How To Choose A Lawn Mower

How To Choose A Lawn Mower

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Riding mowers, push mowers, and electric mowers – oh my! With so many to choose from and plenty of features to consider, it can be difficult to settle on the right mower. So, just how do you select the right lawn mower? That’s the focus of this post, and as you’ll find out as you … Read more

Getting Rid of Quackgrass in Lawns

Quackgrass is a common perennial grass that grows in many different climates and just about every type of soil. And if it’s not managed properly, this creeping perennial grass can quickly lead to an unsightly complete lawn takeover. In this post, we’ll cover what you need to know about this weed and how to get … Read more

How To Get Rid Of Ticks


Of all the biting creatures that visit our lawns and gardens, ticks are arguably the worst of all. Not only do these pests have the ability to bite people and pets, but they are able to spread serious diseases as well. Tick prevention will go a long way toward reducing risk factors for disease and … Read more

How To Get Rid of Mosquitoes

mosquito on grass blade

Of all the pest species that frequent our backyards, adult mosquitoes may be the worst of all. Capable of biting humans and sucking their blood, concerns associated with mosquito-borne diseases can keep homeowners from enjoying their lives to the fullest. This article will provide some critical information about pesky mosquitoes, as well as the ways … Read more

The Best Organic Fertilizers for Lawns


When many people think of fertilizer, the synthetic fertilizer type is the only type that comes to mind. You know, the chemical fertilizers packed with potentially harsh chemicals facilitate green grass, but possibly at the expense of the environment. The good news is that you have options beyond this synthetic conventional lawn fertilizer when it … Read more

How To Have An Awesome Lawn

awesome lawn

You know an awesome lawn when you see it – a dark greek that it’s almost blue, defined stripes in the lawn, and it stands out among the entire neighborhood. If you want to have a great lawn then you need to know exactly what to do at the right time. No matter what your … Read more

The Best Time to Water Grass

watering full lawn grass

Aside from proper lawn mowing, the next most important piece to any lawn care guide to a healthy lawn is proper lawn watering. If you follow this guide to proper watering, you’ll avoid shallow root systems, lawn fungus, and disease, and oversaturated/dry turf and soil. What is the best time of day to water grass? … Read more

How Long Does It Take For Grass to Grow?

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Late summer and early autumn is the perfect time of year to plant grass seed. Whether you overseed an existing lawn or completely renovate your lawn, this is prime time for cool-season grasses. For cool-season grass, the cooler days and morning dew of early fall provide ideal conditions for grass seed and grass seedlings to … Read more