Why It’s Important to Aerate and Overseed What is Aeration? There is more to a healthy lawn than just watering and cutting it. A beautiful lawn needs a good foundation and that foundation is the soil in which it grows. Aeration of your lawn is needed on a regular basis… Read More»
In a previous post, we wrote about the potential for lawn fungus outbreaks this summer due to the cold, extremely wet spring we had in NOVA this spring. While a variety of fungi are showing up, none seems to be as prevalent this summer (2020) as Brown Patch. Brown Patch… Read More»
Want a greener, healthier lawn? Common wisdom would have us believe the answer is to fertilize – generally in the spring and fall. Is it enough? Do you even need to fertilize? Which nutrients does your lawn need? All good questions, but the first question is, what is your soil’s… Read More»
Overseeding Part II – Proper Preparation Before Overseeding and Proper Care After Overseeding *If you haven’t read Part I – What is Overseeding and Why does it work? Please take a look HERE before going any further! Overseeding, as we shared in Part I, is simply the planting of new… Read More»
Part I – What is Overseeding and Why Does It Work? Would you like to your lawn to be thicker, greener, and have greater resistance to disease and drought? Who wouldn’t, right!?! While having such a lawn doesn’t happen overnight, it is more attainable than you might think. Overseeding, when… Read More»
Your grass is a plant – one, continuous stretch of green, so it may be easy to forget this fact since it’s not in a pot or a landscape bed, but grass is a plant. And like any plant, it’s roots need oxygen to thrive. Normal foot traffic, daily activities,… Read More»
Slit Seeding Benefits from ProLawn The lawn is the first noticeable feature of any home or property, and it visually frames the entire space. Unfortunately, maintaining a healthy, lush lawn is no easy feat. Lawns suffer from poor soil, bad weather, pests, and many other issues. Potential problems that weeds… Read More»
Hot weather can take a serious toll on lawns and you may be noticing signs of stress in your turf as the summer wears on.
A beautiful lawn needs a good foundation and that foundation is the soil in which it grows. There’s more to it than just watering!