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5 Steps to Get Your Lawn Ready for Spring

5 Steps to Get Your Lawn Ready for Spring

It’s never too early to think about preparing your lawn for the spring and, if you’re looking to be the envy of the neighborhood, there are several steps you can take to get that perfect lush green lawn once the cold weather is gone. Here are five tips from the lawn care experts at Green Acres Landscape. 1. Inspect For & Treat Snow Mold Snow mold can be difficult to treat and get rid of,...
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COVID-19: A Letter From Our President

COVID-19: A Letter From Our President

Greetings from the Kansky family and our co-workers at Green Acres Landscape. We share this process with each of you and continue to make efforts to find the good and make the best decisions. Most of what we do occurs outside. We build. We install. We maintain. We distance. We care. We will continue to serve you appropriately as we navigate daily information.  That means: Based on...
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Springtime Irrigation Checklist

Springtime Irrigation Checklist

Spring brings back life in everything around us. Flowers bloom, trees bud, grass grows, and the temperatures get warmer. With all that life comes a long checklist of lawncare improvements and repairs to make. This includes getting your irrigation system up and running to guarantee efficient water flow and energy bills. If you’re looking for advice on how to care for your system this spring, turn...
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Your Guide to Identifying and Treating Red Thread Fungus

Your Guide to Identifying and Treating Red Thread Fungus

Does your lawn contain patches of dying grass with a red or brown thread substance growing between the blades? If so, your lawn may be suffering from red thread fungus. Red thread is a turfgrass disease and usually occurs in lawns that are lacking sufficient nitrogen in the soil. It be an unsightly lawn disease, so at the first sign of this fungus, contact Green Acres Landscape to restore your...
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3 Benefits of Installing a Landscape Drainage System

3 Benefits of Installing a Landscape Drainage System

Are you constantly battling standing water in the low-lying areas of your lawn, or are you worried about erosion around the foundation of your home when it rains? Then let the team at Green Acres Landscape help you! We have a variety of landscaping and lawn drainage solutions that can help ease your mind, and leave you with lush, green grass and happy plants. If you’re still not convinced, we’ve...
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6 Plants to Keep in Your House This Winter

6 Plants to Keep in Your House This Winter

Winters in Oregon can be cold, wet, and dreary. While most of your outdoor landscaping may not stay green or bloom during these months, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy foliage all year round. Placing different houseplants in several rooms in your home has several advantages, but choosing the right ones can be tricky. The landscaping experts at Green Acres Landscape know exactly which plants...
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