Words Of Caution, Options, On Crabgrass….

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 known as Digitaria last year there's a … [Read More]

There’s Nothing Wrong With Spring Nitrogen….

Regardless of what's written, or said, or promoted on TV...there's nothing WRONG with applying spring nitrogen to your lawn. And why do we make the point? Because in recent years it's become popular, and common, for some lawn care companies (and … [Read More]

Snow And Your Lawn…

It's a question we're accustomed to hearing, particularly during harsh winters with a lot of sub-zero temps and persistent snow.  The question:  "Is snow and cold weather a good thing - or a bad thing - for my lawn?" Well, in the absence of snow … [Read More]

The Truth About Fall And Winter Feeding…

With so much misinformation out there about feeding (fertilizing) your lawn, here's some scientific fact about why fall (and winter) feedings are often the best. One, any time is a good time for nitrogen, but the best time is when it can be … [Read More]

The Last, And Best, $50 You Can Spend…

To those who are committed to their lawns fifty two weeks a year, the next eight weeks are some of the most important. Why?  Because fall fertilization, in the estimation of most turf experts, is the most important feeding for your lawn in the … [Read More]

Advantages For Fall Seeding…

Here's why you don't want to put it off - seeding a new lawn or a renovated section of your existing lawn.  Here's why it's better to spend the time now, in October, to get to work instead of taking a chance on next spring. For one, you have … [Read More]

The Simple Fall Test….

As we enter the fall season there's one simple test to tell whether the lawn program you're currently using is doing its job. The test?  How does your grass look? With the recent dry weather has your efforts to feed and water produced the … [Read More]

How Fall Mowing Can Make Your Yard Look Better All Winter

We get it.  By the time October rolls around most people are pretty tired of mowing grass, even those most dedicated to the look of their lawn and landscaping. You grow weary of the same spots, the same angles...the same turns of the mower and … [Read More]

If You’re Going To Plant A Tree…..

There's more to consider for fall planting than just grass seed and perennial bulbs.  Now, more than ever, people are considering trees as an accent and long-term investment in their property.  If you think that doesn't matter...just ask a … [Read More]

So, Why Do I Have All This Crabgrass?

It is probably the most frequent call, and the most frequently asked question since June.  "Why do I have all this crabgrass in my yard? "I got the treatment in March.  I paid good money for pre-emergent to prevent crabgrass from growing later in … [Read More]