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3 Reasons for Weed Control

3 Reasons for Weed Control

Weeds! You have them in your yard every year but how do you get rid of them? You’ve tried several different products and nothing works. You need help. Professional landscaping companies can come to your home to annihilate those dandelions, or whatever else keeps popping up in your grass. Why call a professional when you can spray your own yard with weed killers? Professional landscapers read more...

6 Key Ways to Maintain A Healthy Yard

6 Key Ways to Maintain A Healthy Yard

You are heading home after a long day at work. As you pull up to the curb, you smile at your beautiful, healthy looking yard. Your lawn brightens your day. On the other hand, arriving home to an un-kept lawn makes you feel a little sad inside. How do you do makes sure your yard stays green and makes you smile? 1. Fertilize Fertilizing your lawn provides read more...

How to Control Weeds

How to Control Weeds

It won't be long until lawns are covered with the unsightly little yellow flowers, yes dandelions!  They are only one of many unwanted weeds that make their way into our lawns.  So, what to do about them.  Well you can always get down on hands & knees and dig each one out, problem is there's a good chance you won't get the entire root out read more...

What is Power Raking?

What is Power Raking?

Spring is upon us and it's time to start thinking about your lawn and what is needed to prepare your grass for the season ahead.  If you're wondering what power raking is or why your lawn needs it, here is some information to help you.  Power Raking is recommended to be done in the spring to clean up the accumulation of dead grass from the read more...

The Benefits of Fertilizer

The Benefits of Fertilizer

Have you ever wondered why your neighbor's lawn is looking better than yours?  There are many factors that go into having a great looking lawn such as watering, aerating, cutting height but there's a good chance that your neighbor's lawn is being fertilized regularly with the proper nutrients and that is what is giving their lawn that beautiful deep green color. Fertilizers are made up read more...

Maintaining Your Lawn

Maintaining Your Lawn

Lawn Maintenance .... this can be an overwhelming topic for many, what exactly does a lawn need as part of a good lawn maintenance program.  What needs to be done and at what time of the season. Starting in the spring it's time to wake up your lawn and get it growing again.  The dead grass that was last year's lawn needs to be removed.  read more...

Why Aerate?

Why Aerate?

Spring is just around the corner (we hope) and it will soon be time to start thinking about your lawn maintenance for the upcoming season.  One service that is very important but often overlooked is lawn aeration.   Over time the soil under your lawn becomes hard packed and water and nutrients have a difficult time penetrating deep into the root area.  This compaction can be read more...

Getting Your Lawn Ready for Spring

Getting Your Lawn Ready for Spring

Spring is just around the corner, now is the time to start planning your lawn care for the upcoming season.The heavy snowfalls we've experienced this winter have left a lot of piled up snow on the lawns. Snow mould can occur. An indication of snow mould is a web like substance on the surface of the lawn once the snow has melted. A light hand read more...

Fall lawn care

Fall lawn care

Lawn Fertilizer is very important in the fall as this is when much of the root development takes place.  If you're not already on one of our Fertilizer and Weed Control Programs we can do a Fall Fertilizer Application which will help with the root development.  Any unused nutrients are stored over winter for a quick green up in the spring. ​If you haven't already read more...