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Spring is here, early! Are you prepared?

Spring has arrived in New Jersey... at least according to the temperatures. In Northern New Jersey, Crocuses are popping, smell of fresh cut grass is in the air, the birds are singing in the morning, and the world is ready to move forward out of its winter sluggishness and come to life.  With 73 degrees in Wyckoff, NJ at 2pm this afternoon - not ...

How to Choose a Professional Lawn Maintenance Company

If you need help caring for your lawn, a professional lawn maintenance company can help you reach your goals. Since you will be paying for the service each month, you want to make sure that you choose the best company for your needs. Reviewing local companies online, asking the right questions and being honest about your needs will go a …

How to Choose a Bergen County Lawn Care Company

All lawn care companies are not the same. Thanks to the Google, you no longer have to pull a name from a phone book, but it can still be challenging to select the best lawn care company based on a website. How do you know if the company is licensed, bonded and insured? What training do the technicians have? Are …

How to Protect Your Landscape for the Winter

What do you do before you go outdoors when the weather gets cold? Put on a jacket! Unfortunately, plants cannot throw on a jacket, so they need protection from the elements to survive the long winter. Plants are sensitive to heat and cold, just as humans are, and they require oxygen to live. Oxygen becomes harder to find and use ...

My Sprinkler System Won’t Shut Off

You’ve done your homework and know that your sprinkler system needs to be turned off for the winter. You don’t water to freeze and cause damage to the piping, and you want to protect and preserve the sprinkler for optimal performance next spring. But, what happens when you go to turn off your sprinkler and the system won’t shut off? ...

Benefits to Maintaining a Healthy, Green Lawn

There’s no doubt that a healthy green lawn is preferred over one that is not. Yet there are many benefits to keeping your yard healthy and well maintained than just the looks that it provides. Healthy lawns are important to our communities, lifestyles and environment. To get your lawn up to this level of quality takes a lot of work, …

Care for Your Lawn Today So You Can Save Money Tomorrow

Healthy Lawn Care There are some things in life you can’t skimp by on, and your lawn is one of them. There are many homeowners looking to cut costs in order to accommodate their shrinking budgets, but when it comes to your lawn, it’s better to maintain it properly to save money in the long run. Your lawn deserves regular care and maintenance ...

Watering Basics for New Jersey Lawns

We all know that grass needs water, but exactly how much does it need? Many homeowners leave this job up to Mother Nature, but if you want a great looking yard with plenty of lushness, you can’t rely on nature entirely. Understanding the various types of grass can help determine how much watering your lawn really needs to thrive. Common ...

Tips For Mowing Your Lawn

Healthy Lawn Care striping effectWhen it comes to mowing your lawn, there are some standard procedures which, when followed, will lead to your  efforts being rewarded with a vibrant, healthier lawn. The following tips will help keep your lawn looking great: To encourage healthy growth, mowing your lawn once per week is a good rule of thumb, except during times of stress, like ...