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Lawn Maintenance

lawn maintenance tips for lawn lovers

June 12, 2013

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Lawn Maintenance

While lawn maintenance is definitely a year-round task, it takes on even greater importance during the summer when you want your lawn looking its absolute best. Think of all the activities that you enjoy outside when the weather is warm. From outdoor cookouts to family fun and games to casual entertaining with friends and neighbors, you want your lawn to be healthy, green and lush to provide the perfect setting.

 
 
 

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Lawn Care Business

how to choose a lawn care business

June 10, 2013

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Lawn Care Business

Choosing a lawn care business for your needs does not have to be a daunting task.  You need a lawn care company that understands that your lawn faces threats that may differ based on a number of variables, such as climate, region and season. And because lawn care is a science, you should look for a company that provides science-based solutions at key stages throughout the year to maximize your lawn’s potential.

 
 
 

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How Can I Get My Grass Green

how can i get my grass green during a drought?

June 9, 2013

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How Can I Get My Grass Green

It’s a common cry heard from lawn-loving homeowners as they watch their yards turn brown or pale in the summer sun: “How can I get my grass green when I’m facing a drought?” Of course, because the TruGreen® experts understand the science behind achieving a healthy lawn you’ll love, they can tell you exactly what’s happening. Turfgrass plants are composed of 70% to 75% water, so when the available water supply dwindles, your lawn will show it.

 
 

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Best Lawn Fertilizer

how to select the best lawn fertilizer for your lawn

June 7, 2013

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Best Lawn Fertilizer

Choosing the best lawn fertilizer for your turf can help keep your yard nourished and looking its best all year long. Environmental conditions pose a threat to your lawn year-round, from cool or wet spring temperatures to hot, humid summers and leaf-dropping autumn weather. Lawn damaging insects, inconsistency in the amount of soil moisture, and potentially spreading diseases can pose a challenge to contend with as well.

 
 
 

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Lawn Fertilizer Schedule

what is the best lawn fertilizer schedule?

June 6, 2013

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Lawn Fertilizer Schedule

Fertilizing your lawn might seem like it would be easy, but doing it effectively can be quite challenging. To choose the right lawn fertilizer schedule you must know the size of your yard, the kinds of grasses that grow there, your soil type(s), and how well the area drains.

 
 
 

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Lawn Weed Control

lawn weed control | keep your lawn looking and feeling good

June 5, 2013

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Lawn Weed Control

Lawn weed control plays an important role in achieving a lawn you’ll love. This time of year, your lawn is your private haven—a sunny, breezy getaway for everything from picnics to soccer to games of tag. If you like to sunbathe, a blanket on lush grass is the way to go. For the more active, badminton, croquet, or a game of touch football may be in your summertime plans. No matter what your pleasure, knowing your yard is in tiptop shape will be crucial to your peace of mind. Keep lawn weeds at bay and your grass feeling soft, thick, and lush with these summertime tips courtesy of TruGreen®.

 
 
 

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Lawn Care Advice

lawn care advice | proper watering

June 4, 2013

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Lawn Care Advice

When it comes to watering your lawn, lawn care advice is easy to come by—but good lawn care advice is harder to find. Sure, we all understand that our lawns need the correct amount of water in order to grow healthy, green and lush. But do you also realize that problems occur when your lawn receives too much water? The symptoms are similar and include wilting, poor color, and poor growth. Ask your neighbors for their opinions on when to water and how much, and you’ll probably hear any number of tips and tricks.

 
 
 
 
 
 

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Best Way to Get Green Grass

How to make your grass greener

June 3, 2013

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Best Way to Get Green Grass

Ask any homeowner what they want in a lawn, and they’ll probably say it should look good and be easy to care for—but they’ll also probably say it’s hard to know the best way to get green grass. It takes the right balance of services to achieve that healthy, green lawn you’ll love. Weed control, irrigation, fertilizer, and a little specialized knowledge can help make the difference.

 
 

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Lawn Maintenance Service

lawn maintenance service | keep your lawn fun to play on

June 2, 2013

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Lawn Maintenance Service

Some people attempt to do their own lawn maintenance to deal with these things that can pose a threat to their lawn. Other homeowners greatly appreciate the convenience and the results that an expert lawn maintenance service, such as TruGreen®, delivers in giving them healthy, soft and green lawns.

 
 
 

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Broadleaf Weed Control

best methods for broadleaf weed control

May 31, 2013

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Broadleaf Weed Control

Weeds are opportunists. They’re always looking for an opening. If given a bare spot or an area where the grass is thin or weak, they’ll try to take over. This is especially true of broadleaf weeds, which, once established, can quickly spread and damage the appearance of your lawn. Weed control, specifically broadleaf weed control, can be an important component of your lawn care program.

 
 

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