Poison Ivy Identification and Removal

In this post, you will learn how to identify poison ivy in your yard, what happens when you're exposed, how to treat exposure and how to remove poison ivy from your yard. Poison ivy grows in most regions of the United States except the Southwest, Hawaii, and Alaska. It grows in woods, fields, along roadsides [...]

How too Much Rain Affects your Lawn

In this post, we'll review the most common lawn issues that are caused by too much rain. We've had a very rainy spring so far. This past April has been the second wettest April on record, with 7.01 inches. The last time we got this much was rain was in 2011. Last year at this [...]

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 [...]

Dealing with Thatch in Your Lawn

Spring is right around the corner, and we're all ready for it to arrive with its warm weather and sunny days. But is your lawn ready? After the long cold winter months, your lawn builds a layer of dead grass and debris referred to as thatch. Dealing thatch is your first step this spring to [...]

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 [...]

Tis The Season For Grubs!

Are you developing ugly brown patches in your yard, but you feel like you’re constantly watering? Rest assured, it’s not for the lack of watering. Mid-August through September is when your yard starts to show the impact of grubs. What are grubs? Grubs are the larvae of a variety of different types of beetles, including [...]

9 Superb Tips To Prevent Asocochyta Leaf Blight

  What Is Asocochyta Leaf Blight? Asocochyta leaf blight, sometimes known as leaf spot, is a common fungal problem that affects several species of grass during the summer. This type of leaf blight affects Kentucky bluegrass, perennial ryegrass, and tall fescue species of grass. Asocochyta leaf blight causes bleached, browned, and damaged patches of lawn. [...]

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 [...]

Green T The Importance Of Round 7 Application

Fall is finally here. Halloween decorations are up, football is in full swing, and the air has a chill to it. As the days grow shorter and the weather turns colder, it is time to get our lawns prepared for the long winter ahead. At this point, most grub and weed control applications have ceased [...]