Lawn Maintenance Tips for the Dead of Winter

Raising a lush, green, beautiful lawn requires the diligence and knowledge of a farmer. In mild climate zones, the winter cycle remains a vibrant growth cycle where you can maintain your usual lawn care regimen. However, if you live in a colder region that has snow accumulation or sub-freezing temperatures, there are several important components of winter lawn care that …

Aeration FAQs: How Often Should You Aerate Your Lawn?

Everyone loves a green, plush, beautiful lawn. There is nothing better than returning home from work after a hard day and being able to take off your shoes and walk upon your soft lawn. A great back yard is a wonderful place to create memories with your family and allows you to relax and reconnect with nature. Aeration is one …

When Is the Right Time for Lawn Overseeding?

Nobody likes a thin lawn with bare patches. It’s uncomfortable to walk on and looks unhealthy. Lawn overseeding is a highly effective way to restore your lawn to a thick, plush, healthy state. When done correctly, overseeding can rejuvenate your yard, improve the value of your home, and make your lawn the envy of your neighbors. The experts at Weed-A-Way can help create a …

What Sort of Lawn Maintenance Service Is Right for You?

Everyone would love to have a great lawn, but sometimes the demands of work and family make it impossible to dedicate more of your time to lawn care. A large lawn is a great place to make precious memories with your family. When you come home from a hard day’s work, it’s relaxing to look upon an immaculately groomed lawn …

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Should I Aerate My Lawn In The Fall?

Aeration is an important part of routine maintenance for a healthy and full lawn. The procedure involves puncturing the turf, which is usually done with a core aerator – a machine that pull small “plugs” of grass and soil out of the ground. This creates space for air, water, and nutrients to reach the grass roots and helps to loosen …

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Identifying and Treating Drought Damage

Do you ever wonder why your lawn is not as green as the lawns of your neighbors? When your grass starts to turn into a dull gray/brown hue or darken in colour, it is a sign that it needs a drink. Drought happens when your lawn is not receiving enough water, which can bring severe stress to your grass and …

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Proper Care for Your Grass Type

The type and frequency of lawn care required to maintain a healthy and green yard depends on the type of grass you have. By mixing different types of grass seeds, a green lawn is possible year round. Mixing grass types also helps to defend against damage from traffic and pests. There are a few grass types that make up the …

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Get Your Lawn Ready For Spring

A healthy green lawn begins with proper preparation and maintenance in the Spring. By completing the steps described below, you can get a leg up on your neighbours, and have the greenest lawn on the block! Clean up the Lawn and Prepare Tools The first step you need to take when starting your Spring lawn care regime is to clean …

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Main Causes of Lawn Browning

There is nothing more frustrating than tediously tending to your lawn, only to find brown spots. Read on to determine the possible causes of lawn browning that you may fall victim to. Scalping: Lawn scalping occurs when grass is cut quite low, exposing the stems of the grass blades. Scalping is harmful to your lawn because it limits the amount …