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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?

Rick Orr is owner operator of APL Lawn Spraying – lawn fertilization and pest control for Clearwater, Palm Harbor, Largo, St Petersburg and Seminole, FL


A lawn spraying service is an easy inexpensive way to keep your lawn healthy without learning, buying and applying lawn chemicals and 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?


The Pinellas County Extension Service is not the best for finding what fungus, bug or disease is damaging, eating or killing your St Augustine grass lawn.


The Pinellas County Extension Service is not the best for finding what fungus, bug or disease is damaging, eating or killing your St Augustine grass lawn.


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?


Are lawn chemicals harmful to humans and pets? If not, why does the posting sign say “Pesticide Application – Keep Off Until Dry”?


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?


APL Lawn Spraying applies fertilizers, insecticides to kill bugs and herbicides to kill weeds to your St Augustine grass lawn six (6) times per year


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


There were areas in the shady St Augustine lawn where the grass will not grow. The lawn had a much shade from several large Live Oak trees in the lawn


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