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  1. Business Operations
    Hello everyone. I have been doing lawn care by myself for one summer now. This is going to be my second summer in lawn cutting. So far, I have done all of my advertising on Kijiji, since it is popular here in Ontario Canada. I typically charge $30-$35 for an average size house. The problem I am...
  2. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Can someone please help me identify this weed. Also what will kill it. Thanks
  3. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Hello everyone, FYI I’m new to using preen. I used a light amount of preen today and I plan on laying mulch down tomorrow. The customer asked me if I could plant a few hostas and Japanese grasses. Am I safe to plant these plants after laying preen?
  4. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Just a question? We in Ontario Canada and a couple other provinces, have been restricted on the use of weed sprays!! Can't buy or apply without a permit?? Was just wondering what other members use for weed control Just seen C-I-L advertising "A product specially designed to prevent the...
  5. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    Hi, Could you please help me in identifying weeds from attached photos. Grass is Tifway 419 Bermuda and location is CARY. North Carolina. As well if you could help me in selecting right herbicide for getting rid of these. Temperatures are in mid 40's these days (Day temp high's in 50-60's and...
  6. Lawn Mowing
    Tried to search this with no luck. I've noticed that the weeds in some of my lawns really stand out now that the grass has stopped growing. Does it make sense to treat them now. ( November 20th) or just wait until spring. Thanks
  7. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    I moved into a house where the backyard is full of weeds and needs a complete renovation. I have started the steps to do a fall renovation. Are the below steps correct and the right order I should be doing things? I'm a little concerned about tilling and spreading weed seeds but feel it's...
  8. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    I'm a home owner who wants to be the envy of the neighborhood, if not my town. I have a lot to learn and need help. I truly appreciate any and all posts.
  9. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    I just bought my first house and this is all in the mulch beds. Can anyone tell me what this is? Sorry if its a stupid question. This is my first time doing yard work. I live in NY for reference. Ive attached the photos as well to the thread. Thanks all.
  10. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    Hi! I am looking for some expert advice. I have a very large backyard that is virtually all weeds. I called a few landscaping services out to discuss steps to getting back a nice lawn. One person said we need to scrape off the first inch or two of dirt then spray with round up to kill weeds...
  11. Landscape Maintenance
    Hello all, I went into business this summer and had a relatively decent start, but eventually had to let go of all of my clients as I moved elsewhere. However, I've been trying to get motivated again and put myself in the best position to go into the new year and season. One area I noticed I...
  12. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    Hello, Got a few loads of topsoil on a new construction home and it was infested with weeds. Is this nutsedge or something else? I have some halosulfuron but want to make sure I'm targeting the right weed first. Thanks!
  13. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    Hi all, I am new to this site. Not a pro but a lawn care fanatic. I bought a property at the end of last year and am in the process of renovating the lawn by adopting good cultural practices, fertilizing and spraying weeds. I have two questions I am hoping to get help with: 1) I believe i...
  14. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    Hi everyone! I am a new homeowner and have never cared for a lawn before. In addition to general tips, I would like some specific advice regarding the following: I am posting a picture of my backyard lawn because I have no clue what is going on with it or how to treat it. It looks almost like...
  15. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    I've got a bunch of questions and I'm not sure if I need to split them up, but I'm sure someone will let me know if I do. We moved into our home (in Northwestern PA) last July and we're stuck with a construction lawn consisting of weeds, rocks, no topsoil, and maybe some grass. After tilling...
  16. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Good evening all, It has rained about 2 inches or more in the last 5 days. We are supposed to catch a break for about a day and a half. I want to spray my lawn with some weed killer and I'm going to attach the weed killer to the water hose. With the excessive rain we have had recently, will it...
  17. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    What do you think this is crabgrass, dallisgrass or ??? 18 month old Bermuda lawn, Austin TX Thanks for you help
  18. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    I am pretty positive I have either quackgrass or nutsedge growing in my yard? How can I tell the difference? How do I control and kill or the other or both?? Is there a herbicide that can tackle both or is it two separate herbicides? Do I need to take a picture of what I am dealing with??
  19. Homeowner Assistance Forum
    Hello, New construction grass that was seeded in March/April is dying. Not sure if it was just not watered enough or watered too much or has some sort of fungus but is really dying. Construction company waited a pretty long time to mow it first. It was quite matted down before it was first...
  20. Golf Forum
    We are seeing slender rush, Juncus Tenuis, continuing to spread on courses here in the Detroit Area. It invests our bent/Poa tees at .3-inch height of cut, fairways, bent /Poa at .4-inch height of cut, and roughs - especially along cart paths next to tees. I have submitted our problem to two...
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