Lawn Weed Advice

Lawn Weed Advice

A Few Basic Tips for Getting Rid of Lawn Weeds You walk into your spring lawn, and are less than thrilled to see lawn weeds growing much better than your grass is. This season of the year is a good time to use the kind of weed-killers that kill from the root of the weed. You may think that it’s […]

Lawn Aeration

Lawn Aeration

When Does Your Yard Need Lawn Aeration? What exactly is lawn aeration? And how does it help to beautify your yard? Lawn aeration begins with moving small plugs of soil from your lawn. You can purchase an aerator that works by hand, but most aeration is normally done with a machine that uses hollow spoons mounted on a drum or a disk. […]

Lawn Problems

Lawn Problems

Lawn Problems and How to get Rid of Them Lawn problems can be hard to identify, even for veteran landscapers. There are various categories that most lawn issues fall into: drainage problems, moles, moss, weeds, lawn disease and insects. Too much or not enough water can cause lawn problems. Test your yard by taking a soil sample, and having an […]

Lawn Grubs

Lawn Grubs

How to Deal with Lawn Grubs Homeowners often raise concern about lawn grubs and how best to manage them. They usually show up in the early months of fall, in the Midwest. Only a small percentage of yards will ever be affected by lawn grubs, but they are capable on inflicting serious damage if you have a large population in […]

Lawn Fungus

Lawn Fungus

How to Rid Your Yard of Lawn Fungus Many lawn fungus issues can be effectively prevented by a good fungicide and proper maintenance. Both methods are important in preventing the growth of lawn fungi. If your yard is healthy, it can more effectively fight off enemies like insects, weeds and fungi. Keeping your yard trimmed at a proper level and […]

Best Lawn Cutting Advice

Best Lawn Cutting Advice

The Ins and Outs of Lawn Cutting Kids have been lawn cutting for so many years, it doesn’t seem like there’s much to the job. But if you’ve never cut a lawn, you really do need to know the basics that the kids probably don’t. Lawn cutting can be harder than it seems, especially if you want to do it right. You […]

Best Lawn Seeding Advice

Best Lawn Seeding Advice

What You Need to Know about Lawn Seeding Lawn seeding is a simple process, if you know what type of grass grows the best in your area and climate. Unless you’re hiring a landscaper, schedule some hours to be spent in the yard. The first thing to decide on is what type of grass to seed with. There are two […]