Category Archives: Lawn Care

September 05, 2016

As the sweltering heat of summer subsides to the pleasantly cool evenings of fall, home owners everywhere breathe a sigh of relief. No more constant weeding, fertilizing, pruning, digging, mowing, and watering to keep the lawn looking fresh and clean. The End of Lawn Care But wait! Don’t give in to the beauty of fall […]

July 06, 2016

With all the recent rain, your yard may be looking a little soggy and sad. If your house and lawn sits on a lower elevation than surrounding houses, you may have various puddles of water pooling in your yard. The Downsides to Water Puddles Besides being an eyesore, pooling water kills grass, inhibits mowing, and […]

March 03, 2016

Spring is in the air! Well, not quite. There’s still about two and a half weeks until the official beginning of spring on March 20, but we want you to be prepared. Although spring lawn care is much less intense than fall lawn care, it is just as—if not more—important. Correct care and maintenance in […]

February 03, 2016

Everyone wants a beautiful, green lawn, but watering can be a pain, especially during the hot St. Louis summers. Adding an irrigation system to your lawn not only saves you from this, there are other benefits as well. 1. Saves time Installing a sprinkler system is a massive time saver. You can set when you […]

January 11, 2016

Although your lawn needs less attention in winter than it does in other seasons, you can’t just leave it untouched until spring. Here are some things you should be doing in the winter to ensure your yard looks its best year round. 1. Prune trees and shrubs Pruning in the winter promotes new growth when […]

December 09, 2015

Now that it’s December, everyone is gearing up for the inevitable: snow. When we imagine snow, we think of big, fluffy flakes floating down from the sky, covering our lawns and trees with a picturesque white glow. The reality, however, is usually much less serene. Snow can wreak havoc on the roads, the sidewalks, and […]

November 09, 2015

Fall is here in full force and leaves are everywhere. Sometimes it can be overwhelming just to look out the window and see all the work that needs to be done in the yard. Raking is no fun, but here are a few tips to make lawn care a  little easier. 1. Use a bigger […]

August 31, 2015

Make sure to cut it DoItYourself.com explains that as long as your grass is still growing, you should take the time to cut it. Before the winter arrives, you should always keep your grass at a length of about 2 1/2 inches. To minimize potential problems, the news source recommended that you lower the blades on […]

June 29, 2015

A lot people are concerned with the appearance of their lawn, whether at their home or business. Not everyone understands there’s more to the upkeep of a lawn than just mowing the grass. Most homeowners hire professionals to take care of their lawn maintenance. With so many companies available to provide lawn services, it can be tough […]

June 22, 2015

Landscaping Hiring a professional landscaping company to come to your home and work on your yard helps you keep it looking its best. The landscape professionals can get rid of any debris that is negatively affecting your yard’s aesthetic appeal. They can also make sure all of your plants have the proper amount of water […]