How Florida’s Drought Is Affecting Lawns

It’s been a dry spring for the Sunshine State. According to AccuWeather, about 77% of Florida is experiencing drought. As warm and dry conditions persist, meteorologists expect the drought to carry into May. Since Florida’s rainy season doesn’t usually begin until late May, residents might have to deal with these conditions for a few more…

Setting a Lawn Fertilizer Schedule for Your Yard – Timing, Frequency, and Location are Key

Technician with fertilizer on lawn

Lawn Doctor of Buffalo Grove-Lake Zurich-Barrington-Palatine fertilizing a thriving lawn   The benefits of lawn fertilizer are endless. For starters, feeding your grass will let it grow greener and thicker. Fertilizing improves the health of a lawn’s root system, making the grass more resistant to weeds and drought. When done properly, lawn feeding drastically upgrades…

Organic Lawn Fertilizer Applications from Lawn Doctor

Organic Lawn Care

A healthy, green lawn starts with the right nutrients. But for a truly green and organic lawn, you need the expertise that comes with years of natural lawn care experience. You’ll find all that and more at your local Lawn Doctor. Our natural lawn fertilization program uses organic lawn fertilizer to give your lawn vibrant…

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…

Grassy Weeds Control

Dealing with weeds, especially grassy weeds, can be difficult for anyone. Fortunately, there is something you can do to help get rid of grassy weeds that have taken over your grass. Controlling grassy weeds can be broken down into three stages: Identification, Prevention and Removal. Here’s is everything you need to know about each stage…