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Simple Steps to Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Most homeowners don’t think a lot about improving their home’s curb appeal unless they are attempting to sell it, but it can be a great way to make your home look neater and more inviting, and maybe even earn the coveted HOA Lawn of the Month title.

There are many simple improvements you can make with […]

By |April 9th, 2020|General, Turf Care, Turf Maintenance|Comments Off on Simple Steps to Improve Your Home’s Curb Appeal

Spring Weed Control

It’s great news when the lawn greens up and the grass is growing again, but that means that weeds are also coming back to life. There are many approaches to weed control, but a well-maintained lawn is the first defense against stubborn weeds. Turfgrass managers and homeowners should have a plan for eliminating weeds that […]

By |April 9th, 2020|Turf Care, Turf Maintenance|Comments Off on Spring Weed Control

Product Spotlight on Patriot Bermudagrass

Patriot bermudagrass serves a very specific purpose – rapid, aggressive growth. This feature is ideal for the northern transition zone, but it is still suited for hardiness zones  7A, 7B, 8A, and 8B.

Patriot features excellent cold tolerance, and excellent drought tolerance, which means lower irrigation costs. This variety offers versatility – with the recommended mowing […]

By |March 12th, 2020|Bentgrass, Bermudagrass, General, Turf Maintenance|Comments Off on Product Spotlight on Patriot Bermudagrass

What A Rainy Spring Means for Your Lawn

Every living thing needs water to survive. This includes everything from your toddler to your pet cat to the plants in your lawn. Your natural grass is certainly no exception to this rule. But we all know there can be too much of a good thing.

Much of the southeastern United States has experienced a very […]

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Robotic Mowers: Coming to a Lawn Near You

Many of us spent our childhood years dreading lawn duty and wishing the lawn would somehow mow itself. Well, your wish may have finally come true in the most exciting advancement in lawn mowing since zero-turn technology. Sure, you’ve heard a lot of buzz about robotic mowers, but where is the technology now, and who […]

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Common Lawn Care Myths

We all have habits and ideas that, if we really think about it, we’re not exactly sure why we have them, they’re just habit. Sometimes we’ve heard them from others and taken them at their word, but when it comes to lawncare, it’s important to know the WHY and HOW for maintaining an attractive and […]

By |February 26th, 2020|General, Turf Care, Turf Maintenance, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Common Lawn Care Myths

It’s Time for Bermuda and Zoysia

As we eagerly anticipate the warmer, sunnier days of spring and summer, many of us begin to plan lawn, landscape, and garden projects. While Mother Nature always dictates planting schedules, (and sometimes gives us a few unwelcome surprises that no one can predict), there are some planting plans we can make with relative certainty.

Bermuda grasses […]

By |February 26th, 2020|Bermudagrass, Meyer Zoysiagrass, Meyer Zoysiagrass, Turf Care, Turf Maintenance, Zeon zoysiagrass|Comments Off on It’s Time for Bermuda and Zoysia

Drainage Matters

Much of the Southeast has experienced a mild, exceptionally wet winter, with some areas seeing significant flooding, and we still have spring coming, which is traditionally pretty soggy. Homeowners must be vigilant in ensuring flooding and poor drainage don’t take a toll on their lawn and landscape.

There are many risks of poor lawn drainage, including […]

By |February 26th, 2020|General, Turf Care, Turf Maintenance|Comments Off on Drainage Matters

TifSport Bermudagrass

Another product of the experts in Tifton, Georgia, TifSport provides a great solution for everything from golf course greens, fairways and roughs to athletic fields and home lawns.

This variety, best suited for Hardiness Zones 7A, 7B, 8A and 8B, is exceptionally wear tolerant and recovers quickly from damage from high use, cart traffic, even cleat […]

By |January 21st, 2020|Bermudagrass, Turf Maintenance|Comments Off on TifSport Bermudagrass

Back to Cultural Practice Basics

Cultural practices for turfgrass management may sound like something that is only for the pros, but it’s actually a term even the average homeowner should understand. To have an attractive and healthy lawn, observing cultural best practices is essential. Below are four staple practices that will help you maintain your turfgrass.

Mowing- Always follow the 1/3 […]

By |January 21st, 2020|Turf Care, Turf Maintenance|Comments Off on Back to Cultural Practice Basics