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Fall landscaping and lawn care tips and advice.

Fall is a great time of year to work on new landscaping projects on your property. Did you know that the fall season is the best time to plant in the Southeast for many trees and shrubs? So grab a pumpkin latté and enjoy these autumnal lawn care tips from Canopy!
Best Pruning Practices in North Carolina
January 29, 2020

Everything you need to know about how and when to prune, including what mistakes to avoid!

Thinking about selling your home?
August 16, 2019

Don’t leave money on the table by ignoring this key factor.

Lawn Care Prep For Winter
November 1, 2018

The familiar chill in the air signals that it is time to prepare your lawn for winter.

Johnny Appleseed Day
September 25, 2018

Who was Johnny Appleseed and just what did he do to earn that moniker?

What should I do to care for my lawn in the fall?
September 23, 2018

Fall is the perfect time to begin to prepare your lawn for winter as well as spring!

The Canopy Core Aeration Experience
September 12, 2018

Core aeration is a type of cultivation which extracts a plug of turf, thatch, and soil and deposits the plug on the lawn. Did you know? Not all lawn aeration service is equal.

How should I mow and maintain my lawn in the fall and winter?
September 12, 2018

It spends on a number of factors, including your grass type, leaf coverage, and more.

Natural Weed Control For Your Lawn
August 22, 2018

Many products on the market claim to be “natural” weed control for your lawn.

Why You Should Aerate and Seed Your Fescue Lawn
August 16, 2018

Homeowners that have a cool season lawn may look out their window this time of year and be a little disappointed with what they see.

What Your Golf Pro Knows about Aeration That You Don’t
July 14, 2018

Learn about the five benefits of core aeration and seeding that will help you achieve your dream lawn.

Five Tips That Will Have You Pruning Like a Pro This Season!
March 12, 2018

From timing to technique, learn the important keys to your successful pruning plan this year.

How effective are mosquito control services?
February 13, 2018

You see a lot of companies that offer mosquito control, but how does it work, and is it really effective?

Fire Ant Quarantine In North Carolina
December 4, 2017

What is the quarantine, how does it affect your family, and what you can do about it.

Flower Planting Tips & Tricks
October 30, 2017

Many Canopy Lawn Care customers choose to have flowers installed during both the spring and fall seasons. This ensures that their beds always look fresh and full of life!

How To Get Rid Of Moles And Voles
October 13, 2017

Moles, voles, holes, and everything you need to know to identify, plan for, and deal with these critters.

Fall Lawn Mowing Tips
October 10, 2017

Fall is an important season for lawn maintenance and mowing is no exception. Before you put the mower up for the season, check out our fall lawn mowing tips.

Fall Landscaping Tips
October 6, 2017

The fall season is a great time to be outside. Both the temperatures and leaves begin to fall and yard work can be an enjoyable outdoor activity.

4 Ways To Decorate A Pumpkin Without Carving
October 5, 2017

There’s more than one way to skin a cat, or in this case, decorate a pumpkin! We’re sharing four ideas that don’t involve carving your pumpkin this year!

Overseeding - Seed Quality Matters
September 27, 2017

Are you planning to aerate and overseed your cool season lawn this fall? Be sure to ask your lawn care provider about the quality of seed that they will be using.

Lawn Care in the Fall and Winter
September 14, 2017

Lawn care is typically a bigger topic during the spring and summer months, when homeowners are worried about mowing and keeping lawns green for outdoor activities.

How To Care For Your Lawn After Aeration & Seeding
August 29, 2017

Aeration and seeding is one of the most beneficial lawn care services that you can offer your grass this year, but what you do after your service is just as important.

Fall Flowers That Will Add Color To Your Landscape
August 25, 2017

As temperatures cool down it’s a great time to get out and do a little fall planting & yard cleanup. Even the simplest touches can go a long way towards improving your curb appeal.

Benefits of cool season aeration and seeding
August 8, 2017

Aeration and overseeding is one of the most important things you can do to improve the health of your grass and yard.

How to Water Your Lawn for Best Results
June 29, 2017

Today, we want to help you water your lawn for the best results and in turn prevent brown, dying grass.

Warm Season Lawn Aeration
June 16, 2017

Lawn aeration is beneficial for all types of turf. However, in order to be successful, lawn aeration should be completed during the correct season.

Mowing Matters! Tips and Tricks For Proper Lawn Mowing
June 9, 2017

Most people do not think much about it, but the way that your lawn is mowed makes a big difference in your overall lawn health.

