Posts Tagged ‘lawns’

Water-saving tips for California’s drought-stricken lawns

Droughts can be a real drag on all types of plants, but droughts are cyclical and a part of nature. It doesn’t mean you need to rip out your green space for artificial turf, or create sparsely planted hardscapes (which reduce vital play space, create heat islands, and don’t drain and filter as effectively as a…

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How to make your own rain catchment system

Making the most of our most natural resource Every drop of water is precious. But it’s not always available. In some areas, drought and growing populations are stressing water supplies. Several cities across the country even offer tax incentives for installing rain collection, or rain catchment, systems. All of this is making this age-old technology…

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PGA Tour Player Will Wilcox Endorses Harmony Turfgrass

Harmony Brands wants everyone to get outside and enjoy their lawns. Some people take that advice to a professional level. We are proud to once again sponsor PGA Tour Player Will Wilcox. Wilcox is as committed to an active, outdoor living lifestyle as we are, which is why we have supported his career since 2011.…

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Helping our youth from the inside out

Kids benefit from outdoor play in every way We absolutely love the idea behind NFL PLAY 60, the National Football League’s campaign to encourage kids to be active for 60 minutes a day to help reverse childhood obesity trends. Research shows that kids are spending as much as eight hours a day in front of…

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4 Steps to Winterizing Your Irrigation System

Taking the right steps now can help avoid costly problems later We’d do well to remember a few of our grade school science class experiments when it comes to lawn care. One of those is the effects that freezing temperatures have on water, especially water sitting in enclosed spaces such as hoses, pipes and sprinkler…

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