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When to Fertilize Your Lawn (A Guide to Green & Healthy Grass)

If you search online, you will literally find a myriad of answers to the question, “when to fertilize lawn.” Some say fertilize heavily in the spring, and some say in the fall. Moreover, you’ll find conflicting answers about when to fertilize lawns from reputable experts. So, what is it? What’s […]


Calcium for Lawns – The Ultimate Guide to Applying Calcium to Your Lawn

Your lawn soil is basically made up of clay, silt, sand, and organic matter. However, that’s putting it a bit simply. Within these ‘ingredients’ are some basic nutrients that are also part of your soil–or should be. It’s not uncommon for soil to lack nutrients, which will then, in turn, […]

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THE BEST Lawn Fertilizers for Grass (Updated November 2022)

Maintaining a healthy lawn means choosing the best fertilizer for your grass type, climate, and lawn conditions. Although there are lots of lawn fertilizers to choose from today, you can narrow down the selection by opting for the best fertilizer for your grass and keeping the following information in mind. […]


Should I Fertilize Before or After Rain?

A basic and fundamental piece to any lawn care program is watering and fertilizing lawns. To achieve healthy grass and a healthy lawn, you must feed it and water it – be it with granular fertilizer or liquid fertilizer, and with irrigation/sprinklers or mother nature’s rainfall. When it comes to […]


What’s the Difference Between Ironite & Milorganite?

We all strive every year to get our lawns green – a deeper dark green lawn. With so many products and brands out there in the lawn care market, it can get confusing. One question is around Ironite vs. Milorganite, and what’s the difference between these two products? That’s what […]

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Lime For Lawns (What is Lime and When to Apply?)

When it comes to lime for lawns, homeowners often find themselves confused. When should it be applied, and how much is too much? Do lawns even need lime? Sometimes they do, but it can be difficult to know when or what types of lime to apply. Below, we’ll go in-depth […]

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THE BEST Starter Fertilizer For Grass, Seed & Lawns (2022)

Whether you’re overseeding an established lawn, starting over after a full lawn renovation, or planting new grass seed on bare soil, choosing the right starter fertilizer is key. Starter fertilizer for grass differs from other lawn fertilizers mainly due to the higher levels of Phosphorus (P). This number on the […]

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NEW Kelp4Less Lawn Care Products (EffortLush)

Over two years of integrating Kelp4less products into my lawn care regimen, months of experimenting, and countless hours of research and math, and it has come to fruition. I’m super excited to announce the new line of lawn care products from Kelp4less for 2021. ON SALE NOW! Designed to provide […]

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Yard Mastery Fertilizer & Lawn Care Products

Yard Mastery Lawn Care Products  The biggest and brightest new edition this year is now available for purchase at Yard Mastery.  Featuring their own line of fertilizers that are excellent choices for all grasses across the country. These can be used and substituted for many of the fertilizers in my […]


What is Nitrogen Blitz?

A popular topic this time of year for cool season lawns is Nitrogen Blitz. This dedicated approach to feeding your lawn in the fall can provide many benefits for the remainder of the growing season. Read some frequently asked questions, and answers, about Nitrogen Blitz below. I’m located in Massachusetts […]


Kelp4Less Green Lawn & Turf

The awesome guys and gals at Kelp4Less have a brand new product – and this time it’s specifically formulated for us lawn care addicts. Just in time for the 2020 lawn care season, Green Lawn & Turf is now for sale on the Kelp4Less website. After using a slew of […]