Pruning Crepe Myrtles

Chris Jamieson Softscape

We will prune the Crepes to a tree shape.  Some have been so badly pruned in years past we can get them reshaped but it takes a focused effort.  What we will not do is chop them off and leave stumps.  This severe pruning in the past is allowing a scale pest opportunity and it is getting worse over the …

After Summer Irrigation

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

Be careful with after-summer irrigation of the turf at night after October 1st.  Leaving the root zone wet when temperatures cooler at night can and WILL promote root rot and other disease symptoms.  This can progress to the turf dieback.  This is true especially in shady areas and in St. Augustine turf.

Summer Sprinkler Settings for Extra Savings

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

As record-setting heatwaves stalk the American interior, metropolitan areas everywhere are issuing sweeping regulations and prohibitions regarding home irrigation systems. Even in areas without such restrictions, high water bills have already caused many homeowners to dramatically reduce the amount that they water their lawn. But drought conditions and high utility costs don’t have to result in a yellowed and dying …

Summer Lawn Care Advice from Lawn Connections

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

Summer has arrived and that means lots of suns and hot weather in North Texas. While hot summer days bring fun-filled outdoor activities, they can take a toll on your lawn leaving brown spots, dead grass, and a less than perfect appearance for your home. At Lawn Connections, we think a little lawn maintenance goes a long way to improve …

Get Your Lawn in Tip-Top Shape for Summer Sun

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

Southlake lawn care is very important, especially in anticipation of the hot Texas summer months. Fortunately, with a disciplined lawn maintenance routine and proper fertilizer treatment, your lawn will be a beautiful sight to behold and will remain strong enough to withstand the summer’s harsh rays. However, to get to that point you’re going to need to determine the potential …

Proper Lawn Care Tips for Summer

Chris Jamieson Lawn Care

Thick, luscious grass that adds value to your home can be yours this summer with a few tips from Lawn Connections. We understand how lawn care consumes your time and money. Lawn maintenance in Fort Worth can be a little tricky. Here are several tips for keeping your lawn in top condition this summer. Watering is one of the biggest …