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Planting Your Lawn

Why Overseed? Warm-season grasses have a major drawback for homeowners—their color disappears when winter arrives! To have green grass in winter, some southerners overseed...

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You might be tempted to pull out the mower and start cutting down that new spring growth as soon as it appears, but it’s...

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remove weeds from your lawn

Here are the most common weeds and recommendations to eliminate. Annual bluegrass (Poa annua) Frequently found in compacted, infertile soils, this light green, low-growing...

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Kubb, also known as Viking chess, is a fun and versatile outdoor game for the whole family to play year-round.  The team game can...

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In 2001, Randy of Loves Park, Illinois, was lucky enough to get his hands on his dad’s 1986 Toro lawn tractor when his dad...

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keep the under deck clean on your lawn mower

Is your lawn mower ready for spring? Here’s a quick checklist to make sure your lawn mower is in top mowing condition. Follow these...