The Connecticut spring season is typically dedicated to developing and installing a healthy and vigorous landscape for many Connecticut property owners. When the summer season comes around, and the temperatures begin to rise and create dry temperatures, the priorities of property owners shift to maintaining a healthy lawn. Beyond enduring high temperatures and a dry climate, your lawn will potentially have to withstand the heavy foot traffic from your outdoor barbecue parties and kids playing games. If you are need of summer lawn care services, you can contact the Connecticut lawn care professionals at Affordable Landscape and Tree Service. Based in Hamden, Connecticut, we offer everything you need from fertilization programs to irrigation systems that will allow you to maintain beautiful lawn regardless of its current condition.
Once the spring growing season has passed, the summer season will create a great deal of stress for most Connecticut lawns. As a property owner, you want to take pride in your landscape during the summer months, and having a lush green lawn for all your neighbors, family and friends to envy and enjoy. It is important to have an understanding of all of the elements that go into properly caring for your lawn as the temperatures steadily rise. When the thermostat reaches temperatures of above 75 degrees, most lawns will begin to feel distressed, especially cool-season grasses. You may notice that the pace of grown will begin to decline, the colors may begin to fade and you have brown patches, you your lawn will begin to present the signals of deterioration from all of the additional foot traffic.
It is important to provide your lawn with a steady and sufficient amount of water throughout the warmer days of summer. In order to stay healthy, you should be providing your lawn with approximately one in of water over the coarse of the week, and additional water if the heat is relentless. Affordable Landscape and Tree Service provides affordable, high quality irrigation systems for residential and commercial landscapes, that will keep you lawn consistently hydrated and looking its best throughout the summer months. We have the capabilities to assist you, whether you are in need of a completely new irrigation system, or simply need help with the repair and maintenance of your existing system.
Performing routine mowing for your lawn is a simple process, but it has more impact on the health and growth of a lawn than any other regular maintenance activity. Some mowing tips include raising your mower blade during the summer months. The taller that your grass is, the less susceptible it will be to dry conditions and will allow your grass to grow deeper roots. Check to see if your mower blades sharp. This will help lower the amount of stress your grass endures because it will ensure that your mower is cutting your grass, compared to ripping it out of the ground.
Affordable Landscape and Tree Service can develop a customized lawn care schedule that is tailored to the needs of your landscape. Each landscape is unique, which is why you’ll receive a customized soil test and lawn evaluation that determines the perfect treatment for your lawn and soil conditions. And you’ll be assigned a licensed lawn technician for the entire season, for consistent and personalized service. We have over 20 years of experience providing the nourishment, protection, and expertise required to make your lawn thick, green, and soft. Contact us today at 203-287-8894 for a free consultation.
Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC. offers lawn care maintenance, landscape design & maintenance, drainage solutions, tree removal, stump grinding, lawn installations, landscape masonry, and much more to the following towns and surrounding areas in Connecticut: Hamden, New Haven, West Haven, Woodbridge, Guilford, Orange, Milford, Fairfield, Stamford, Westport, New Canaan. Contact us today for a FREE Consultation!