Bring the Outdoors Inside With Winter Bird Watching
Now that the cold air has set in and old man winter has come to visit, the skies get greyer here in Latrobe, PA, and the days get shorter. Don’t let the seasonal blues get you down. Keep the sounds and sights of nature alive in your own backyard by inviting and watching birds. You’ll be amazed at the variety of birds who visit your feeders and bring joy and sunlight to an otherwise gloomy season. Here are just a few tips on how you can go about attracting and helping birds survive.
Dive Into the Fascinating World of the Pennsylvania Cockroach
When you think of a cockroach, what comes to mind? Dirty, gross, disgusting, indestructible? While they might seem like vile creatures to you, they are more intelligent than you think. These bottom-feeding insects have adapted to Latrobe, Pennsylvania, in ways most other insects have not. Join us as we dive into the world of the cockroach and discover a few fascinating facts about this misunderstood creature. And then get perimeter pest control from the professionals at LawnRx.
Why Should You Care About Grubs?
Why should you care about grubs? Well first question you may be asking yourself is what is a grub? Isn’t that something you use to fish with? My answer would be a firm no; not this type of grub.
Do You Need Lawn Care Service in the Fall? You Bet!
As the temperatures drop and the days get shorter, it may seem like the perfect time to relax and stop caring for your lawn. Autumn, however, is the ideal time to prepare for spring. Take advantage of the cooler temperatures and improve your landscape with additional and new plants.
Enjoy Vibrant Fall Foliage On Your Own Property With These Four Trees
We are blessed in so many ways to live in the state of Pennsylvania, surrounded by picturesque mountains and clear, fresh bodies of water. Our trees turn brilliant shades of red, orange, yellow, and purple in the fall, painting our landscapes with color. If you want to enjoy this type of beauty on your lawn, here are a few of the best trees to plant to ensure a bright future for your Latrobe area property. Protect them and all your trees with tree and shrub care from the experts at LawnRx.
Heard of the Spotted Lanternfly yet? If You Live in PA, You Will
The Spotted Lanternfly is an economically damaging insect first discovered in the U.S. in 2014 in Berks County and has since spread to 34 counties, including Westmoreland. So what is this annoying creature, and what do I, as a business or homeowner living or working in the Latrobe area, need to know about it? We have your answers. We’ll help you identify, recognize and educate you on what to do when and if you spot this menace.
The Importance of Aeration & Overseeding
Aeration & Overseeding is an important part of your lawn care routine. This procedure has significant benefits and can be just the end-of-season boost that your lawn needs.
Does Your Latrobe Area Lawn Need Lime Treatment? Find Out Now!
If your Latrobe area lawn is experiencing weak growth, is consistently overrun with disease, insect infestations, or weeds, it may not just be heat stress. It may be time to think about having your soil tested for its pH levels and perhaps a lime treatment. The professionals at LawnRx can perform the soil analysis you need and determine if a lime application is right for you.
What is Apple Scab?
Check your apple and crabapple trees for Apple Scab disease and read more to learn about your available treatment options. LawnRx can help you keep your trees happy and healthy for years to come!