Best Lawn Insect Killer To Keep Your Grass From Dying

June 17, 2022
If you’re looking for the best lawn insect killer, you probably already have patches of dead grass in your yard. It can ...
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How To Get Rid Of That Nasty Necrotic Ring Spot In Your Lawn

June 9, 2022
The hot summer months are here, the time for backyard barbecues and pool parties. But June is a month that you will ...
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Late Spring Lawn Care Tips That Will Have Your Yard Thriving

May 13, 2022
No matter what type of grass you have, the growing season is upon us. Soil temperatures are warming up and it’s about ...
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What Is The "No Mow May" Movement All About?

April 29, 2022
If you’re the grass cutter in the family, you may not like this. The people who support the “No Mow May” movement want ...
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Why Spring Weed Control Is So Vital To Your Lawn's Look

April 8, 2022
The dawn of a new growing season is upon us. That means all of the beautiful flowers, the trees, your lawn, and ...
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Here Are Some Instructions For Seeding Lawn In Spring

April 1, 2022
It’s that time of year again. The temperature starts warming up and your grass begins to grow again, you may want to ...
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Rake In March To Reduce The Risk Of Snow Mold, Grass Diseases

March 18, 2022
If you’re hoping to decrease your risk of seeing snow mold, grass diseases, and other issues in your lawn this spring, ...
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How Early Can I Mow My Lawn (In The Spring)?

March 4, 2022
How early can I mow my lawn? It’s a question we get every year. And although the snow may be melted and the ...
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What Kills Grass Over Winter?

February 22, 2022
If you’re wondering what kills grass over the long, cold winter...the answer is ‘Lots of things.’ Even though your ...
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What You Can Learn From A Soil Sample Probe

February 4, 2022
February is a great time to start thinking about testing your soil with a soil sample probe. That’s because late March ...
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Types of Grass In Michigan: Cool Season Grasses

January 7, 2022
There are many types of grasses in Michigan, but what you may not know is that there’s a good chance your lawn is ...
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What To Look For In A Full-Service Lawn Care Company

December 17, 2021
Hunting for a full-service lawn care company in Michigan can be a little tricky. Lawn care and landscape maintenance ...
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Don’t Forget About Winter Shrub Protection Before The Snow Flies

November 5, 2021
Winter shrub protection may not be on your list of things to do before the snow starts flying each year, but it should ...
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How To Minimize The Risk of Lawn Frost Damage

November 1, 2021
Lawn frost damage is nothing to take lightly. Although your grass may be well on its way to winter dormancy when frost ...
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The Best Time To Apply Fall Fertilizer in Canton, Michigan

October 8, 2021
If the stress of this summer resulted in your lawn thinning or developing dead spots,  you’re probably wondering if ...
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Are Leaves Good For Grass?

October 1, 2021
 If you’re asking yourself “Are leaves good for grass?” chances are, you don’t feel like raking them. The short answer ...
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Why A Fall Lawn Care Plan Is So Important

September 24, 2021
This time of year, you’re probably thinking more about curling up with a hot cup of apple cider on a cool fall night ...
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How To Control Lawn Thatch

September 10, 2021
On the surface, lawn thatch sounds like something you don’t want any part of when it comes to taking care of your yard. ...
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Why You Should Be Overseeding Lawn In Fall

September 3, 2021
There are many benefits to overseeding your lawn, especially in the fall. After the long, hot summer and all of the ...
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How To Alleviate Soil Compaction In Your Yard

August 20, 2021
Soil compaction is a primary cause of an unhealthy lawn. If your soil is too tight to penetrate, the water and ...
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Lawn Care: Different Types of Grass In Michigan

August 6, 2021
If you’re looking to set up a healthy and beautiful loan in your home in Michigan, you need to know the different types ...
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How To Keep Red Thread Under Control

July 12, 2021
Red thread is a fungal infection caused by the fungus, laetisaria fuciformis. This disease will cause irregularly ...
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Lush Lawn Is Proud to Provide Military Family Support

July 8, 2021
  Green spaces make a significant difference in all our lives. They help us breathe cleaner air, they cool surface ...
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Why Mushrooms In Lawn Are A Good Thing

June 30, 2021
With all the rain we’ve gotten recently and the warm temperatures we are getting a lot of calls about mushrooms in ...
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How to Choose the Best Summer Fertilizer for Grass

June 15, 2021
Choosing the best summer fertilizer for grass isn’t easy. But an important part of any lawn care program is fertilizer. ...
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How Often Should Lawn Watering Take Place?

