Spring Lawn Care
It takes a lot of hard work to get your lawn to look like one out of a magazine. That is why we have put together a spring checklist to help you get started on achieving your lawn care goals.
How to Attract Pollinators to Your Colorado Springs Backyard
We have all heard the importance of protecting and helping our essential pollinators. With over 75% of the world’s flowering plants relying on pollinators to grow, it is a crucial process in producing most fruits, nuts, and berries. At Green Vision Lawn Tree and Pest, we’re often asked what individual homeowners can do to help. With years of experience in the lawn care and landscaping business, we put together a list of helpful ideas and tips on how you, as a Colorado Springs home or business can help.
Which Types of Grass Seed Grow Best in Colorado Springs
Here in Colorado Springs, there is a lot to consider when choosing grass seed for a new home or lawn renovation. Because of the elevation, temperatures, and climate, many types of plants and turf grasses do not grow well in the area. For the most part, cool-season grasses work the best here, but there are a few instances where warm-season works well. Stay tuned. We are going to break down the different types of grasses and how to know which one to choose.
How Houseplants Can Improve Your Mood And Decrease Stress
Did you know that something as simple as having a plant in your room can improve your mood and decrease stress? Keep reading to find out why you should invest in some houseplants for your Colorado Springs home and workspace, and a few good ideas for where to get started! And when the time comes to get back outside, the professional at Green Vision is here to help you with all your lawn care and lawn fertilization needs.
How To Winterize Your Sprinkler System Before The Cold Comes
Winter is only a few weeks away and if you haven’t done so already, now’s the time to winterize your sprinkler system. This crucial process will prevent damage and have your sprinkler ready to roll when spring returns.
The Importance of Getting a Soil Test in Colorado Springs
Lawn care is a science and testing your soil is a way to determine the nutrient status of the soil in your Colorado Springs garden and landscape. Doing a proper soil test can reveal the mystery of your soil so that we can create the appropriate lawn care program for your yard.
Here’s Why Fall Is Actually The Best Time To Aerate Your Lawn
If you’ve put off aerating all year, you should consider doing it now. Fall is actually the perfect time to aerate your lawn. Learn how it prepares your lawn for winter and even helps you see greener grass in spring.
Watering Guidelines for the Colorado Springs Area Explained
Here in Colorado Springs, not only is properly watering your lawn important due to our semi-arid climate but a responsible water practice instituted by our local community. So what are the rules put in place through the Colorado Springs Utility company, and what are the recommended water guides for our area? Green Vision has the answers. Stay tuned as we walk you through everything you need to know to have a healthy, hydrated lawn.
Colorado Lawn Diseases To Keep Your Eye Out For
Colorado’s weather is all over the place, I think everyone can agree on that fact. With the weather being so hot and cold, it is important to continuously check in with your lawn to make sure it isn’t developing any sort of disease. The summertime season is generally when lawns will develop diseases such as Ascochyta Leaf Blight, Red Thread, Brown Patch, & Dollar spot. If you don’t know what you are supposed to be looking out for, you might have a hard time finding and preventing these diseases.
Improve the Health and Wellness of Your Lawn This Summer
Making the time to take care of your turf is a large feat – larger than most people bargain for when they decide to dedicate time to caring for their yard. That’s why green vision is happy to share your tips and tricks to extend our knowledge of the lawn care basics to our clients.