Tag: lawn care


How to Slit Seed Your Lawn

04

May 2016

How to Slit Seed Your Lawn

If your lawn has bald patches, is thinning or is overgrown with weeds that don’t allow grass to get the necessary nutrients, overseeding the lawn may be a better solution to repair it to its full green glory than uprooting the existing grass. For overseeding, you will have to use a special machine called a slit seeder. These are rolling machines capable of digging a...

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Green grass with sunset views. Blurred background.

17

Mar 2016

Start Your Spring Lawn Cleaning on Time

Taking care of your lawn in the spring takes far less time than it does in the fall, but it’s still something that you shouldn’t neglect. And, with spring just around the corner (March 20), now is as good a time as any to start your spring lawn cleaning. On that note, here are some tips you might find useful: Clean around the plants Fallen...

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How to Prevent Crabgrass from Overtaking Your Lawn

15

Feb 2016

How to Prevent Crabgrass from Overtaking Your Lawn

For homeowners, Crabgrass is one of the worst things that can happen to their lawn. Fortunately, there are a number of good products that can prevent or control the spread of Crabgrass and they are widely available in stores. What Do We Know About Crabgrass? Crabgrass is one of the most common weed grasses in the United States. It especially thrives in the summer, during...

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Importance of Dormant Oils

05

Feb 2016

Importance of Dormant Oils

During the winter months, the plants, shrubs and trees in your garden are mostly dormant and the same goes for any insects. This is the perfect time to spray them with some dormant oil. But what exactly is dormant oil and why is it important? What do Dormant Oils do? Dormant oils are used to kill any insects, mites and other unwanted guests that have...

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What Does Country Club Lawn & Tree Do During the Winter?

02

Dec 2015

What Does Country Club Lawn & Tree Do During the Winter?

People love to talk about their lawns. If I meet someone at a party or at my son’s baseball game and need to strike up a conversation, talking about the lawn is a safe territory while religion and politics should always be avoided. This is especially true when you are a lawn care professional; folks see me driving my Country Club Lawn vehicle or the...

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4 Lawn Care Tools Every Homeowner Needs for a Good Looking Lawn

06

Oct 2015

4 Lawn Care Tools Every Homeowner Needs for a Good Looking Lawn

Every lawn needs a little love in order to maintain its attractiveness all year long. A good homeowner should make his or her effort to fertilize the lawn when it’s time to do so, regularly mow the lawn and trim the edges of the lawn. Helping the homeowner in this are various lawn care tools, especially the following four, which everyone with a lawn must...

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Tree Pruning: Making the Cut

17

Aug 2015

Tree Pruning: Making the Cut

Few things can improve the appearance of a tree and make it look more attractive as much as a good pruning. If you want your lawn to look nice, trimming a few branches is a good way to start. Why Should You Prune a Tree? There are several reasons why you would need to grab some arborist tools and prune even a (still) perfectly healthy...

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Grubs

16

Apr 2015

Grubs

Every few years, it happens.  Whitish little fat worms dig their way of the darkness of your lawn and make their way anywhere.  They seem to be everywhere and in more numbers than most people care to count.  These are grub worms, and they are the first step to June Bugs and other beetles, which can cause untold problems for turf, flowers, and vegetable gardens...

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