenery can be pleasant elsewhere it can also […]
Ah, the summer is over, the time for bright and hot days is coming to an end and the leaves of the trees are slowly starting to fade and fall. It is indeed a wonderful show but along with the season therein comes a number of plagues that may infest our lawns and one should […]
The outside of your home can be just as, if not more, important than the inside. A well-maintained lawn can be a big part of keeping your house looking attractive and clean. A little bit can go a long way in proving you care for your home and even your neighborhood. Some people don’t know […]
Summer heat can take a toll on turf, especially when your lawn care program falls short. If you mow too low, water too much or too little, or ignore early signs of pests, your grass could quickly become lackluster or even completely die in small or large patches. Keep your lawn looking its best all […]