June 4, 2021
In the midst of the harsh summer heat, it’s natural for you to want to water your lawns more than you typically do. ...
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What Causes Rust-Colored Dust On Lawns?

May 21, 2021
If you’re walking around your neighborhood and notice rust-colored dust on lawns (including your own), don’t fret. Lawn ...
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Why You Should Invest in a Flea and Tick Yard Treatment

May 14, 2021
Fleas and ticks can be incredibly harmful to dogs, cats and humans, too. But it’s only part of the reason you should ...
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Evaluating Lawn Care Companies In Southeast Michigan

May 12, 2021
Lawn care companies in southeast Michigan are not difficult to find, which can make it challenging to choose the right ...
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What To Do When Preparing Your Lawn For Summer

April 23, 2021
Preparing your lawn for summer sounds like a daunting task, but it doesn’t have to be. By taking the time to complete ...
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Are Soil Microorganisms Important for Plant Health?

April 1, 2021
When biologically active microorganisms are present in your soil, they help break down organic matter and replenish ...
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Follow These Lawn Mowing Tips to See the Best Results

March 15, 2021
Who couldn’t use a few lawn mowing tips this time of the year? Why? Because there’s nothing like a freshly mowed lawn. ...
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Spring Lawn Diseases: What to Look Out for Early On

March 8, 2021
Spring is almost here and with it comes lawn diseases that can creep up at the start of the season. You likely put a ...
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How to Treat Snow Mold in Lawns

March 4, 2021
Snow tends to blanket Southeast Michigan lawns for a good chunk of the winter, and unfortunately, so does snow mold. So ...
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Why Soil Testing Should Happen Before Spring

March 3, 2021
We talk a lot about the importance of timing in lawn care. Whether it’s a matter of taking place too early or too late, ...
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Lawn Care Brighton MI: 4 Tips That Make a Big Difference

February 25, 2021
Putting together a lawn care to-do list for your Brighton, MI, home? We’ve got a few tips on which maintenance to-dos ...
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Fertilizing After Frost: Good or Bad Idea?

February 18, 2021
Across Michigan, the first signs of frost tend to appear in mid- to late September, and then on a regular basis ...
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How to Winterize A Lawn Mower And Other Tools

January 26, 2021
If you’re wondering how to winterize a lawnmower, you may also have some other power tools you’ll need to store. In ...
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Follow This Lawn Fertilizer Schedule for Optimal Results

December 15, 2020
At the start of the new year, many homeowners take the time to map out their calendar with all the things that are in ...
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Lawn Care Service in Saginaw, MI: 3 Qualities to Look For

November 17, 2020
While temperatures may be getting cooler in the Tri-Cities, and the first frost of winter is in sight, now is a good ...
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The Benefits of Mulching Leaves Into Your Lawn

October 20, 2020
When homeowners see piles of leaves accumulate on their lawn, the natural instinct is to grab a rake and bag them up ...
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5 Tips for Lawn Maintenance in Rochester Hills, MI

October 6, 2020
Rochester Hills, MI, is home to more than 70,000+ residents — many of whom are homeowners who do their own lawn ...
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Do You Have to Overseed After Aeration?

August 25, 2020
Aeration and overseeding are often spoken about hand-in-hand, but do you have to overseed after aeration? The verdict ...
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What Does Aerating a Lawn Do?

August 11, 2020
Lawn aeration is an important part of any lawn care regimen. It’s one of the things that will keep your turf thriving. ...
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When Should I Water My Lawn in the Summer?

July 21, 2020
If you’re always asking yourself “When should I water my lawn in the summer?” Don’t worry. We’re here to help. In the ...
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How to Control Dollar Spot in an Effective Way

June 19, 2020
Circular, sunken patches of straw-colored grass, no bigger than the size of a silver dollar. While an American coin ...
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What Is Crabgrass and How Do I Prevent It?

May 20, 2020
Late May is an exciting time for homeowners, with warm temperatures right around the bend and more hours in the day to ...
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Get Your Mower Ready for the Spring Lawn Care Season

May 1, 2020
Spring lawn care season is in full bloom, and now is the perfect time to get your lawnmower ready for use. It’s ...
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Five Easy-to-Follow Spring Lawn Care Tips

April 30, 2020
Things are starting to turn green in Michigan. If you’ve driven through the parks lately or spent much time outside, ...
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Do I Have Snow Mold in my Lawn?

April 28, 2020
Snow mold is a common problem, especially in Michigan. It can turn your gorgeous green lawn into a true eyesore. Even ...
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When Does Grass Stop Growing?

