CHOOSE FROM UP TO FIVE APPLICATIONS PER YEAR
Early Spring Application - April-Early May
Maintenance rate balanced fertilizer (25% slow release nitrogen).
Pre-emergent crabgrass and foxtail control. Dandelion and broadleaf weed control.
Late Spring Application - May-June
Medium rate balanced fertilizer (50% slow release nitrogen).
Broadleaf weed control. Sulfate of potash.
Summer Application - July-August
Granular application of non-burning slow release fertilizer with
a high rate of sulfate of potash. Spot treatment of yellow nutsedge and summer annual weeds.
Fall Application - Sept-Oct
Heavy rate balanced fertilizer (25% slow release nitrogen).
Dandelion and broadleaf weed control. Iron.
Late Fall Fertilizing - Late Oct-Nov
(Granular Application) Fertilizing good for deep rooting and
early spring green-up. Heaviest amount of fertilizer applied at this time. This
application is recommended for lawns that are irrigated throughout the season.
Grub/Billbug/Sod Webworm Control Application
Insecticide applied in late spring or early summer
for season long control of turf damaging insects. If
you take four or five applications,
you will get this application at half price.
Remove cores from soil to allow for better water penetration and
oxygen exchange. Helps reduce compaction and thatch. Should be done annually.
- Our total lawn care program includes 5
applications, Grub/billbug control application and aeration.
Remember, like comparing apples to
oranges, lawn care applications and services are NOT the same. Don't
confuse Mike's Lawn Service with cheap imitations. Mike's Lawn Service
uses quality products. We're different from all the rest.
Other Services Offered
Perimeter Pest Control -
A program of up to four treatments that provide an insect shield
that controls insects from entering your home. We'll spray a 6-8' perimeter around your
home, 2' up the foundation and the roof overhang, if needed.
Drill Seeding and Renovation -
We can drill seed into thin grass areas or bare spots on partial or whole
lawns. Also complete renovation on older lawns. New lawn installation and sodding available.
We carry several kinds of landscape rock, granite, crushed red/brown brick chips, mulches, brick edging, cottage stone block, plastic edging, and landscape fabric. We can also special order plants. We also can help the 'Do-It-Yourselfer'. Bring in pictures and measurements and we can design a plan for you.
Landscape Weed Control -
Granular application of a pre-emergant herbicide. Prevents weed
growth in shrub beds, perennial areas and rock/mulch areas. We will check areas in June,
July and August for any weed breakthrough and treat if needed at no cost to you.
Tree Injections -
Inject product into trees with insect or disease problems or nutrient deficiencies. We can also treat Ash trees for the prevention of EAB (Emerald Ash Borer). We can also spray large evergreen trees for disease control.
Deep Rootfeeding -
Deep rootfeeding of trees and shrubs with fertilizer and other
nutrients is very beneficial to trees (up to 25') and shrubs when done in late fall.
Landscape design and Installation -
The Perfect Landscape... Is the landscape that is perfect for you.
All of the work on your property will be performed to the highest
standards by our expert technicians. Great care is taken by our staff to ensure your
satisfaction with every stage of your landscaping.
A professionally designed, installed and managed landscape grows
in value each year and can add as much as 15 percent to the value of your property.
The area from the street to the front of your home is an
important area to landscape. It can emphasize and make the front of your home exciting
while "blending in" with the look of the neighborhood. Entry landscaping should
lead the eye and guests naturally to your front entrance.
Only the finest trees, shrubs and plants will be used in our
landscaping. All our plants are northern grown.
Our goal is to treat our customers' lawns as we would
wish to have our own lawns treated. We would enjoy the pleasure of serving you.