Landscaping & Lawn Care

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How to Stop Dogs Using Your Grass as a Toilet: Lawn Care 101

Unsightly brown patches because of unrestrained dogs urinating on your lush grass are annoying, especially if you’re fastidious about your lawn care. Also, what many people don’t realize is that feces from dogs can transmit disease and parasites. It is important to stop neighborhood dogs from using your grass as a toilet. It isn’t as difficult or as expensive as you may think. There are a number of safe and harmless techniques to create a long-lasting impression that …

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Lawn Mowing Tips for a Healthy, Easy-to-Maintain Garden

Lawn mowing sounds as though it’s the easiest thing in the world – something that you think even a kid can do. In actual fact, there’s a right way and a wrong way to mow. But, if you follow the guidelines below, your lawn will be more attractive and healthier. Only cut the grass by one-third of its height. If it is 5 inches high, take a little more than one inch off. The perfect lawn height …

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What You Can Expect from Our Professional Lawn Service

As one of the leading lawn service providers in the Lakeland area of Florida, we can develop a program tailored to the specific challenges of your lawn. We only apply treatments that your lawn requires. And, we use the best products in the industry. You’ll see dramatic improvements in a short time. Our Reputation and Experience We’ve been in the lawn service business for almost 10 years and are proud of the reputation we have built. Plus, …

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Lawn Care in Lakeland, FL – Now’s the Time to Invigorate Your Grass

If you’re thinking about planting new grass or rejuvenating your existing lawn, there are some lawn care basics that you should know about. When seeding in the Lakeland area of Florida, the following information will help. Fall (which is just around the corner) is the best time to rejuvenate an existing lawn or plant new grass. Grasses are generally grouped as “cool” or “warm” season, based on their optimal growth temperatures. Usually, it’s best to …

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Healthy grass blades.

Lawn Care Maintenance in Florida Can Be Challenged by the Southern Chinch Bug

The most challenging insects with St Augustine grass in Florida are Southern Chinch bugs. They cause large brown patches on lawns, poison root systems, and kill grass. More bad news is that they are increasing in population and becoming resistant to many grass pesticides. This makes lawn care maintenance even more of a headache. This is what Chinch bugs look like: And here’s an example of the damage they can cause: Chinch bugs are attracted by thick …

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