The Importance Of Aerating Your Lawn….

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It's one of the most common questions in the lawn and landscape industry.  That is:  "Is aeration really a good idea, and when's the best time to do it?" Well, for years we've shared the … [Read more...]

The Two Most Important Feedings…

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To those who are committed to their lawns fifty weeks of the year, the next eight weeks are two of the most important. Why?  Because fall fertilization, in the estimation of most turf experts, are … [Read more...]

Grubs, And What To Do….

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If you have brown spots in your lawn, even with all the rain we've had recently - if you can reached down and grab a handful of grass and pick it up, roots and all, like your uncle's hairpiece...you … [Read more...]

Words Of Caution, Options, On Crabgrass….

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It is one of the annual considerations pertaining to lawn care.  That is, when, and what do I do about crabgrass?  And, will I even have it this year? Well, if you had the nasty plant officially … [Read more...]

Take Advantage Of A Better Summer For Fall Seeding, Planting

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You're familiar with the old adage of making hay while the sun shines?  Well, think in terms of your lawn and landscaping relative to fall seeding and renovations.  And here's why. With the … [Read more...]

What To Do About Japanese Beetles….

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You may be wondering why the foilage on your favorite schrub or tree is being devoured.  It's never happened before, you think.  So why is it happening now? Well, the problem in most Miami Valley … [Read more...]

Summer Color For Mere Coins

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Exactly halfway through the summer calendar now, it's report card time - showtime - for those who annually bathe their beds and landscaping with the rich, varied colors of the season. For many, … [Read more...]

Know What You’re Spraying…!

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It goes without saying that almost every garage of every American homeowner has at least one bottle of weed killer in it.  It's a prerequisite for having a yard,  so we're told. The fact is, that … [Read more...]

Your Lawn…And Memorial Day!

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Here's a check list for your lawn at the official start of summer.  And if you can check 'yes' on these three important health points you (or your lawn) should be in good shape no matter what the … [Read more...]

Some Words On Dandelions…

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They're insufferable, and unavoidable.  We're talking about dandelions, of course, the yellow scourge of spring, currently in their full golden glory. They're fine, of course, if you're into that … [Read more...]