January 9, 2020
Your lawn’s health depends on proper care and maintenance. Nourishment and weed control are a couple of key elements, ...
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Bare Spots in Lawn After Winter

December 30, 2019
Winters can be harsh. The strong winds, chilling temperatures and snow accumulation may not be comfortable for you, but ...
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Dethatch or Aerate Before Overseeding?

December 30, 2019
When most people think about maintaining a healthy lawn, they usually think about how much and how often they need to ...
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When To Plant Cool Season Grass

November 15, 2019
Cool-season grasses such as Kentucky bluegrass, ryegrass and fescues adore fall and spring weather. Their growth cycle ...
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Types of Grass Seed and How to Choose the Type for Your Region

November 1, 2019
There’s nothing better than a luscious, thriving lawn full of healthy, green grass. From coast to coast, our nation has ...
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Common Lawn Weeds In Michigan

October 18, 2019
A beautiful lawn is a high priority for many homeowners, but there are many common lawn weeds in Michigan that you ...
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Types of Grass

October 4, 2019
Few things in life are as beautiful as a lawn that’s well cared for. What’s the secret to success? One of the most ...
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When To Fertilize Your Lawn in the Fall

September 20, 2019
Everyone loves having lush, green grass outside their homes. However, grass does far more than just increase curb ...
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Best Time To Aerate and Overseed Your Lawn

September 6, 2019
There’s nothing better than a lush lawn that lets you spend time with your family in the back yard, laughing and having ...
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Summer Lawn Care Schedule

August 16, 2019
During springs in Michigan, it seems as if you’re constantly planning your lawn care around the rain. You can’t mow one ...
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How To Keep Your Grass Green in Summer

August 2, 2019
Your lawn is one of the first things visitors will see when they come to your home. Not only does it give your home ...
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How Pet Owners Can Maintain a Beautiful Lawn

July 26, 2019
Having a beautiful lawn is extremely important to most homeowners. Why? Because it’s typically the first thing that ...
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How to Stop Lawn Diseases Before They Start

July 19, 2019
Typically, you don’t know that you have a lawn disease until it’s too late. While your lawn can’t speak to you and tell ...
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Natural vs Chemical Lawn Treatment

April 30, 2019
Natural vs. chemical lawn treatments. Many homeowners struggle with the decision. At Lush Lawn, we definitely receive ...
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When to Fertilize Plants

March 27, 2019
When to fertilize plants in Michigan. The question baffles lots of people each year. Are your plants ready for ...
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Best Time to Repair a Lawn

March 27, 2019
Enjoying a luscious, green lawn can take some work, but it’s not always easy to know when is the best time for lawn ...
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7 Spring Lawn Care Services To Try

March 27, 2019
It's time to start thinking about the lawn care services you may need after another long, cold Michigan winter. As the ...
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Mosquito Diseases Michigan Homeowners Should Know About

October 3, 2018
Mosquitoes are a nuisance, but mosquito diseases can be deadly.  The fact is that they are also a serious health risk. ...
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7 Expert Winter Lawn Care Tips

September 5, 2018
Late summer is the time that you should be thinking about lawn care tips for the winter. Why? Take the necessary action ...
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Avoid Lawn Heat Stress – Protecting Your Grass From The Challenges Of Summer

August 8, 2018
When it comes to caring for your grass, summertime represents both an opportunity and a challenge. The bright sunlight ...
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The Benefits of Lawn Fertilization Services

July 3, 2018
Summertime is the best season for your grass, the sunshine and warmth is welcome to your eager lawn. While the sun’s ...
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Summer Lawn Care Checklist – Tips to Keep Your Yard Beautiful This Season

June 20, 2018
When it comes to maintaining a lush, beautiful lawn in Michigan, summer care is critical. Our state’s warm summers ...
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Summer Mosquito Control in Michigan

June 12, 2018
Summer is supposed to be a happy time spent with friends and family. Enjoying the great outdoors together is no ...
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Why Overwatering is a Bad Idea

June 1, 2018
Although it may seem like a good idea to give your lawn more water, especially when it gets hot outside, overwatering ...
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Lawn Scalping – Why is it Bad to Cut Your Grass Too Short?

