Tips from Toby – The February Short Mow
That layer of brown, ugly grass across the lawn is not dormant, it's dead! This blanket effect blocks the early sun warmth to the new grass down below. It's time to get out the mower and "short mow" your lawn down to 1.5". Be sure to pick up the clippings and you'll see fantastic green all the way across your lawn. This opens up the lawn so it can grow thicker and healthier more quickly and be beautiful all season long! We also make sure you start your mower up right for the season and discuss the importance of a sharp blade at all times on your mower.
It's time to fire up that mower for Spring. If it's been hibernating in a corner of your garage since last Fall, there are some essential steps to getting it started up and not doing damage with bad gas, dull blades and a bunch more. Plus we show you some of the highlights of great new equipment options if it's time to replace or buy some new gear! We paid a visit to our Friends at Smitty's Lawn and Garden Equipment and it's a candy store for lawn geeks!
The Three Biggies of Lawns
Summer is almost here and if you're not mowing properly, watering properly and feeding your lawn right you are simply not going to have a good lawn. It's time to make sure that you are not only doing these three major steps correctly but understand what the different makeups of fertilizers are and how they can help your lawn. If you don't master these steps you can't have great success so watch now!