Archives for Lawn Care

By Nick Makris We are starting to see a lot of lawn diseases such as red thread, leaf spot, dollar spot and, brown patch.  These turf diseases become active when humidity and temperatures are high.  Given that the conditions are ideal right now there are a few things that you can do as a homeowner… Read More »

It’s really nice to find an email like this in your inbox! We appreciate the kind words and will pass this note along to the crew. “We just want you all to know that today’s cleanup activity is easily the best we have ever had by any crew working for us from any company.  Mike, Rick,… Read More »

You’ve probably heard the saying “April showers bring May flowers” – but we would add “weeds, mosquitoes and ticks!” What lawn care companies do in May can determine the success or failure to get a handle on weed growth. At Groundhog Turf Care, we have unofficially declared May to be Love Your Lawn month. Our lawn… Read More »

People occasionally ask us how to save money on lawn care. This is understandable – after all, people want to stretch their hard-earned dollars as much as they can. They don’t want to spend a lot of money on water, grass seed and fertilizer if they don’t have to. Is it really necessary to put down all that… Read More »

Building a new home is a very exciting time – from choosing some of the interior touches like carpet, color and cabinets to helping to plan the landscaping, it can be fun to make these many decisions. In order to make the outside look as amazing as the inside, you have got to set aside… Read More »

Spring has sprung! After a cold, snowy winter, we are ready to resume our Turf Care services. Our first lawn care treatment is packed with vital minerals and weed controls for vibrancy and health. Here is the application process and what we will accomplish throughout the month: Round one (the first application) your technician will apply a balanced… Read More »

Winter in New Hampshire can be fun – but it can also be dangerous. As seasoned commercial snow removal contractors, we have seen how unpredictable winter storms can be. When the snow is coming down at one or 2 inches per hour – you can even be lost in your own neighborhood! In storms like… Read More »

Fall is the best time to plant shade trees in New Hampshire. It’s also a good time to think about “sprucing up” your yard now that summer is over and life is back to normal. When considering the best shade trees for New Hampshire landscapes, you first have to consider why you are planting it.… Read More »

We all have enjoyed the cool moist spring weather in southern New Hampshire this year. Our lawn care services have managed to keep up with the demand, all the while dodging raindrops! Lawns everywhere are lush and green and growing well. But that is about to change. As hot summer months approach, the needs of… Read More »

Groundhog Landscaping in Londonderry, New Hampshire has added organic garden compost and compost enriched topsoil to their landscape materials division. Since the company began in 1994, delivery of landscape materials such as bark mulch, screened loam, and gravels have always represented a significant amount of their annual sales. In 2013, the owner, Todd Bahan, noticed… Read More »