We have all seen a young lad knocking on doors in the neighborhood with a grass mower at the end of the driveway trying to make a few bucks. Once in a blue moon you may have also seen something other than a grass mower. It looked odd and while it had the shape of the grass mower the bottom and had a series of spikes or blades. What on earth could this machine be used for?
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Ok, we'll admit that we might be a bit biased with this article. However, we'll set aside our grass cutting company for a moment and give you the absolute truth with respect to what to look for. Will be honest with a the true 'low down' of what to consider in any lawn care company. Let's start with the obvious...
Grass Cutting Company Appearance
When it comes to looks for lawncare companies [...]
What to do with your left over clippings is a tossup for most owners. On one hand it will leave your lawn looking so much better. On the other hand you have to contend with the additional work involved. In some cases you can using mulching mower. Mulching mower does is that it reduces clippings to a much smaller size. The smaller clippings are simply placed right back onto the grass. This allows [...]
This is probably one of the most unknown qualities or characteristics about residential (or any lawn for that matter) grass. Grass actually makes the environment a much cleaner place. It does this by filtering and trapping dirt, smoke and other air pollutants. We all know in this day of age there are many negative aspects associated with smog in the air. Dust is another underrated and important [...]
This is one of the most common questions regarding grass and lawn care. And believe it or not it varies between the season. One of the biggest misconceptions homeowners have is being afraid to cut the grass too short. This is obviously a concern if you see more soil then grass. However there are many benefits to cutting the grass very short. For starters it is excellent weed control. Regular lawn [...]
As its name suggests the Fine Fescue grass type is a brilliant variety. It has been described as the finest blade of grass for lawns. It is very aesthetically pleasing. This particular grass has a habit of growing in uniformity with the other blades. It is very easy to establish the seed. It is considered a cool season grass as it is accustomed to cooler summers and higher altitudes. They can even[...]
According to the National Gardening Association it's estimated that about 30% of home owners use a lawn care service. That's a lot. And here is the unsavory reality where grass cutting companies are concerned: a business in grass cutting requires no more then simply having a lawnmower and a business license. In Canada there is no required training or courses. For most grass cutting employees their[...]
This is a question we get asked a lot. And the answer is not only what your personal needs are going to be but what also is in accordance with local bylaws. Local municipalities often have watering restrictions throughout the summer to prevent strain on their system.
Note: Make sure to contact your local municipal government to ensure you are in compliance with any local bylaws where water [...]
Thinking about a new mowing system? You may want to go through all the advantages and disadvantages of each system. For some people they may wish to keep things traditional and stick with a push mower. A push mower be in the traditional mower that you push and otherwise powered by your own body. You remember those ones, right? There is a huge benefit to environment that we can't deny. Think about [...]