Leveling and Fixing Uneven Lawn Spots

Leveling and Fixing Uneven Spots in Your LawnProper lawn care is essential when treating uneven spots in your lawn. Uneven lawn spots can be troublesome for landowners as they create poor curb appeal, can be cut down to the soil bed, and create the opportunity for accidents to occur. Taking care of the uneven spots in a lawn is a priority for those looking to sell a home or even considering which home to buy. There are several ways that leveling can be done easily and efficiently and the options to fix unevenness or level a yard can be inexpensive and relatively quick.

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Mosquito Prevention and Protection

Mosquito Prevention and ProtectionIt’s that wonderful time of year of backyard barbecues, pool parties, camping trips and, in general, being outside because it’s finally summer! That also means mosquito season is upon us and the battle against them has begun. With the growing concern of different diseases mosquitoes can pass onto their victims, the importance of protecting yourself and family from bites cannot be understated. Here are our tips to prevent and protect yourself mosquitoes:

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Dethatching Your Lawn

You are out in your yard, enjoying a beautiful day when you notice a patch of grass that just doesn’t look too good. Well, the bad news is that you may have a thatch problem. Good news is with some work it can be treated and your grass will be back to the green lush yard it is meant to be.

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Choosing the Right Fertilizer Spreader

Choosing the RightWhen it comes to yard work, there is nothing more frustrating than pulling weeds or killing your own plants. Fertilizing your yard is the solution to combating those pesky weeds and saving your plants. The best ways to fertilize your yard are few and far between and the fertilizer spreader choices can be overwhelming. Spreaders are useful tools for applying granular fertilizer to your lawn. Here is a breakdown of the different fertilizer spreaders that could be the best fit for your lawn:

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Rolling your yard: should you or shouldn’t you?

Lawn

Rolling your yard: should you or shouldn’t you? You see your neighbor doing it and may be wondering why and what’s the point? A lawn roller is a useful tool; however, one that should not be used regularly. Rolling your yard is important only after seeding, sodding, or a bad winter. Here are a few examples when a roller should be used:

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Spring Cleaning Your Outdoor Equipment

Spring Cleaning

Who ever said spring cleaning was just for your house? Spring cleaning should be a part of every aspect of your life including….outdoor equipment. You’ve made the investment into nice outdoor equipment so it is important you care for them if you want to keep your equipment and tools in good shape. Proper maintenance should never be overlooked so spring cleaning your outdoor equipment is essential for the longevity of your equipment.

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6 Health Benefits of Yard Work

Benefits of Yard Work

The National Institute of Health recommends that individuals do about two and half hours a week of physical activity to reap the most physical activity benefit. But let’s face it, some weeks that is a large order to fill. Really, who has time to go to the gym that much? Lucky for you, we have the solution: yard work! You can easily spend 30 – 45 minutes out in your yard tidying up those flower beds and cutting the grass (with a push mower of course) to help reach your weekly physical activity goals.

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Simplicity Courier: Why you need it

Simplicity Courier

You’ve made two decisions: it’s time to buy a new mower and you want a zero-turn. Now what? You have at least narrowed things down a bit but the choices seem endless and overwhelming. Before you move on your quest and search for the perfect mower, we think you should consider Simplicity’s Courier Residential Zero Turn Mower. This piece of equipment comes packed full of benefits that we know you will love.

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5 tips for organizing your garage

Once upon a time, your garage was a squeaky clean space to park your car. Now, it’s a cluttered mess, filled with miscellaneous tools and other random items you’re not exactly sure when, or how, got in there. Needless to say, it’s time to organize your garage, but where do you begin when there’s just so much there? Follow these 5 tips to declutter and take back control of your garage.

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Is it time to buy a shed?

If you are a homeowner, you know there are hundreds of tools you need to make your home look the best, both inside and out. This is no different for your lawn care, and if you don’t have a shed, you may be pretty limited on your storage for these tools. There are two optimal times to get a shed: autumn and the end of winter or beginning of spring. With spring on its way, you know you’re going to be needing all of those tools very soon, so now is the perfect time to buy a shed for storage. We know there are several options out there for you to choose from, so check out this tip guide below to help you make your decision. Read More