Sprinkler on a healthy lawn

Watering Your Lawn – How Much Is Too Much?

Proper hydration is essential for a healthy, attractive lawn. But watering your lawn can easily go wrong if you’re not sure how often and how much you should be watering your grass. While most homeowners worry about under-watering their grass, it’s over-watering that you should really be concerned about. Over-watering is one of the leading…


The Zika Virus and the Aedes Mosquito

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the Aedes species of mosquito is the main vector/carrier that transmits the viruses that cause Zika, Dengue, Chikungunya and Yellow Fever, among others. The viruses are passed on to humans through the bites of an infective female Aedes mosquito, which mainly acquires the virus while feeding on the…