Keeping new trees and shrubs alive requires a lot more attention and care than most people realize. It might look like your plants are in fine shape, but the stress they’re under is actually enormous. It can take many years for young, new trees and shrubs to become acclimated to their new growing conditions and you want to do everything you can to support them and protect your investment. After all, the last thing that you want is to have to replace your landscape because you didn’t properly maintain it early on.
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When it comes to your lawn care and the treatments you may need, you need a professional you can trust. The average person doesn’t know much about the chemistry of lawn care and must often put their trust in a lawn care professional’s hands. But knowing who you can trust may be an intimidating decision.
If we were to ask you what the ultimate goal of a lawn care service should be, you'd probably say "a healthy lawn." We would venture a guess that you're thinking in terms of thickness and color-and perhaps most importantly to you-a lawn that is weed-free.
But what's the real secret to achieving that? Why do golf courses and ballparks often have the nicest appearance around, and what are they doing that you may not be?
While a lot of people assume that trees are self-sustaining, the truth is they require regular care if you truly want them to be the best they can be.
Trees in urban and suburban environments are under a lot more stress than trees of the forest where nutrients are readily available. In a forest, fallen leaves naturally decompose and provide a nutrient rich soil which is moist from ample shade, and without the competition of turfgrasses.
People like things that are easy and for good reason. Our lives are already so busy, the last thing that we want to do is waste unnecessary time on tasks that can be simplified.
Are you looking for the secret to a spectacular lawn? That is, the secret that sports turf pros already know? You might think that this is confidential information that we wouldn’t share, but the truth is, we talk about it a lot. If you’ve read any of our blog articles before or talked to one of our team members, then you might already be aware that the secret to a great lawn is soil health—which is accomplished by adding lawn bionutrition on a regular basis.
If a lush green lawn is your goal, then you know how frustrating it is to be set back by thinned out or bare areas. You want to be able to step on a thick carpet of grass and get the full enjoyment out of your lawn. However, when there are patchy areas where grass isn’t growing in, it can detract from the overall look of the lawn, and therefore your level of enjoyment.
If your lawn is not filling in the way you want it to, then you may suspect that you need to seed. What you may not know is which seeding method is best for your situation. You want great results at a reasonable price—but you’re not sure which tactics will get you that.
Fighting just one lawn care villain, such as weeds, might seem stressful enough. But when it comes to winter lawn care struggles, you’re typically faced with multiple foes, each of which can undermine your efforts to ensure a beautiful lawn.
Snow mold, salt damage, and snow plow damage are all winter adversaries that can impact the appearance of your lawn.
Throughout the preceding spring and fall, you may have done everything you possibly could to make sure your lawn would look its best. But then winter rolls in and you could suddenly feel powerless in the battle for your lawn’s health.
You want to do everything you can to ensure a healthy lawn. But what does your lawn need as the winter rolls around each year? If you handle your lawn care on your own, you might be struggling to understand whether you need winter lawn fertilizer (and what exactly it is for that matter).
And even if you have a professional lawn service in Cincinnati, Dayton, Ohio or Northern Kentucky handling your lawn care, you might be unsure as to whether they’re trying to sell you on a service you don’t actually need.
Nobody wants to have the worst lawn on the block. It’s not only embarrassing but it’s a source of stress. Instead of going outside and enjoying your beautiful backyard, it just puts you in a bad mood every time you step outside.
While you know you’re in need of a lawn makeover, what you don’t know is exactly where to start. You want to be able to have a nice lawn but you don’t want to have to spend a ton of time or resources on it. You just want to transform your backyard with as few headaches as possible.