Category: Lawn Care

New Sod Care

Summer Care For Your New Sod Lawn The first 14 days of care are critical.  The establishment of your new sod lawn is easy. Sod should be laid on your dry soil THE VERY DAY IT ARRIVES! If temperatures are above 90° the soil should be moistened the day before to cool soil temperatures and just….

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Watering Grass in Winter

Winter watering can be tricky since a specific “recipe” for how and when to water your lawn does not exist. Watering depends on many factors, including: Soil type Grass species Temperature Cool Season Lawns Cool season lawns, such as ryegrasses or fescues, prefer cooler temperatures and do well during mild winters, but still require consistent….

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How to Keep Your Lawn Green

Managing your lawn and garden to keep it weed, disease, and pest free can sometimes be a complex process. With a little work, there are ways to customize an approach and plan to maintain your specific needs. It is important to become educated on the different problems you may be encountering, whether it is insects,….

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Pre Emergent Herbicide Guide

A pre-emergent is an herbicide that works to eliminate weeds before they emerge into your lawn. When a pre-emergent is used correctly, they will get rid of weeds before you even see them pop up through your grass. It is important to remember that you cannot simply rely on only a pre-emergent to control any….

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Springtime Lawn Care Tips

There are few better ways to express pride in your home than with a well-manicured, great looking lawn, no matter what time of year it is. This is why American homeowners take a great deal of pride in their yards. Lawn watering, fertilizing and mowing are labors of love homeowners from coast to coast painstakingly….

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Mulching vs Bagging Grass

Most lawnmowers come complete with a clippings bagger. So naturally, you will feel inclined to affix the bag to the mower with every use. But there are a few things you may not realize when you clip the bagger to the mower. Bagging Deprives Nutrients When you regularly cut your lawn, and the clippings aren’t….

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