When it comes to keeping your lawn green, full, and healthy, watering it regularly should be at the top of your list of things to do. But when people say that you should water regularly, how often exactly do they mean? Also, properly watering your grass is more about than just frequency. You also need to know whether to use a hose or a sprinkler, as well as what time of day is best for watering. Read More
Grass clippings will always be an aspect of lawn care. Whether you mow your lawn or have a Sioux City lawn care company do it for you, you can either choose to bag your grass clippings and throw them out or recycle them by returning them to the lawn.
The process of recycling grass clippings is also known as grasscycling, and here at Jay-Lan Lawn Care, our lawn care experts are advocates of this practice. Here is how to recycle grass clippings and the benefits of doing so. Read More
If you have experienced issues with beetles in the early summer and dead patches in your lawn in the late summer, you likely have a grub infestation. Grubs are a common nuisance for Sioux City homeowners, and the key to controlling pesky lawn grubs is killing them before they get an opportunity to hatch and spread throughout your grass. Read More
A pre-emergent lawn care product eliminates weeds before they even have the opportunity to be an eyesore in your yard. To use commercial pre-emergent lawn care correctly, several steps have to be correctly followed. It is best to work with a Sioux City lawn care company that knows the ins and outs of using pre-emergent lawn care.
While a dead lawn is something that Sioux City homeowners never want to see with the onset of warmer weather, there are ways to revive it. Whether your dead grass was caused by pests, drought, over-fertilization, or something else, nobody likes to see brown or yellow dead grass on spaces that were once lush and green. With the help of an experienced lawn aeration company like Jay-Lan Lawn Care, your dead grass can be brought back to life by using spring aeration and seeding.
Grub worms damage lawns by feeding on the roots of grass and eventually turn into adult beetles that eat the leaves of other plants in your garden. If not treated, grubs can be a major nuisance to the health and beauty of your lawn. As spring turns into summer, grubs begin to emerge from hibernation, which makes this time of year the best time to treat your lawn for grub infestations. Read More
While your lawn may not require as much care during the winter as it does during spring, summer, or fall, it is important not to neglect it. Springtime is just around the corner, and if you want your lawn to be ready for the season, it is important to take the proper lawn care steps during winter.Read More
Even though it may be the heart of winter in Sioux City, you should still be thinking about the health of your lawn. At Jay-Lan Lawn Care, our professionals offer a wide range of lawn care programs that are designed to meet your needs and optimize your lawn’s success in all seasons. Winter lawn care is an important part of lawn maintenance, and our Five Step Lawn Care Program can be started at any time of year.Read More
Winterization is another word for the process of preparing your sprinkler system for the cold and snowy Sioux City winter. Sprinklers are a key to keeping your lawn looking watered and fresh, but at the end of the watering season, it is important to winterize your system so that water does not freeze inside your hoses and cause damage. Read More
Pruning trees and shrubs is one of the most effective ways of keeping them healthy throughout the year. Additionally, pruning your trees keeps you and your family safe, as a dead branch can fall from a tree anytime, endangering anybody who is nearby, as well as power lines and buildings. Pruning and shrub removal should be an integral part of your lawn care routine, and it is something that lawn care services in Sioux City can help with.Read More