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  • What’s the Best Way to Get Rid of Leaves On Your Lawn? October 26, 2020
    Leaves are a symbol of fall – there is a reason Frank Sinatra’s song “Autumn Leaves” is a classic. At this time of year, people like to go see fall foliage, decorate with leaf-colored items around the house, and children play in large piles of leaves. But as fun as romping in the leaves or... […]
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  • Setting a Lawn Fertilizer Schedule for Your Yard October 7, 2020
    Lawn Doctor of Buffalo Grove-Lake Zurich-Barrington-Palatine fertilizing a thriving lawn   The benefits of lawn fertilizer are endless. For starters, feeding your grass will let it grow greener and thicker. Fertilizing improves the health of a lawn’s root system, making the grass more resistant to weeds and drought. When done properly, lawn feeding drastically upgrades... […]
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  • Fall Landscaping Tips October 7, 2020
    Fall Landscaping Ideas and Tips When the fall season starts to turn to winter, you know it’s time to start getting your yard ready. Preparing your lawn in the autumn helps you to enjoy your lawn in the spring and summer. The grass will be greener and healthier with a little fall-time help. You’ll want... […]
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  • Lawn Watering Guide Tips and Tricks September 30, 2020
    Fall Watering Guide From complimenting your front yard’s aesthetic to providing a cushioned setting for family fun and activities, your lawn has been there for you all summer long. Now it is your turn to be there for you lawn. Proper autumn lawn care is vital in maintaining a healthy and visually appealing yard year-round.... […]
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  • Heat Stress Can Do a Number on Your Yard: What Can You Do? August 7, 2020
    Dry Lawn in the Summer? How to Beat Heat Lawn Stress  For most of us, summer is not a season of stress. For lawns though, it is. Consistent hot and dry weather over a long period of time can lead to heat or moisture stress, which can cause your lawn to turn brown and even... […]
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  • How to Get Rid of Weeds in Your Lawn May 19, 2020
    Many people dream of a lush and green lawn to enjoy all summer long. But often this dream is dashed by weeds popping up between the blades of grass. Occasionally, the weeds can get out of control and overtake a yard. Some people worry about treating a weed crisis because they worry they may accidentally... […]
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  • How to Mow a Lawn the Right Way: The Ultimate Guide May 19, 2020
    The average American spends about 4 hours a week caring for their lawn. Lawn mowing is often the most time-consuming part of routine lawn care. In order to increase lawn care effectiveness, we have created the ultimate guide for how to mow a lawn the right way.  If you are new to mowing, this guide... […]
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  • How to Fix Brown Patches in Your Lawn May 1, 2020
    Your lush green grass has been overtaken by dead brown patches. These unsightly patches of dead grass threaten to ruin the beautiful outdoor aesthetic of all your summer barbecues and events. Brown patches are caused by factors including, but not limited to foot traffic, lack of fertilization, fungus, grub infestation, animal urine, chemical spills, and/or... […]
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  • Planting Grass Seed in a New Yard May 1, 2020
    When you have a new yard, there are several options for how to start growing grass. One of the most economical ways to start your green and luscious yard is by planting grass seed. It may sound intimidating to start a lawn from scratch, but planting grass seed is very doable on your own if... […]
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  • Small Yard Ideas: 5 Tips on How to Care for Your Lawn April 15, 2020
    Living in dense urban areas usually means smaller lawn sizes. Some people might be quick to neglect the care and management of a small yard because small yard ideas tend to oppose regular outdoor landscaping routines.  For example, lawn equipment is bulky and difficult to maneuver through tight spaces making upkeep tiresome. Shading from the... […]
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