Have The Best Organic Lawn in Lorton!
At the end of a long day, you deserve to be welcomed by a luscious, green landscape you can feel good about owning. With so many other priorities on your to-do list, it can be difficult to take the time needed to achieve such results on your own. That’s why Blades of Green is your one-stop-shop for all your lawn care needs.
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 Lorton
Here in Northern Virginia, our diverse climate can often take a toll on the health of our yards. Hot and dry summers followed by frigid winters make it difficult to predict what your yard needs to consistently thrive throughout the year. Luckily, we’ve spent the past 25 years developing our proven 7-step lawn care program so that you can sit back and relax knowing your turf is getting the high-quality service it deserves!
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 M.
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 N.
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 Lorton
Our carefully designed approach works to address what your grass needs most at each point of the season, and is tailored to reflect the unique needs of your landscape.
Our organic-based lawn care services in Lorton include:
- Lawn Fertilization
- Weed control
- Grub control
- Stress fortification
- pH monitoring and adjustment
- and more!
When it comes to proper organic-based lawn care in Lorton, there’s no such thing as one-size-fits-all. That’s why when you team up with Blades of Green, we begin each service with a phone call to learn more about your property and ultimate goals. We then provide you with a free analysis in order to evaluate your soil, allow you to voice your concerns, and compile each of these components to design your custom treatment plan.
What’s more, we’ll even go ahead and treat your turf with the initial treatment plan step so that you’re already one step closer to achieving the landscape of your dreams! When it comes to something as important as maintaining your property, why rely on anyone other than the best?
Aeration and Seeding in Lorton
Our aeration and seeding services in Lorton are a key component in providing your turf with the nutrients it needs to reach its full potential. This often-overlooked process allows your grass to fully flourish by enhancing its ability to absorb oxygen, water, and fertilizer. Our experts use machinery to meticulously pull small plugs of soil evenly spaced throughout your lawn. Aeration helps to reduce the thatch build-up which accumulates on the top layer of your soil throughout the year and opens up the opportunity for unhindered growth.
Once this process is completed, we take advantage of your lawn’s unspoiled permeability by topping it off with fresh seeding. Seeding in allows your grass to establish a stronger root system, enhancing its thickness and viability. Other benefits of aeration and seeding include:
- A noticeably fuller and greener turf.
- Reduced appearance of patches and bare spots.
- Increased tolerance to heat and drought stress.
- Reduced runoff and soil compaction.
- Natural prevention of weeds and disease.
- And more!
Why wait to help your landscape have everything it needs to thrive throughout the year? Fall is the optimal time to ensure your soil is able to receive the maximum benefits from our aeration and seeding services. No program is complete without this step, so our technicians will have your yard both aerated and seeded after just one visit. Combined with our total lawn care program, your landscape will have everything it needs to flourish no matter what the weather in Lorton brings!
Tree and Shrub Care in Lorton
When it comes to maintaining the health of your landscape, achieving the results you desire can often be difficult without having to extensively study your property and the individual needs of your trees and shrubs. Why waste time struggling in your yard alone when you can rely on our expert technicians to treat and protect your turf throughout each season? Our team has spent decades perfecting our tree and shrub care so that you can enjoy a bountiful yard without having to lift a finger!
Our six-step tree and shrub care program approach:
- Early Spring: Our tree specialists apply a horticultural oil treatment to protect your trees before insects have the chance to hatch. We then apply fertilizer with micro-nutrients to the root zone of your plants for optimal strength and development.
- Mid-Spring: Each plant is meticulously treated for full protection of your landscape from spring insects and disease.
- Early Summer: We work to keep summer insects like bagworms, mites, or beetles from taking over your grass. We also continue to apply tailored nutrients to your shrubs in order to prevent diseases like powdery mildew, leaf spot, or scale.
- Late Summer: Over the summer insect and disease problems often spread quickly. Both insects and diseases are therefore monitored and treated as needed.
- Fall: Our lawn experts apply deep root injections to protect susceptible plants against harmful pests. This also includes a fully-soluble fertilizer product that provides both chemical and biological fertility, plus the application of our slow-release fertilizer to all other plants.
- Winter: We carefully apply a wax coating to protect your plants from drying out from exposure to ice, wind, or freezing temperatures.
Mosquito Control in Lorton
Your yard is essential to your outdoor fun. Dinner parties, games of fetch, and even fireside s’mores can be ruined when too many mosquitoes decide to buzz in. If you’re tired of these pests ruining your outdoor time, we offer mosquito control in Lorton to quickly take your space back.
Our services include:
- Inspection: by inspecting your yard, we’ll be able to determine the source and breeding grounds of mosquitoes.
- Treatment: our special products target larvae in breeding areas as well as the remainder of your lawn for adult pests.
- Upkeep with reapplication: With 7 treatments included, our program re-treats your home every 21-30 days from April through October, ensuring your home stays mosquito-free.
Our three-step mosquito control can reclaim your yard from pests and keep you bite-free long-term.
Flea and Tick Control in Lorton
Fleas and ticks aren’t just annoying-they can also carry deadly diseases. They have no place in your home or backyard! That’s why we offer tailored flea and tick control in Lorton to protect your family year-round.
- First, we identify your infestation with a complete home inspection.
- Next, we treat your home, reaching open spaces and sheltered areas typically unreachable by traditional insecticides or DIY flea bombs.
- With a satisfaction guarantee, you can rest assured knowing our pest control has you covered against fleas and ticks.
With specialized liquid applications like our Insect Growth Regulator that disrupts pest life cycles, we can easily treat potential and current breeding grounds. Our flea and tick control will protect you and your home quickly and efficiently.
Quality Service With Unmatched Results
When it comes to helping your property put its best foot forward, no one is as dedicated to getting the job done right more than our team at Blades of Green. The biggest component of our process is your satisfaction, which is why we include our customers every step of the way to ensure you’re left with a flourishing yard you can look forward to coming home to. In addition, we believe in keeping your family, pets, and the environment safe from harmful chemicals during our entire process. That’s why every one of our lawn treatments is approved by the EPA and hand-selected to improve the quality of your soil. You deserve a lusciously green lawn you can enjoy showing off.
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Service Areas in Maryland & Northern Virginia
- Accokeek, MD
- Annapolis, MD
- Annapolis Junction, MD
- Anne Arundel County, MD
- , MD
- Arnold, MD
- Baltimore County, MD
- Barstow, MD
- Bel Alton, MD
- Benedict, MD
- Bethesda, MD
- Bowie, MD
- Boyds, MD
- Broomes Island, MD
- Bryans Road, MD
- California, MD
- Calvert County, MD
- Carrol County, MD
- Charles County, MD
- Chesapeake Beach, MD
- Chevy Chase, MD
- Churchton, MD
- Clarksburg, MD
- Clinton, MD
- College Park, MD
- Columbia, MD
- Crofton, MD
- Crownsville, MD
- Davidsonville, MD
- Dowell, MD
- Dunkirk, MD
- Edgewater, MD
- Ellicott City, MD
- Fort Washington, MD
- Gaithersburg, MD
- Gibson Island, MD
- Glen Burnie, MD
- Glenn Dale, MD
- Great Mills, MD
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