What Happens to Your Lawn During the Winter Months?

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What Happens to Your Lawn During the Winter Months? PART 9 – SALT DAMAGE Lawns suffer enough from the damaging effects that Snow and Ice can cause over the winter months.  Compounding things, adding road salt and sidewalk ice-melter to the equation can make things even worse.  Areas of the lawn along the edges of sidewalks, boulevards and driveways are often left damaged in the spring when the snow melts. Road salts and ice melters are effectively used to prevent the buildup of snow … [Read more...]

What Happens To Your Lawn During The Winter Months?

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What Happens to Your Lawn During the Winter Months?  PART 1 Have you ever thought about what happens to your lawn over the winter months when it is covered under ice and snow?  Or wonder why the lawn looks so bad in the spring after the snow melts when it looked so good in the fall?  Or Better yet, all the work you will need to do this spring to quickly get the lawn looking its best again? To help answer these questions, it is important to outline what can and commonly does happen to your … [Read more...]