Grass That Fights Back: Seed to Battle Chinch Bugs

Chinch bugs can be a major hassle to get rid of once your lawn is already infested. Effective chinch bug control will use preventative techniques before the attack, as well as proper lawn care practices after an infestation strikes. Nutri-Lawn Ottawa firmly believes in the critical nature of preventative chinch bug control, particularly through appropriate grass maintenance. Few homeowners realize … [Read more...]

The Proper Use of Beneficial Nematodes for Ottawa Lawn Care

July is here and adult beetles are waiting for their little ones to hatch. Unfortunately, most homeowners are waiting for beetle larvae for a different reason. Beetle larvae – grubs – attack lawns, causing severe amounts of damage. Fortunately, grubs are not an undefeatable foe. With the right Ottawa lawn care, you can rid your lawn of these pests to save your grass. Nutri-Lawn Ottawa … [Read more...]

Pamper Your Lawn with Proper Mowing and Irrigation

Bring life back to your lawn with the right mowing and irrigation techniques. It doesn't take much to whip your lawn into shape. These tools are simple to follow, and quick to work into your Ottawa lawn care routine. In fact, they may even save you time and money. At Nutri-Lawn Ottawa, we see a lot of homeowners over-cutting and over-watering their lawns. Don't fall into the trap of being the … [Read more...]

Grubs Galore! The Myriad Species of Your Feasting Foe

Did you know that there are different species of grubs? The term "grub" is often used as an umbrella term for lawn care foes that feast on your gardens and grass. However, each grub requires a particular kind of treatment. Though nematodes are recommended by Nutri-Lawn Ottawa as the most effective and natural grub solution, this is only true so long as you are using the right nematodes for the … [Read more...]

Moles vs. Voles: What They Are and How to Conquer

Do you think you're struggling with rodents in your lawn, but unsure of how to identify them? Moles and voles may have similar names, but the damage they do to your lawn is quite different. Identifying these differences is the first step in combating the problem. Don't be fooled by their fuzzy appearances, either. Moles and voles can do extensive damage to your lawn and mess up your lawn … [Read more...]