As the last of the snow falls and Spring approaches, the trees start to turn green and the grass starts to peek through as the snow melts. As the ground begins to thaw and the temperatures rise, so does the potential for weeds and diseases that will ruin your beautiful Maryland lawn care. Late winter and early spring are the crucial times to utilize pre-emergent weed control treatment programs to protect your lawn, so you and your family can enjoy it all summer long.
Pre-emergent treatments are most effective throughout Frederick, Ellicott City, Mt. Airy, and Potomac before temperatures begin to average 50-60 degrees. Once the ground begins to thaw, weeds begin to germinate and bugs awake from their winter dormancy. Pre-emergent treatments ensure that your landscape is treated before weeds have the opportunity to emerge, and ruin your yard. This crucial step will guarantee your lawn has the best possible start come to the warm, sunny weather and is as enjoyable for your family as possible!
What Can Pre-Emergent Treatments do for Your Lawn?
Treating your lawn for weeds before they become a problem is the best way to ensure that you maximize your enjoyment all spring and summer long. In the Maryland region, common weeds not only offer up a visually displeasing addition to your yard but can destroy your healthy grass and plant beds by consuming their roots and using up all their water supply. Some of the worst offenders include:
- Crab Grass
- Annual Bluegrass
In order to keep your lawn looking it’s very best, it’s crucial to capitalize on this small window of time to prevent these weeds and bugs. Otherwise, you will easily find yourself treating them once they have already emerged, costing you much more time and money.
Royal Green’s Custom Pre-Emergent Treatments
We are the experts at fighting your worst weed nightmares. Our technicians are trained to determine just what treatments your lawn needs to stay healthy and green once summer comes. In addition to our primary lawn care program in central Frederick, we will also implement a pre-emergent treatment to ensure that you and your family enjoy your lawn all spring and summer long! Don’t wait until your landscape is full of weeds, find out how you can capitalize on this crucial window of time!