May 25, 2018
In lawn care as in any part of life, it’s important to recognize when you have too much of a good thing. As a case in ...
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Expert Lawn Watering Tips – Your Guide to Keeping Your Grass Green

May 18, 2018
When it comes to keeping your lawn healthy, watering is Rule Zero. Without the right amount of moisture, grass cannot ...
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Turf Tactics – Common Lawn Care Mistakes To Avoid in Michigan

May 10, 2018
Effective lawn care isn’t just about knowing what to do. It’s also about knowing what not to do! If you take the wrong ...
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Your Guide to Spring Seeding in Michigan

May 4, 2018
Of all the lawn care decisions you make, how you seed is arguably one of the most important. The way you go about ...
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When is it Time to Apply Spring Fertilizer in Michigan?

April 27, 2018
There are several times throughout the year that property owners should fertilize their lawns. Spring is considered the ...
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Why Should I Aerate My Lawn?

April 20, 2018
 Aerating creates small holes in your grass soil which allows vital nutrients, water, and air to reach the roots of ...
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Healthy Lawns Means a Healthy Environment

April 11, 2018
Did you know that by keeping your lawn and trees healthy, you contribute directly to the overall health of our ...
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About Mole Damage and Your Lawn

April 2, 2018
Moles are another fairly destructive lawn rodent that if left untreated could cause extensive damage to your grass to ...
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Lush Lawn Shares Spring Lawn Care Tips

March 19, 2018
Early spring is upon us, which means it is time to start thinking about your lawn. Once the warmer weather is here to ...
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Spring Lawn Care

March 14, 2018
Thinking about spring lawn care? Don’t panic! While the weather has not yet decided on whether or not it is ready for ...
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Voles Sighted in Michigan Yards

March 12, 2018
We have started to see activity with voles in a few of our customer properties, where damage is already being noticed ...
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Deadly Lawn Disease – Dollar Spot

February 12, 2018
Dollar spot is a serious lawn disease as it can effect can kill the whole of the grass plant including the roots. This ...
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Cutworms and Sod Webworms – Harmful Lawn Pests You Should Know About

January 26, 2018
Moving into issues that may occur on your lawn, this week we will be focusing on worms: Cutworms and Sod Web Worms. ...
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New Lush Lawn and Safari Tree Branch Location in Plymouth, MI

January 9, 2018
Rochester Hills, MI, January 5, 2018 – Lush Lawn & Safari Tree, the leading lawn, tree and pest control provider ...
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Winterization Tips

December 29, 2017
Brrrr… With the weather hitting below zero degrees, with proper winterization of your lawn and of your trees and ...
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Lush Lawn Xtender Program

December 4, 2017
It’s Revolutionary! Our mission is to create and maintain beautiful environments for you to live, work and play in – ...
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Lawn Diseases – How To Tell If Your Grass Is Sick

September 15, 2017
Lawn diseases are often the most difficult to control and requires more constant monitoring of the grass, as many ...
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Fall is Almost Here: Winterizer Fertilizer

August 24, 2017
Time passes by quickly and with fall coming around the corner, it is important to start thinking about winterizing your ...
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Overseeding: Helping Your Lawn Recover

August 10, 2017
If you are noticing bare spots or thinning areas in your lawn, then overseeding may just be what your lawn needs to ...
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Fido Leaving His Mark

July 14, 2017
If you are starting to notice what may appear to be a burn on your lawn and you have dogs, there is a good chance that ...
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Soil Testing

July 7, 2017
Soil testing is important to the care of your lawn because it indicates the pH balance of your soil. Understanding your ...
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Proper Lawn Mowing Tips

June 29, 2017
Proper lawn mowing encourages your grass to grow and sustain its health throughout the season. The recommending height ...
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Is Your Lawn Thirsty: Water Maximizer Lawn Treatment

June 16, 2017
Is Your Lawn Thirsty? With warm weather upon us some homeowners are already experiencing drought conditions directly ...
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Lawn Diseases-Leaf Spot

June 5, 2017
Are you noticing that your lawn is not as lush nor as thick as it should be?  Are you seeing brown spots scattered ...
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Survey Says: Americans Love their Yards and they are Important to a Home’s Resale Value

April 10, 2017
April is National Lawn Care Month so it is a great time to think about what your lawn and landscape do for you. Even in ...
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What Does Green Lawn Mean to You?

March 27, 2017
We spend so much time talking about having a healthy, green lawn, but what does it truly mean to you as the homeowner? ...
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Give your lawn a breath of fresh air!

March 17, 2017
Having your lawn aerated is vital to the continued health and growth of your yard, as the aeration process allows for ...
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Let Them Eat Turf!

