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Outdoor Family Activities

Cooler days and nights means it’s time to hibernate for the next several months until spring arrives, right? Not if Weed Man has anything to say about it! We want you to keep active and make the most of our changing landscapes as the season transitions from summer to fall, and then again from fall to winter. Teach the kids to appreciate the beauty of our natural surroundings while getting a great full-body workout in the process! ... Read Moreabout Outdoor Family Activities

Weed Man Elgin Sponsors Local Community Team

Weed Man's network of locally owned and operated franchisees have always shown a dedication to assisting with local community outreach initiatives, school projects, hiring locally, and beautifying neighborhood green spaces.... Read Moreabout Weed Man Elgin Sponsors Local Community Team

Dormancy – What Happens to Your Turf When it Goes to Sleep?

With the winter season slowly creeping upon us, your lawn may start to look brown; but don’t fret! If you care for your lawn while it’s dormant in the colder seasons, it will thank you later. The change in temperature often brings grass out of dormancy naturally.... Read Moreabout Dormancy – What Happens to Your Turf When it Goes to Sleep?

Putting Your Lawn to Sleep

It may be downright frosty outside, but don’t quit your lawn care routine just yet! Before your lawn tucks in for its long winter nap, help it get to sleep comfortably by practicing a little bit of late fall TLC. Your efforts now can help alleviate common winter stresses and ensure a quick green up come spring. ... Read Moreabout Putting Your Lawn to Sleep

Balancing the pH of Your Lawn

Do you remember sitting in high school chemistry class and thinking ‘why do we need to learn this? It will never be relevant in the real world.’ But, luckily for Mr. Proton, that chem class wasn’t a total waste of time, because balancing the pH level of your lawn is kind of important.... Read Moreabout Balancing the pH of Your Lawn

Turkey BBQ Recipes

As you’ve probably noticed, our forté is more on the lawn; but we like to eat too! So we’ve done our homework and put together some delicious Turkey BBQ Recipes, just in time for Thanksgiving.... Read Moreabout Turkey BBQ Recipes

The Negative Impacts of Your Weeds

While some weeds don’t cause much harm, others can be very destructive and can overtake an entire yard in some cases. Some weeds can also be harmful if consumed by your pets and your family; but Weed Man can help!... Read Moreabout The Negative Impacts of Your Weeds

The Science Behind Slow-Release Fertilizer

Weed Man programs are based on creating a healthy turf that minimizes problems later on; and a healthy turf is best maintained through a well-balanced fertilizer program.... Read Moreabout The Science Behind Slow-Release Fertilizer

The Soil Beneath Your Turf

In order to achieve a healthy lawn, you need healthy soil. Soil is the foundation of all plant health and plays a very important role in how nutrients are available to your turf. Weed Man can help by offering services like fertilization and aeration.... Read Moreabout The Soil Beneath Your Turf

Shop These 5 Essential Lawn & Garden Supplies

If you are planning on taking advantage of the sales, why not upgrade your current lawn and garden supplies? Weed Man has put together a list of essential supplies that should belong on your Black Friday shopping list.... Read Moreabout Shop These 5 Essential Lawn & Garden Supplies