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Getting a Soil Test

What's Under Your Soil?

To improve your soil, you need to understand what you have in order to apply the right soil amendments. The best way to test your soil is to send a sample to a C… Read more »

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Step 1. Remove Thatch and Weeds

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The first step to lawn restoration is to remove any thatch buildup.  Thatch is un-decomposed stems and roots that accumulate near the soil surface.  D… Read more »

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Testing for Insects

Testing for insects

In addition to the time-honored method of parting the grass and looking around, the following techniques will expose damaging insects in your lawn.
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