Spring Lawn Care - What to do in May | Nutri-Lawn Burlington

Posted by Don McQueen, Franchise Owner at Nutri-Lawn

5/21/15 10:30 AM

Ontario’s climate is unique in that winters can range from mild to harsh and summers can be cool and humid or arid with scorching temperatures, with everything in between.  Because Canadians are so excited to get outside after a long winter, we can tend to overdo our spring lawn care and do too much too soon in the season. Here are some lawn care tips for the month of May.

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Topics: The Grass Expert, Burlington, spring lawn care

Nutri-Lawn Irrigation – Wireless Rain Sensor

Posted by Steve Smith

5/19/15 1:31 PM

No wires. No hassle. Just reliable rain sensing that provides optimum water savings. Toro® innovative wireless technology provides easy to use, advanced features for prompt reaction when it starts to rain.

 

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Topics: Halifax, Sprinkler Systems

Season Long Balanced Lawn Fertilizer

Posted by Shawn Karn, The Grass Expert

5/19/15 1:13 PM

Season Long Balanced Fertility

A balanced fertility program is one of the most essential components to maintaining an Ecology Friendly Lawn.  At Nutri-Lawn we custom blend our lawn fertilizer for each region. 

 

 

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Dandelion Root

Posted by Shawn Karn, The Grass Expert

5/19/15 1:00 PM

Dandelions are one of the most notorious broadleaf weeds that commonly infest home lawns.  Dandelions are a perennial weed that is easily distinguished by its bright yellow flower. 

 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, Weed Control, dandelion

Mowing Your Lawn - What You've Been Doing Wrong

Posted by Don McQueen, Franchise Owner at Nutri-Lawn

5/19/15 12:41 PM

Sunny Spring weekends are usually filled with the hum of lawn mowing. It’s kind of a domino effect – one keener is up early on a Saturday, waking their neighbours from peaceful slumber with the buzz of their gas mower. I’m not sure if it’s a sense of guilt, a “keeping up with the Jones’” mentality, or simply an auditory reminder that your grass needs mowing too, but more often than not, if one guy starts, the neighbours will follow. 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, Burlington, mowing tips

Dealing with Moss in the Month of May | Nutri-Lawn Vancouver

Posted by Robert Bourne, Nutri-Lawn Vancouver

5/19/15 12:38 PM

Moss in your lawn in a problem for many Vancouver lawns. No matter what you seem to do each year, it keeps re-growing, killing healthy grass and over-taking your lawn.  May is the best time of year to deal with this pesky problem, but in order to rectify the issue, we need to learn a bit more about it.

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Topics: The Grass Expert, Vancouver, moss

Facts on Fertilizer | Nutri-Lawn Ottawa

Posted by Thom Bourne, Franchise Owner at Nutri-Lawn

5/19/15 12:32 PM

We all know that fertilizer is important to having a beautiful green lawn, but why? How does it work? How do I know which type to choose? What time of year should I fertilize in Ottawa? Get all your questions answered with these facts on fertilizer.

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Topics: The Grass Expert, Ottawa

Weed of the Week – Yarrow

Posted by Shawn Karn, The Grass Expert

5/18/15 10:55 AM

Yarrow (achillea millefolium)

Life Cycle – Perennial broadleaf weed

Growth Habit – Mat-forming

LeavesLanceolate and finely dissected, fine white hairs

Roots – Rhizomes, dense fibrous

Flower Colour – White

Control – Difficult to control

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Topics: The Grass Expert, Ajax, Pickering, Kingston, Ottawa, Moncton, Nappanee, Ganonoque, Fredericton, Nova Scotia, St.John's, Abbotsford, Kelowna, Sault St.Marie, Sudbury, Barrie, York North, York South, Toronto, Oakville, Lawn Care, Victoria, Parksville, Vancouver, Kamloops, Okanagan West, Winnipeg, Surrey, Calgary, Mississauga, Burlington, Cambridge, Woodstock, Whitby, Milton, Hamilton, Niagara, Kitchener, Waterloo, Guelph, London, Weed Control

The Art of Mowing - Safety First!

Posted by Shawn Karn, The Grass Expert

5/16/15 9:00 AM

Understanding the safety requirements before mowing your lawn is a very important first step. Lawn mowers can be dangerous even when operated properly. Be proactive when it comes to safety and be sure to follow these tips.

 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, Dartmouth, Penticton, Ajax, Pickering, Kingston, Ottawa, Moncton, Nappanee, Ganonoque, Fredericton, Nova Scotia, St.John's, Halifax, Abbotsford, Kelowna, Sault St.Marie, Sudbury, Barrie, York North, York South, Toronto, Oakville, Victoria, Parksville, Vancouver, Kamloops, Okanagan West, Winnipeg, Surrey, Calgary, Mississauga, Burlington, Cambridge, Woodstock, Whitby, Milton, Hamilton, Niagara, Kitchener, Waterloo, Guelph, London, lawn mowing

Technique Matters! Proper Mowing Techniques

Posted by Shawn Karn, The Grass Expert

5/13/15 7:00 PM

When done properly there are several mowing techniques that 
can make a big difference and impact the overall aesthetic 
appearance of your lawn when done properly. follow these 
 technique tips to achieve best results. 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, Dartmouth, Penticton, Ajax, Pickering, Kingston, Ottawa, Moncton, Nappanee, Ganonoque, Fredericton, Nova Scotia, St.John's, Halifax, Abbotsford, Kelowna, Sault St.Marie, Sudbury, Barrie, York North, York South, Toronto, Oakville, Victoria, Parksville, Vancouver, Kamloops, Okanagan West, Winnipeg, Surrey, Calgary, Mississauga, Burlington, Cambridge, Woodstock, Whitby, Milton, Hamilton, Niagara, Kitchener, Waterloo, Guelph, London, lawn mowing

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