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  • 14
  • Jan2021

Clean Air Lawn Care is a Top Franchise of 2021

Clean Air Lawn Care is a Top Franchise of 2021

What Makes Clean Air Lawn Care a Top Franchise? Franchise Business Review recently published its list of Top Franchises of 2021, and we’re proud to say that Clean Air Lawn Care made the list as a top franchise. But what exactly makes a top franchise? How does Franchise Business Review make their annual list, and […]

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  • 29
  • Dec2020

How to Grow Drought Resistant Grass

If you’ve been dealing with drought more often in recent years, you’re not alone. Unfortunately, increased drought and the expansion of dry areas in the United States don’t appear to be slowing down anytime soon. The good news is, there’s a way to make your lawn more drought-resistant. The key to a drought-resistant lawn is […]

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  • 07
  • May2019

Why is Organic Lawn Care So Important?

Why is Organic Lawn Care So Important?

Harmful pesticides and chemical fertilizers are prolific in the lawn care industry. They’re on shelves in garden and hardware stores, in tanks on the back of city trucks, and commonly used by all the conventional lawn services available to homeowners. Seeing (or smelling) chemical lawn pesticides and fertilizers is commonplace for most, and many people […]

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  • 17
  • Aug2017

The Dark Side of the Perfectly Manicured American Lawn:

The Dark Side of the Perfectly Manicured American Lawn:

Is It Giving You Cancer? Recently published in Readers Digest, by MCKAY JENKINS from the book CONTAMINATION “In the 1940s, botanist E. J. Kraus of the University of Chicago fed five and a half grams of pure 2,4-D to a cow every day for three months. The cow was fine, according to Kraus, as was her calf. Kraus said […]

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  • 17
  • Aug2017

Leaf Blowers: A Landscaper’s Testimony

Leaf Blowers: A Landscaper’s Testimony

Many landscape company owners are deeply concerned about the impact of gas-powered landscape maintenance activities on health and well-being of their workers and the public. In his letter to town council officials, Steve Antos, owner of Setauket Landscape Design speaks about the excessive use of gas leaf blowers and suggests the use of electric and […]

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