Each new season presents a new checklist for homeowners to properly take care of their lawn.
05 Sep 2017
Taking care of your lawn year-round means figuring out what to do with your yard waste. From tree trimmings to glass clippings to dead leaves, knowing where to take your lawn waste is an important part of maintaining a clean and debris-free yard.READ MORE
Americans apply 90 million pounds of pesticides every year, the EPA estimates. And, every year the ASPCA receives tens of thousands of calls about animals that have been exposed to insecticides, weed killers and other hazardous lawn and garden products.
Every lawn sees its share of damage. We use them for countless activities, and they’re constantly exposed to the elements.
While having all four seasons is a great experience to have living in Colorado, it can require extra flexibility and diligence in your lawn care. Here are five threats to the greenness of your lawn, and how you can combat them for the greenest grass on the block.
Aeration is a proven way to improve the health and beauty of your lawn. But how often should you aerate your lawn, and how exactly does it work?
Learn about how aeration works, how often to aerate, and how to do it right so your lawn is the greenest on the block all year long.
When your lawn is struck with dead, brown spots or grass that won’t quickly grow, what do you think of first? Probably lawn fertilizers, aeration, sprinkler systems and grass seed come to mind.
While those options are effective, there’s one route that’s one of the most natural ways to treat your yard, and you can do it yourself: food composting.
Although mowing and fertilizing are two of the most important aspects of lawn care, weeds can wreak havoc on your yard, undoing the meticulous work you’ve already done. Not only do they cause an unsightly mess, but they also choke out portions of your grass, making weed eradication a top priority. If you wish to maintain a lawn that’s the envy of the neighborhood, make sure to kill these weeds before they wipe out your beautiful yard.
There’s a lot of controversy about how often and how much people should water their lawns. Depending on the climate and the weather of your region, your watering schedule might differ from someone five states away. These tips and tricks should help you understand exactly how and when to water your Colorado lawn to have the greenest, most beautiful lawn all summer.READ MORE
With the arrival of summer comes all sorts of issues with lawns and lawn care. Between the bugs, the heat, and the increased lawn use, it can be very difficult to keep a yard green and vibrant. It’s important to maintain regular lawn care and maintenance in order to ensure a beautiful bed of grass 365 days a year. Here are eight tips to help keep your lawn looking brilliant and save you time in your lawn care routine.
In the summertime, lawns are often more reminiscent of long stalks of wheat than green, luscious grass. Thanks to blistering heat and unpredictable rainfall patterns, even the best care is sometimes not enough to prevent a lawn from turning yellow and dry. However, simply because your grass is brown doesn’t necessarily mean it’s dead.
In the summer, many homeowners struggle to keep their lawn green and healthy. Unless homeowners are careful, the blistering sun and unpredictable rainfall pattern can cause grass and shrubs to wilt and die. However, since summer is hail season, too much rain or sun are far from the only threats lawns and gardens face. Come hail season, here are a few changes all homeowners should make to lawn care and landscaping.READ MORE
Spring is the most critical time of the year for lawn care. Regardless of whether you grow anything in your yard, the changing climate will affect your grass and shrubs. To keep your lawn’s appearance from degrading, call a professional or set a lawn care schedule using this guide.READ MORE