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Mowing your lawn doesn’t have to be difficult. Find out some tips and tricks from our experts. StayGreen Lawn Services are sustainable family friendly, pet friendly lawn care option for your home.

7 Tips for Prepping Your Lawn this Spring

2019-04-18T15:14:42+00:00

Old Man Winter is finally on his way out! This means it is time to put away the shovel, snow blower and ice melt and start thinking about what you will need to get your lawn ready for spring. Harsh winters can leave your lawn and landscape in rough shape. The lawn has some form of protection as it remains covered by a nice blanket of white snow. However, the [...]

7 Tips for Prepping Your Lawn this Spring 2019-04-18T15:14:42+00:00

Do I really need to remove all those leaves?

2019-03-26T14:18:36+00:00

Do I remove all those leave or don’t I? That is the question! Many homeowners in Western Massachusetts are scrambling to rake, bag and remove the last few leaves on the lawn. But is it necessary to remove all the leaves on my lawn? The short answer is no, however, this does come with a few disclaimers. Leaves in small amounts can actually be beneficial to the turf and soil. [...]

Do I really need to remove all those leaves? 2019-03-26T14:18:36+00:00

Maintaining Your Lawn Without Wasting Water

2019-04-25T15:32:57+00:00

Waste Not, Want Not. Saving water while maintaining a beautiful lawn doesn’t have to be difficult or time consuming. A number of the most beneficial things you can do to reduce waste are simple and easy -- either through equipment maintenance and installation, or small adjustments to your lawn care habits and routine. START WITH YOUR MOWER Simple mower maintenance and mowing techniques can do wonders for your lawn. [...]

Maintaining Your Lawn Without Wasting Water 2019-04-25T15:32:57+00:00

Mowing for a Beautiful Green Lawn

2019-04-18T14:50:07+00:00

Mowing for a beautiful green lawn What is the proper height to mow my lawn? When should I mow my lawn? These are just a few of the questions often asked to lawn care professionals. The answers can vary by grass types, weather and characteristics of your turf. Mowing lawns is one of the most basic cultural practices that can be performed on lawns. Mowing heights and frequency of [...]

Mowing for a Beautiful Green Lawn 2019-04-18T14:50:07+00:00

What is Thatch?

2019-03-22T09:29:59+00:00

What is thatch? Thatch is a layer of living and dead stems, roots, leaves, and other organic matter which accumulates between the soil and turf. Thatch is a natural component of the growing turf and is beneficial as long as it doesn’t get too thick. Excessive thatch that is more than ½ inch to ¾ inch can prevent necessary water, air and fertilizer movement to the roots. Poor thatch [...]

What is Thatch? 2019-03-22T09:29:59+00:00