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Repairing Your Lawn | Lawn Repair Tips

If your lawn has problem areas due to disease, an accidental fertilizer spill or just an area where the grass plants are thin, Southern States has solutions to fit your needs.

Lawn-Care Essentials

If the hot summer weather is taking a toll on your lawn, the folks at your local Southern States retailer can help. Weeds and insects are your yard’s worst nightmares during the summer months, but never fear. Southern States has the products and expert advice you need to bring your lawn back to that spring-fresh appearance.

Lawn Care - Core Aeration Benefits

The number one enemy of healthy lawns is compacted soil. Air gets compressed out of the top layer of soil by children's play, heavy rains, foot traffic, parked cars, mowing and construction equipment. It is vital that the soil be opened up so air can enter it. Core aeration can remedy soil compaction issues.

How to Choose the Best Grass Seed

Choosing the best grass seed can be time consuming and expensive. Southern States Lawn Experts help you save time & money with lawn advice for your local area.

Choosing The Best Lawn Fertilizer

A balanced application of good lawn fertilizer four times a year helps, but first you need to determine the best lawn fertilizer for your grass & area. Here are some tips and resources for additional lawn care information.

Solutions for Common Late Summer & Fall Lawn Problems

Late summer and fall are the perfect times to take action to help your lawn compete successfully with weeds in the spring and emerge from the winter looking its best. The healthier your lawn is, the less chance there is that weeds are able to compete successfully with your grass. Basic, easy and relatively inexpensive lawn management practices can help overcome late summer and fall lawn problems.

Fertilizing Your Lawn In The Fall

It’s natural to fertilize your lawn in the spring, but don’t let the cooler temperatures of autumn fool you. Fall is the best time to fertilize the grass, even better than springtime. After the summer’s heat and humidity, grass regains its strength before winter with a good fall fertilizing. It also helps grass develop a thick and deep root system, so it can survive next summer’s heat.

Quick Tips to Fix Common Summer Lawn Problems

Summertime is here, and with it, an impending battle on the front lines of the lawn. Drought! Bugs! Disease! Each awaiting their chance to wreak havoc and devastate the beautiful green turf you prepped over the winter and nurtured during the spring. With a cunning strategy and quick action, these tips will keep your grass looking lovely and luscious for the summer season.

Watering Your Lawn During Drought

Across the USA, extreme drought has become a far too familiar foe for homeowners and agricultural farmers. In the suburban setting, the obligation for reduced water usage has forced lawn care and maintenance to become more strategic. It demands a conscious approach when attempting to maintain an attractive property. To preserve the health of your grass during such harsh conditions, consider these tips to help you make the drought more manageable.

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