Summer Lawnmowing Tips

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It’s summertime, which means it’s time to learn some tried-and-true tips for caring for your lawn during this season: NO SCALPING. Scalping is the gruesome term for cutting too short. It can leave ugly brown patches in areas of uneven ground and strain root systems. “This leads to weeds breaking through the turf,” says Pat Callahan, director of grounds, landscaping, …

Proper Techniques for Mowing Your Lawn

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Do you want a healthy-looking lawn? If so, it’s time to learn some proper techniques for mowing! After all, this is the best pathway to having a lush, verdant lawn. Here are the best techniques for doing so: 1) Make sure that your mower blade is sharp. If you want to truly get the best results from mowing, you’ll want to ensure …

Mowing Your Lawn: When to Stop For the Winter

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Grass grows all year round, even when it’s very cold out. Just because the leaves are turning doesn’t mean you should put away your lawn mower just yet. In Haslet, Texas, you may be mowing your lawn in December. So when should you stop mowing your lawn? Check out Lawn Connections tips for knowing when to stop mowing for the …

What Is a Good Mowing Schedule for My Lawn?

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As North Texas lawns adjust to the increasing summer heat, you as a homeowner may be trying to figure out a good mowing schedule for your lawn. In this article, Lawn Connections looks at the best moving schedule for your lawn and why it works best. Mowing Tips It’s important to keep the right grass length to maintain a healthy …

Why Every Homeowner Needs Lawn Mowing Services

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The aesthetic effects of lawn mowing services are obvious, but the benefits go far deeper than just having a visually pleasing lawn. Mowing the lawn keeps your grass healthy and reduces that amount of debris and dead grass that accrues over time. Regular mowing also can limit the number of pests that get cozy underneath your lush green lawn. On …

DIY or Hire a Lawn Mowing Service?

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Do it yourself or Hire a lawn Specialist For many homes, the lawn sets off the landscaping. Homeowners can either take care of their lawns themselves or hire a  lawn mowing service to keep their property healthy and beautiful. Cost-conscious homeowners also want a nice lawn, but must work within a budget. By putting the following tips to use, you …

Mowing Heights—Spring vs Summer

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When considering lawn mowing heights there is always a tendency to keep lawns short, maybe to mimic a golf course, or just a preference.  Low mowing heights in the spring helps clean-up debris.  Longer mowing heights in summer heat will better shade soil to conserve moisture, the longer the turf the deeper the root system. St. Augustine needs to be …