Do-it-Yourself Lawncare……Is it Worth it?

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HELP……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 fertilizers and weed-control products on display. So thought I’d check them out and compare these to what we use at LawnAmerica, along with the pricing of their products. Even I, with 30… Read more »

Lawncare Trucks Hitting the Neighborhoods

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A sure sign that spring is coming are seeing all the various lawncare trucks hitting the Tulsa and Oklahoma City neighborhoods. There’s the big corporate guys Trugreen, various regional companies, small companies, and mowers without even a logo or number on their trucks (which is illegal). It’s become a very competitive business over my 32… Read more »

Lawncare Myths

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Are beautiful, healthy lawns only cosmetic in purpose? Should pesticides be avoided at all costs? What about weeds…..aren’t they not all that bad? And does fertilizer just make lawns green with no other positive benefits? There are some misperceptions and myths about lawns and lawncare and the beneifits that healthy lawns provide. The tools that… Read more »

Fall Fertilization on Fescue

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The last days of summer have faded away, so now is the time to fertilize cool-season tall fescue to strengthen plant and turf roots so that it comes out strong next spring. Late fall is the most important fertilization of the season for fescue. So with the R7 Late Fall Treatment on fescue, we provide… Read more »