Spring Lawn Care Checklist

March 17, 2021 | Aeration

 Are you excited for spring? The team at Nature’s Select™ Premium Turf Services, Inc. sure is! As your lawn starts to wake up from its winter slumber, it’s time to start preparing for growing season so you can have a beautiful green lawn all spring and summer long. While it may seem beneficial to begin your lawn care routine as soon as the weather starts to warm up, you really should wait until the lawn has mostly greened up. Once it has, you can start with these three spring lawn care tasks.

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Choose Nature’s Select™ for Your Lawn Care Needs

February 12, 2021 | Aeration

 Though it doesn’t currently feel like it, spring is not that far away here in North Carolina, and soon you’ll need to start paying closer attention to your lawn. Are you prepared to handle your own lawn care this year, or is it time to outsource that particular job? Once you decide to hire a lawn care company, it can be pretty overwhelming to choose one. After all, how do you know the good ones from the ones that are going to leave you yard patchy and sad-looking? Luckily for you, your friends at Nature’s Select™ Premium Turf Services, Inc. are ready and willing to take the job! And today, we’re giving you a few reasons why our customers keep coming back, and why they refer us to their friends.

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It’s Aeration and Overseeding Season

September 16, 2020 | Aeration

 As the weather begins to cool off and the leaves begin to change, your lawn is getting ready to go into a dormant phase for the winter. However, before that happens, is it important to aerate and overseed for a thick, lush lawn in the spring. At Nature’s Select Premium Turf Services, Inc., we cannot stress enough the importance of fall aeration and overseeding. It is a tried and true method of guaranteeing a great lawn next year. However, we don’t expect you to just take our word for it; below we’ve listed a few of our favorite reasons to aerate and overseed in the fall.

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3 Fall Lawn Care Mistakes to Avoid

August 20, 2020 | Aeration

Summer is coming to an end and it’s time to prepare for fall. For many homeowners, that means it’s time to start thinking about how to care for their lawns through the fall months and into winter. While it may seem like you’re almost done for the season, there are actually several fall lawn care mistakes that can do a lot of damage between now and spring. At Nature’s Select Premium Turf Services, Inc., we never want to see a good lawn damaged, so today we’re sharing three common mistakes to avoid this season.

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Why Isn’t My Grass Growing?

June 16, 2020 | Aeration

 During the summer months, it’s common for homeowners in the Winston-Salem area to wonder why their grass doesn’t seem to be growing. Grass needs some pretty specific conditions to grow into a beautiful green carpet, so even if you feel like you’re doing everything right, you may be making a few mistakes. Our team at Nature’s Select Premium Turf Services, Inc. has made a list of three reasons that are the most likely causes of your grass refusing to grow.

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Fall Aeration and Overseeding

September 19, 2019 | Aeration

 Aeration or “core aeration” is the practice of punching small plugs or cores into the lawn in order to create openings in the turf to allow water and air to penetrate the soil. Overseeding your lawn is the process of planting new grass to fill in any bare or worn patches. Our team at Nature’s Select Premium Turf Services, Inc. wants to help you use both essential practices to maintain a healthy lawn all year long.

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Preparing for Fall Lawn Care

August 13, 2019 | Aeration

 Try as we might to hold onto summer, back-to-school season is here. And, before we know it, the air will turn crisp and fall will be here. As the seasons change, so does your lawn’s needs. Instead of growth, it needs maintenance and fall is the prime time to set the stage for a beautiful lawn next year. But, if you’re ready to retire the landscaping tools for the season, our experts at Nature’s Select Premium Turf Services Inc. are prepared to take over. In addition to fall lawn care tips, our expert service will result in the lawn you’ve always wanted!

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THE BENEFITS OF LAWN AERATION

September 1, 2017 | Aeration

Lawn advice usually runs toward applying, as in apply x pounds of nitrogen, apply herbicides for weeds or fungicide, or apply water at this rate for success. Well, our advice today is not about applying, it’s about aerating. By definition, to aerate is “to introduce air into (a material)”. In this case the material is the soil your lawn is growing in. Aeration also permits water and nutrients to better penetrate the soil, but aeroaquanutrification is an awfully long (and silly) word, even if it better describes the full effects. When air, water and nutrients can more easily reach the root zone, a series of very beneficial events begins that allow all the stuff you’re applying work even better. You may even need to do less applying in the long run if more of what you apply actually gets where it’s supposed to and does what it’s meant to. Let’s … Continued

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