Cleveland and Columbus Lawn Care Blog

How Much Do You Know about Your Lawn’s Crabgrass?

Posted by Wendy Komancheck on Mar 15, 2014 5:00:00 PM

It’s amazing, but crabgrass seems to be a menace to almost all Ohio lawns. There’s no perfect solution to totally eradicating this weed from your Cleveland or Columbus, Ohio property. But there are things that you can know and do to nearly eliminate it from your yard.

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Topics: Crabgrass Prevention

5 Lightning Fast Facts About Crabgrass Prevention & Your Lawn

Posted by Shaun Kanary on Jan 14, 2014 5:35:00 PM

Thanks to the technology of today, we have become a society built on the convenience of receiving our information in an "instant" fashion. Products such as Vine, Instagram, Twitter, and others were built upon the premise that "smaller is better." So in the spirit of our technology friends who subscribe to this line of thinking, Weed Pro brings to you 5 fast facts about crabgrass prevention for your lawn.

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Topics: Crabgrass Prevention

Reseeding After Crabgrass Pre-Emergent Lawn Care

Posted by Shaun Kanary on May 17, 2013 11:40:00 AM

Reseeding can be difficult in it's own right, however reseeding after a crabgrass pre-emergent application can be down right impossible. Don't worry, we have you covered with some simple steps to take to ensure that your grass seed isn't affected by the pre-emergent and germinates properly!

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Topics: Crabgrass Prevention, Seeding

Lawn Care 101: The Best Time for Crabgrass Pre-Emergent

Posted by Shaun Kanary on Apr 19, 2013 6:10:00 PM

Recently, Weed Pro’s Cleveland, Broadview Heights, and Columbus locations have been contacted with the same question over and over again; “when are you going to come out and apply my crabgrass pre-emergent?”  And while some of the “bigger” guys may have started applying your neighbor’s Round One application beginning in March, here’s why those neighbors will be fighting crabgrass all year, while you’re enjoying a beautiful lawn. 

Crabgrass Doesn’t Know How To Read a Calendar

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Topics: Lawn Care Advice, Crabgrass Prevention

Lawn Care 101: Crabgrass Prevention

Posted by Wendy Komancheck on Apr 11, 2013 4:07:00 PM

You know it’s time to apply pre-emergent weed killer to your lawn when you see your neighbor’s forsythia bush bloom. If you live in the Akron, Cleveland, or Columbus area, it’s nearly time to apply that pre-emergent weed killer because the forsythias are almost ready to burst into color and crabgrass hasn’t emerged from the soil yet.

Here are a couple of tips to help you keep crabgrass from taking over your lawn:

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Topics: Crabgrass Prevention

Will the Early Spring Cause a Major CRABGRASS Outbreak?

Posted by Shaun Kanary on Mar 31, 2012 11:00:00 AM

It has been a crazy winter in Ohio with temperatures barely going past freezing.  With the unusual warm start to spring, many of our customers and landscapers are saying, is crabgrass coming early?

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Topics: Weed Control, Spring Lawn Care, Crabgrass Prevention