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Nutri-Lawn Blog

Learn about all things lawn care. From weed control to insect control and everything in between.

The Importance Of Fall Raking

3 Min

Do you hear that, lawn lovers? No, it's not the sound of a thousand hockey fans exhaling after last night's return to action. Or even the hum of a thousand pumpkin pies baking in the oven. Instead, what you're hearing is the sound of crisp, yellow leaves crunching under your feet as you go about your fall lawn care tasks. And if you're not hearing it yet, know that you will be soon enough! 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care

Improve Your Soil With Topdressing

4 Min

Here at Nutri-Lawn, we pride ourselves on our ability to make our content both informative and relatable. That's why today, I'll be comparing your lawn to the inner workings of the human body. What's more relatable than that? 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care

Fall Aeration and Overseeding

7 Min

Fall is a great time of year for lawn care, that's for sure. After a stressful summer, all that cool weather translates to optimal growing conditions for your lawn. Addressing any damage done in summer, preparing for a cold winter, and setting yourself up for a fruitful spring are all tasks that can be tackled in fall. Plus, hockey is back and pumpkin-flavoured goodies are in. What's not to love?

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care

Learn About Fall Seeding

5 Min

 

Hey readers; are you ready to 'fall' in love with your lawn again this autumn? If so, fall seeding is the way to go!

Whether it’s seeding to fill in bare patches, repairing damaged areas, or thickening up weak spots, seeding is one of the most important things you can do for your lawn in fall.

With the elements giving us optimal growing conditions right now, fall is the ideal time to reseed your lawn. Thanks to plenty of rainfall and cooler temperatures, you can thicken up bare areas and repair damaged grass with a range of seeding options, all of which are listed below.

Read on to learn more about our fall seeding recommendations. 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care

Let's Talk Fall Lawn Care Services

12 Min

Wow, can you believe that we're halfway through August already? I'm not trying to jump the shark here, but fall is getting closer and closer with each coming day. With the heat and stress damage that some lawns have endured this summer, now is the time to think about your fall lawn care services! Repairing summer damage and preparing for winter are best done in the fall, so it doesn't hurt to start the planning now.

Here are 8 of our top fall lawn care services.

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care

Watering Tips for the Hot Canadian Summer

4 Min

Happy Thursday, readers. I hope everyone is staying cool out there!

With summer in full swing, many areas of Canada are experiencing periods of extreme heat and little to no rainfall. With these conditions in mind, proper watering techniques become absolutely essential to maintaining a healthy, robust lawn. Like us, our lawns get a little thirstier in hot conditions, so adjusting your regular lawn care schedule accordingly is an important lawn care task during the humid summer months. 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Damage, A Guide to Lawn Care

Mowing Safety Tips

3 Min


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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care

The Problem With Compacted Soil

10 Min

Welcome to May, folks! The weather is warmer, the skies are bluer, and the lawns are starting to get greener - what's not to love?

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care

Everything You Need to Know About Lawn Thatch

7 Min

Lawn thatch, like anything in life, is all about moderation. A little bit of thatch is perfectly fine for your lawn, as an acceptable amount helps protect the crown of the grass plant and helps prevent soil compaction.

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care

Important Tips For Seeding A Lawn

3 Min

With April progressing and spring weather (hopefully) on its way, now is the time to start seeding your lawn. For those of you that don't live in coastal regions and may have winter overstaying its welcome - fear not! True lawn care weather will be here soon. 

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Topics: The Grass Expert, A Guide to Lawn Care