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Rob Reindl

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What Options Do You Get When You Search for Lawn Care Near Me?

Posted by Rob Reindl on Nov 18, 2020 10:28:47 AM

In many ways, the Internet has made searching for service providers easier than ever. Instead of being relegated to only those companies that you see out and about in your neighborhood or those within a few miles, an online search opens up your possibilities. This is certainly true when it comes to searching for a lawn care company in the Cincinnati, Dayton, OH, or Northern Kentucky area.

Even so, we find that many folks search for “lawn care near me,” and still end up choosing from a somewhat limited list.

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Topics: Hiring a Pro, Lawn Care

Up Close with Lori Wittwer: Finding a Career in the Lawn Care Industry and a Workplace that Feels Like Home

Posted by Rob Reindl on Oct 26, 2020 11:24:22 AM

Lori Wittwer never imagined that she’d end up in the lawn care industry. It’s just not something she ever knew much about or imagined being part of. After graduating from high school, the Loveland, Ohio native went to school for cosmetology.

But after a year in a salon, Lori realized she was allergic to some of the products and had to find a new career path. During that time, Lori says she held several different jobs but never found anything she was passionate about.

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Topics: Lawn Care, Careers

What's the Best Lawn Fertilizer? Reviews & Tips for Cincinnati, Dayton, OH, & Northern KY

Posted by Rob Reindl on Oct 14, 2020 1:51:50 PM

As consumers, we are surrounded by options. A quick trip to the local big box store or even a search on Amazon reveals so many different products that it can be hard to choose. In fact, psychologists have come up with a name for the overwhelming feeling that comes from having so many choices—”overchoice”.

If you feel like you’re experiencing overchoice in trying to choose the best lawn fertilizer, we understand your frustration. With so many options out there, it’s really difficult to know what’s best.

The last thing you want to do is make a poor choice that will lead to poor results as that’s just a big waste of money.

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Topics: Hiring a Pro, Soil Health, Lawn Care, Fertilization

Landscape Industry Certified Horticultural Technician: Why it Matters to Our Customers & Team Members

Posted by Rob Reindl on Sep 25, 2020 10:32:09 AM

Whether you’re someone who is looking for tree and shrub technician jobs or you’re a homeowner who is thinking about hiring a plant health care technician to take care of your trees and shrubs, you might be wondering what kind of training goes into this work.

The truth is, the answer to that is going to vary dramatically from company to company. While there’s not a lot required in terms of what the state says we must do, we believe the more training a technician receives, the better they’re able to perform the work. That means that when our technicians earn advanced certifications, they become a tremendous asset to us—and to you.

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Topics: Tree & Shrub Care, Hiring a Pro, Careers

4 Ways Oasis Improves the Environment (from Lawn Care to Business Operations)

Posted by Rob Reindl on Sep 18, 2020 7:47:42 AM

We only have one Earth as our home. For that reason, we find that more people than ever are paying closer attention to ways that they can protect and improve their environmental impact.

But what about their decision to hire a lawn care company? Is lawn care bad for the environment?

The short answer is no—if you choose a company that is being environmentally conscious in the way that they perform their services. Even better, you might want to choose a company that even implements eco-friendly practices into their daily business operations.

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Topics: Hiring a Pro, Soil Health, Lawn Care, Fertilization

Should I Kill Weeds Now or After Seeding My Lawn? Tips for Fixing Lawns in Cincinnati, Dayton, OH, or Northern KY

Posted by Rob Reindl on Aug 20, 2020 2:28:45 PM

Timing is everything. You’ve likely heard this said many times before and can come up with a variety of ways that it applies to your life. So, you shouldn’t be surprised that it also applies to lawn care. 

Amongst your timing questions, you might be wondering whether you should kill weeds before seeding or if one time of year is ultimately better than another. Should you wait?

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Topics: Weed Control, Lawn Care

Why Landscape Industry Certified Lawn Care Technicians are a BIG Deal at Oasis Turf & Tree

Posted by Rob Reindl on Jul 30, 2020 7:23:00 AM

Whether you are someone who is looking for lawn care technician jobs or you’re a homeowner who is wondering about hiring a lawn care company, you might be curious what kind of training is involved in this type of work. 

The truth is, there’s not a lot required, but we believe the more training a technician receives, the better they’re able to perform the work and really exceed the expectations of clients.

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Topics: Lawn Care, Careers

Experigreen vs. Oasis Turf & Tree: 2 Lawn Care Options in Cincinnati, OH

Posted by Rob Reindl on Jul 23, 2020 8:00:00 AM

Are you looking for lawn care in Cincinnati, OH? Most people understand that a great lawn doesn’t just happen on its own. It takes nurturing and ongoing care including regular lawn care treatments from a professional.

That being said, how do you go about choosing the lawn care company that’s right for you? There is no shortage of companies and at a quick glance, they might not seem all that different from one another. However, in reality, everything from the methods that the company employs to the products they invest in and even the people they hire can all alter your experience—and your results—quite dramatically.

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Topics: Hiring a Pro, Lawn Care

How Much Do Lawn Care Jobs Pay in Cincinnati, Ohio?

Posted by Rob Reindl on Jul 2, 2020 8:00:00 AM

There’s a common misconception that lawn care jobs in Cincinnati, Ohio (or elsewhere for that matter) don’t pay well. It’s assumed that these jobs have a low hourly wage and don’t really offer a viable career path.

Unfortunately, there are some companies that do pay poorly and offer little hope for a long-term sustainable career. These are typically small, often mowing-focused, companies that maintain a few small crews.

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Topics: Careers

Is it Too Late to Kill Crabgrass? Year-Round Answers for Cincinnati, Dayton, OH & Northern KY

Posted by Rob Reindl on Jun 25, 2020 11:00:00 AM

Crabgrass is undoubtedly one of the most hated weeds in Cincinnati, Dayton, OH and Northern KY. Known for its persistence, crabgrass is an aggressively frustrating weed. It grows in clumps and can spread over large areas of the lawn when not swiftly addressed. Crabgrass can also be difficult to control.

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Topics: Weed Control, Lawn Care

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