How to Care for Turf Lawns With Weeds and Insects?

Answer Lawns that have high weed and insect populations typically have an excessive buildup of thatch. Thatch accumulates between the soil and the grass blades. When a thatch layer is more than 1/2 an inc... Read More »

Top Q&A For: How to Care for Turf Lawns With Weeds and Insects

How often can you spray lawns for weeds?

On One Hand: Early applicationMost weed killers require only one application, especially those that are "non-selective," meaning they don't discriminate in the plant life that they kill. To be succ... Read More »

What Type of Bird Eats Weeds & Insects?

People often consider weeds and insects to be pests, but for some birds, they are a lifeline. Nature lovers know that no matter what the neighbors think, bugs and dandelions in the yard will be a w... Read More »

How do i care for new grass lawns?

Minimize TrafficLimit foot traffic on your new lawn for at least three weeks to allow the new grass to become established.WateringWater plugs, sod or sprigs at least twice a day for the first two w... Read More »

Where do i start with a brand new yard no grass just dirt and weeds There are weeds everywhere!?

First kill the weeds. Chemical like Roundup (not a ground sterilizing chemical) or cover with plastic for a few weeks - will kill all. Next rototill. You MUST have good soil under the sod so grass ... Read More »