Category Archives: Lawn Care Tips

The Importance of Protecting Your Plants from Heat Wave This Summer

Your garden should be a place for relaxation and a place to stay cool during the long summer days. But extreme weather conditions and record-breaking temperatures often have the potential to cause havoc, making your garden look a little less desirable. The fact that growth and nutrient requirements of plants naturally decreases during summer also … Continue reading The Importance of Protecting Your Plants from Heat Wave This Summer

Wright Landscape Services sells lawn care division

Wright Landscape Services sells lawn care division, keeps business in Waterloo Region with sale to Apex Lawn Services (Waterloo, April 17, 2019) – Wright Landscape Services Inc. of Bloomingdale, Ontario announces the sale of its lawn care division effective immediately. Founded in 1967, the company’s lawn care division was the focus of the business. As … Continue reading Wright Landscape Services sells lawn care division

How Wright Landscape Services Responsibly Uses Ice Melt on Your Property

Although it’s October, winter will be here before you know it. According to the Old Farmer’s Almanac: • The coldest periods (will be) in mid-November, early and late December, early January, and early and mid-February. Precipitation and snowfall will be above normal with the snowiest periods in late November, mid- and late December, and early … Continue reading How Wright Landscape Services Responsibly Uses Ice Melt on Your Property

How to Save Water on Your Lawn this Summer

Now that it’s July at Wright Landscape Services, here’s what you can expect: Roasting hot temperatures. Endless days without rain. Dry, almost drought-like conditions. Something else you can expect are watering restrictions. It’s the ultimate catch-22. On one hand, you want to be responsible with your water usage. On the other hand, you don’t want … Continue reading How to Save Water on Your Lawn this Summer

How to Make Your Lawn Green Again after a Tough Winter

March is when the transition from white winter to green spring really takes place. St. Patrick’s Day, perhaps the greenest of holidays is on March 17. And the first day of spring is March 20. So after a winter which started out mild and then suddenly turned frigid, the time is right to bring back … Continue reading How to Make Your Lawn Green Again after a Tough Winter

Checklist: What to Look for in a Lawn Care Provider

We want to say that, even though it’s the middle of winter, you’re probably thinking of warm weather already. Although in reality, it’s been an exceptionally warm winter already. That said, it’s still a little too early to start your annual lawn care program. But it’s not too early to start thinking about what to … Continue reading Checklist: What to Look for in a Lawn Care Provider

Your Lawn In Fall

It won’t be long until leaves are falling. Removing leaves and debris in fall ensures the lawn will continue to get much needed light as the days get shorter.  If fallen leaves are not removed, the lawn will become weak, yellow and will eventually die from lack of the nutrients which are needed to survive … Continue reading Your Lawn In Fall

Fall Aeration Benefits

Fall is an ideal time for aerating. The summer temperatures have cooled and there is more moisture in the ground. Aeration helps the existing turf by improving the depth and extent of turf grass rooting, allowing better water uptake, enhancing fertilizer use, loosening compacted soil and speeding up thatch breakdown.  The cores are left on … Continue reading Fall Aeration Benefits