Category: Lawn Care Learning Center

Whether you’re new to lawn care, or a seasoned professional, our Lawn Care Learning Center will give you the answers to common questions about new lawns, lawn maintenance, mowing, rebuilding, fertilizing, thatch, aerating, and other popular topics.

Effective Strategies to Get Rid of Toads

Effective Strategies to Get Rid of Toads

Nuisance wildlife ain’t a walk in the park when it comes to maintaining a healthy ecosystem in your backyard. An exponential increase in toad population can be cumbersome, proving detrimental to your outdoor activities and pets’ safety. Hence, it becomes crucial to bid them adieu, but the essential question is: How do you get rid […]

The Definitive Guide to Weed-Free Flower Beds

The Definitive Guide to Weed-Free Flower Beds

There is something truly captivating about a well-tended flower bed flourishing with color and life. However, making that idyllic image a reality involves an ongoing battle against nature‚Äôs more insistent elements – weeds. Recognizing the invasive and harmful nature of weeds, their intricate lifecycle and their effect on your beautiful flower beds is the first […]

Reclaim Your Garden: Eliminate Morning Glory

Reclaim Your Garden: Eliminate Morning Glory

In every green thumb’s journey, unwanted invaders like the Morning Glory inevitably make an appearance. While their name might sound charming and their flowers may appear dazzling, these plants are known for their insidious habit of overtaking gardens if left unchecked. Knowledge about this botanical adversary, is therefore, crucial to maintain an immaculate garden. In […]

Eradicate Morning Glory: A Hands-On Guide

Eradicate Morning Glory: A Hands-On Guide

Morning glory, with its charming and colorful blooms, can seem like a delightful addition to your garden until its rapid, aggressive growth begins to take over. As a vigorous climber and ground cover, it can unfortunately choke out other plants, and disrupting this cycle becomes essential. To understand how to successfully remove and manage morning […]

Easy Steps to Apply Lime on Your Lawn

Easy Steps to Apply Lime on Your Lawn

Maintaining a healthy, vibrant lawn requires not only regular watering and mowing but also a keen understanding of the soil’s pH level. A critical component in this upkeep is the application of lime, a means by which you can balance your lawn’s pH level to optimize nutrient absorption, thereby promoting lawn health and even deterring […]

Guide to Planting Ginger in a Pot

Guide to Planting Ginger in a Pot

Embarking on the journey of growing your own ginger can be an exciting and fulfilling endeavor. While it may seem daunting at first, the process of selecting the appropriate variety of ginger and the right container, to the act of planting and caring for your ginger plant, is as straightforward as it is satisfying. This […]

Mastering Bush and Shrub Trimming: A How-To Guide

Mastering Bush and Shrub Trimming: A How-To Guide

For many, the joy of a well-kept garden is unbeatable. Lush shrubs, tidy bushes and vibrant greenery often play a crucial role in achieving this. But when these plants get out of hand, trimming and pruning becomes essential. This task, though seemingly simple, requires a certain understanding of what’s needed to get the job done […]

Defeating Virginia Creepers: Simple Strategies

Defeating Virginia Creepers: Simple Strategies

Virginia Creepers, widely recognized by their characteristic five-fingered leaf, rapid growth rate, and climbing habits, can pose a serious challenge to gardeners and homeowners. While aesthetically pleasing in their autumnal hues, these intrusive climbers can take over gardens, envelope trees, and buildings, leaving a trail of destruction in their wake. This writing aims to provide […]

Eliminate Virginia Creeper: Key Methods Explained

Eliminate Virginia Creeper: Key Methods Explained

Virginia Creeper may appear as an innocuous trailing vine, but when left unchecked it can quickly become a garden nemesis. Known for its aggressive growth habits, this plant can overtake and potentially damage home landscapes, other beneficial plants, and native ecosystems. For these reasons, the understanding of this plant and its effective management have become […]

Keeping Fido out: A Guide to Dog-Proofing Your Garden

Keeping Fido out: A Guide to Dog-Proofing Your Garden

It can be a joyous affair to bear witness to our furry companions express their boundless energy and curiosity, except when it comes to our cherished gardens. Gardens are not just visually appealing but are often the result of hard work, patience, and a genuine love for gardening. When our ever-enthusiastic canine friends fail to […]