4 Holiday Lighting Ideas

October 11, 2021 | Holiday Lighting

The holidays are the perfect time of year to satisfy that exterior decorating itch. However, most people put out their holiday lighting with no particular design or idea in mind. If you’re looking for something a little more integrated this year, then let ArborLawn help. Our professional holiday lighting services experts cover everything, from design and installation to maintenance and off-season storage. Here are some of the most popular designs homeowners request every year.

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Fertilization Tips for 3 Popular Fall Trees

September 8, 2021 | Fertilization

It’s a common misconception that you should fertilize trees and shrubs in the spring. With all of the rain and warmer temperatures, it makes sense why so many assume this to be the best time. However, this practice is now shifting, and we’re finding autumn to be the best time to care for trees. A fertilizer application from ArborLawn right after the first freeze of the season can do your trees some good, especially the younger ones on your property. Furthermore, professional fertilization means you also get the right solutions for different foliage species on your property.

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3 Benefits of Fall Fertilization and Weed Control

August 26, 2021 | Fertilization

A thick and luscious green lawn is the perfect backdrop for any home. When a lawn is well-manicured and cared for, it can make trees, shrubs, and other landscaping elements really pop. Not only does this add curb appeal to any home, but it also makes the home more welcoming after a long day at work. Yet, getting your lawn there requires help from the professionals at ArborLawn, and fall is the perfect time to start! Here are several benefits of our fall fertilization and weed control applications.

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3 Benefits of Aerating Your Lawn

July 27, 2021 | Aeration

The grass in your lawn aerates naturally, but sometimes even nature needs a little help. Aeration services from ArborLawn have kept yards in the Lansing, MI, area green, healthy, and happy for years. Yet, some homeowners still don’t realize the benefits of this kind of lawn care. So, if you’re still on the fence about having your lawn aerated, here are the key benefits you can expect.

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4 Reasons You Struggle with Mosquitos

June 18, 2021 | Bug Barrier Program

Do you avoid your backyard because of mosquitos? If so, you’re not alone. Many homeowners dream of kicking up their feet and relaxing in their backyards. But many rarely get the chance because they’re too busy swatting away pesky biters. Additionally, we all know that mosquitos carry deadly diseases, making it even more uninviting to spend time outside. If this sounds familiar, ArborLawn wants to help! Here are several reasons you’re struggling with mosquitos around your home. 

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3 Ways Bugs Enter Your Home

May 21, 2021 | Bug Barrier Program

We all love the change of the seasons and the warmer temperatures. Sunny days also mean bugs and other pests are coming out of their winter hibernation and are ready to frolic through your backyard. However, not all bugs stay outdoors. In fact, it’s not uncommon for homeowners to struggle with keeping these pesky creatures outdoors. That’s why they turn to the Bug Barrier Perimeter Program from ArborLawn. Our program is designed to keep bugs away from your home and stop them from entering through these common areas.

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3 Signs You Have Lawn Grubs

April 13, 2021 | Grub Control

Grub season is right around the corner, and you need to be prepared. Lawn grubs, also known as white grubs, are the larvae stage of various beetle species and insects. While healthier grass can usually withstand the feeding frenzy of grubs, others aren’t so lucky. Thankfully, the team at ArborLawn can help with grub treatment, and it usually starts in mid-June to late July. If you begin to notice any of these symptoms in your lawn, you have lawn grubs.

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3 Facts About Early Spring Crabgrass Prevention

April 6, 2021 | Lansing

Spring is right around the corner, and you’re probably itching to get outside. However, signs of crabgrass and weeds in your lawn can quickly turn your outdoor fun into an outdoor chore. Crabgrass can spread quickly, but it can only do so when the soil temperature reaches 60 degrees for a consistent period of time. That’s why it’s important to have your lawn treated early in the spring for this grassy invader. Here are some facts about lawn care and early spring crabgrass prevention from your trusted lawn professionals at ArborLawn.

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3 Types of Winter Shrub Damage

February 22, 2021 | Lansing

Michigan winters can be harsh. Not only do we get several inches of snow, but we also experience bitter arctic blasts and the occasional ice storm. All of these elements can take their toll on your outdoor shrubs. Younger bushes are especially vulnerable, due to shallow root systems and young bark. With proper shrub care during the summer and fall months, you can help protect your landscaping from winter damage. Yet, many homeowners call ArborLawn in the spring, looking for help to fix the physical damage of winter. Here are the most common types of winter damage we see.

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4 FAQs About Snow Mold

January 25, 2021 | Gladwin

Some people love a fresh coating of snow on the ground. However, others worry about the snow and the damage it can cause to their lawns. Once all the snow melts and the warm weather returns, snow mold can rear its ugly head. If ArborLawn didn’t treat your lawn before the winter, your lawn could emerge with round, greyish patches of mold. Here are answers to the questions people ask most frequently.

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