10 Garden and Lawn Maintenance Tips

Regular Watering

Water your garden and lawn consistently, preferably in the morning, to ensure proper hydration for plants.

Mulching

Apply a layer of mulch around plants to retain moisture, suppress weeds, and regulate soil temperature

Proper Mowing Technique

Follow the one-third rule when mowing—never cut more than one-third of the grass blade to maintain a healthy lawn.

Fertilize Regularly

Use appropriate fertilizers for your plants and lawn, applying them according to the recommended schedule.

Pruning and Trimming

Regularly prune bushes, shrubs, and trees to encourage healthy growth and maintain an aesthetically pleasing landscape.

Weed Control

Routinely check and remove weeds to prevent them from competing with your plants for nutrients.

Aerate the Soil

Aerating the soil promotes better water and nutrient absorption, enhancing overall lawn health.

Pest Management

Monitor for pests regularly and use natural or chemical remedies as needed to protect your garden.

Appropriate Planting

Choose plants that thrive in your climate and soil conditions to minimize maintenance efforts.

Seasonal Cleanup

Conduct thorough cleanup in spring and fall, removing debris, dead plants, and ensuring proper winterization.

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