Continuing education is always a big part of our ongoing commitment. This months 5 day turf conference was world class with lots of ideas for the upcoming season. Be sure to contact your local area franchise owner for this seasons great offerings.
A new report from Landscape and Urban Planning on city crime rate finds that well kept lawn and landscaped areas reduce crime! A 12% decrease in crime was credited to the fact that people spend more time outdoors in a pleasant area, so more eyes are watching! A well maintained lawn and landscaped space sends a message that people care and therefore won’t put up with crime in the area.
Remove fallen leaves. Mulched leaves added to the garden in small amounts provide rich organics to next year's flowers and shrubs.
Cut your lawn short to make it easier to get the leaves and leave the last cut short as well to reduce trapping moisture and mold growth.
Aerate to loosen the soil.
Fertilizer with the right blend for your soils.
Edge garden beds and you're all set!