Published on Tuesday, March 09, 2021
Over time, soil nutrient depletion can leave your lawn without the nutrients it needs to grow lush and green. Spring fertilization is the best way to ensure your grass has the energy to develop strong roots and healthy growth. Why spring? The nutrients in your soil have depleted throughout the winter months and your grass needs the strength to come out of dormancy. Because of this, your lawn needs more energy in the spring than any other season.
Spring fertilization is one of the best ways to care for your lawn when the warmer weather rolls around. It will feed your lawn's root system the essential nutrients it needs to get a jumpstart on growth while also aiding against pesky weeds with a weed control treatment. The two types of...
Published on Tuesday, February 16, 2021
All grasses have specific mowing height requirements. Cutting your lawn too short leaves it vulnerable to heat damage
and drought, but not cutting it short enough will invite pest infestations. Here in St. Cloud,
Minnesota, we have both cool and warm-season grasses and each type has a different height
requirement. It is important to identify your grass type and learn about its height requirements because mowing
without this knowledge could harm the health of your lawn.
Read on below to learn about the height requirements for both cool ;and warm-season grasses as well as what might
happen to your lawn if you neglect these height requirements.
The Difference Between Cool & Warm-Season Height Requirements...
Published on Tuesday, November 10, 2020
Doing your own snow removal can be hazardous to your health.
Winter is well on its way, and for residents in Minnesota, that definitely means snow. In order to safely navigate walkways and driveways, snow removal is essential. It prevents an icy layer from forming that is hazardous for you and your family. It’s tempting to want to do it yourself in order to save some money, but the truth is, professional snow removal saves you time, effort, and protects your health.
Learn more about why professional snow removal service is worth the cost for your home in St. Cloud or other nearby areas.
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Snow removal seems simple—just...
Published on Wednesday, July 08, 2020
When people think of landscaping, they often picture the types of plants that will be installed, the flowers that will bloom, and the beautiful foliage they will see. But what about the bottom of the landscape bed? That should be covered by mulch. While mulch provides an aesthetic appeal and adds more color to the landscaping, that is not the only benefit of this valuable ground cover.
Learn about three benefits of mulch and why your landscape beds in St. Cloud, Sauk Rapids, Sartell, and surrounding areas of Minnesota need a good, proper layer of mulch installed each year.
1. Mulch is a natural weed barrier and preventer.
One of the greatest benefits of a 2-3 inch thick layer of mulch is that it acts as a...
Published on Friday, May 22, 2020
Lawn mowing may seem like a straightforward task, but when it is not performed by professional lawn mowing experts, the grass can actually be harmed and its growth can be hindered.
Learn about four common mistakes that homeowners and even some lawn service companies make when they mow lawns in Sartell, St. Cloud, Sauk Rapids, and surrounding cities in Minnesota.
1. Mowing the grass too short will negatively affect your lawn.
It is tempting to mow your grass too short to avoid mowing more often, but this will have negative effects on your lawn. This is a practice known as scalping the lawn, which can harm the grass when it is done too many times. When the grass is cut too short, it can weaken the overall health...