How to Prepare Your Lawn for Drought

If you have a beautiful, green lawn, drought is your worst enemy. Unfortunately, drought is becoming increasingly widespread throughout the U.S., and states like California have seen unprecedented dryness in recent years, which can make lawns crunchy, brown, and ugly. … Continued

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

Why You Should Install Sod During Winter in Texas

Thanks to mild winters and rare freezes, planting sod during winter is one of the best seasons in Texas to have your lawn ready by spring. When new sod is placed during winter, it gives your lawn ample time and … Continued

Is My Grass Dormant or Dead?

Lawns look great when they’re healthy and well-maintained, but there are a variety of factors that could turn a lush green field into a barren yard. One common issue many homeowners face is the appearance of brown spots, which could … 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

Push Mowers vs. Riding Mowers

The question of push vs. riding mower is about which is the right tool for the job. Before you pick the best mower for your lawn, you need to understand the different types of mowers available and analyze your lawn. Push Mowers While … 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