DIY Lawn Care Projects

Discover useful tips on growing a lawn that’s the envy of the neighborhood – from seeding and fertilizing your lawn to caring for it with mowing and seasonal lawn care maintenance.

2017 Moonsign Pamphlet

Gardening by the sign of the moon has been a long standing tradition among some gardeners.  Whether it is the best time to plant leafy greens and vegetables, when to cultivate, or the best dates for harvesting, LLewelyn's 2017 Moon Sign Book has all the information needed to determine these best dates according to the [...]

Best Control For Creeping Charlie

Creeping Charlie…Ground Ivy…Stupid Weed!  Whatever you want to call it, it’s annoying, and worse yet, it creeps.  And it creeps quickly.  Today it’s a small weed, tomorrow it’s everywhere! Creeping Charlie (officially called Ground Ivy) is a vine that grows close to the ground and produces tiny purple flowers. It can't be pulled because the vines [...]

Lawn Food and Its Importance To A Lawn’s Health

When it comes to the summer heat we can always find a way to cool off.  We take vacations, drink ice cold lemonade, or even go to the pool. Sounds nice doesn't it?  Do you ever stop to think about how the heat effects your lawn and that it should be protected too? There are [...]

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Do you Have Nutsedge?

Uggghhh...you walked outside and noticed a new weed popping up.  What is it?  Is it Nutsedge?  If so, how do I get rid of it?  Those are all questions commonly asked at our garden centers each day.  The weather conditions in our area have been prime for Nutsedge this season and like most homeowners in [...]

5 Expert Tips On Over-Seeding A Lawn

August to September is the BEST time to over-seed a lawn.  Warm soil and cool temperatures at night make the perfect growing conditions. Here are 5 expert tips on doing it right!  1. Prep Work - Mow your existing grass to a height of 1 to 1.5 inches. Next vigorously rake or core aerate the lawn [...]

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Sink Your Feet Into a Greener Lawn

Growing a lawn for the barefoot days of the season is attainable. Simply integrate these tips into your current lawn care routine for grass that’s greener on your side of the fence. Incorporate Good Mowing Techniques Keep you mower blades sharp throughout the season. Dull blades rip the grass tips instead of cutting. This makes the [...]

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Say Goodbye to Creeping Charlie

Fall is the best time to control hard-to-kill weeds like clover and ground ivy (Creeping Charlie). Simply apply our specially formulated Super Brush & Weed Killer with Turbo Spreader Sticker. For best results, you will want to spray twice, 7-10 days apart, in October. You will not see an immediate eradication of Creeping Charlie [...]

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Proper Lawn Watering Techniques

Earl May's certified lawn and garden expert Matt shares some advice on proper lawn watering techniques.

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Win the War on Weeds

Weed control in lawns is one of the most common, yet misunderstood, aspects of maintaining a lawn. One day your yard is lush and green and the next, it’s being taken over by clover and ivy. What can you do? Here are a few tips based on the most common questions we get from [...]

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