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Summer Watering Tips

Man, it’s hot outside. July and August are going to have some scorching temperatures, and your lawn is going to feel the heat. At MetroGreenscape, we want to make sure that you know how to water your lawn to keep it as healthy as possible during this time. Here are a few tips to keep in mind when watering your lawn this summer.

Your lawn needs to have at least 1”-1 ½” of water per week over a period of 2-3 waterings. Watering daily will cause your grass to have a shallow root system. Watering 2-3 times during the week will give your grass a deep root system which makes it stronger and more resistant to drought.

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Darin to Hike Kilimanjaro with Samaritan's Feet

Darin to Hike Kilimanjaro with Samaritan's Feet

This June, Darin will be heading to Tanzania to hike Mount Kilimanjaro. He will be going there with the Samaritan's Feet team who is celebrating 15 years of the impact of their charity. Since they were founded in 2003, Samaritan's Feet has helped distribute over 6.5 million pairs of shoes in 91 countries and 366 cities in the US. They firmly believe that people with shoes will be protected from cuts, diseases, and insects so they can go on to lead better, healthier lives.

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Darin Brockelbank Wins 2018 Mighty Oak Award

Darin Brockelbank Wins 2018 Mighty Oak Award

Darin Brockelbank of MetroGreenscape wins Jeffrey Scott's 2018 Mighty Oak Award

Charlotte, NC: Darin Brockelbank has been awarded Jeffrey Scott’s 2018 Mighty Oak, based on his performance as a business leader and outstanding achievements made by his landscape company.

This award was announced at Jeffrey Scott’s recent Leader’s Edge peer group meeting held across the USA and Canada. Criteria for winning this prestigious award are:

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Top Ten End of Summer Landscaping Tips

Top Ten End of Summer Landscaping Tips

Spring and fall remain full of landscaping tasks, but there are plenty of ways to spruce up your lawn and garden as the summer ends. Check out these easy and effective end of summer landscaping tips, designed to extend the season and keep your outdoor living area healthy and comfortable.

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Making a Pool The Focal Point of Your Landscape

Making a Pool The Focal Point of Your Landscape

Having a pool in your backyard is like having a giant magnet in your yard that draws in family and friends, which is one of the reasons many people choose to install one.

Pools Encourage Socializing

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