Mistakes to Avoid When It Comes to Sod Maintenance
Visit Starr Turf Grass Inc. website & reads about, what are the precautions need to take care while sod maintenance in the DFW area. Call at (972) 226-2122!
How to Plant a Tree
Planting a tree is an easy job, but it takes more skill than you might think. The following tree-planting tips can help ensure you plan ...
Lawn-care basics: how much to cut, irrigate, fertilize
The Big Question: Is Sod Installation a DIY Project?
BJ Haunert - Thursday, April 20, 2017 If your front lawn is looking patchy or you find yourself with a backyard overrun with weeds, installing new sod can be the quickest way to achieve a beautiful and lush lawn. Homeowners who are up for a DIY project will find that sod installation is reasonably easy to do on your own. By following a few simple steps, you can be enjoying your new lawn by the time summer rolls around Conduct a soil test Before installing sod, make sure that your soil has the correct pH (approximately 6 to 7.5) level to allow grass to thrive by testing soil samples. Measure how much sod you need Carefully measure the area where you'll be installing sod; plan to order about 5 percent more as a…
10 Most Magnificent Trees in the World
"A tree is a wonderful living organism which gives shelter, food, warmth and protection to all living things. It even gives shade to those who wield an axe to cut it down" - Buddha.There are probably hundreds of majestic and magnificent trees in the world - of these, some are particularly special:[singlepost][/singlepost] 10. Lone Cypress in Monterey(Image credit: bdinphoenix [flickr])(Image credit: mikemac29 [flickr])Buffeted by the cold Pacific Ocean wind, the scraggly Lone Cypress [wiki] (Cupressus ma...
The Extreme Complications of Tree Removal
Sometimes, deciding whether or not to remove a tree is a most difficult question to answer.
5 Tips to Help Your Lawn Recover from Snow Mold
Learn how to spot and fix snow mold, and other common early spring lawn care problems.
Why It's Not OK to Leave Fallen Leaves on Your Lawn
Why is it necessary to rake leaves off the lawn in fall? The reason behind raking them off goes beyond concerns over smothering the grass.
What Is the Difference Between a Tree and a Shrub?
Have you ever wondered how to distinguish a tree and a shrub? Size matters, but it is not the only identifying feature.
How to Water New Trees, Shrubs, and Other Plants
Award-winning landscapers and landscape designers in Lancaster, PA explain how to water your new trees, shrubs, and flowers in your new plantings.