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Try Our Liquid Aeration This Spring!

Finally - the birds are chirping, the air is fresh, and your colorful flowers are starting to bloom. Almost every lawn can benefit from a little boost in spring when your grass is coming out of winter dormancy. Liquid aeration is one great way to help. Aeration services will open up your soil and give the roots of your grass much better access to nutrients, water, and sunlight. In turn, this makes your grass and plants stronger, healthier, and more prepared for the growing season...
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Does Liquid Aeration Actually Work?

Does Liquid Aeration Actually Work?

Liquid aeration is the process of loosening compacted soil or breaking down thatch. It allows more air and water to reach the plants’ roots, resulting in healthy root development and, in turn, healthy grass growth. This lawn care treatment offers many benefits over the traditional core aeration technique because it takes less time and doesn't leave a mess of soil cores on your lawn. We offer quality liquid lawn aeration, among other lawn care services in the Greater...
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Is It Too Late To Aerate Your Lawn in Emmaus, PA?

Aerating your lawn is one of the best services you can do for your lawn in the fall. It helps perforate the thick thatch layer that has built up, and it gives your lawn some room to breathe and take in more moisture and nutrients. Overseeding after aeration will also result in a hardier, thicker lawn. Fall is absolutely the best time to aerate and overseed, but is it too late? Learn if October is too late to aerate and overseed in Allentown, Bethlehem, Emmaus, ...
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How Aeration & Overseeding Make Your Lawn Thicker in Fall

Fall aeration and overseeding creates healthier, thicker lawns in Allentown, Bethlehem, and surrounding Pennsylvania cities After a long year of wear and tear on the yard, come fall your lawn might start to look worn out with thin patches, bare spots, and more weeds. That’s where fall aeration and overseeding comes in. Overseeding involves laying down grass seed where there is already grass, and core aeration is part of that service. The result is a transformed lawn by...
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Liquid Aeration vs. Core Aeration

Liquid Aeration vs. Core Aeration

One of the key pieces to a successful lawn care routine is the task of lawn aeration. Aeration is a way to loosen up your soil and allow nutrients to pass through to the roots of your grass, which will help to strengthen the overall lawn. At Green Turf Care, we provide both liquid aeration and core aeration services. Learn the difference between them and when they should be done at residential and commercial properties in Bethlehem, Allentown, Emmaus, and neighboring areas of...
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How to Prepare Your Yard for Fall Aeration and Overseeding

How to Prepare Your Yard for Fall Aeration and Overseeding

The fall months are known for earthy colors, hoodies, and pumpkin-flavored desserts. They are also known for lawn care and maintenance, especially among homeowners.  After a hot summer, all that breeze and cool weather translate to excellent growing conditions for your yard. Dealing with any damage done in July and August, preparing for a cold winter, and setting your lawn up for a green spring are the most important tasks you can work on in the fall.  Aerating and overseeding your ...
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Growing Grass In Shaded Areas

Growing Grass In Shaded Areas

Oh, the possibilities of a healthy lawn — even in the shade! In the thick Lehigh Valley region, our yards are lined with deciduous trees that provide excellent shade, but they can make growing a full, healthy lawn in shaded areas quite the crusade! If you’re struggling to establish a healthy growth in shaded areas, we have some solutions for you! At Green Turf Care, we foster healthy lawns in full sunlight and in the shade through a variety of our lawn care treatments. If your lawn ...
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The 11 Most Common Kinds Of Grass (Part One)

The 11 Most Common Kinds Of Grass (Part One)

Get know the varieties of turfgrasses that make a good lawn, great! When we think about great lawn care, we think of all the essentials — sun, water, and upkeep — but we often miss are all the steps in between! Sure, your lawn will survive with the lawn basics, but if you want it to thrive and emerge a rich green, healthy lawn in the spring, there are additional lawn care things to consider, including the type of turfgrass! At Green Turf Care, a thriving lawn begins with our...
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Dealing With Yellow Nutsedge In Your Lawn

Dealing With Yellow Nutsedge In Your Lawn

Dealing With Yellow Nutsedge In Your Lawn How To Prevent It & How To Deal With It If you have ever noticed yellow nutsedge in your lawn, you probably know that it is a troublesome weed that is difficult to control. Usually spotted in turf areas, it is also known by the names chufa, nutgrass or watergrass. However, what is important to note and remember is that dealing with yellow nutsedge is only done right once you understand the purpose of this specific weed. Speaking of,...
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How to water your lawn properly.

How to water your lawn properly.

Watering Your Lawn: Why Your Turf Needs Proper Hydration Lawns provide beautiful and quality outdoor space to relax after a long day at work, play with your children, and enjoy with your friends. Routine maintenance and care for any lawn include feeding, mowing, aerating, and watering. If you want to keep your lawn healthy and hydrated, knowing when to water and how to water properly is important. What is the best time to water your turf? How long to water? How often to water?...
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