February 23, 2017
As the weather begins to warm up, the soil temperature under your turf is also starting to warm up. While this is great ...
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Spring Checklist for Trees & Shrubs

February 17, 2017
Now that spring is truly around the corner, it is important that you evaluate the condition of your trees and shrubs in ...
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Spring Lawn Care Checklist

February 3, 2017
In anticipation of warmer weather and entering the spring season soon, we have compiled a checklist of items to aid you ...
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Why Choose Lush Lawn?

January 27, 2017
As a consumer, there are so many options in the market place for a lawn care provider. From small, family owned ...
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Spring is around the corner!

January 12, 2017
With snow on the ground with matching chilly temperatures, most people when thinking about spring, are focused on ...
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Looking ahead at 2017

December 29, 2016
Another year is coming to a close and it is not going out quietly either, but we have much to look forward to in 2017. ...
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To Salt or Not To Salt?

December 22, 2016
  “What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.” – John Steinbeck Winter has ...
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Old Man Winter Has Arrived

December 9, 2016
The temperatures are dropping, snow is starting to fall and stick to your lawn – while most people think of building ...
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Lions and Tigers and…Voles and Moles?

December 1, 2016
Many of you are familiar with moles – those pesky critters that wreck havoc in your lawn, leaving a trail of ...
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Baby it’s Cold Outside!

November 17, 2016
With the temperature dropping outside, it’s time to make sure your yard is ready for the winter weather as well as ...
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Trick – or – Grub?

October 20, 2016
With the weather changing, so is your lawn, as you know that the time has come for your lawn to go to sleep for ...
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Keeping Your Lawn Healthy in the Heat!

August 19, 2016
  Keeping Your Lawn Healthy in the Heat! Don’t cut it too short – One common mistake made by both homeowners and some ...
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Proper Watering Habits In Extreme Heat

August 5, 2016
  Water your lawn at the right time of day. We recommend that you water your lawn in the morning, while it is cooler ...
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The Fall Aeration & Overseeding

July 29, 2016
  A healthy lawn is within your reach, but if it’s starting to feel like an impossible goal you may need to change your ...
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7 Ways Too Much Rain Hurts Your Lawn

July 15, 2016
  Root Problems – Grass needs oxygen to grow, & receiving too much water can produce air gaps in the soil, which ...
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Avoid Summer Lawn Diseases!

May 13, 2016
  Lawn Disease: What You Need To Know Don’t cut it too short – One common mistake made by both homeowners and some ...
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Dandelion: The Rise and Fall…

April 29, 2016
As children in Michigan, we loved to see the dandelions popping up in our community. Picking them up like prized ...
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Aeration: Your Lawn’s BFF!

April 22, 2016
Aeration: Your Lawn’s Best Friend! A healthy lawn is within your reach, but if it’s starting to feel like an impossible ...
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The Lush Lawn Mission Statement

April 19, 2016
THE LUSH LAWN MISSION STATEMENT “To provide the ultimate customer service experience, while maintaining the beauty and ...
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Is Your Crabgrass Really Crabgrass?

April 8, 2016
Is Your Crabgrass Really Crabgrass? Here at Lush Lawn, we always welcome questions from our customers. Whether it be ...
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Lawn Fertilization & the Positive Effects on the Environment

December 31, 2015
Lawn care fertilization, which involves the use of fertilizers, can have an incredible effect on our surroundings. As ...
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New Water Maximizer From Lush Lawn

May 29, 2015
  With watering costs in Michigan continuing to steadily increase year after year, being able to maintain a ...
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How To Repair Salt-Damaged Lawns

February 3, 2015
If you’re wondering how to repair salt-damaged lawns, we don’t have to tell you that Michigan winters can be hard on ...
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Career Opportunities at Lush Lawn

November 21, 2014
Career Opportunities in the lawn care industry    Do you live in South Eastern Michigan? Are you looking for a place to ...
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Slit Seeding Service by Lush Lawn

August 8, 2014
 Introducing… Lush Lawn’s Professional Slit Seeding Service!      I’m very excited to formally announce Lush Lawn’s ...
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Chinch Bug Damage Repair

July 23, 2014
The Summer Enemy… Chinch Bugs When we think of pests eating and killing our lawns, the first thing that comes to mind ...
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The Grass Keeps Growing!

July 15, 2014
Hello Lushers! It’s mid July in Michigan and you’ve probably noticed the same thing that I’ve noticed… The grass isn’t ...
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Welcome to The Lush Lawn Blog!

August 22, 2013
We are excited to launch our brand new blog. We will be posting weekly articles on Lush Lawn’s passions: Lawn care, ...
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