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5 Critical Lawn/Landscape Tasks You Must Do During the Spring

5 Critical Lawn/Landscape Tasks You Must Do During the Spring

Once the growing season begins in northern Virginia and plants and grass start to come out of winter dormancy, it's time to start maintaining your lawn and landscaping with mowing, lawn care, and much more.

Learn about five tasks that are critical for your lawn and landscaping in spring in areas such as Bristow, Manassas, Haymarket, and surrounding communities in Virginia.


1. Clean up your landscape beds by pulling weeds, trimming plants, and more.

Landscape bed with dark mulch and weed control in Haymarket, VA.

One of the most important steps is to prepare your landscaping for the spring. By removing debris that accumulated over the winter, your plants will be able to breathe. It is also important to trim and prune your plants at this time to shape them and get rid of any overgrowth, but note that flowering shrubs will need to be pruned after they have bloomed. It's also key to pull any weeds and spray for them.


2. Schedule lawn mowing services to cut your lawn every other week.

Routine lawn mowing should be done everyother week. By scheduling these services, you'll know that your grass will be well taken care of throughout the growing season. This keeps your grass blades at the proper height for maximum photosynthesis and ensures it will be in top condition.


3. Apply the first round of pre-emergent weed control and fertilizer treatments.

Home lawn in Bristow, VA with weed control treatment.

Start off your lawn care for the year by applying the first round of pre-emergent weed control and fertilizer treatments. These will...

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What Times of the Year Your Yard Needs Lawn Care Treatments

What Times of the Year Your Yard Needs Lawn Care Treatments

As a property owner, you may be under the impression that your lawn only requires fertilization in the midst of summer. The opposite is actually true: your lawn can benefit from year-round lawn care treatments.

Our lawn care company offers comprehensive fertilization services for residential and commercial lawns in Manassas, Haymarket, and Bristow, VA. We have created a 9-step lawn care program to help your lawn look its best no matter the season.

You must space your fertilization and weed control schedule out properly. You don't want to overload your grass with fertilizer at some points during the year and completely neglect it at other times. Check out what times of the year your lawn needs lawn care treatments and how our team can help.


Your lawn requires weed control treatment in the spring to control crabgrass.

In Virginia, crabgrass is one of the most prevalent weeds in the spring. In early spring, our professional weed control company applies a pre-emergent crabgrass control treatment to curb its growth as much as possible.

As the soil temperature begins to heat up later in the spring, we will apply a post-emergent crabgrass control treatment. This is meant to kill off any crabgrass that may take root in your lawn, as this pesky weed thrives very well in warm soil conditions. We also apply a fertilization treatment in spring, both early and late in the season.


In the summer, we introduce insect, grub, and nutsedge...

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