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Allentown Lawn Tip: Soil Preparation For Seeding or Sodding

Allentown Lawn Tip:  Soil Preparation For Seeding or Sodding

Soil Preparation For Seeding or Sodding The success or failure of a home lawn has a lot to do with how well the soil and site is prepared for a solid lawn establishment. The first and foremost step is to eliminate the weed problems existing on the site. From perennial weeds, everything needs to be controlled prior to lawn seeding or sodding. If you are looking for the best lawn care services near you, it’s best to see the initial approach you need to take regarding your soil...
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A 5-Step Guide To Effective Soil Evaluation

A 5-Step Guide To Effective Soil Evaluation

A 5-Step Guide To Effective Soil Evaluation Soil evaluation is an incremental part of building your dream lawn. Basically, it is all about soil texture – which is the relative proportion of sand, silt and clay particles – as a factor that must provide a healthy environment for your roots. If your soil is not prepared well, your home lawn would never exceed your expectations. Generally speaking, soils that contain more than 40 percent of clay (as the smallest mineral...
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Does your soil need sweetened in Emmaus, PA?

Fall marks the calendar time when Green Turf transitions from maintaining your lawn, to preparing it for next Spring! One thing to consider is the health of your soil. Lawns always grow best when the soil has a neutral pH level. A soil test is the best way to determine the pH level of your lawn. Green Turf sends every soil test to the Agricultural Analytical Services Laboratory at Penn State. Adding a lime application will raise the pH level and make the soil more favorable to...
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Step-by-Step Soil Preparation in Macungie.

Step-by-Step Soil Preparation in Macungie.

Generally, all homeowners want to have a nice, green lawn. There is no magical switch to turn on when it comes to having the perfect lawn. As is everything in life, it takes some sweat and elbow grease! There are some things you must consider when establishing or repairing your lawn. Unfortunately, too many landscape companies install new lawns without even considering some of the most important steps. Have you ever seen a new home in a subdivision with an awful lawn? The homeowner ...
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