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Lawn Care Tips

We care about your lawn, and take pride in helping you get the most out of them. Below you will find some short articles for tree and lawn care tips to help you have the best lawn on the block.

 

Be sure to implement these lawn care tips for keeping your lawn green in the midst of the challenging Colorado Springs climate. Keep the weeds at bay and work smarter, not harder, to make your lawn the lawn of your dreams.

Draining Your Irrigation System

By Lauryn Delgado | April 28, 2017

I wanted to notify you of possible light overnight freezing in the near future.  I have attached a diagram on draining your irrigation system as well as an instructional video from YouTube. This is similar to irrigation system winterization. I am mainly concerned when overnight temperatures will be dipping below 30 degrees for an extended…

Spring is Here!

By Lauryn Delgado | March 22, 2017

We haven’t had much of a winter this year.  The temperatures have been unseasonably warm (and record breaking), while the moisture has been well below average. Hopefully you have been doing some supplemental winter watering to protect you lawn, trees, and shrubs from winter desiccation. We checked soil temperatures last week, and it looks like…

We have water, but plants are still thirsty!

By Lauryn Delgado | March 1, 2017

  Here’s another Colorado conundrum: The snowpack is at 142% of average and reservoirs are at 106% of normal–but at least 52% of our state is experiencing some level of drought. Temps in February have been well above normal statewide–as much as 16 degrees above normal in some areas. What does dead grass mean? We’ll…

Supplemental Watering for Warmer Temperatures

By Lauryn Delgado | February 3, 2017

With temperatures over 50 degrees, this is a great time to give your turf, shrubs, and trees a much needed drink! Summer lawn care is necessary for maintaining the lush, green landscape you will love. How should you take care of your yard? The best thing you can do right now is have a hose…

Dropping Temperatures

By Lauryn Delgado | November 21, 2016

Temperatures are dropping along the Colorado Springs’ Front Range In typical Colorado style, an 80-degree day gets slammed by the big chill overnight. This heads-up wink from winter has sent Indian summer on its way. Though we don’t like to think about the need for winter tree care, it’s really life as usual along Colorado’s…

Winter Watering Recommendations

By Lauryn Delgado | November 6, 2016

We have had unseasonably warm and dry temperatures over the past few months. October had many record breaking temperatures and virtually no moisture, which has put us into somewhat of a drought and may leave you searching for winter watering recommendations. Since most homeowners have winterized their sprinkler systems, it is important that we notify…

What’s happening with my grass?!

By Lauryn Delgado | June 9, 2016

We have received some pretty nice rain storms in the past few weeks which has been great for your lawn, plants and trees. Everything is looking much greener! However, cool and moist weather and fluctuating temperatures can cause issues with fungus which we have been noticing in our area – Ascochyta Leaf Blight. Ascochyta Leaf Blight:…

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Lawn Care

Fertilization, disease control, insect control, and seeding are key features of the lawn care program that will give you the lush lawn of your dreams.

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Weed Control

Eliminate the pesky weeds growing in your mulch and rock beds. Our experts will use Integrated Pest Management to identify the target weed and the proper product.

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Seasonal Aeration

Aeration promotes healthy root development. Deep core aeration of your lawn reduces soil compaction and minor thatch build-up. Aeration allows water, oxygen and nutrients to better reach the root zones for a healthier turf.