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Should I Hire a Company to Maintain the Appearance of My Yard?

Posted by Stephanie Morgan on April 04, 2022 @ 9:00 am PST

As we work, live, and play, time seems to fly by. When you finally make it to the weekend, the desire to relax on the porch with a cup of coffee or lounge in front of the television can be just what you need to refresh yourself before doing it all again on Monday morning. The last thing you want eating into your weekend is back-breaking yard work in order to maintain an aesthetically pleasing outdoor space. When it comes to doing more than running a mower, the burden of keeping up the yard is even greater. When disease, pest infestation, or just out-of-control weeds hit your yard, you may feel like you are hardly making a dent in the vast job before you. If you find yourself wondering, “Should I hire a company to maintain the appearance of my yard?” it sounds like you already know the answer. Don’t make having a yard harder than it has to be. Hire a professional lawn care company to keep your lawn looking its best so you can relax and enjoy it.

Vegetation control

Keeping the vegetation under control is important to maintaining an aesthetically pleasing yard as well as creating a safe environment for your family. An overgrown yard can be a real eyesore. If your yard is trimmed and neat, you will be more likely to come out and enjoy the fresh air. Your children will be able to freely play in the backyard without tripping over hidden toys or flower bed borders.  Vegetation control is also needed to help the plants you love get the space and access to nutrients and sunlight that they need to grow well.

Routine treatments and services

If you put your yard in the hands of a professional lawn care company, they will be prepared with equipment and service plans to treat any problem that may arise. Services like:

  • Insect and disease control
  • Tree and shrub care
  • Rodent and snail control
  • Aeration
  • Fertilization
  • Chemical lawn care

Chemical lawn care

Chemical lawn care is the use of herbicides or insecticides to treat your lawn for any disease, insect, pest, or weed that may threaten your yard.

Weeds can creep in and choke out plants and lawns in a heartbeat, leaving patches of no grass once the weeds are removed. But disease can be even trickier to eliminate and, if left untreated, can become quite widespread. Unless you have a trained eye to spot disease early, your lawn’s health can suffer, leaving it an uneven, splotchy mess. The same goes for insects and other pests. Knowing what to look for and routinely having trained eyes on your property will help catch any infestations early so they can be quickly eradicated.

Chemical lawn care services can address current issues with your lawn and, through routine treatments, can prevent any hostile takeovers and demise of your beautiful, green yard. Don’t sweat handing over the maintenance of your yard to a professional. You will have more time and energy to enjoy your yard and be with the ones you care about the most. If you are in the Fresno area, give The Experienced Gardener a call to give your yard the time and attention it needs to look its best.