Lawn Care

Lawn mowing in the spring plays a vital role in creating a healthy and productive growing season.

Mowing Your Lawn In Spring

April 11, 2020// Joe Wilkins III
A Firefly automated sod harvest cuts sod in the winter snow in Platteville, Colorado in January, 2020.

Sodding In The Winter

February 28, 2020// Emery Wilkins
Rain gauges are the best way to test your sprinkler system.

The Cup Test

May 7, 2019// Emery Wilkins
Lawns help combat the heat island effect and helps keep your home cooler in the summer.

5 Reasons Lawns are Beneficial For the Environment

April 19, 2019// Emery Wilkins
Aeration is an important part of spring lawn maintenance because it opens up the soil and reduces thatch.

Four Steps to Success With Your Spring Lawn

April 10, 2019// Emery Wilkins
MP rotator sprinkler nozzles are 30% increased efficiency over sprays nozzles.

Smart Irrigation

July 22, 2016// Emery Wilkins
Keep your lawn mowed down during cool, wet spring weather.

Wet Spring Lawn Care

May 22, 2015// Emery Wilkins
A manhole cover in a lawn will provide heat during the winter and dry out the grass.

Heat Sinks and Your Lawn

March 14, 2015// Emery Wilkins
Soak and spray lawn watering is effective because it lets water filter into your lawn.

Soak & Spray Lawn Watering

August 27, 2014// Emery Wilkins
Brown spots in new sod is very common due to lack of water.

Brown Spots in New Sod

July 14, 2014// Emery Wilkins
Rabbit damage can create big problems for yards.

Rabbit Damage in Your Lawn

June 5, 2014// Emery Wilkins
Blue heelers love to resting on bluegrass lawns. High concentrations of nitrogen present in the ammonia component of your dog’s urine damages your lawn and create dog spots.

Dog Gone Dog Spots

August 30, 2013// Joe Wilkins III
Soil preparation is the best way to use less water in your lawn before sodding.

Save Water, Soil Prep

May 18, 2013// Joe Wilkins III
Rain and snow have a lower pH and makes it easier for your lawn to get the nutrients it needs from fertilizer.

Dinner and a Drink, (fertilizer + precipitation)

April 23, 2013// Joe Wilkins III
Cool-season turf grasses grow roots in the spring.

Growing Roots this Spring

April 19, 2013// Joe Wilkins III
Combat grassy weeds in your yard with a spring application of pre-emergent herbicides.

Control Spring Crabgrass

March 25, 2013// Bruce Scott
Spring snow blankets Green Valley Turf Co. in Littleton, Colorado.

Thanks for the Snow

February 28, 2013// Bruce Scott
Spring is the best time to sod because the root systems of grasses start growing activity.

Spring Sodding

May 2, 2012// Joe Wilkins III
Gray snow mold is commonly found in yards in north facing areas where snow has been in the spring.

Gray Snow Mold

March 22, 2012// Joe Wilkins III
Voles make tunnels in your lawn when it is covered with snow and damage it.

Control The Vole

January 6, 2012// Joe Wilkins III
Your lawn needs to be fertilized after winter dormancy.

Spring Feed N-P-K

April 21, 2011// Joe Wilkins III
March is the best time to apply preemergence herbicide for crabgrass and broadleaf weeds.

Control Crabgrass

March 16, 2011// Joe Wilkins III