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How Your Lawn Benefits from Aeration

For your lawn and landscape to truly flourish throughout the warmer months, it requires a multitude of knowledge, techniques, and proper processes. As we learned earlier this season, proper watering techniques is one of the essential parts to properly caring for your lawn, now let’s learn how your lawn benefits from aeration. What is Aeration The…

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4 Proper Watering Practices for your Lawn

When it comes to maintaining a healthy lawn, one aspect many homeowners need to be mindful of are the proper watering practices which help their grass and plants thrive. Proper watering techniques, like the ones the experts of Grasshopper Gardens utilize, will improve the quality of your lawn while possibly saving you money. Proper Watering…

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Controlling Nutsedge

Nutsedge, also known as nutgrass, is a perennial grass-like weed that can take over your lawn and has proven to be difficult to remove if the proper treatment is not applied. It has been known to resemble grass blades which can make it difficult for the untrained eye to identify the weed. Luckily for your…

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Benefits of a Water-Efficient Irrigation System

To ensure a healthy and thriving landscape homeowners and business owners alike need to water their lawns appropriately. Without a water-efficient irrigation system it is easy to give your lawn an improper amount of water which could lead to you spending more money than necessary on maintaining the health of the landscape. Water-Efficient Irrigation Benefits…

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Prevent Lawn Disease with Grasshopper Gardens

Each year residents throughout the Capital Region look forward to hosting their friends and families outside during the nice weather. Something that can quickly ruin your gathering is a lawn that has become overrun by disease. Allowing a disease to take over your lawn can cause long-term damages that can be difficult to overcome. Avoiding…

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3 Benefits of Soil Testing

There are many aspects to keep in mind while creating the landscape of your dreams. Arguably one of the most important steps is testing your soil. If you are unaware of your landscape’s pH or nutrient levels, it is easy to make mistakes while trying to grow plants or crops. Enlisting the help of Grasshopper…

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