How You Can Achieve a Less-Maintenance Lawn

While having a lush and patchless lawn is ideal, it’s also beneficial to have one that requires minimal maintenance so you can spend your time lounging and recharging outdoors, not weeding in the hot sun. At Manderley, we understand the value of a low-maintenance lawn that balances beauty and effort. Here are our top tips on how to turn your lawn into one that is easy on the eyes – and your schedule! Drought-Tolerant Sod

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How to Keep Your Summer Water Bill in Check

With the rising heat of summer too comes the rise of water bills across the country. Nobody wants to pay more for the usage of such an integral resource, but unfortunately we depend on it more throughout the summer to keep our properties looking lush and vibrant. However, there are workarounds that will help to reduce your water wastage and keep your budget balanced, without sacrificing the health of your greenspace:   Mow Your Lawn

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Boost Your Bottom Line this Fall with Fertilizer

With Fall around the corner, there is a great opportunity to add value for your customers while also putting more money in your pockets. This can be accomplished by adding-on Fall Formula Fertilizer to your clients’ orders. Fertilizing in the fall prepares and protects lawns against winter stress and damage, and beautiful lawns in the Spring make for happy customers all year long. Offering fall fertilizer is an easy way to add value for your

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Making the Right Sod Purchasing Decision

When landscaping with an aim of attaining a beautiful and vibrant lawn, it’s important to consider the right type of sod. A good, healthy sod behaves very much like a strong foundation on which to build your dream yard. At Manderley Turf Products, we offer three durable, reliable, and beautiful varieties of sod products that are sure to make your lawn more luscious and full than ever. Manderley Premium Sod (Eastern Canada-only) Carefully and meticulously grown

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Kick Start your Lawn this Spring with these Maintenance Musts!

Spring is here and your lawn will soon be waking up from its long winter’s nap. If you’re wondering how best to prepare your lawn for the growing season, wonder no more! Follow these simple steps and you’ll be well on your way to getting the results you desire in 2017! Step 1: Let your soil dry up

  • Don’t be in a hurry, wait until the soil dries out before you start working your
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Planning Your Spring Landscape Project? Manderley is here to help!

With the cold temperatures and snow still on the ground, Spring, and your upcoming landscaping projects, may seem a long way off. But can you believe we are only two Mondays away from the official start of Spring 2017. If your lawn is on your to-do list this year, now’s the time to start planning! Depending on whether you’re looking to replace your lawn, repair damaged areas or simply looking to strengthen and thicken it,

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Winterkill – How to repair the damage!

Cold weather lawn damage is a common problem for homeowners in colder climates. Winterkill can be visible in your lawn anywhere from small, isolated areas, all the way up to full-scale destruction. This unsightly and often unpreventable blemishing of your property can be brought on or worsened by any number of factors including ice, snow, snow mold and compacted soil. Mild winters with many rapid thaws and re-freezes are particularly likely to leave your lawn

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Minimize Salt Damage to Your Lawn this Winter

Rock salt is heavily used at this time of year to make roadways, driveways and sidewalks safer by helping melt ice buildup and provide traction. But it can also cause noticeable damage to your lawn. The most common rock salts are composed of Sodium Chloride (NaCl), which can have a detrimental impact when they leach into the soils bordering treated areas. High levels of this compound can result in severe damage to plants, often apparent

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Understanding Fertilizer

Taking care of your lawn is important if you want to be able to enjoy a functional, healthy green space. The key ingredients for getting the results you desire are sunlight, water and nutrients. While many lawns, especially those using drought tolerant grasses, can get by on the water and sunlight provided by nature alone, many residential soils are lacking in essential nutrients. Even healthier soils can develop nutrient deficiencies over time. That’s why it’s

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A Beautiful Lawn on a Busy Schedule

Life sure can be busy! After a long week of work, who really wants to spend a beautiful weekend doing chores – least of all lawn maintenance! Don’t fret! Here are some simple tips that can help you spend less time sweating and more time enjoying your beautiful lawn! Choose a size that’s right for you! Many people still prefer to fill much of their outdoor space with a grass lawn. After all, a well-maintained

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