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4 Essential Tips for a Lush, Green and Healthy Lawn

The temperatures are warming up, the sun’s out, and you’re itching to get to work on your yard. Your lawn is your pride and joy. It’s your private oasis for you, your family, and friends to get together, play, and relax. Although you know the basics of lawn care, you want to be sure you are doing all you can to get your dream yard. What are the extras you can do to get the look you want? Here are…

The Pros and Cons of Artificial Grass

When we think of artificial grass, we often conjure up images of picture-perfect golf courses or football fields. Generally, we don’t envision it for our own backyards. Recently, artificial grass has become a viable option for homeowners who don’t want traditional grass. In the last several years, it has come a long way in the look and feel of the materials used to make it. With everything, there is an upside and a downside. Here are the pros and cons…

5 Secrets to a Well-Rooted Lawn

Many lawn owners face the problem of not having a well-rooted lawn; this actually prevents their lawn from looking lush and beautiful. According to Duke Nicholas School of the Environment, 40.5 million acres of American land is covered with lawns and a total of $30 billion is spent taking care of them. However, spending too much money on a lawn does not necessarily mean you’re taking great care of it. In fact, you may be preventing it from getting the…

5 Signs You’ve Hired the Wrong Lawn Pest Control Company

While there are some great pest control companies in California, most of these so-called pest control firms just aren’t qualified enough and leave a bad impression on their customers due to a second-rate service. Probing the internet and reading an article like this can save you from having a bad experience and getting ripped off. In this article, we’ll discuss 5 signs that indicate that you’ve hired the wrong lawn pest control company: 1. Bad Online Reviews One of the…

Frequently Asked Questions about Lawns, Grass, and Grass Alternatives

Grass is a relatively low-maintenance plant to grow. Just water and cut it regularly, and your lawn should look fine. But not all grass is equal. Some lawns are lusher than others. And while grass is easy to grow, some problems are common, such as dry and/or yellow patches. These issues often inspire homeowners to have some questions about how to best care for their lawn. Here are some answers to a few of the most frequently-asked questions about lawns,…