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Mow Leaves Into Mulch

As the leaves start dropping, before the piles start growing, just keep mowing. The leaves will get blitzed into bits that will be a treat for your lawn.


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Angie’s List: Lawncare Contractors

Hiring a lawn service company can be a big help, but there are some things to watch out for.


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Top Landscapers In Philadelphia

Consider these award-winning Philadelphia-area landscapers for your next outdoor home improvement project.


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Lucky To Have Clover

If you have clover in your grass and you see the little white flowers blooming this time of year, you might want to let them stay a while.


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Our Forefathers Planted The Seeds

Whenever we seed, fertilize, water and mow, we owe a debt of gratitude to our forefathers, those who took the time to learn so much about how things grow and generously pass along what they had learned.


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Minding Your Mower

Now that the mowing season is in full swing, if you didn’t do it before, make sure you give your lawnmower a once-over: change the oil if you need to, and have your blade sharpened or replaced.


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10 Tips To Winterize Your Lawn And Garden

Autumn days may be full of falling leaves and crisp weather, but it is also a time to prep your lawn for winter.


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Leave Leaves!

It’s smart to get leaves off of your lawn so your grass isn’t smothered – but dragging leaves to the curb every fall and then going out to buy heavy bags of mulch and fertilizer in the spring makes no sense.


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Refreshing Ideas For Your Lawn

By now, lots of lawns are looking a little seedy. The good news is that fall is a great time to repair, refresh and reinvigorate your grass so that it can be healthier come spring.


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Pesticide Application Laws

There are actually laws governing pest control and other lawn services.


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Take Your Lawn Mower In For A Check Up

It may be the last thing on your mind in January, but this is a great time to give your lawn mower a once-over.


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Seed Your Lawn For Spring

Fall is the best time to fix what’s wrong with your lawn,


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As Delaware Valley Lawns Turn Brown, Expert Suggests A Watering Pause

Remember green grass? As this hot, dry summer drags on, your lawn and gardens are wilting.


How To Get Green Grass

Do you want to be the envy of your block – the guy or gal in the neighborhood that everyone talks about? Do you want to be the person with the greenest, freshest lawn?


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NJ Lawmakers Push For Pesticide Ban

The New Jersey State Senate will soon take up a bill that could ban the use of most pesticides in public places where children play.