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How to Prevent Crabgrass and Other Weeds from Destroying Your Lawn This Summer

As a company that offers organic residential lawn care services throughout Harleysville, PA, many other areas of Montgomery County, PA, and even the state of Delaware, we know all too well how crabgrass is more than just “another weed.” In fact, it’s the number one weed problem that most Pennsylvania homeowners face, and that can easily turn a lush, green lawn into something utterly repulsive by the end of the summer.

However, as an all natural lawn care services provider, we’re also here to tell you that crabgrass is 100% controllable. If you choose to apply the right herbicide at the right time of year, you can even kill any germinating crabgrass seedlings before they sprout from the soil.

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Plant a Windowsill Herb Garden

When fall comes around, anyone with a green thumb is saddened when they bring in the last harvest from their garden. But there is a cure for these winter blues – a windowsill herb garden.

If you want to grow fresh herbs year-round this how-to-guide will tell you everything you need to know.

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6 Backyard Activities for Summer Fun

During the summer, folks want to get outside and enjoy the sunshine with family and friends–and who can blame them? After a long winter cooped up inside, nothing is better than kicking back in your own backyard and enjoying the warm weather.

The hardest part about spending time outdoors is choosing which activities to do first! Check out our list of our favorite 6 backyard activities for summer to get you started!

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Spring Clean Your Kitchen

Spring has sprung – and that means there are lots of ways to spend your time outdoors, planting flower beds, pulling weeds, and enjoying your happy and healthy lawn. With the start of the beautiful weather, it can be easy to forget that the inside of your home could use a boost this spring, too!

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6 Things to Consider When Buying an Older Home

by GoGreen Lawn Services

The West Chester area has a lot to offer, and we’re thankful for the diversity. From our downtown with small shops and restaurants to our hills filled with horse farms, there’s something for everyone. While new homes seem to be constantly being built throughout Southern Pennsylvania, West Chester is home to a beautiful array of older houses. That’s why we have a historic district! 

Historic homes are unique and charming, but there’s a few things you should know before buying an older house. If you’re looking to purchase property, particularly in the older sections of West Chester, please consider these tips as you search for your dream home.

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Make a Small Backyard Seem Bigger

If you take pride in your landscape, you may feel suffocated by its limited size. With a little innovation and creativity, however, there are solutions to make a small yard feel a lot bigger. By following these simple tips, your small landscape will transform into a space you can enjoy.

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Your Guide to Winter Composting

Just because our winters are cold in Southern Pennsylvania and Delaware doesn’t mean we should stop thinking about our gardens.

Here at Go Green, we’re passionate about organic lawn care, and there’s nothing more organic than composting. That’s why we want to help you create compost even during these cold winter months. By performing these simple composting tips in the winter, your garden can hit the ground running come spring.

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Easy Ways to Improve Your Health in 2016

2016 is just around the corner and if you’re anything like us, you’ve got some healthy resolutions in your future—especially after the oh-so-indulgent holiday season! But since some things are easier said than done, we thought we’d invite you to join us as we incorporate some small, yet powerful, ways to improve our health in the New Year. Check out a few of our ideas!

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Why Not Go Green?

Your voices have been heard, and many companies are now going green due to the pressure they’re receiving from you, the consumer. They are beginning to understand that people want to buy products from companies that don’t cause unnecessary harm to the environment, and will adjust accordingly in order to keep your business. Here at Go Green Lawn Services, we’re pleased to see that other companies are getting the hint. As they say, “There is no time like the present,” and now is the time for this much-needed change toward greener practices.

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The leaves are starting to turn, are you ready for them to fall?

by GoGreen Lawn Services

Summer came and went here in West Chester, PA, and now it’s time to make sure the rakes and leaf blowers still work. Here at Go Green Lawn Services we’ve enjoyed providing our communities with healthy lawns through the summer, and as fall begins to settle onto Pennsylvania we want to let you know about West Chester’s regulations for leaf piles – that way you get the most out of your West Chester lawn care service all season long! We know it’s an arduous task, but don’t just let those piles and piles of leaves and grass clippings sit on your grass throughout the winter!

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