Irrigation 101

Summer in the south means days of drought followed by days of thunderstorms. This is why irrigation systems must be monitored. No one wants to see a sprinkler system running during a downpour! In fact, it is important to get the maximum efficiency from your irrigation system. Your plants and lawn will need different amounts …

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Stop Being Crabby

Like a crab, crabgrass has many legs and is low to the ground. Also, it is difficult to get hold of when weeding and it even eludes the blades of lawnmowers. Crabgrass favors sandy, compacted soil where the grass is thin and weak. A bare lawn allows sunlight to directly hit the soil, which helps …

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Fall & Fertilizers

Did you know that fall is a great time to fertilize your plants for the winter? Most homeowners assume that fertilizer should only be applied in the spring and summer. This is a fallacy. Normally fertilizers have three (3) main numbers on the bag. Those numbers represent the percentage (%) of that specific nutrient. Also, …

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