Lawn Care & Pest Control Tips

How to Identify and Get Rid of Springtails in Your Maryland Home

Sometimes it’s not the biting or stinging bugs that are the worst.

Don’t misunderstand us: They are bad, too. But often the worst bugs are the nuisance pests, the ones that get in your way as you're conducting your normal day or that you have to constantly pick up after once you find them in your home.

How and When to Apply Lime to Your Maryland Lawn

Your lawn needs some love throughout the year.

While some of the care your lawn needs may seem straightforward, other maintenance can be confusing.

4 Winter Lawn Weeds in Maryland and What To Do About Them

Take a look at your lawn. You probably can’t see the evil enemies lurking among your grass blades.

These winter weeds in Maryland may not be flourishing as the weather cools, but the milder temperatures of our area allow them to linger in wait, eager for the moment when they can emerge further.

Flying Ants vs. Termites: How to Tell The Difference & What to Do About Them

What can cause more than $5 billion of property damage in the United States every year?

Termites. They are the most destructive pest you have to fight in Central and Southern Maryland.

How to Get Rid of Millipedes and Centipedes in Your House

Anything with more than a couple sets of legs is never welcome in your Central or Southern Maryland home.

That’s why when you see multi-legged, worm-like insects crawling around your basement or coming out of a moist box in a crawl space corner, you want to run in the other direction. Who doesn’t? Millipedes and centipedes have enough legs to give you the shivers.

Why DIY Mice Control Isn’t The Best Choice for Your Maryland Home

No matter if you’re new to your Maryland home or have been living there for years, it’s never good news when you learn you might have an infestation of mice.

VIDEO: 6 Types of Ants in Maryland and How to Keep Them Out

There is nothing worse than going about your regular day and being stopped in your tracks by something you don’t expect and that requires your immediate attention.

5 Things You May Not Know About Fertilizing Lawns in Maryland

Gorgeous lawns don’t just happen by chance.

Your lawn requires some tender loving care in the form of nourishment or fertilizer. Lawns that don’t receive any fertilizer have to rely solely on what’s available in your soil for nourishment, and many times soil nutrition is inadequate or diminishing in suburban Maryland neighborhoods.

You want a lush, thick, thriving lawn, so fertilization is what you need.

L.S.L. Lawn Service vs. Natural Green: Comparing 2 Lawn Care Services in Southern Maryland

When you’re looking for a thicker, greener lawn so you can be the envy of your neighbors, there are quite a few lawn care companies in Southern Maryland you can choose from. Do a quick Google search, and you’ll see what we’re talking about.

The 4 Most Common Signs of Termites in Maryland Homes

Termites may be one of the hardest things to detect whether they are lurking in your home or not.

They could be in your walls or foundation, and you might not even know it. They are pretty sneaky, and that’s just not a great feeling, particularly if you have a sense they are in your home.