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The Quickest Way to Revive Your Lawn After Winter | Green Team Lawn Care

The Quickest Way to Revive Your Lawn After Winter | Green Team Lawn Care

  The Great American Lawn. To some, it’s a manicured masterpiece the equal of anything found at the finest golf course. See our top 10 tips for a perfect lawn. To others, it’s simply a soft, green spot for the kids to play on. However, if your turf isn’t looking so great, there’s no better time than spring to start improving it. Dry up snow mold One thing to look for after winter is snow mold, a cold-season fungus that causes gray-colored circles or patches where there had been snow. If you see snow mold, rake the lawn to loosen matted grass and allow the grass to dry out. You may need to overseed the area to encourage grass to fill in. Get rid of leftover deicing salt Also, if you live where winters are cold, grass near sidewalks and driveways may suffer damage from deicing salt. You can apply a thin layer of pelletized or granular gypsum—a naturally occurring mineral used as a soil conditioner—to replace the salt with calcium and sulfur. Water thoroughly. To minimize damage in the future, consider using sand or cat litter instead of salt. Remove thatch and aerate Spring is the time for a good, stiff raking to remove thatch—a dead layer of debris that slowly builds up at the base of grass. Once you’ve done that, it’s time to aerate. You can get together with the neighbors and rent a gas-powered unit for the day. Or aerate by hand with a manual core aerator. This loosens up the ground, allowing oxygen and water to better penetrate to the roots. Overseed After aeration,...
Leaf Removal Services in Madison, CT.  Old Saybrook Leaf Cleaning Companies

Leaf Removal Services in Madison, CT. Old Saybrook Leaf Cleaning Companies

[fusion_builder_container hundred_percent=”no” equal_height_columns=”no” menu_anchor=”” hide_on_mobile=”small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility” class=”” id=”” background_color=”” background_image=”” background_position=”center center” background_repeat=”no-repeat” fade=”no” background_parallax=”none” parallax_speed=”0.3″ video_mp4=”” video_webm=”” video_ogv=”” video_url=”” video_aspect_ratio=”16:9″ video_loop=”yes” video_mute=”yes” overlay_color=”” video_preview_image=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” padding_top=”” padding_bottom=”” padding_left=”” padding_right=””][fusion_builder_row][fusion_builder_column type=”1_1″ layout=”1_1″ background_position=”left top” background_color=”” border_size=”” border_color=”” border_style=”solid” border_position=”all” spacing=”yes” background_image=”” background_repeat=”no-repeat” padding=”” margin_top=”0px” margin_bottom=”0px” class=”” id=”” animation_type=”” animation_speed=”0.3″ animation_direction=”left” hide_on_mobile=”small-visibility,medium-visibility,large-visibility” center_content=”no” last=”no” min_height=”” hover_type=”none” link=””][fusion_text] This is our Medical “homage” to our Spring and Fall Clean Up Services. Leaves are more than just an unsightly mess in your Connecticut Landscape and Lawn.  Leaves are a hazard to your grass, mulch beds, and tree roots.  The decomposition of leaves into your soil, causes an imbalance of acidity, causing a toxic environment for Lawn, Flowers, Tree Roots, and more.  Leaves must be removed regularly to maintain a healthy, beautiful Landscape and soil condition. This is why our company created a Leaf Removal Service, called “Leaf Decon, to address the hazardous materials that cause a hot zone of destruction to your yard.  Fall Clean Up is the most essential element to a complete Lawn Care Program, and Leaves are the most crucial part of this service.  Lawn Care Companies in Westbrook, Old Saybrook, Clinton, and Madison know that leaf removal is also in their best interest as well.  Leaving Leafs on yards, makes mowing, countenance, and Clean-Up much more daunting. Prices for Leaf Removal in Connecticut can vary widely on the type of services you decide to hire for.  For instance, you may choose to stay on top of those Leaf Piles, pun intended, by scheduling regular leaf removal weekly or bi-weekly with your mowing schedule.  You may also be...
Seed Saturday 2017 Limited Event

Seed Saturday 2017 Limited Event

September is the best time of year to plant new Seed in your Lawn for germination and root establishment during the cool Fall months.  We are running a special one day only event, which happens only once a year One Day Only, 09/09 Sign up early for 1 of only 25 spots available for this amazing special day. As low as $25 gets you on the list, as long as you book early. Half off regular rate of complete “Lawn Life Support” Package. Estimate required, includes all of the following 3 services: Seeding URI #2 Northern Blend Seed Spread with Gas Powered Spreader System. Placed under turf using “Up & Under” method. Seed Germination will highly dependent on after care and maintenance. Watering strongly recommended 3 times per week for at least 2 weeks. Aeration Mechanical Aeration Occurs when “Plugs” are removed from soil, creating a looser environment for roots, and allowing for better drainage. Aeration is acheived with holes created by Over-Seeder. Visible “Plugs” may not be visible. Fertilization Gordon’s Liquid “Weed & Feed” 15-0-0 Nitrogen based Formula. Kills Weeds Currently Established and Prevents Germination of Future Weeds. Nitrogen Blend Strengthens Roots and Increases Green Mass in Your Lawn...
Featured Lawn of the Week

Featured Lawn of the Week

This weeks featured lawn care site is located on Antoinette Lane in Guilford, CT. As we showcase our lawn care and snow removal services, we will bring you a yard of interest from our weekly schedule. And don’t forget, for a landscaping or snow removal price quotes, visit our contact page for more information.  We started this lawn care project with some leaf removal, especially from the mulch beds,plants, shrubs, and trees.  Old mulch removal was a “breeze”, with the use of our powerful leaf blowers. The next step is to removal all the weeds that plague humanity into insanity.  With the attention to detail of a brain surgeon, careful consideration was given to the delicate Tulips that we’re trying to make their yearly premiere as an early bloomer. Mulch beds were cleaned and edged with a garden spade. Bed edging makes a beautiful contrast between grass and garden beds. Giving your shrubs a well organized sanctuary for showing off their hard earned blooms.   The Spring Clean job isn’t complete without the first mow. With new mulching blades, and bagging accessories to pick from, we left the lawn looking like a fresh haircut from your favorite...