Lawn Fertilizer Basics Guide

Learn the basics of lawn fertilization you need to know to help you get a healthy beautiful lawn. When you fertilize your lawn properly, you help your lawn stay healthy, grow thicker and denser, crowd out weeds and achieve that dark green that homeowners crave. In this article, we will educate you on the basics [...]

2017-03-28T13:45:14+00:00 Fertilizer, Lawn Care|

How Often Should I Fertilize My Lawn?

  You want to have the perfect green lawn, and you understand that in order for your grass to really thrive, it needs the help of some lawn fertilizer. A healthy lawn needs nutrients, water, and the sun. You have no control over the sun, but you can water correctly and apply the right amount of [...]

2018-04-06T17:18:03+00:00 Fertilizer, Lawn Care, Spring Care|

How to Get a Thicker Grass

There's nothing like a lush, thick green lawn to make your property look fantastic. A beautiful lawn improves the curb appeal of your home. It shows pride of ownership that increases the property value of you and your neighbor's homes. It will take some work to get that beautiful lawn looking thick and green. It may [...]

How to avoid the most common lawn care mistakes

We often want to do everything ourselves to save money, but sometimes it hurts in the long run if we're overlooking the small mistakes. Lawn care isn't easy; its a lot of work getting your yard to look its best. Here are a few of the simple mistakes that you might be making that will [...]

When is the Best Time to Fertilize My Lawn?

We all want a healthy green lawn that makes your home and property look great. You don't want to be "that house" with the patchy spots, tall weeds and brown patches of grass. No thank you. So when is the best time to fertilize your lawn so you get that thick, lush, green grass? Start [...]

2017-02-27T13:48:40+00:00 Fertilizer, Lawn Care, Spring Care|

Lawn Care Schedule For Northern Illinois

Use our lawn care schedule to help take care of your lawn and get a beautiful lawn. At Green T Lawn Care, we love green grass and beautiful lawns as much as you do. Nothing makes us happier than a perfect lawn. We want you to have the perfect lawn that all your neighbors wish [...]

Learn how to save your lawn from winter this season

Snow Plow Damage Install brightly-colored boundary markers along the edges of paved areas to help protect lawn and shrubs from snow plow and snow thrower blades. Lightweight wooden stakes, at least four feet tall with bright reflective tape and brightly covered fiberglass rods, serve as good markers. Avoid heavy metal, fence posts and other large [...]

Why Is My Lawn Patchy And Brown?

Have you ever wondered what causes brown patchy spots in your yard? A variety of factors can contribute. Read about the most common issues below. New Grass If your grass is new, it may take a few more cycles of seeding before you see consistent growth. Make sure to be gentle with new seedlings to allow [...]

How To Prepare Your Lawn For Summer

Creating a strong root system and minimizing stress is key for your lawn in the spring so that you can head into summer prepared to face the heat and sun. 1. Aerate – Lawn aeration helps decrease the build up of thatch in your lawn, which can prevent roots from properly affixing into soil as [...]