One Quick Tip to Help Your Lawn Look Great

Have you ever driven by a house with an immaculate lawn?

If so, that lawn most likely featured an alternate mowing pattern. While there are a lot of factors that go into a great looking lawn, one quick way to improve your lawn’s appearance is by simply mowing in different patterns.

Your lawn is similar to your […]

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Getting Rid of Thatch

What exactly is thatch in the first place?

It’s a combination of dead and living grass stems and roots that will harm the health and vitality of your lawn. It creates a barrier between nutrients, water and the lawn’s roots. When not treated, thatch will quickly thicken and bring insects and disease.

To take care of thatch, […]

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3 MORE Quick and Easy Lawn Hacks

Want a few more hacks to help you maintain your lawn? We’ve got you covered!

1) Use salt on your stand-alone weeds.

You know those weeds that grow up through the cracks in your driveway? Zap them away with a little salt. Keep in mind that salt can cause issues for your plants, so don’t use […]

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3 Quick and Easy Lawn Hacks

You don’t have to break the bank or spend countless hours taking care of your lawn. Use these quick and easy hacks to help with some of the most common lawn care issues.

1) Use newspaper to keep pesky weeds away.

You probably don’t need that expensive weed-blocking cloth. Simply spread newspaper pages in the area […]

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5 Reasons to Consider Sod for Your Lawn

Considering buying sod for your lawn, instead of seed? Here’s a few reasons why that might be a good idea.

1)Your lawn instantly looks good.

Freshly laid sod is beautiful, and you don’t have to worry about the unsightly lawn for weeks while the seeds grow in.

2) Sodded lawns have healthier roots.

Since sod lawns are grown […]

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3 Lawn Care Tips for the August Heat

In the same way August heat can drain your energy, it also can really stress your lawn. Plan for the summer heat by following these simple lawn care tips.

1) Your mower blade should be sharp and high.

Clean cuts are better for the health of your lawn and prevent dull and diseased lawns. And when […]

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How Often Should I Mow My Grass?

There’s no perfect answer to this question, but we’ll give you a guideline.

When it comes to mowing frequency, it’s all about the one-third rule.

This guideline, which we explain more in our last post, is to never cut more than one-third off the length of your grass.

So if you’ve been cutting about half the length every […]

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What Height Should I Cut My Grass?

It’s a question we get asked often: What’s the ideal grass height when mowing?

The simple answer is to never cut more than one-third the length of your grass in one cutting. That’s an easy general rule to remember.

At the same time, though, the mowing length also depends on the type of grass. Cooler season grass, […]

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Caring for a Newly Seeded Lawn in Summer

If you’ve finally taken the plunge and seeded your lawn, you know that the care doesn’t stop there. The first few months are vital in establishing a healthy, beautiful lawn. Summer weather presents challenges of its own, even for long-established turfgrass.

Here are some important tips for caring for your newly seeded lawn during those hot, […]

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TifTuf™ Keeps Growing Strong All Year Long

While Mother Nature always brings her best to challenge the resilience of any type of turf,
there are some that stand up to that test time and time again. TifTuf™ has demonstrated
excellent shade, cold, wear and drought tolerance, along with a fast grow‐in rate and vibrant
green color.

Observations in the mid‐atlantic region last winter also suggest that […]

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