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Halloween Yard Ideas that Are Scary Good

Just like that, October has arrived, which means Halloween won’t be too far behind. Have you started decorating? Halloween décor is a great way to show off that yard you’ve worked so hard to cultivate all summer long – and, let’s not forget how much fun it is to get into the spooky spirit of the season.... More

DIY Mosaic Patio Stones

The first few weeks of fall are crucial for caring for your lawn and taking care of those last-minute outdoor chores. As you check off the essential items on your to do list this month, take some time to get a little bit crafty with Weed Man’s new do-it-yourself mosaic stone project.... More

Creating Healthy Soil

No matter how actively you care for your lawn, it all comes down to healthy soil at the end of the day. If your soil can’t provide a habitable, healthy environment for grass plants, then your lawn will ultimately suffer.  While there are many factors to consider when thinking about your soil, but your lawn’s pH level should always be on your radar. If you have thin, discolored turf that does not grow very well, unbalanced pH may be at play. ... More

Q & A - Fall Watering

During the usual temperature drop that takes place in October and November, homeowners often find it difficult to maintain a balanced watering regimen. Find out how much water your lawn needs right now. ... More

Mowing Height Calculator

Lawn mowing isn’t a one size fits all cultural practice. In fact, each and every grass type functions best within a certain cutting height range. Staying within these guidelines can help you maintain a more weed resistant, drought tolerant lawn structure. Cutting the lawn too short, on the other hand, can result in unsightly turf disease, weed infestation, and extreme thinning of the lawn. ... More

Don’t Catch These Turf Diseases

Every lawn savvy homeowner knows that grass needs water to thrive. During dry conditions, local turfgrasses suffer, becoming brittle and, in serious cases, succumbing to death or decay. But did you know that too much water can be just as dangerous as too little? Excess moisture common during periods of heavy rainfall and high humidity can lead to damaging turfgrass diseases.... More

Sprucing Up Your Backyard on a Budget

With all the time you’ll spend in your yard this season, it won’t be long until you start making backyard makeover plans to spruce up your outdoor space – hey, we’re all guilty of it! Before you start tearing down your existing deck or begin ordering new patio furniture online, take a step back and consider these easy, budget-friendly ideas from Weed Man Lawn Care.... More

Lawn Watering Schedule and Calculator

Do you know how often you need to water your lawn for optimal results? Or how much water your lawn needs on a weekly basis? Do you have the tools to measure how much water your lawn has received? If not, we can help! Access Weed Man’s watering guide below and develop an irrigation plan that’s right for your turf.... More

Heat Stress on the Lawn

Is your lawn suffering from heat stress? As temperatures continue to climb in Raleigh, lawns everywhere will begin to feel the pressure of extreme weather. A lack of rainfall coupled with relentless heat can wreak havoc on the health of your grass plants. No need to panic... More

Fun Lawn Games for Your Outdoor Wedding

Planning an outdoor wedding has its challenges, but keeping your guests happy and entertained on a budget shouldn’t be one of them. As long as you’ve got a healthy patch of grass to work with, you should be all set to host THE wedding of the season. For a guaranteed good time at your outdoor reception, consider these tried-and-true lawn game ideas from Weed Man Lawn Care:... More

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