Doughrooms Invade North Carolina Lawns

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The effects of global warming are being demonstrated right before our eyes now in Carolina lawns, of all places. We’ve been receiving strange reports at LawnAmerica of doughnuts appearing overnight in area lawns. That’s weird enough, but our concern is that people have been eating those, only to experience some sort of hallucinogenic effect and… Read more »

Happy St. Patricks Day!

Posted by & filed under Environmental, Lawn Care.

Did you know that there’s gold in your grass! Not just on St. Patrick’s Day, but every day your lawn and landscape is healthy adds value to your home and our local communities in the Charlotte and Asheville areas in North Carolina. According to Smart Money Magazine, a nice lawn and landscape adds up to 11.3%… Read more »

So Do You Really Want to Do Your Own Lawn Care?

Posted by & filed under Choosing a lawn care company, fertiliation, Fescue, Lawn Care, post-emergent, pre-emergent, Weed-control.

  Where do I start? I was at one of the big box stores recently, and noticed the big display of do-it-yourself lawn care weed-control products and fertilizers on display. So I checked them out to compare these to what we use at LawnAmerica, along with the pricing of their products. Even with 30 years… Read more »

Cut Back Ornamental Grasses in March

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March is a great time to remove dead foliage from ornamental grasses in the landscape, before they begin to green up soon. Ornamental grasses can be  great additions to home and business landscapes, and are becoming very popular. They are very well-adapted to Carolina weather and soil conditions, very low maintenance, and provide a beautiful… Read more »

Pre-emergent Weed-Conrol Needed Now!

Posted by & filed under Choosing a lawn care company, Lawn Care, pre-emergent, spring weed control, Weed-control.

  With the early spring we are enjoying here in Carolina, it’s more important than ever to have a timely pre-emergent herbicide applied to stop crabgrass and other summer annual weeds. Germination usually begins in late March to early April here in Carolina and on into April, May, and June. So as long as the… Read more »