Our Ash Trees are Dying

Ash trees are common in yards and along streets, but they are being decimated throughout the United States and parts of Canada by the ruthlessly-harmful pest called the Emerald Ash Borer (EAB). Homeowners and municipalities have been forced to remove millions of dead or dying ash trees, while many have to decide exactly what to…

Former Lawn Doctor President & CEO Recognized for Lifetime Business Achievement

Russell J. Frith, former President/CEO and current Lawn Doctor Inc. Board Member, has been awarded the 2017 Hall of Fame Award from the International Franchise Association (IFA). The organization’s oldest and most prestigious honor, the Hall of Fame award has been presented annually since 1979. The presentation took place on January 30th, 2017 at the Association’s…

Watering Your Lawn – How Much Is Too Much?

Sprinkler on a healthy lawn

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…

Zika Searches on Google Increase by 3000% Since 10/2015

Google announced today that they are launching new initiatives aimed at the Zika virus, including mapping data showing the geographic progression of the mosquito-borne virus. In a partnership with UNICEF, the search giant is building a mapping tool to track the spread of Zika and identify potential outbreaks, with data gathered from sources including travel…