Many new lawn care clients are absolutely shocked to find out about all the work that needs to happen before lawn fertilizer companies can apply their products to grass. For the best outcome, lots of preparation must be completed before fertilizer can be laid down. If you are anxious to get a jump … [Read more...] about What Do Lawn Fertilizer Companies Wish You’d Do for Your Yard This Weekend
Post emergent weed control requests are one of the most common types of calls professional landscapers get. Tons of homeowners get frustrated every summer as they try to combat their weed problem. When you spot crabgrass or dandelions taking over your yard, you might instinctively reach for the weed … [Read more...] about What Is Post Emergent Weed Control and Why Should I Care?
Pre-emergence weed control is a service we recommend for all of our lawn care clients. It’s also one of the services we receive the most questions about. People are curious – they want to understand the purpose of each of the services they pay for. But people also have a hard time accepting the fact … [Read more...] about What Is Pre-emergence Weed Control and When to Use It?
For effective weed control, early spring is a critical time for a pre emergent weed control application. In fact, spring often involves a flurry of activity for those who are truly serious about their lawn care regimen. Depending on what type of turf is growing in your yard, some combination of … [Read more...] about Why You Should Mark Mid-March on Your Calendar for Pre Emergent Weed Control
Pre emergent weed control is an effective way to prevent weeds from appearing in your lawn. But your timing has to be right in order for these products to do their job. There is a narrow window of opportunity for pre emergent weed control products to wipe out the weed seeds and seedlings lurking in … [Read more...] about How to Know If You Waited Too Long to Use the Best Pre Emergent Weed Control
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?