Lawncare – All around the house http://allaroundthe.house for all your home needs Thu, 18 Apr 2019 15:47:31 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.1.1 https://i1.wp.com/allaroundthe.house/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/cropped-AllaroundtheHouse-1-2.jpg?fit=32%2C32 Lawncare – All around the house http://allaroundthe.house 32 32 129978467 5 Tips to Keep Your Lawn from Turning Brown http://allaroundthe.house/brown-lawn/ http://allaroundthe.house/brown-lawn/#comments Sat, 10 Mar 2018 13:26:40 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=3020

Maintaining a lawn can be rewarding, but also frustrating at the same time. During drought or with the summer heat, you might see your neighbor’s lawn looking greener and lusher than yours despite your everyday struggle. For this particular project, we do not only focus on watering tips but also on steps that are mostly […]

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How to Kill Crabgrass in the Spring http://allaroundthe.house/crabgrass-control-tips/ http://allaroundthe.house/crabgrass-control-tips/#comments Thu, 28 Dec 2017 15:51:14 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=2941

Each year, frustrated home and land owners seek out conventional ways to defeat stubborn weeds that detract from the beauty of a lush, green lawn. Perhaps the most common and notorious of these weeds is crabgrass, a summer annual weed that spreads quickly during an ideal warm environment. Menacing crabgrass can quickly turn a thriving […]

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4 Alternative Lawn Options http://allaroundthe.house/alternative-lawn/ Fri, 08 Dec 2017 16:35:31 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=2614 An alternative lawn is a great low maintenance option

Turf lawns are a tradition that extends back to the Middle Ages in Europe where such a lawn was a status symbol. A properly kept lawn required extensive watering and the care of many hands. Today a turf lawn is still a status symbol that many homeowners aspire to, and it still requires work, water, […]

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How to Reduce Mowing Time http://allaroundthe.house/no-mow-lawn/ Fri, 01 Dec 2017 15:26:08 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=2550 a reduction in mowing time will save you time

While having a beautiful, green lawn seems to be the ideal goal for most householders, it actually creates a great deal of work and cost in fertilizing, mowing, and watering. While it is possible to install an automatic watering system, there is no way to get automatic mowing – unless you hire someone else to […]

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Dealing with Grubs in Lawns – Treat in Late June http://allaroundthe.house/grub-treatment/ Sun, 19 Nov 2017 17:25:11 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=2482 grubs are killing my lawn

White grubs, the larval stage of Japanese or June beetles, damage and kill lawns by eating grass roots. Infected lawns show brown, irregularly shaped patches that appear in summer and early fall. Severely damaged areas can be picked up whole, as the grass no longer has roots to hold it into the soil. More About […]

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Clear Your Lawn of Clutter http://allaroundthe.house/simple-easy-spring-lawn-care/ Mon, 13 Nov 2017 16:58:25 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=2453 My lawn needs revitalized

When you think of clutter, no one thinks of their yard. Clutter seems to be any man made objects that are strewn in and outside the home. Not having a clutter free lawn, can be keeping you from reaching your dreams because they are sucking the energy out of your life. Weeding the lawn is […]

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It might be time to aerate. http://allaroundthe.house/might-time-aerate/ http://allaroundthe.house/might-time-aerate/#comments Tue, 31 Oct 2017 15:09:30 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=2370 what to do if your soil is compacted

Are there tracks in the lawn?  Are there tons of weeds despite a good fertilizer with weed prevention?  Are pests becoming a problem?  Is water pooling in the lawn after heavy rains?  Are there bare spots that you haven’t been able to help?  The soil might have compacted, and it might just take a little […]

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Most eco-friendly lawn mowers http://allaroundthe.house/eco-friendly-lawn-mowers/ http://allaroundthe.house/eco-friendly-lawn-mowers/#comments Mon, 16 Oct 2017 17:25:38 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=2303

So, you want to be more environmentally friendly? Ever think about the fact that your gas lawn mower generates carbon monoxide and your electric lawn mower requires carbon to be generated in the creation of electricity. What if you could mow your lawn without generating any carbon footprint and get exercise at the same time? […]

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Overseed Your Lawn Properly http://allaroundthe.house/overseed-lawn-properly/ Sat, 09 Sep 2017 17:39:48 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=1342

Knowing how to overseed your lawn, at the right time, is ideal for building a healthy, green, lush lawn. This post explains the reasons for overseeding, along with how to do it.

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Most Inexpensive Lawn Mowers http://allaroundthe.house/most-inexpensive-lawn-mowers/ Thu, 07 Sep 2017 20:48:16 +0000 http://allaroundthe.house/?p=2278

A lawn mower can be a substantial investment for most home owners, just like everything else about owning a home. But there is no reason, if you have a small yard that you must invest hundreds into a lawn mower. The most inexpensive lawn mower is a corded model, that is ideally suited for mowing […]

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