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Mowing Short

Although mowing low may leave your grass looking nice and neat, it can, in fact, be quite damaging to your lawn. It is important to keep in mind that mowing is much more than an aesthetic exercise; it is a crucial cultural practice that plays a direct role in the health – or lack thereof – of your turf.  ... More

The Importance of Spring Aeration in Elgin, IL

Now that the warmer weather has arrived, you may get the urge to run outside and enjoy the feel of soft grass between your toes.  The only problem?  Your early-season lawn is not the barefoot wonderland you remember from summers past.  
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Diagnosing Turf Problems in Elgin, IL

Is your discolored, thin, patchy lawn getting you down?  Turf problems arise for a number of reasons, and can be alleviated with improved cultural practices and/or a comprehensive lawn care plan.  While some insect and disease complications are out of your control, you can help your lawn better withstand common stresses and become green, lush, and healthy with the help of Weed Man Elgin, IL.  ... More

Crabgrass Fact Sheet

Elgin, IL Crabgrass is an undesirable weed grass that can leave you with an unsightly IL lawn.  Read here for helpful tips from Weed Man Elgin, IL on how to spot the unwanted invader and how to stop it before it dominates your turf. 
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Reseeding Bare Patches on My Lawn

Have you noitced several bare patches on your lawn? Find out what to do from Weed Man Elgin, IL!... More

Yellow Patch Season

Every year between late fall and early spring, yellow patch strikes on many unsuspecting lawns across the nation.  If not kept in check, this unsightly disease will cause yellow or light brown patches to scatter across your formerly green lawn.  Before you throw your hands up in frustration, remember that Weed Man Elgin, IL is here to help keep your lawn looking its best!

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Valentine’s Day Gifts for the Garden Lover

Creative shopping is all about thinking outside of the box (the box of chocolates, that is).  Do you have an avid gardener in your life?  Weed Man Elgin, IL is here to help you woo them with your gift-giving prowess this Valentine’s Day.  This year, skip the more traditional love tokens in favor of a gift that your loved one will truly appreciate.  ... More

Lawn Disease Fact Sheet

Harmful diseases affect all types of grasses across the country and can leave your Elgin, IL lawn in an unhealthy, unsightly state.  Read below for the most common turfgrass diseases and how you can identify them. ... More

Gray & Pink Snow Mold in Elgin, IL

Your excitement over those early hints of Spring can quickly diminish in the presence of snow mold on your home lawn.  Snow mold is a fungal disease that is most often seen on northern turfgrass species. Snow mold fungi live in thatch, soil, and dead leaves within the lawn all year long, feeding on grass nutrients and destroying vital plant cells in the process.  Prolonged snow coverage or periods of cool, wet weather provide favorable conditions for snow mold fungi to attack.  ... More

Elgin, IL Lawn Care Resolutions

Are you ready to take your lawn to the next level in and around Elgin, IL? Resolve to make your turf the talk of the town this summer with these easy and affordable lawn care measures.  ... More

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