How to Get Rid of Crabgrass in the Summer There's nothing better than sitting on your front porch in the summer overlooking your freshly-cut lawn. However, this great moment can suddenly be cut short when you see a patch of crabgrass ruining your lovely lawn. Crabgrass is a pesky weed that...

No matter what part of the country you call home, there is likely to be a season of drought. Although some states have more naturally arid climates, all states experience warmer temperatures and increased sun exposure during the summer months. This can cause stress to your lawn and cause it...

If you take good care of your lawn, you may be frustrated and confused to see mushrooms suddenly popping up. Many times, mushrooms seem to appear and take over the yard in a matter of a few hours. This can be quite alarming to yard enthusiasts. However, unlike other common...

Tips for Buying a Self-Propelled Lawn Mower If you are a homeowner, you know that mowing the lawn is a task that seems to never end. Depending on the area in which you live, this could be a year-round chore. However, mowing your lawn doesn’t have to be a hassle. Investing...

How to Keep Rabbits Off Your Lawn Rabbits may look cute and cuddly, but they can cause mass destruction to your yard and garden. They burrow into the ground which can cause uneven footing and lumpy lawns. Rabbits love to snack on all your favorite flowers and grasses, ruining the hours...

In the spring and summertime, it’s pretty obvious that fleas thrive and don’t have any problems doing what they do best—annoying humans while causing irritation and unrest. Fleas do well in climates with high humidity, this means that they generally show up in droves in southern states like Alabama or Georgia. But...

When spending a lot of money on treating a pest infestation, it’s easy to see why a lot of people want to make sure their investment isn’t being washed away when it rains right after or during a treatment. The last thing you want is to spend all of that money...

It can be hard to know when tipping is appropriate. This is especially true when it comes to contractors that are working around your house. Everyone likes to be appreciated and thanked for a job well done. However, there are times when offering a cash tip is completely inappropriate.  Should you...