Better Lawn Care is all about growing healthy, eco-friendly lawns that will have your neighbors...
Green with Envy!
We love our lawns! Green, grassy areas improve our quality of life
by linking us to nature and providing spaces for recreation. Lawns
enhance landscape plantings, boost property values and beautify our
neighborhoods. Lawns benefit our environment by filtering dust and
pollution from air and water. In urban settings, green grass improves
living conditions by buffering noise and cooling the air.
Yes, lawns are beneficial to our environment. Therefore, does the lawn care industry deserve the bad reputation dubbed by many conservationists as a waste of water and natural resources? Are our yards a source of fertilizer and pesticide pollution?
We - home owners and professionals - are spending billions of dollars (billions?? Not kidding - lawn care is a multi-billion dollar industry) on tools, services and chemicals. Growing grass that's sub-par...addicted to water and fertilizers.
Don't get me wrong, water and fertilizers are very important to growing healthy grass. The problems result from the misapplication of lawn care products and improper watering.
We need to do a better job of managing our lawns. Lush, green grassy areas are very important to our landscapes, lifestyles and the environment.
Consider this site your online source for growing healthy lawns...
That are better for your family, your property and the environment. A place you can visit to get your questions answered by professional turfgrass specialists.
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And a whole lot more!
Bottom-line...lush and green or wilted and weedy.
The difference is know-how. Are you ready to grow a lawn that will have your neighbors green with envy?
Great! Lets sink your roots deep into what you need to know...
May 17, 15 08:47 PM
Is zoysia grass perfect for home lawns? It's beautiful when properly maintained. If you are lucky enough to live in an climate suitable for growing warm-seaon grasses, zoysia might be the best choice.
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Are you having trouble managing a stinky, slimy heap of grass clippings? Here's how to compost grass clippings without the smelly mess. Simple composting tips.
May 12, 15 09:46 PM
How to cut grass like a pro. Lawn striping is a simple mowing technique that uses lawn rollers or striping kits for a professionally groomed look. Pattern your yard like a baseball field.