The Top 21 Grasses and How to ID Them (Plus Downloadable Chart)
Get to know the most common turf grasses you'll see in lawns, ballfields and parks across the U.S., and discover which one would work best in your yard.
Best Tick Repellents For Your Yard
Worried about ticks? Don't be! Here are the best ways to get those tiny intrusive pests out of your yard.
What Are Lawn Grubs and How Do I Get Rid of Them?
A few grub worms are no problem. A lot of grubs spell trouble for your yard. Learn how to spot,...
10 Lawn Pests That Can Cause Problems
Spring brings showers, flowers and — unfortunately — many lawn pests. Here's a collection of the most common invaders you...
7 Best Lawn Fertilizers for Spring
Your grass is coming out of a long winter slumber and may need a pick-me-up. Here are the best spring...
7 Best Organic Fertilizers for Your Lawn
Organic fertilizer helps you attain a lush lawn and healthy soil without using harsh chemicals. Plus, it's safe for kids...
What Is Purslane Weed and How Do I Get Rid of It?
The "comeback kid" of lawn weeds, purslane weed frustrates with its wily ability to bounce back just when you think...
What Is Quackgrass and How Do I Get Rid of It?
Controlling and getting rid of quackgrass takes persistence, but it can be done. Here's how to kill the invasive perennial...
How To Get Rid of Creeping Charlie
Brought to North America as an ornamental plant, creeping Charlie is now a rampant lawn weed that can quickly overrun...
NALP Launches Climate Change Campaign for National Lawn Care Month
Taking care of the environment starts with taking care of your lawn.
How to Stop Mole Crickets From Damaging Your Lawn
Mole crickets are one of the most destructive turf grass pests in the southeastern U.S. Here's how to send them...
Are Chinch Bugs Eating My Lawn?
Despite their tiny size, chinch bugs can wreak havoc on your lawn. Here's how to spot an infestation and get...
The Most Essential Products for New Homeowners
From cleaning supplies to tools, here's a list of everything you'll need for your new home.
Your Spring Home Maintenance Checklist
When winter departs, it's time to check for damage and prepare for the hot weather ahead.
10 Best Ground Cover Plants
These hardworking landscape plants make gorgeous ground covers, whether you want to fill in gaps or replace turf grass completely.
When Should I Fertilize My Lawn?
The more you know, the more your grass will grow. Here are the best ways to maximize your lawn fertilization...
8 Best Lawn Dethatching Rakes and Tow-Behinds
Eliminate problem thatch buildup in small or large yards with these top manual and tow-behind dethatching rakes.
What to Know About Solar Umbrellas
Solar umbrellas offer convenient access to alternative energy and a nice shady spot on your patio. What's not to love?
Deals We Love: Cordless Leaf Blowers
Two great leaf blowers from reputable manufacturers offered at reduced prices just in time for fall. What could be better?
5 DIY Pool Floaties Your Dog Will Love
If your dog is always whining to join you in the water, why not make them a DIY pool floatie...
Will a Pool Add Value to Your Home? Experts Weigh In
A pool’s impact on your property value depends on these variables.
10 Fun American Flag Facts
Brush up on your flag knowledge with these fun American flag facts and historical notes.