Custom Personalized Lawn Care Blog

November 16, 2020
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How to Prepare Your Lawn Equipment for the Winter

These step-by-step tips will ensure your equipment is stored and ready when spring arrives. It's important to properly maintain your lawn equipment to ensure longevity.
November 9, 2020

4 Ways Grubs Ruin Your Lawn

Learn about the four most common symptoms of a grub problem and what you can do to take back your lawn. Don't let grubs ruin your outdoor paradise!
October 26, 2020
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Five Scary Spiders That Will Have Your Skin Crawling

There are tons of spiders in Michigan, but only two are dangerous to humans. Learn about the five creepiest spiders in the mitten state and how you can identify them. Then protect your home from an invasion with a perimeter pest control program from the professionals at Custom Lawn Care.
October 12, 2020
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Will Core Aeration Give Your Michigan Lawn a Boost?

Learn about core aeration and how it can benefit your lawn after a hot summer of heat and excessive use. Custom Lawn & Garden can help you with all your fall lawn care.
September 21, 2020
ants on a house

Home Maintenance: Protecting Your Home From Fall Pests

As autumn nears, pests like stink bugs, boxelder bugs, and others will be looking for a place to overwinter. If your home is not properly maintained they could find their way into your home and end up spending the whole winter with you. Learn more and contact Custom Lawn Care for all your pest control needs.
September 8, 2020
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Composting Tips for Your Michigan Backyard

Looking to be more environmentally friendly? Backyard composting helps reduce the waste you and your family produce by putting it back to use as organic fertilizer. Learn the many methods of composting, or call Custom Lawns and talk to us about our organic fertilizer.
August 24, 2020
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Summertime Lawn Care

Summer lawn care is essential to making sure your grass remains strong and healthy during the most stressful time of the year. By following proper irrigation methods, controlling weeds, and properly timed fertilization you can help your lawn beat the heat. If you want to take the stress of lawn care off your plate then call the pros at Custom Personalized Lawn Care.
August 10, 2020

Controlling Mosquitoes in the Summer

Mosquitoes can be a nightmare in the summer. To help control the mosquito populations in your yard check your gutters for clogs, eliminate standing water, clean your pools and water features, use natural mosquito repellants, and make a mosquito trap. At Custom Personalized we can keep mosquitoes out of your yard all season long.
July 27, 2020
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Irrigation: How to Water Your Yard

This summer, we have seen many days above 90 degrees, and summer is only halfway through. Here in Michigan, we are familiar with how hot and […]
July 13, 2020
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Benefits of Using Organic Lawn Fertilizer

The Difference Between Traditional Synthetic Fertilizers and Organic Lawn Fertilizers Synthetic lawn fertilizers contain chemicals that are manufactured and contain one or more combinations of nitrogen, […]
June 29, 2020
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Most Dangerous Pests In Michigan

Michigan doesn’t usually conjure up images of dangerous animals like those of coastal states. Instead, Michigan is known for its freshwater lakes and the absence of […]
June 15, 2020
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Interesting Facts About Cockroaches

Crazy But True Facts About Cockroaches The nightmare of any homeowner, just the name “cockroach” is enough to instill fear in us. Cockroaches are just one […]