Basic Lawn Care

There are three basic lawn care activities that will help you get that green lawn you’ve always wanted. Watering, mowing, and fertilizing are the foundation of a healthy, green lawn. The more quality time you spend on these areas will minimize time needed dealing with problems and more intensive lawn maintenance.

Everyone wants a weed-free lawn, and by following the basic maintenance outlined in this section, you will be well on your way to rid your lawn of weeds. The key to having a weed-free lawn is by growing a thick carpet of grass. This will provide little or no room for weeds to grow.

If you have a well-established lawn, basic maintenance is just about all you will need to do to keep it well-maintained. If your lawn needs some work visit our section on maintenance. And if you have specific problems, please visit our lawn problems section.

BigFoot Lawn Tips

  • Weeds

    Every lawn is going to have some weeds. Here you will find the tips to make them few and far between. The best defense against weeds is a nice thick lawn. This will effectively keep weeds from having anywhere to grow. If you ever notice, the places where you have the biggest problem with weeds […]

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  • Lawn Care Maintenance

    Lawn care maintenance will put the finishing touches on the perfect lawn. There are three infrequent activities that can breathe new life into your lawn. Overseeding at the proper time of the year can help fill in bare spots as well as thicken your lawn which will help to minimize weeds. If your soil has […]

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