Soil Amendments and How They Help Your Lawn
June 8, 2017

Learn how you can increase or decrease pH levels to help your plants thrive!

How To Dethatch Your Lawn
May 24, 2017

Many people know about the benefits of aeration, but are you familiar with the process of dethatching your lawn? If not, you are in the right place! Let’s start with the basics…

3 Lawn Care Tips For New Homeowners
May 1, 2017

Have you recently purchased a home? Congratulations! Being a homeowner is one of the most rewarding milestones in life. It can also be one of the scariest!

Do Mosquito Treatments Work?
March 23, 2017

There is nothing worse than enjoying the tranquility of your backyard when you hear that familiar buzzing sound in your ear. Oh, no! Is it that time already? Mosquitoes are back.

Pruning Ornamental Trees and Shrubs
December 8, 2016

At Canopy, our Full Service customers enjoy professional pruning services as part of their regular service.

Applying Weed Control To Warm Season Grass
October 12, 2016

Are you wondering when you should apply pre-emergent weed control to your lawn? Or perhaps you are asking – “what is pre-emergent weed control and is it necessary?”

When is the best time to seed your lawn?
September 24, 2016

The best time to seed your lawn largely depends on which climate zone that you live in and what type of turfgrass you may have.

5 Fall Lawn Care Tips You Need To Know
September 23, 2016

Temperatures are cooling down and the smell of pumpkin spice is filling the air. In fact, you should go grab yourself a latte or muffin while you read up on these tips!

What You Need To Know About Pruning
September 14, 2016

Pruning your ornamental trees and shrubs can greatly enhance your home’s curb appeal. It can also improve the health of your plants when done properly.

Cool Weather Planting
August 31, 2016

The temperatures are still warm, but it’s time to start thinking about fall.

Fall Armyworms - What To Do About Them
August 26, 2016

Fall armyworms are a serious pest to turfgrasses throughout the southeastern United States, including North Carolina.

Composting For Your Lawn
July 27, 2016

Want to start composting, but not sure where to begin? Whether you own several acres of land or a small yard in the city, you can compost.

Japanese Beetles and Grub Control
July 13, 2016

Grubs can quickly cause serious damage to your lawn. Learn how to spot problems before they start!

Top 10 Common Lawn Care Mistakes
May 26, 2016

What you don’t know could be having a negative impact on your lawn.

10 Tips For Preventing and Controlling Crabgrass
March 24, 2016

Read the low down on how to get ahead of your crabgrass this season!

Can Your Landscaping Help You Sell Your Home?
March 15, 2016

Real estate in Raleigh-Durham and throughout the Triangle is booming, learn how landscaping and maintenance can help you sell your home faster!

Bringing Better Value To Home Maintenance
March 3, 2016

Life is busy. You have work commitments, children to care for, friends and family to spend time with …it seems like the calendar fills up each month faster than the one before.

Watering Your Newly Aerated Lawn
September 4, 2015

Your new lawn has carefully been seeded and needs proper ongoing maintenance. Particularly in the next several weeks to ensure the success of seed germination and establishment.

Why Your Lawn Needs Aeration
August 12, 2015

Have you ever wondered in lawn aeration is really beneficial? We break down the ins and outs of aeration and why it may make sense for your lawn.

What kind of grass do I have?
June 25, 2015

It’s nothing to be ashamed of if you don’t know your turf type, many people don’t and there are quite a few to choose from!

Tips for Watering Your Lawn
May 27, 2015

Watering your lawn involves more than just putting a sprinkler in the middle of your lawn and turning on the hose.

Pest Control Treatments
May 20, 2015

We all know how horrible it is to walk into your home at night, flip on the light and scream at the sight of a massive brown roach running across the counter!

Pressure Washing: Luxury or Necessity?
May 11, 2015

Have you ever had to convince someone to try something new that you knew would be better for them if they just gave it a shot?

A Tailored Lawn Care Plan
May 1, 2015

We always see the hurdles with creating a beautiful lawn happen when there is a lack of a plan. It all starts with knowing a little bit about your lawn.

Healthy Lawn Care Benefits Everyone
April 21, 2015

Lawn care is not just to make your neighbors jealous; a healthy lawn is important to the environment.

What Can I Do With My Yard Debris?

Effective ways to manage leaves in the fall and grass clippings in the growing season on your property.

A guide to adding value to your home, inside and out

Your home is the most valuable thing that you own. It only makes sense that you would want to find plenty of ways to add value to it. 

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Jonathan H., Cary, North Carolina