Lawn and Yard Care Resources

When working on your yard, it is essential to know everything you what your lawn needs and how to handle the potential issues that can arise. Being able to identify what types of grass are common to your area or what treatments are most effective are two integral parts of keeping your yard healthy year-round. The experienced professionals at Lawn Doctor of Oakland have collected these lawn maintenance resources to help make sure you are equipped with the information you need to keep your lawn looking its best.


Find out more on the benefits of lawns, different types of grasses and their care tips & guidelines.


Dedicated to helping you protect your property and your family’s health, this nonprofit organization provides up-to-date information about lawn pests and pest issues in your area.

National Pest Management Association (


This nonprofit Web site provides science-based information about the responsible use of pesticides to manage the threat pests pose to human health and safety.

Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment (RISE) (