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Soil Preparation for Your Lawn

The foundation of a good lawn is its soil type. Without the ideal soil type – and that’s loam – it would be difficult for you to create and maintain a beautiful lawn. Conducting a Soil Test The first step you should take is conducting a soil test to know if your soil type is loam and not anything else. There are basically four types of soil: clay,…
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Lawn Care Tips

A beautiful lawn does not come without some effort. Depending upon what type of soil you have, the amount of effort will vary. For instance when raising trees and shrubs, sandy or a gravel base soil is great. Landscape plants like well drained soiled. A lawn on the other hand is different. Lawn grasses grow constantly throughout the growing season,…
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Soil Erosion Control

Soil erosion is a costly problem, so it is very important to plan ahead when buying a home. Making sure soil erosion control and rain damage prevention are done right during the original landscaping and building of your home will lead to a nicer overall yard and keeping your yearly maintenance costs down. The by-product of soil erosion is sediment.…
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Buffalo Grass – A Drought Tolerant Lawn

A green, low-maintenance lawn in a dry environment is something that most homeowners and businesses crave, which is why many are turning to the native buffalo grass as an ideal ground cover. Originating from the Great Plains between Mexico and Montana, this grass got its name from the great herds of buffalo, which fed upon it for sustenance. With…
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