The Zika virus has officially arrived in The Low Country. It's not time to panic, but we all want to keep our families safe. Good lawn care is an important part of keeping your family safe from Zika and other mosquito-born diseases.
Want better lawn care, Savannah, GA? Start by thinking about irrigation. Water your lawn right and you can expect better grass and less lawn fungus. Water too much or too little, and you can expect trouble.
August is usually Savannah's wettest month, and often its hottest (click herfer for avg temps and rainfall), so it can be tricky to get the right balance. Here are some tips to help keep your lawn looking its best in August.
It's spring in Savannah, GA. That means it's time to wash the yellow gook off your car, and start working about lawn fungus. Gro-Masters has been a trusted lawn care service in Savanannah, GA for over 20 years. This is our second article about lawn fungus. To see the first lawn fungus article with descriptions of different lawn funguses, click here.
Lawn fungus is a very common, potentially devastating problem threatening your lawn. In fact, many lawn diseases begin as a result of fungus infestation. Gro-Masters has been a trusted lawn care service in Savanannah, GA for over 20 years. We have prepared this article to help Savannah, home owners better understand their lawns and what affects them.
Typically, lawn fungus is caused by unaerated soil, over-watering and/or under or over fertilizing. But one of the most common contributors to lawn fungus is humidity and high temperatures, which pretty much characterizes the climate in Savannah, Georgia. Here are some signs to look for:
Searching for the right lawn care provider can be difficult. Companies will try everything to get your business, but don't be fooled by elaborate sales pitches. You want a company with a proven track record of excellence in the area, and one that offers a comprehensive maintenance program of products and services. Tidewater Landscape Management is comprised of 5 essential characteristics that make them your first choice of high quality lawn care service providers.
Unsure whether you are getting your money’s worth out of your current lawn care provider? Can you even tell if they have come to cut the grass at all? Maybe it’s time to switch to a trusted professional company like Tidewater Landscape Management. Does your lawn still catch your eye when you get home from work? Well it should.
Do you have pests in your grass, fungus, disease? What about dead, dry patches, brown grass, have these issues ever been addressed? Has anyone form your current provider talked to you about why your lawn is dead? If you answer “No!” to any of these questions, maybe it’s time to call Tidewater.
For those fans of both a well-maintained lawn and football, ideally a game of football would happen in the field down the street. But, after taking the steps to create the perfect lawn (perhaps you read our e-book “Giving Your Lawn the Home Field Advantage”?) it may be impossible for some to resist playing on it. If this is the case at your house then you have likely seen a concerning amount of wear and tear. The wear and tear will be worse if the inspiration to play has come when the lawn is wet or frozen, and therefore more vulnerable to damage.
Remember when you were a kid and a moving box could be made into a castle, a hedge could become a forest and a closet could become a hidden fortress to be explored for hours? To a child, a small backyard has the potential to become an entire world full of endless fun. Below are a few simple ideas that will ensure that windows don't get broken by stray balls and hours of endless enjoyment are being had outdoors.