Homeowners Guide to Caring For Your Yard

Here are a few lawn care tips which homeowners can apply to minimize lawn damage and thus reduce your expenses for lawn services. A damaged lawn is a big headache and to help you relax  and possibly reduce one or more possible problem, here are some great tips.

cutting edge crabgrassDon’t let weeds happen:

Herbicides. This is the very obvious solution to a weeding problem. To diminish weed sprout spray your lawn ideally during spring. If you do not have any idea to apply them, you may have to check the instructions in their label or do some research.  But if it is too late to prevent them, there are also specialized weed control products in the market. Of course, the simplest solution is to pull weeds manually, if all options fail.

Be diligent to mow:

Mowing prevents damages to the grasses. You don’t want your lawn grasses to wither and be ridden with pests. But remember to keep your mower blades sharp because mowing your lawn grasses with dull blades is known to take more damages to the grasses.

Water the lawn regularly:

Deep watering of grasses will help them develop deep rooting and thus making them strong. It will also help prevent diseases and damages. As many are already observing, it is ideal to water the lawn during the morning.

Discipline the dog:

This may be common knowledge to dog owners and we understand that dogs need to do there bodily functions. Complaints that dogs have damaged their lawns or shrubs are very common and thus it is very likely to keep tract of their activities. Dog urine or any kind of urines are also unhelpful to the lawn and thus it will have also to be taken into notice of the dog owner.

Eliminate Bald Spots:

Lawn Bald Spots

Reseeding is the solution to bald spots. The tricky part is the timing of the season to reseed. To give simple tip the best time to reseed during cool season is Fall and Spring during warm season.  As you can see in the picture on the right, there are numerous problems with the lawn shown.  There are bald spots, there are weeds that are overgrown and much of the grass is actually gone.  This is not a pretty lawn

 

 

Let Us Help:

If your yard needs some help, please understand that we are experts in this area.  With over 35 years of experience in making peoples lawns fuller and greener we have the knowledge and expertise to transform your yard into the gorgeous yard that the neighbors are envious of.  We always state that it does not matter if you need small things done or you are looking for major changes, we are available to help.  We help residential home owners and businesses.  Please give us a call at (217) 899-0091 for a Free No Obligation price quote.  We are looking forward to helping you get the yard you have been dreaming of.

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