If you haven’t already, it is important to take some time to help your lawn prepare for the coming winter to ensure a better spring next year. Winter can be pretty tough on a lawn that hasn’t been prepared, so read this quick and helpful guide to maximize your lawn’s ability to withstand the season ahead.
Summer is approaching with rapidity. With this comes lots of fun activities and time spent enjoying the great outdoors, but it also comes with some responsibilities to your lawn. Summer is typically the time that we have to devote the most time to our lawns to keep them healthy and beautifully green. With the mowing, the watering, the weed spraying, and more, it would be a shame to lose your lawn to one of the many lawn nuisances that cause trouble in the summer. Here is a quick list of potential nuisances that you can watch out for to keep your lawn healthy and happy this summer!
When deer decide that your yard in John's Creek has some tasty treats available they will keep coming back until there is nothing left. Because this can be such a big problem for people that are trying to grow some beautiful fruit trees that produce lots of fruit, we decided to give you more than one blog post describing ways to keep deer away from your little trees. Visit the first part of this blog series if you have not already for more ways to deter deer from eating up all your plants and trees.
Living near some natural forest, protected land, or wild habitat can be a really beautiful place to live, but it definitely comes with its own challenges in John's Creek, GA. For one, you are more prone to deal with the animals that call that place home. One of the big struggles people face living in a place that deer are likely to get to or visit is that the deer don’t just come to say hello. Deer will eat all of your plants, lay waste to your flower beds, and will even eat your trees. This can be particularly upsetting if you are trying to grow some fruit trees so you can enjoy their produce. Trees in general are also pretty expensive. So what can you do to prevent deer from eating your plants and your trees? We rounded up some of the best answers and want to share them with you!
Fighting off disease in your lawn is not something that you probably want to do all that frequently. There are times when you will need to address some issues that come up, but it is much easier to grow a strong, healthy, and lush lawn that can resist disease on its own. So how do you go about growing a turf that can keep on being healthy and won’t get infected by the fungi and diseases that are out there? We are glad you asked. Here are some of the top rated things you can do to keep your lawn in good shape this year!
Congratulations on being proactive and refreshing your knowledge of common summer lawn diseases in Cumming, GA with those of us here at Greenfeet Lawn Care! Prevention is the best treatment, but that is not always enough. Knowing the signs and symptoms of these common lawn afflictions can help you waste precious time when treating a diseased lawn. In part one, we covered dollar spot and summer patch. Check out the information below regarding a few more diseases you may see in your own lawn!
There are a lot of things that can go wrong with your lawn, so it is best to read up on potential problems so you are prepared. Many lawn and garden enthusiasts are familiar with the common summer lawn diseases that may infect their lawn, but it always a good thing to refresh that knowledge as we look forward into another summer of another year here in John's Creek, GA. Knowing what to look for and the signs of particular diseases can help you catch a disease early on and keep it from destroying your entire lawn!
So you put all this effort into getting your landscape in order in your Alpharetta, GA yard. Maybe you added some flowerbeds or some pretty rocks to give your property a bit more appeal, or maybe you just brightened up what you already had. Simply planting some new flowers and shuffling around your lawn and garden decor can give you something entirely new. In line with taking care of your landscape, we wanted to talk today a bit about something called root suckers.
There is no shortage of danger for lawns in Cumming, Georgia, but Greenfeet Lawn Care is here to help you protect your lawn, and to give you the information you need to recognize problems before they get out of hand. Today we want to give you the information you need regarding the danger of the lace bug. What on earth is a lace bug? We are glad you asked. Check out the information and tips below.
It seems like it is impossible to get some kids to help out with the yard work, and others are more than willing to help with the mowing. So how can you get your own kids to fall in the latter category? We thought you might enjoy some tips to try to help you out.