In order to keep your lawn looking its best, you must use professional lawn mowing techniques to avoid killing the grass. Otherwise, your lush, green grass can quickly turn brown and splotchy, leaving you with a mess on your hands. Learning how to cut grass properly is easy to do. You just have to follow these five mowing tips to achieve the best results. Keep Lawn Mower Blades Sharp Sharp lawn mower blades are a must in keeping your lawn in great shape. Aim to sharpen them at least twice per season. Otherwise, the dull blades will inefficiently hack at…
Even though fertilizer seems like the answer for all lawns, there is no single guide when it comes to using fertilizer correctly. The reality is that all healthy lawns require sunlight, water, and food; however, too much fertilizer can also be bad for a lawn. When it comes to how to fertilize the lawn, there are a few DOs and DON’Ts that you need to keep in mind.
Lawn Fertilization - 10/26/2020 - Big League Lawns
Summer is the time to get outside and enjoy your lawn. You want to take your kids out to play, throw a few burgers on the grill and plant a few new flowers, without summer lawn pests ruining your fun. Unfortunately, summer is also prime time for lawn destroying pests, such as grubs, mosquitoes, and ants.
Summer is officially here and with it comes mornings enjoying coffee on our back porch and afternoons at the grill, maybe watching the kids play in the sprinklers or enjoying the burst of color from your garden. Simply put, this season is a fantastic season to spend outdoors and to enjoy the beauty of one's yard. But a beautiful yard doesn't just happen. Beautiful lawns and gardens require care and maintenance.
How do I get green grass, you lament, promising this year you'll figure out what makes the grass green and create the lawn of your dreams. There's just something about a stunning green lawn that makes you feel alive and inspired. But unlike parts of the big, beautiful USA where homeowners can just throw out some seeds and watch it grow, in Utah, we have to work for our little patch of green that takes us back to summers spent at the ballpark.
Some might see snow as the biggest problem when it comes to winter but when it comes to the upkeep of your property, it’s not actually the snow that is the biggest problem. The bigger problem is what happens after the snow melts.
In light of recent ongoing events, Big League Lawns is doing all we can to ensure the safety and wellness of our customers and staff - while continuing to serve you. To protect everyone from any unnecessary risk of exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19), we're actively doing the following: Our teams are checked daily for signs of illness to be sure they are well before they perform services for clients. Our team practices social distancing and implements extra hand washing and sanitizers. When we come to your home to provide service, we'll knock on your door and step back for social…
Lawns across Utah are under siege from a challenging disease that is spreading across the state. Known as necrotic ring spot, this fungus requires professional diagnosis and quick action in order to stem its growth. Learn more about necrotic ring spot and how to treat it.
A lawn that is healthy will withstand the four climate seasons of Utah and continuously bring forth a dark green landscape that is beautiful and weed-free. But, when you see a nice lawn, it didn't happen without consistent maintenance and a little help from lawn fertilization services. Continue reading to discover when is the best time to fertilize the lawn, especially after the spring and summer growing seasons. There are six standard times of the year when homeowners should fertilize their lawn, even when the grass is green and lush: Early Spring - Before new grass emerges, a lawn should…
Lawn Fertilization - 01/29/2020 - Big League Lawns