Establishing a good year-round grass maintenance plan is the best way to keep your lawn green and lush all year round. Here in Atlanta, we are extremely blessed to be able to use our back yards just about any time of the year. Furthermore, carefully aerating, fertilizing, watering, and trimming the … [Read more...] about Does Your Grass Maintenance Plan Include Insecticide Application? 3 Reasons Why It Should
If there’s one lawn care task the average homeowner tends to skip, it’s lawn aeration services. We aren’t sure why because the aeration process does an incredible amount to improve the health and appearance of grass. As a result, Kemko tells every one of our customers that regular aeration really … [Read more...] about Why Lawn Aeration Services is Like Wishing Your Yard Happy New Year
Pre-emergence weed control products allow the homeowner to prevent weeds from sprouting in the first place. It spares you the unsightly appearance of weeds sprinkling your lawn. It saves you the hassle of yanking weeds out of the lawn or applying herbicide to kill them. In fact, one pre-emergent … [Read more...] about What Is Pre-Emergence Weed Control and Why Do I Need to Know about It?
Worried about how to take care of your Bermuda grass in the fall months? Kemko has your back. Fall lawn care is often neglected because people think the growing season is coming to an end. And with the kids back in school, with the weather being much easier to tolerate than the summer heat and … [Read more...] about How to Care for Bermuda Grass in the Fall
Fall weed control and fertilizer applications might seem like a waste of time. After all, doesn’t grass pretty much go dormant for the winter, which is coming up pretty fast? Why bother addressing these issues right before the cool season hits? Right now is a tempting time to rake the leaves, trim … [Read more...] about Fall Weed Control: Do I Really Need It?
If you have been taking care of your own lawn and weed control has gotten out of hand, there are plenty of things you can do to eradicate your weeds. You can certainly crawl around your yard and yank those suckers out by hand, but you definitely don’t have to. You don’t even have to lug … [Read more...] about Top Tips for Lawn and Weed Control for People without a Green Thumb
If you have a cool season lawn like fescue or bentgrass, then the best time for lawn aeration is the fall – preferably at least one month before the threat of frost arrives. If your soil is particularly clay-heavy, your grass could benefit from more frequent aeration regardless of turf type. … [Read more...] about Why Is Fall the Best Time for Lawn Aeration and when Should It Be Done?
An effective lawn fertilizing schedule encompasses the entire year. But for many people, it doesn’t make any sense to apply fertilizer to their grass in the fall. After all, the grass is about to go dormant for the winter. If there will be no growth and no greenness for a few months, why bother … [Read more...] about When Is the Best Time for Effective Lawn Fertilizing?