Organic-Based, Family-Friendly Lawn Care
If lawn care is an item on your to-do list that you just don’t have time for, let our professionals in Fairfax help! We provide lawn care services that will help you achieve the green, weed-free yard you’ve always wanted, stress-free!
We’re a locally-owned, family business that’s been serving Maryland and Northern Virginia for over three decades. We love this area and always provide exceptional service.
We provide exceptional lawn care in Maryland and Northern Virginia with excellent customer service, but don’t just take our word for it! We have the loyal customers to prove it.
The safety of your family and the environment is our top priority. The products we use are organic-based, EPA approved, and thoroughly tested before we let them near your family.
Organic-Based Lawn Care Program in Fairfax
At Blades of Green, our treatments are based on a proven, seven-step method that we've been perfecting for over three decades. Our team is dedicated to providing you the services you need for your best landscape.
Clients Love Us - No, Seriously… they do! But don’t take our word for it.
We have been Blades of Green customers since 2005, for many different services from lawn maintenance, to sidewalk installation, to pest control, and there has never been a problem. We would highly recommend them to anyone.- Arlene Morgan
I signed up for this service as I quickly realized I do not have the time I thought I would to tend to the lawn. I am truly impressed with the service and quick improvement my lawn has had in the last two months! In addition to scheduled lawn care, the most recent tech De'Janae even brought my trash/recycling bins that were left at the street from trash day up to my garage during her visit. I appreciate the time and thoughtfulness I have seen thus far.- Arielle Nielsen
Blades of Green lawn care service has been great to work with. When we moved here our front yard was nothing but weeds and now its nothing but GREEN! Every tech that comes by has been super professional and very pleasant. Any issue we have they come out and handle with their expertise however up keep like mowing and water is what we do and helps with maintaining. Would definitely recommend them to anyone who needs help with wanting a good looking lawn to be green and healthy!- Michelle Bergstrom
Lawn Care in Fairfax
We’ve carefully designed our lawn care to give your grass exactly what it needs most throughout each season. Even better, our technicians are flexible to meet the unique needs of your landscape. Our organic-based treatments include:
- Fertilization: Our fertilization treatments are organic-based and custom blended depending on the seasonal needs of your turf.
- Weed control: Our weed control treatments kill existing weeds and are properly timed to prevent new weeds from growing.
- Grub control: Using our grub control treatments, we protect the root system of your grass, preventing damage and the spread of lawn diseases.
- Stress fortification: Strengthening your turf’s ability to withstand the stress of seasonal changes.
- pH monitoring & adjustment: By balancing the pH levels of your grass with lime treatments, we allow the turf to properly absorb the nutrients they need, promoting a healthy yard.
- And more!
We begin each of our treatment programs with an on-site, complimentary evaluation to determine what nutrients your grass needs most. Based on what our technicians learn, we’ll design a plan that is personalized to you. Our local experts will treat your yard with the first application of the program that same day— saving you time and taking you one step closer to a healthy, green backyard!
Eco-Friendly & EPA-Approved Products
From start to finish, our services are designed to be highly effective when it comes to transforming your landscape. We consider our techniques to be safe for you, your family, and the environment. You never have to worry about harmful chemicals, because we use only organic-based, eco-friendly products. Each and every formula our technicians use on your property is EPA-approved and has met our high internal standards. Entrust our lawn care specialists to provide the utmost care for your outdoor space.
Aeration and Seeding in Fairfax
If you’ve noticed bare spots in your grass, aeration may be what you need. Our aeration and seeding in Fairfax will help your lawn more easily breathe and absorb the nutrients it needs to thrive. Aeration creates holes in built-up thatch, thatch build-up creates soil plugs that make it harder for your lawn to intake nutrients. After aeration, our technicians will seed your turf to allow the soil to create new roots.
The benefits of our aeration and seed in Fairfax include:
- Fills in thin areas of your grass.
- Naturally prevents disease and weeds.
- Optimal conditions for grass seed germination.
- Leaving you with a fuller and healthier lawn!
Let Your Lawn Breathe
Thatch can build up easily from constant foot traffic, lack of rain, or high temperatures. With the help of our aeration and seeding services, you can be well on your way to a greener, lusher landscape. We understand how important it is for you to have a yard you’re proud of. This is why we offer services that provide you with the greatest benefits possible!
Tree and Shrub Care in Fairfax
Don’t forget to take care of your trees and shrubs! These are just as important as your lawn, for they can change the overall look of your landscape. Our tree and shrub care in Fairfax includes a six-step program that provides your trees and shrubs with what they need for every season. With the variety of weather we get here, you never know what your trees and shrubs will need next! Here are a few things our six-step program includes throughout the year:
- Insect and disease prevention treatments.
- Customized nutrient applications.
- Root injection for plants specifically at risk for pests.
- Wax coat application to prevent winter damages.
- And more!
Personalized Maintenance for You
With the help of our lawn care technicians, we will provide you with treatments tailored for your specific needs. We know that everyone has a different landscape, which is why we adapt to you. In addition, our solutions are completely eco-friendly. We care about the health of both your yard and the environment.
Mole and Vole Control in Fairfax
Has your yard been taken over by moles and voles? Do you have holes all over your beautiful yard? No need to worry, because, with our expert mole and vole control in Fairfax, your yard will be yours again before you know it.
Mole and vole control requires a unique set of services provided by our expert technicians. At Blades of Green, we follow a three-step process to ensure effective treatment for your yard:
- Initial Inspection: Before our technicians get to removing your unwanted pests, they will thoroughly inspect your home to find exactly where they are.
- Baits and traps: After your initial inspection takes place, our technicians will set baits and traps to catch these rodents.
- Repellents and Maintenance Visits: After they are removed, our technicians will schedule routine visits to check in on your lawn. During these maintenance visits, we will apply repellents to prevent the return of these pests.
Local Lawn Care Experts in Fairfax
You're looking for a lawn care company you can count on. That's why we only hire the best and the brightest! Our technicians have undergone rigorous training, giving them the expertise to unleash your turf’s full potential. With Blades of Green, you can trust that every service technician and customer service leader you interact with will be knowledgeable and friendly. We'll do whatever we can to surpass your expectations each and every time – but you don’t just have to take our word for it, check out our ratings here!
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Service Areas in Maryland & Northern Virginia
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Expert Lawn Care Professionals Serving Maryland & Northern Virginia
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.