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2 10, 2023

Ultimate Guide to Mastering Lawn Overseeding and Aeration

By |2024-02-15T16:47:45+00:00October 2, 2023|Categories: Articles|

Creating a lush and resilient lawn is a top priority for many West Des Moines residents. Key practices like Overseeding and aeration can greatly enhance your lawn's appearance and health. In this article, we will explore the benefits of turf type tall fescue, rye, and Kentucky bluegrass for our local climate here in Central Iowa, various Overseeding methods, the Overseeding [...]

27 08, 2023

The Superpower of Lawn Aeration: Unlocking the secret to a vibrant Lawn

By |2024-05-30T17:47:25+00:00August 27, 2023|Categories: Articles|Tags: |

When you envision a stunning, vibrant lawn, what springs to mind? Probably a lawn with rich, dark green grass so inviting you can practically feel it between your toes. Well, achieving this dream lawn is not as farfetched as one may think—it is entirely achievable, and it all starts with the superpower of lawn aeration. What is Lawn Aeration? [...]

31 07, 2023

Yellow Nutsedge “The Lime Green Grass invader”

By |2024-02-15T16:47:29+00:00July 31, 2023|Categories: Articles|Tags: |

It is that time of year, Yellow Nutsedge is starting to show up within our Des Moines Metro lawns. We are seeing a lot of it throughout West Des Moines and Urbandale suburbs especially in the irrigated lawns. As the Lime green grass invader loves the heat and moisture. Below is some information about the weed, what you can do [...]

16 07, 2023

The Art of Pruning Hydrangea’s

By |2024-03-12T20:55:20+00:00July 16, 2023|Categories: Articles|

Pruning Hydrangea's If you're growing hydrangeas at your West Des Moines home, let's keep their pruning simple. The classic Hydrangea macrophylla, also known as Bigleaf hydrangeas, are a favorite for gardeners and homeowners alike because they produce large flowers that last all summer long. But if you want to keep them blooming well into fall, there are a few [...]

20 06, 2023

Achieving that Perfect Urbandale Lawn in 5 Steps

By |2024-03-12T20:55:36+00:00June 20, 2023|Categories: Articles|

Maintaining a perfect Urbandale lawn is about more than just regular watering and fertilization. One crucial aspect of achieving that ideal grass look is mowing, and selecting the right mowing height is pivotal for the health and appearance of your turf. In this article, we will guide you through five simple steps to determine the best mowing height for [...]

18 05, 2023

French Drains Are An Efficient Storm Water Management Solution

By |2023-07-20T03:07:33+00:00May 18, 2023|Categories: Articles|

Exploring the Benefits of French Drains In Urbandale, IA, where heavy rainfall and poor drainage is a common occurrence, having an effective drainage system is crucial to protect your property from water damage. One popular solution that has gained popularity is the installation of French drains. These drains effectively redirect excess water away from your property, preventing water accumulation [...]

1 05, 2023

How to Landscape Your Home in Des Moines, Iowa

By |2023-07-20T03:19:20+00:00May 1, 2023|Categories: Articles|

How to Landscape Your Home in Des Moines, Iowa Landscaping is an excellent way to beautify your home's exterior, enhance its curb appeal, and maximize ROI. But when it comes to landscaping, the process can be overwhelming, especially if you're unsure of where to start. In this article, we'll provide you with a nuts and bolts guide on the [...]

20 04, 2023

Maintaining Lawn Like a PRO in Des Moines Iowa

By |2024-03-12T20:56:47+00:00April 20, 2023|Categories: Articles|

If you reside in the Des Moines, Iowa metro, you're well aware that maintaining a lawn like a PRO is essential, given the challenges of the harsh winters and scorching summers that impact your turf. However, with the right care and diligence, you can have a lawn that stands out from Easter Lake to Beaverdale. In this article, we [...]

16 07, 2022

5 Best Practices for Lawn Care in Des Moines

By |2023-07-20T05:45:15+00:00July 16, 2022|Categories: Articles|

If you’re a homeowner in Des Moines, understanding the best practices for lawn care is vital. This knowledge ensures that your grass remains lush and vibrant throughout the year. However, with so many options available on the market today it can be hard to know what’s best for your yard. That’s why we’ve curated these [...]

16 07, 2021

Find Inspiration at Maffitt Lake for Your Landscape

By |2023-07-09T02:52:26+00:00July 16, 2021|Categories: Articles|

Maffitt Lake is one of Des Moines hidden gems found where all the county lines meet, Warren, Dallas, Madison and Polk. Known for its beautiful scenery of Prairie, woodlands, and a 200-acre lake it is a perfect retreat for a little bit of inspiration! If you’re an Maffitt Lake resident or enthusiast looking to make your home even more beautiful [...]

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