November 25, 2019
Fall tick control will help you keep ticks from making a home in your Essex, CT lawn.

Fall Tick Control: Tips to Keep Your Property Tick-Free

Here in Connecticut, we know all too well about the dangers of ticks. When it comes to mosquito and tick-borne illnesses, this has been a pretty bad year for Americans, especially in the North East. Unfortunately for us, the threat isn’t over when fall rolls around. In fact, fall can be a very active time as ticks begin searching for a host or home to for them to overwinter on or in. Here are a few things to keep in mind when it comes to fall tick control.
October 2, 2019

Fall Lawn Care Tips For Connecticut Lawns

Summer may be over but that doesn’t mean the joy of lawn maintenance has to come to an end. Fall offers a whole new host of opportunities to get creative with your yard and help it prepare for the cold months that lie ahead. You put a lot of work into your yard this year, don’t let it go to waste. Getting your yard ready for winter will help pull it through our long Connecticut winters and help it green up quickly in the spring.
September 5, 2019
Establishing a new lawn here in Groton, CT can be difficult, check out our guide to growing grass.

Hydroseeding Vs Sod Vs Seeding

Whether you have just moved into a brand new home with no grass or you just want to start from scratch, you want lush green grass and you want it fast. When it comes to starting a new lawn you have three choices: grass seed, sod, or hydroseeding.
August 16, 2019
Use aeration and over seeding to help your lawn stay healthy.

Aeration and Overseeding: The Homeowner’s Secret Weapon

Summertime in Connecticut means enjoying all the hard work we put into lawn care and our landscapes. Backyard barbecues, football games, and bonfires are great ways […]
July 17, 2019
These summer lawn care tips will get your Essex, CT lawn looking beautiful all year long.

Summer Lawn Care Tips from Colonel Landscaping

You spent plenty of hours getting your yard ready in the spring, but just because it’s summer doesn’t mean you can slack off now. There’s plenty […]
June 26, 2019
These DIY irrigation methods will help keep your Essex, CT lawn and garden watered without breaking the bank.

DIY Irrigation: 5 Inexpensive Irrigation System Ideas to Water Your Plants

Summer’s here and the heat is on. Your grass, flowers, and trees need to be watered regularly for them to perform at their best. But sprinkler […]
May 31, 2019
Choosing the best grass type for your lawn in East Lyme, CT

Tips For Choosing The Best Grass Type For A Beautiful Connecticut Lawn

We all dream of having a beautiful yard that will turn-heads, making our friends and neighbors jealous. Knowing where to start can be overwhelming. There’s just […]
April 30, 2019
Selecting the right grass type will enhance the beauty of your home in East Lyme, CT

Best Grass Types For Your Connecticut Lawn

Choosing the perfect grass seed for your lawn can be an overwhelming decision. Not knowing the differences between grass types or what types of grass will […]
April 1, 2019
prune tree in spring

Spring Landscape Tips

Dethatch Thatch is a layer of dead grass and other organic matter that collects under your grass. Too much of it can actually prevent water and […]
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