10 Important Lawn Care Tips for Summer

10 Important Lawn Care Tips for Summer - Greenskeeper Lawn CareGet a lush lawn to be proud of with our ten best lawn care tips for summer.

1. Test your soil before planting or fertilizing

Before you do anything else to your lawn, get a soil test done. You can order a soil test online for cheap, or you can get one from your local extension office or lawncare expert.

Why it’s Important: We promise, it can save you money and it doesn’t take as long as you might think! There are dozens of minerals that make up the soil, and the balance of minerals determines what will grow well. You don’t want to fertilize until you know what you need to add to your soil.

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Is Tick Control Manageable in Large Yards?

Tick Control - Greenskeeper Lawn CareWithout the proper care, various pests can creep and crawl onto your property. Ticks are particularly dangerous. They’re hard to detect and carry serious diseases, like Lyme disease. If you have a large yard and are in an area that’s at high risk for ticks, then you might be wondering what you can do to repel these tiny pests. You can’t possibly keep your whole lawn protected from ticks—can you?
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