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Choosing the Best Lawn Fertilizer

By Matt Hagens

There are so many choices at the stores these days, credit or debit, paper or plastic, and trying to select the best lawn fertilizer for your lawn. But how does it work? What will work best on your lawn? What do those numbers mean? Our Guide To The Best Lawn Fertilizers NameImageBrandOrganic (Y/N)PriceRating Scotts Halts […]

Guide To Renting A Lawn Aerator

By Matt Hagens

This brief article is meant to answer common questions about lawn aeration and aerator rental options including topics such as but not limited to- where do I rent a lawn aerator? Could I do it myself? Why should I aerate? When should I go about aerating? Do You Know What Aeration Can Do For Your […]

When to Aerate Your Lawn

By Matt Hagens

Everyone loves a lush, green lawn, but getting that pristine, well-manicured look takes a little work. Basic lawn care practices are needed to achieve and maintain one’s lawn at optimum levels. The homeowner should first make certain that he or she is using the right type of grass for the climate, soil type and amount […]

Caring For Your Lawn With Lawn Aerator Shoes

By Matt Hagens

Soil aeration is an important aspect of lawn care if you want your lawn look as good as possible. Soil aeration is the process of making small holes in the upper one to six inches of soil so that air and water can get to the roots of the grass more easily. Proper soil aeration […]

When And How To Use A Plug Aerator

By Matt Hagens

A plug aerator is one of several machines that can be used for soil aeration. Aeration is an important part of lawn care, and it can help to encourage the growth of very attractive, healthy grass. In order to understand what a plug aerator is and when you should use one, it is helpful to […]

When to Plant Grass Seed in the Spring

By Matt Hagens

A lawn can be the crowning glory of a home. Thick, uniform grass coverage makes your house look like it’s sitting on a soft carpet of green. New homeowners who are getting ready to seed their lawn for the first time have options open to them. Planting techniques will vary according to the type and […]

Our Top 7 Spring Lawn Care Tips

By Matt Hagens

Spring time is when the [easyazon_link cloaking=”default” keywords=”grass seeds” localization=”default” locale=”US” nofollow=”default” new_window=”default” tag=”bestgrassseed06-20″]grass[/easyazon_link] begins to turn green, birds begin to chirp and the kids want to go play outside. Spring lawn care tips can kick start the growing process by providing the grass with the nutrients it needs to get ready for the long, summer […]

Developing a Lawn Care Schedule

By Matt Hagens

When you look at the information available on a lawn care schedule, it’s often conflicting information. We’ll show you how to develop a lawn care plan that works for you! Let’s start with a few things that will make a difference in how your lawn care calendar is set up: Grass type What kind of […]

Establishing or Renovating Grass – How to Plant Grass Seed

By Matt Hagens

It seems like planting grass should be a simple task, right? Drop some seed, water it a little and watch it grow? In this article, we’ll tell you how to plant grass seed to establish or renovate your lawn, providing years of low-maintenance enjoyment. Start at the Bottom You’ll want to remove as many large […]

How to Decide When to Fertilize Your Lawn

By Matt Hagens

Perhaps your lawn isn’t growing as well as you think it should, or maybe it looks a little off. You just moved to a new home and don’t know what your new lawn needs to do its best. Regardless of the reason, you need to figure out when to [simpleazon-link asin=”B0055LMFY8″ locale=”us”]fertilize a lawn[/simpleazon-link]. Time […]

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