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Fall is Renovation Time!

Posted on: October 24th, 2011 by Jeff Holzer No Comments

Renovation During the Fall With the refreshing welcome of cooler weather, now is the ideal time to renovate your lawn. Aeration is a very effective way to physically condition the soil by way of the rolling mechanism and hollow tines that open the soil which improve air circulation and root development while at the same […]

Get RID of Stink Bugs!

Posted on: May 5th, 2011 by Jeff Holzer No Comments

Use vinegar to wash the windows. Grow or sprinkle catnip in your garden. Vacuum stink bugs once inside your home to avoid the smell which draws more stink bugs into your house. Reduce outdoor lighting during the five months stink bugs season to help minimize the stink bug population into your area. Caulk all cracks […]

Turf Tip

Posted on: April 22nd, 2011 by Jeff Holzer No Comments

Turf Tip: Building the Foundation As the stage is set for a successful turf season, it is very important to establish a foundation for that success. The first building block in that foundation, is to provide nutrients for improved soil structure and to prevent undesirable weed seed from germinating. The first and most important application […]

Spring Turf Tip: Mowing

Posted on: April 22nd, 2011 by Jeff Holzer No Comments

Spring Turf Tip: Mowing Welcome to Spring! With the weather warming and Mother Nature returning to life, it is important to start the year with sound cultural practices. Soon the lawns will be moving into their most aggressive growth period of the year. The importance of cutting your grass to a height of no less […]