Waterlogged Lawn: How To Avoid and Fix

Despite a long winter and several April blizzards, spring is right around the corner–even in Winnipeg.  And when all that snow melts and the grass in your front yard starts to show again, you’ll be ready to get out the patio furniture, light up the barbecue, and let the kids run around barefoot.  Until…squish.  You step onto the front lawn …

How & Why Your Grass Died Over Winter

For some, lawn care is a big deal. When winter comes to an end, your grass may look like it’s gone through the wringer. Looking dead, discoloured, patchy, and unkempt, it can be a long road to get it back to health. No matter how hard you might try, the “winter kill” will often leave you with brown patches and …

Tips To Prevent Winter-Related Damages To Your Lawn

Winnipeg winters are rough. We can get so much snow and frigidity it can lead to dead and patchy lawns when the snow and ice melt. It is not an attractive look.  Luckily, there are various ways in which you can prevent your lawn from winter-related damage. We’ll go through some tips that are useful to ensure the damage won’t …

Lawn Care Trends 2022

Are you interested in keeping your outdoor space vibrant and healthy this upcoming season? You might need to research the lawn care trends for 2022 to make sure that you are getting the most out of your yard. Cleanr Property Maintenance has great options for maintaining the quality of your lawn and keeping it healthy all year long.   Here …

How To Repair A Dog-Damaged Lawn

Do you have an issue in your backyard as a result of your dog? Many homeowners find that their lawns look irreparably damaged after allowing their canine companion to spend their days outside. While digging holes can certainly be a problem, the more pressing concern is often bare patches, known as burn spots, caused by dog urine.    If you …

5 Easy Tips To Keep Your Grass Greener This Summer

You want to keep a healthy looking lawn year round, but how do you keep it looking fresh and healthy under extreme heat conditions? Summertime poses a problem for homeowners who struggle to keep their yard from turning brown in the midst of a drought or scorching heat. Fortunately, there are a few things you can do to help improve …

Dandelion Season

As children, many of us thought dandelions were beautiful. We were delighted when summer arrived and they popped up in backyards, playgrounds, and boulevards. Dandelions start populating lawns from the end of spring to the start of summer (May-July). Some people harvest these healthy, bitter greens to use in soups, salads, and stir-fries—they can even be used to make dandelion …

Can A Brown Lawn Be Saved?

You’re proud of the business that you’ve built, but a brown lawn doesn’t send that message. Summer is almost here, and you’re ready to spruce up the appearance of your business. However, that’s tough to do when your lawn is faded and patchy.  Should you start from scratch, or can your lawn recover with a bit of TLC? When something …

Commercial Lawn Care Checklist For Spring

When you visit a commercial property, you probably expect a reasonably well-maintained yard. If the lawn is full of bare spots, weeds, and overgrown grass, it won’t create a good first impression. In fact, it may cause you to think less of their company. The appearance of your property represents how you do business. A lawn that’s taken care of …

Spring Lawn Care: What To Expect After The Snow Melts

You’ve waited all winter for it, but it’s finally here. Spring is just around the corner, and you can’t wait until you can leave the house without 5 layers of clothing.  But as the snow melts and reveals the lawn underneath, you may be…a little disappointed at what you see. Patches of dead grass, salt damage, and even mould might …