What Is the Right Mowing Height for Grass in Your Yard?

Many homeowners mistakenly believe that the shorter they cut their lawn, the less often they will need to mow. While this may sound right, improper mowing can damage your grass and increase the growth of unwanted weeds—both of which can … Continued

How to Care for Your Lawn in Fall

When temperatures drop, it’s time to transition your yard into a state that will both survive and benefit from the winter months. After months of growth, a lawn needs oxygen, fertilizer, and a period of regeneration for the new cycle … Continued

How to Prevent Dog Urine from Killing Your Grass

Why does dog urine kill grass? Dog urine from healthy animals is very high in nitrogen, which damages grass in high concentrations. Sure, you might see nitrogen on the ingredient list for your favorite fertilizer, but too much can cause … Continued

How to Grow Grass Under Trees

Getting grass to grow underneath trees can be a challenge, because grass needs strong sunlight to grow. Trees provide shade that blocks the grass underneath from getting enough sun exposure. In addition, trees can drain the soil of nutrients and … Continued

Lawn Striping: Getting a Tidy Looking Lawn

A striped lawn looks smart and attractive. It shows the effort you put into keeping your home well maintained and tidy. Lawn striping isn’t difficult when you know the correct technique, but you need the right tools to achieve a … Continued

6 Outdoor Summer Fun Classics That Could Be Harmful For Your Lawn

Summers are filled with laughter and time outside with the family. However, your grass will be put under more strain from some of the summer fun you and your family are having. Be sure to watch out for some of these summer classics and make sure your grass makes it to fall.

5 Urban myths about your lawn

You hear a lot about how to take care of your lawn, but what’s fact and what’s fiction? Some of the old wives’ tales can do more harm than good for your lawn. It’s important to know the facts before … Continued

4 Ways You’ve Been Secretly Killing Your Lawn

1. Kill weeds, not grass It is not uncommon for weed killer to affect lawns as well. Many weed killers that claim to be “lawn friendly” are still products that kill all plants. These are called herbicides. While effective, they … Continued

Green Grass and High Temps

If you live in Texas, you know about the extreme weather we have in the Lone Star State. With little rain in the last decade, Texas is facing drought, and the sun always seems to be there to shine on … Continued

Prepare Your Lawn for Spring!

We may be in the midst of January, but it’ll be spring before you know it! If lawncare has fallen to the back of your mind during these colder months, it’s time to bring it back into view. To reduce … Continued