Chemical Treatments

Weed Prevention – Do it Now!

Listen all you do-it-yourselfers.....it is a very important time of the year for your lawn.  Your grass is probably just now starting to green up and those weeds are not far behind.  It is the perfect time for you to get your hands on a bag of fertilizer with weed preventer.  It comes in all different shapes, sizes and brands, but you should be able to find it at any local hardware store.  Specifically look for "Crabgrass Preventer" on...

Winterize your Turf with Fertilizer

Usually when you see or hear the word "winterize" around these parts your are referring to an irrigation system.  In this case we are speaking to the idea that your cool-season lawn loves to be fed or "winterized" this time of the year.  If your lawn is primarily fescue or bluegrass then it is very beneficial to apply a balanced fertilizer during this peak growth season.  The goal is to choose a fertilizer, possibly labeled as a winterizer fertilizer,...

Get those Grubs!

Grubs - they don't really bother you at all and you don't see them until you start digging around your yard. Well, if you don't know what they look like check this guy out. It looks like a little harmless creature, but they are ravenous feeders that love the roots of healthy turf grass. Usually, if you have one of the nicest lawns in the neighborhood you will also have the highest population of grubs. ...