Service Area: Fredericksburg, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Ladysmith and surrounding areas

Grass Roots May Newsletter

So far this Spring has been cooler than normal. The cooler temperatures and rainfall have been good for the grass and the beautiful blooming trees and plants. Now is a perfect time to step outside and enjoy your yard. Mulch Application  Mulch is an important and...

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A message for our customers concerning COVID-19

A Message for our Customers Dear Grass Roots Customers, During this time of uncertainty related to the COVID-19 pandemic we want you to know that the health and safety of our employees and customers is our top priority. Because of the rapidly evolving situation we are...

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Grass Roots March Newsletter

Its Time to "Spring Forward" to a Beautiful Lawn Spring is almost here. Many people, including us, are looking forward to getting outside and sprucing up the yard. It is a great time to perform the lawn and garden tasks that will have you on your way to a beautiful...

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Grass Roots February Newsletter

We are going through a cold spell right now but overall we have had an unseasonably mild winter so far. Many of you are happy with the warmer temperatures but some of you are like us and anxiously waiting for our first good snowfall. Winter Outlooks from 4 local news...

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Grass Roots January Newsletter

Happy New Year! 2020 - A new beginning, the start of a new year and a new decade. Did you make a New Year’s Resolution?  We didn’t make a resolution this year, but we did set a goal to improve the customer experience for you. We value you as our customer and are...

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Grass Roots December Newsletter

Time seems to be flying by. It’s hard to believe that December is already here and the holidays are coming up quickly. Before you get caught up in the festivities, there are a few lawn and garden chores you should do before winter. Watering The last tool you should...

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Fall Leaf Removal & Lasagna Gardening

Fall Leaf Removal Fall leaves are beautiful on your trees, not so much on your lawn. Aesthetics aside, a thick layer of un-shredded leaves left on top of your grass over the winter can cause problems for the health and growth of your lawn. They become an impenetrable,...

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Mowing your Tall Fescue Lawn

Most of the lawns in the Stafford, Spotsylvania, and Fredericksburg area are tall fescue grass. Tall fescue is a cool season grass. It grows well in the cooler weather of fall and spring. Optimum growth occurs at temperatures between 65° – 80°. Growth slows or stops...

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Spring Yard Clean-up

This is the time of year to do some Spring Cleaning. Many of us enjoy deep cleaning our homes in the spring, letting in bright sunshine and fresh air after the cold, wet winter. Now is also a great time to Spring Clean your yard. The weather is warming up, the grass...

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September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month

Each year 15,000 children in the United States are diagnosed with cancer. This devastating diagnosis turns the entire family's world upside down. There are several Fredericksburg area organizations helping local families impacted by pediatric cancer and raising money...

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Gratitude

Gratitude

Welcome to our first blog post. We wanted our first topic to be about something important to us, something meaningful and from the heart. The subject is Gratitude. But first... a bit of history. We started Grass Roots Lawn and Landscaping about 10 years ago. It was an...

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