Treatment for Chinch Bugs, Armyworms, and Grub Worms

chinch bug

Summertime in North Texas is full of extra things to consider regarding your lawn’s health: excessive heat, watering restrictions, even weeds and pests that specifically show up during the hottest months. There are three troublesome insects that are most common in mid-summer through early fall, all of whom create similar-looking damage to your yard and …

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How Lighting Adds Value to Your Night Garden

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A night garden can be a wonderful addition to your home. Not only does it make your property look more beautiful, but it also boosts its value in the market. When setting up your garden, there’s more to do beyond just landscaping your lawn and planting the flower beds. You can also consider adding lighting …

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How Tall to Cut Grass

lawn mowing maintenance

Grass height is more than just a personal preference. Depending on the season and type of grass, there are some optimal lengths to keep your lawn. By following some simple guidelines, you can keep your yard looking healthy all season long. Here are a few factors to consider: Grass Types Pests Mowing Schedule Grass Types …

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How to Treat and Prevent Zoysia Patch Disease

fungal lawn disease patch

You may already be aware of the various fungal diseases that can affect the health and beauty of your grass. But did you know there is one that specifically targets Zoysia grass? That’s right! Zoysia patch is a type of fungus that preys specifically on Zoysia grass. Like many fungal infections, zoysia patch looks for …

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Spring and Summer Lawn Care

ryno lawn care

Many things are involved in North Texas lawn care and maintenance, but timing plays the key role. You may wonder what steps you have to take to keep your lawn in a good shape. With a bit of planning and a little hard work, you can take care of your lawn by following these considerations: …

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Riding Mowers, Lawn Tractors, and Garden Tractors

Garden Tractor

Whether it’s a commercial or residential setting, anyone in charge of caring for a sizable lawn knows they joy and convenience of using a machine you can ride rather than push. While this method may require more fuel, it certainly cuts back on time, energy, and back pain (literally!) A seasoned landscaper will know that …

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How to Recover Your Trees and Shrubs from Recent Winter Freeze

hard freeze frozen lawn

The recent freeze our state endured generated a level of weather-related destruction we rarely see here in North Texas. With the power outages, limited water supply, and basic needs barely being met, most of us were left reeling when the storm had finally passed.   As we all began to survey the various types and level …

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Cold Hardy Plants That Look Tropical

Angel's Trumpet Flower

Short, darker days in the cold months of winter can be hard for gardeners. Fortunately, there are many tropical, cold hardy plants to help keep the winter blues at bay. By incorporating these into your garden, you can create the tropical vibe year round. You may be surprised at how many options you have: Banana …

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