Recent Articles


Chinch bugs are small, fast and good at hiding. This video gives shows what to look for when searching for chinch bugs in a St Augustine turf grass lawn.


FL Dept. of Environmental Protection proved that that lawn fertilizers do not pollute water and summer fertilizer bans are misguided.


Granular fertilizers are easier for the homeowner and the pro to apply - you don't need expensive tanks, pumps, and hoses. So why do the pros use liquid fertilizers?

Treating fleas in a St Augustine lawn is not as good as treating your cat or dog for fleas. Lawn spraying does help to control and kill fleas in the lawn.


Watering a St Augustine lawn often will keep it green and healthy during dry weather or drought. How often and how long should you water?


Is planting St Augustine grass sod the only way to plant a lawn? I have a thin weak lawn; can I seed it or fertilize it to restore or fix my lawn?


Zoysia grass sod, St Augustine grass or Bahia grass? Which grass or sod is best to grow for lawns in Clearwater, Palm Harbor, St Petersburg, Seminole, FL


Is Trugreen better or worse than other lawn spraying companies? Are there different mixes or are all lawn spraying companies the same?


A  landscape should have 50% to 70% of the square footage planted in St Augustine turf grass sod lawn to cool and de-pollute air and water around the home


Fairy Rings are those dark green circles in the lawn with large white mushrooms growing along the outer edge.

Fertilizing a healthy St Augustine lawn during the rainy season does not cause fertilizer to pollute or run off into lakes, rivers, bays or other water


How do you care for a lawn that is soaked from heavy rains, ruts when you mow and has standing water.

Why does SWFWMD restrict wells for lawn watering (irrigation)? I recently wrote SWFWMD to find out the answer to this question.


A recent study by funded by the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (FDEP) proves St Augustine lawns do not pollute.