Shady Side, Maryland’s trusted lawn care experts since 1989
Whether you live near Franklin Point State Park, the Chesapeake Yacht Club, or Jack Creek Park, our team of soil scientists and lawn professionals knows exactly what your turf needs to be the best yard on the block.
The goals you have for your lawn are unique, which is why our soil scientists will evaluate your lawn, listen to your concerns, and formulate a custom lawn care program that helps you grow a lawn you’ll love to show off!
Grow a healthy lawn designed to thrive in Shady Side, MD
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What are the most common weeds found in Shady Side, MD?
You will commonly find lambsquarter, dandelions, and clover in Shady Side.
What are the most common grass types in Shady Side, MD?
Cool season grasses like fine fescue, Kentucky bluegrass, and perennial ryegrass are most commonly found in Shady Side, MD.
What is the most common soil type in Shady Side, MD?
Found in many areas of southern Anne Arundel County, the most common soil type of Shady Side is sandy loam soil.
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Lawn Care Services for your Shady Side, MD Home
You know every spring when your neighbor’s yard looks like it’s full of doggy doo. It’s actually not. They ordered aeration and seeding for their bald and patchy grass. How’s your grass lookin’?
There is nothing worse than having some sweet tea in a storm of mosquitos and your animals full of ticks. Let us make your outdoor activities stress-free!
There is nothing worse than your good looking trees getting infected by pests and having to call all out the tree folks to chop it down. We’ll make your trees and shrubs protected and help them live a long life.
Imagine playing catch with your kids or playing croquet and tripping over mounds and holes created by nasty, pesky rodents… we’ll take care of it and no ankles will get broken.
Our individualized plans are designed to get rid of pests on your property while also using some of the safest products that have passed both EPA inspection and our own safety qualifications.
Your home’s landscape beds are a major part of your property’s curb appeal. No one wants passerbys commenting on your unsightly beds! Let us make your property a hit.
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Lawn Aeration and Seeding in Shady Side
Summer is hard on your lawn—between heavy foot traffic and blistering hot temperatures, sometimes it needs a little bit of a boost in the fall. And that’s where our lawn aeration and seeding services in Shady Side come in! With a strong root system, your grass will not only look greener and healthier, but it will also keep weeds from growing and set your lawn up for success in the following spring!
Our service includes:
- Pulling small plugs of soil out of the ground throughout your entire yard, letting those necessary nutrients reach the roots.
- Seeding your lawn, giving new roots the opportunity to reach deep into the soil and establish a strong root system
Tree and Shrub Care in Shady Side
Just like your lawn has unique needs, your trees and shrubs do too. Ornamentals can greatly increase the overall beauty and value of your property but are often overlooked. Much like turf, the wide variety of trees and shrubs require the right nutrients, protection, and frequent attention in order to thrive. Have no fear—Blades of Green is here to help with our professional tree and shrub care in Shady Side!
Our program includes a six-treatment plan that addresses all of the needs of your ornamentals in order to provide year-round results. This includes:
- Oil treatments to prevent insects
- Root injections
- Selective fertilizer applications unique to ornamental trees and shrubs
- Wax coat applications to prevent winter damage
- And more
Mosquito Control in Shady Side
There is nothing quite like spending an evening enjoying the fresh air in your backyard. However, when mosquitoes claim your yard as their territory, you’re sent fleeing indoors to escape the itchy mosquito bites. Not to mention, mosquitoes can put your family at risk for a variety of dangerous diseases.
Our Shady Side mosquito control programs are conducted over a seven-month period – April through October – providing you with a mosquito-free backyard come summertime. Our mosquito control in Shady Side is broken up into three simple and effective steps:
- Inspection – Just like with our pest control, our expert Shady Side exterminators will thoroughly inspect your lawn to identify problem areas and breeding grounds.
- Treat – The identified high-risk areas with be treated with products to control the existing larvae while the rest of your lawn will receive treatments targeting adult mosquitos. All products used during treatment are EPA-certified and environmentally friendly.
- Repeat – We will return 7 times, 21-30 days apart to make sure our programs are working as desired.
Having B.O.G. on your side means you can ditch the bug spray and citronella once and for all. Learn more about our Shady Side mosquito control programs today!
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