Before modern and professional lawn care, people relied on cows, goats, and other grazing livestock to trim the grass. We’ve come a long way in lawn care, haven’t we? Nowadays, though, lawn mowing isn’t as simple as just cutting grass, dumping fertilizer over your lawn, and calling it a day. Lawn care providers are called professionals for a reason!
In the age of the internet, everyone is an expert. Social media, magazine articles, and DIY forums can inspire homeowners to achieve the perfect lawn. However, just like a doctor’s input is often more accurate and helpful than self-diagnosing with WebMD, sometimes it’s best to consult a lawn care professional. After all, your lawn is one of the first things people see, and we all know how important first impressions are.
Let’s face it; lawn equipment is not cheap. It’s full-fledged power equipment that needs to be maintained just like a car, or any other type of gas-powered machinery, would need to be. When it comes to cold-weather conditions, there are special precautions that need to be taken in order to get the most out of your lawn equipment for years to come. So, when it’s time to put your lawn equipment away for the season, here are some tips on how to—and why to—winterize your lawn equipment.
To most people, choosing the best grass types for planting probably sounds like a simple task… grass is grass! However, there are several different factors that play into which grass types will succeed in your yard based on your location, and experts often recommend combining two different varieties of grass to ensure that your lawn will thrive. Keep reading to learn what kind of grass is most likely to succeed in your area, or save your time and have an expert at LawnGuru do the work for you!
Welcome to LawnGuru’s first installment of “LawnGuru Provider of the Month”. Each month we want to recognize a standout provider who has worked hard with us since the beginning.
Meet Jason, the original LawnGuru provider. When we launched the LawnGuru app in 2015, Jason and his crew were the first official team we dispatched. It’s been such a pleasure to grow together while simultaneously building our businesses. Fast forward to 2017, Jason is laying fat stripes all summer and plowing all winter! We want to thank Jason and his crew for being a part of the LawnGuru family.
Winter lawn care may be less intense than lawn care during other seasons, but there are a few things you can do to ensure that your yard is off to a fresh start once spring rolls around again. When the cold weather truly hits, here are some tips on how to maintain your yard through the colder months.
Can you mow a wet lawn? The obvious answer is probably not, and LawnGuru certainly wouldn’t suggest it, but sometimes it is just unavoidable. The first step is deciding whether or not you are willing to put up with the disadvantages.
If you are a lawn care provider wondering how to make money mowing lawns, you’ve come to the right place. When customers hire a lawn care professional, they want to make sure they are hiring the right one. If you want to grow your business in order to make money mowing lawns, it’s important to differentiate yourself from others. The best way to get lawn care customers is to show them how much of an expert and professional you truly are.
Maybe you’ve heard about winterizing your sprinkler system before and how it’s an important step when it comes to maintaining your system, but do you know how and why you should winterize your sprinkler system? Keep reading to learn!
There are many ways to make money mowing lawns, but some approaches are easier than others. In this post, we are going to discuss how to make the most money mowing lawns, in the simplest way possible. Keep in mind, mowing lawns for money is not just about mowing lawns, but building up the confidence and trust of your clients.