Spraying Options to Eliminate Lyme Disease Threats

With the incidence of Lyme disease as well as other tick-borne disease issues increasing, taking steps to mitigate the threats is also a necessity. To understand the Lyme disease threat and how to combat it, homeowners need to understand the disease and how it's spread. Once homeowners have a grasp of the issues involved, it's much easier to determine a course of action to minimize the potential for encountering the ticks that spread Lyme disease. What Is Lyme Disease? The
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Organic Mosquito Control for Your Yard

Massachusetts and Rhode Island homeowners typically enjoy the region's warm-weather months and want to spend as much time as possible outdoors. However, Mother Nature doesn't always cooperate, with mosquito infestations common throughout the area. Mosquito bites can make using your yard very unpleasant. In recent years the increases in rates of mosquito-born illnesses, (like EEE, Zika Virus, and West-Nile Virus), have also made them a legitimate health threat. Homeowners have their own set of defenses available to keep mosquitoes at
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Different Methods for Controlling Gypsy Moths

Gypsy moths need to be of concern to any property owner. This little insect is capable of decimating a forest in a short period of time, thanks to his or her ferocious appetite. When outbreaks occur these insects feast on most types of trees for a period of two to three months. In 2016, Massachusetts saw Gypsy Moths responsible for 350,000 acres being defoliated; areas of Rhode Island were hit even harder. This caused severe stress on trees that then
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Hydroseeding is the Best Solution for Winter-Damaged Lawns

Spring is always welcomed happily when it arrives but, unfortunately, that joy is frequently dimmed when winter lawn damage is revealed. Voles and moles tunnel through snow and feed on the grass and roots beneath. Fungal diseases like snow mold grow under the snow and kill the grass. Crown hydration, when plant cells rupture due to extreme temperature fluctuations, is common. Even the products used to eliminate ice from driveways and paths can contribute to the destruction. Repairing a patchy
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Take Control: Go Green With Organic Lawn Care

With the increasing emphasis currently placed on going green, one area people continue to have issues with is lawn care. While homeowners have made great strides in reducing the amount of waste generated, the majority of people lack the necessary knowledge or ability to kick the pesticide and herbicide habits we grew up with. At Simply Safer Premium Lawn Care, we've developed strategies to keep lawns beautiful while, at the same time, practicing environmentally-sound practices. Our team introduces area clients
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