Earwigs – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Earwigs – The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly If you're worried about how earwigs may cause issues in your Ottawa, you might be surprised to learn that these common insects actually aren't all that bad. In fact, earwigs can help extend your lawn care services to an extent. Read on to find out what impact earwigs have on your lawn and what you can do to minimize the negative consequences. The … [Read more...]

Soil pH and Your Lawn: What You Need to Know | Nutrilawn Ottawa

Soil pH and Your Lawn: What You Need to Know What is Soil pH? Potential hydrogen, (better known as pH) is a measure of the acidity and alkalinity of soil. pH is measured on a scale from 1 to 14, where 7 is neutral, less than 7 is acidic, and more than 7 is alkaline. While thinking of pH and your current Ottawa lawn care regime, it's important to keep in mind that this is a logarithmic scale. … [Read more...]

How to Care For Your Lawn in Winter | Nutrilawn Ottawa

How to Care For Your Lawn in Winter Ottawa winters are long, cold, and dreary. Blowing winds, whiteout conditions, sub-zero temperatures – we get to enjoy it all! And even though we sometimes luck out and enjoy an afternoon of warm sunshine, it's never more than a tease. But herein lies the problem – just because it's cold and snowy outside, doesn't mean you can forget about your lawn care … [Read more...]

Don’t Let Increased Water Rates Ruin Your Ottawa Lawn Care | Nutrilawn Ottawa

Don't Let Increased Water Rates Ruin Your Ottawa Lawn Care Ottawa citizens are bracing for a major water rate hike, thanks to a long-range financial plan presented to City Council. According to the Ottawa Sun, Ottawa water rates are projected to increase by 6% this spring, adding roughly $34 to the average water and sewer bill. And that's just the tip of the iceberg. The proposal also … [Read more...]

Franchise of the Year!

Franchise of the Year!

Nutri-Lawn Nova Scotia was acknowledged as the “Franchise of the Year” for the 3rd year in a row at the 2011 Annual Meeting in Mayan Riviera, Mexico. The franchise was also the recipient of the 2011 Brand, Platinum Sales, Outstanding Sales Achievement and Re:Nourish Awards. Thank-you to all our loyal customers and hardworking staff that make this success possible. … [Read more...]