Category Archives: Lawn Care

5 Ways to Successfully Aerate Your Lawn

5 Ways to Successfully Aerate Your Lawn

A beautiful lawn doesn’t just appear overnight. It needs constant maintenance, a solid watering schedule, and some room to breathe—yes, your lawn needs to breathe! Aeration is vital to achieve and maintain a healthy lawn because it breaks up the compacted soil and allows for better circulation of air, water and nutrients. Luckily, there are… Read more

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3 Common Mistakes You’re Probably Making with Your Lawn Care

3 Common Mistakes You’re Probably Making with Your Lawn Care

Having a well-manicured lawn is a great feeling, boosting your curb appeal and overall value of your home. However, many people are guilty of making a few common mistakes that can compromise the quality of your lawn. Thankfully, many missteps can be easily reversed! Here are a few mistakes you could be making with your… Read more

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Finding the Right Height for the Grass on Your Lawn

Finding the Right Height for the Grass on Your Lawn

Cutting the grass on your lawn can seem like an easy task—you just have to make sure it’s cut every so often, right? Well there’s actually a process to finding and maintaining the right height for the grass on your lawn. Some designs require different measurements, and certain species carry various demands. Not to mention,… Read more

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Four Things You’re Doing that Could Be Killing Your Lawn

Four Things You’re Doing that Could Be Killing Your Lawn

We all want a lush, green lawn. Sometimes however, despite your best efforts, you wind up with a lawn that’s parched and brown. So, what gives? Here are a few things that could possibly be killing your lawn! You let mowing slide. We get it. We all have busy weeks from time to time, and… Read more

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How to Prepare Your Lawn for Your Memorial Day BBQ

How to Prepare Your Lawn for Your Memorial Day BBQ

With Memorial Day coming up, it’s time to start planning for your first outdoor BBQ of the season. You have the grocery list made, the invites sent out, and yet what’s most worrisome is your lawn that’s still shaking off the effects of winter. Here are just a few things you can do to make… Read more

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How Much Water is Too Much for Your Lawn?

How Much Water is Too Much for Your Lawn?

You want to keep your lawn looking its best throughout the year, so doesn’t that mean watering it as much as possible? Wrong – too much water is just as harmful as too little water. Keep reading to learn how to properly water your lawn before turning the sprinkler on! Your lawn needs 1-1 ½… Read more

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How to Choose the Right Mower for Your Lawn

How to Choose the Right Mower for Your Lawn

    There’s no more snow to cover up your unkempt lawn anymore, which means lawn mowing season has begun! Are you currently on the hunt for a mower? Here are a few things to consider before buying:   Evaluate your lawn Though your budget and personal preferences are important when choosing a lawn mower,… Read more

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How to Fix Common Lawn Problems

How to Fix Common Lawn Problems

Maintaining a healthy lawn is hard work. Whether it’s being suffocated by a few feet of snow or baking in the summer sun, your grass needs your help to stay rich in nutrients and growing beautifully. Here are some solutions to your most common lawn problems! Weeds Ever wonder why your lawn has so many… Read more

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Valentine’s Day Gifts for Gardening Lovers

Valentine’s Day Gifts for Gardening Lovers

Valentine’s Day is right around the corner, and if you’ve got someone in your life who loves planting, pruning, mulching and more, you may be wondering about the perfect gift. Read on for a few ideas for Valentine’s Day gifts for gardening lovers, and plant the seeds of love in your gardener’s heart this year.… Read more

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Three Common Lawn Mowing Mistakes

Three Common Lawn Mowing Mistakes

The days of winter are winding down, and spring will be here before you know it! As you start to ready your property for the warmer months, make sure you avoid these common lawn mowing mistakes. Cutting too short Cutting your lawn too short is the most common mistake homeowners make. Known as “scalping,” mowing… Read more

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