DIY Lawn Care vs. Using a Pro: Costs, Considerations, and Results

Thursday, February 22, 2018

While you may not be certain exactly what goes into making your lawn as green as it can be, you might still be wondering whether you can do your own lawn care. You may be thinking it’s something you could figure out and save yourself money by taking a DIY approach.

But you may also have concerns. What if you don’t get good results? Or, even worse, what if you make a costly mistake?

You want to get to the bottom of the issue so that you can be sure you are investing your time and your money into the best choice for your lawn. Is it worth attempting a DIY lawn care plan or should you leave it to a professional? And will it cost a lot more to have it professionally done?

You’re looking for answers in order to make the wise decision.

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8 Troublesome Spring Lawn Weeds & How to Control Them

Friday, February 16, 2018

If you love your lawn then you surely can’t stand weeds. While some weed growth is inevitable, even in a healthy lawn, they are a nuisance, an eyesore, and a thorn in your side—and that’s being nice.

Simply put, spring weeds are a natural enemy to your healthy, thriving lawn. The last thing you want is to have them pop up and suddenly turn your attractive yard into something ugly. Since weeds compete with your healthy turf for nutrients and water, and some of the aggressive ones even crowd out your desired turfgrasses, you want to get rid of them before they cause any major problems.

You just need to know the best way to do that.

Joshua Tree Weeds Crabgrass
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Joshua Tree vs. Trugreen: Which is the Best Lawn Care Choice in Allentown, PA?

Thursday, December 21, 2017

You’d like a better lawn; One that you can really enjoy and that the neighbors will envy. That’s why you’re in the market to find lawn care for your Allentown, PA home. You want to choose a service that you can trust to help get you the lawn that you really desire.

That all sounds simple enough. Of course, when it comes to actually choosing amongst the best lawn care services in Allentown, PA, you may find that it’s not exactly an easy feat. That’s because there are a lot of companies to choose from and they’re quite different. You may be uncertain as to whether you should trust a big name that you recognize or a local company.

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Does Aeration and Overseeding Work? Before and After Pics That Will Blow Your Mind

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

If you’re looking at a thinned out or even bare yard every day, you’re probably growing frustrated—or maybe even a little embarrassed about how it looks compared to everyone else’s yards.

You know you need a solution but you want to make a good choice that will give you your desired results without breaking the bank.

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How to Use Lawn Care Reviews to Evaluate Lawn Care Companies

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Choosing a lawn care company can become more complicated than you may think. There are so many options to choose from and a lot of research to do to make a great decision.

But it’s important to go through that hard work. Being able to compare one company to the next will allow you to make the best decision for your lawn—and that’s your end goal. After all, choosing the best lawn care company should equate to getting the best results.

These days everyone wants to be informed. And with the internet available at your fingertips, it’s now easier than ever to educate yourself. Whether you’re looking for a product, a service, or even a company, you can instantly find out information about whatever it is you’re researching.

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6 Fall Lawn Care Tips for Beautiful Grass in Pennsylvania

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

While the fall is actually the most important lawn care season with vital tasks that should be performed to ensure your lawn is its healthiest, it’s often overlooked for many reasons. For one, the “outdoor season” is winding down and folks start spending less time outside. Homeowners also think they may be able to delay many lawn care tasks until the spring and not worry about their lawn until then.

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How to Water Grass Seed After an Aeration and Seeding

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

You’ve invested time, energy, and even money into seeding your lawn and now you want to be sure that it’s going to perform. You want it to come up thick and green, and do its job of crowding out weeds. While you may have even used a professional service for aeration and overseeding, now it’s on you to do the watering and you want to be sure you do it right. You don’t want to have wasted your time or money and you want to know exactly how to water grass seed in order to achieve success.

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7 Signs It's Time for Switching Lawn Companies and How to Do It

Monday, October 02, 2017

You’re not happy with your lawn care service and it’s become a point of frustration for you. Whether it’s because their service is getting increasingly sloppy, you’re getting less than desirable results, or you find them difficult to reach when you have a question or concern, you’ve reached a point where you want a change. When you invest in a service you expect certain results and if your lawn care company is not living up to their end of the bargain then there is no reason to continue to be unhappy.

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Growing Grass in Shade: Realistic Expectations and Practical Solutions

Thursday, September 14, 2017

Whether you just moved to a property that is heavily shaded or you’ve been struggling with a problem for years, growing grass in the shade can pose a lot of challenges.

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Soil Testing Trees and Lawns in Allentown, Bethlehem, and Easton, PA

Friday, September 08, 2017

Are your lawn or trees lacking color or vigor? Are you getting a ton of weeds in your lawn? Does something just seem off and you just can’t pinpoint the problem?

You feel like you’re doing everything right—you’re watering your lawn and trees, maybe even adding fertilizer—and your lawn or landscape plants are still struggling.

It may actually be that you have a problem with the health of your soil. Healthy soil is of critical importance to maintaining your landscape and yet it is often given very little thought. But when soil isn’t at its best, your lawn and trees could struggle to get the nutrients they need to survive.

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