Here is great advice as published in Total Landscape Care magazine. Myth: it’s a good idea to remove grass clippings after mowing. Reality: There is a misconception their grass clippings contribute significantly to thatch. Grass clippings are mostly water and decompose rapidly, returning significant amounts of fertilizer to the lawn. Research shows that up to […]
Are your evergreen trees dying? My Neighbor was asking the other day about her Arborvitae trees turning brown. Turns out it’s probably nothing to worry about. Here is a great video to explain Fall needle loss on your evergreens. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AhvV9CpsajM&feature=em-share_video_user
Are You Overwatering Your Lawn? Proper watering is one of the most challenging and misunderstood aspects of lawn maintenance. It is important for supplementing rainfall, washing in certain fertilizers and pesticides, keeping the soil moist for seed germination, and cooling the turf on hot summer days. Proper watering practices have taken on even more significance […]
A How to guide for seeding renovation of your lawn Despite the bountiful rain we had earlier this season the past few growing seasons have left many lawns in poor condition. Parkway Lawn Service will be doing a great deal of Over Seeding and Lawn Renovation this fall. AUGUST 15th THRU THE END OF SEPTEMBER […]
With over 2″ of rain last weekend and 6″ to 8″ of rain over the past few weeks I thought it might be a good time to review a few guidelines to help you understand proper watering of your lawn. First off you should use a rain gauge on your property to measure the weekly […]
Considering the lack of snow we experienced here in Minneapolis this season, there are still some winter weather hazards we need to remember. This is especially true with the frequent rise and fall of temperatures that creates accumulation of ice on sidewalks, stairs and parking lots. Whether you are a homeowner or a business owner, it […]
We will be cleaning gutters through the end of the month. We make sure your gutters are clear of debris for proper water flow from your rooftops. Call us at Parkway Lawn Service to schedule this important service. (612) 869-5878.