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Protecting Trees & Shrubs During Winter

Protecting Trees & Shrubs During Winter

Winters in Indiana can be downright cruel. Freezing temperatures, sub-zero wind chills, and a steady stream of wind, ice, and snow, will keep you inside all winter. Although many types of trees and shrubs that grow in this part of the country can survive winter...
DIY Snow & Ice Removal Tips

DIY Snow & Ice Removal Tips

Can someone say “Polar Vortex?” Sheesh, what a week last week! Now that much of the Midwest is preparing for more unpredictable weather, Lawn Pride felt it was a good time to share some smart tips for tackling snow and ice without overdoing it. Plan Ahead So your...
Cold Weather Pest Control Tips

Cold Weather Pest Control Tips

Summer is the season of bugs, but just because winter is here doesn’t mean the pests go away. In fact, the cold weather outside often means you have a better chance of dealing with certain critters inside your home. We’ve seen it all at Lawn Pride, so here are a few...
New Year, New Lawn

New Year, New Lawn

Happy new year, lawn lovers! Have you made any resolutions yet for 2019? It’s not too late! Lawn Pride has an easy one for you: Resolve to improve your yard care all year long.  New Year’s Lawn Resolution #1: Mow it the Right Way Just like a bad haircut, a poorly cut...
Cold Weather Pet Safety Tips

Cold Weather Pet Safety Tips

It’s no secret – we love lawns. But the Lawn Pride family loves our furry family members, too. And when it comes to cold winters in Indiana, we have some handy tips to keep them safe and warm all winter long. Here are our top five… Winter Pet Safety Tip #1: Give...
5 Ways to Protect Your Lawn This Winter

5 Ways to Protect Your Lawn This Winter

With winter weather already nipping at our noses here in Central Indiana, it’s time to get your lawn ready for the chilly months ahead. What’s left to do? Lawn Pride highly recommends checking off these five important chores from your lawn care to-do list. #1: Perform...
Lawn Pride’s 2018 Holiday Festivity Guide

Lawn Pride’s 2018 Holiday Festivity Guide

Halloween is behind us and now it’s time for the best holiday festivities in Central Indiana. Whether you’re looking forward to cooking a tasty turkey, ringing in the new year, or all the other stuff in between, we’ve got you covered. Here are a few of our favorite...
“Why Isn’t My Grass Growing?”

“Why Isn’t My Grass Growing?”

You bought it. You dragged it home. You spread it, watered it, and waited. And waited. And waited. So, why isn’t your grass seed growing? It’s a common question and complaint we hear at Lawn Pride. Let’s dig in and find out what you may be doing wrong Reason #1:...

Can Aeration Keep My Lawn Healthy?

Need another reason to aerate your lawn this fall? Aeration controls 1) weeds and 2) turf disease, while also helping repair 3) grub damage, and 4) revitalize lawn color. With benefits like these, there is no reason not to aerate your lawn. We’re here to explain why...
Aeration: Why It’s A Must-Do For Your Lawn

Aeration: Why It’s A Must-Do For Your Lawn

Because lawns need air and water to grow, pulling plugs throughout the yard will help promote optimal grass growth. We’re talking about aeration – something professional lawn care providers swear by. We’re here to break down the whats, the whens, and the whys of...
A Quick Guide to Common Indiana Weeds

A Quick Guide to Common Indiana Weeds

Broadleaf, grassy … you’ve heard a lot of terms to describe weeds, but do you know the varieties that are most likely to grow in your Indiana yard? Get to know five of the most common weeds in our state, and how you can start getting rid of them today! Crabgrass...
Your Guide to the Perfect Backyard Bonfire

Your Guide to the Perfect Backyard Bonfire

What better way to enjoy an evening than with a bonfire? Whether you’re partying with friends or getting cozy with someone you love, a bonfire is the perfect backdrop, especially on one of the many cooler late summer nights we have here in Indiana. Let us fire off a...