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How to use a weedeater

How to use a weedeater
A finishing touch to any lawn mow is weed eating. A weed eater is an effective tool to access areas where your lawn more cannot reach. Fence lines, paths, and tree trunks are just some of the areas that a weed eater can come in handy for.  A weed eater is a piece of lawn equipment that uses a nylon string spun at high speed and as a result, cuts through the long grass. It is important to make sure the cord is tense for best results.  When using a we...

RENOVATING YOUR GARDEN – HOW TO MANAGE THE RENOVATION AND RUBBISH

RENOVATING YOUR GARDEN – HOW TO MANAGE THE RENOVATION AND RUBBISH
Having the perfect garden design is typically a LONG process of trial and error. And you’ve probably already discovered that, which is why you’re now planning to renovate it. THE ULTIMATE TRICK TO GARDEN MAKEOVERS – WORKS FOR BOTH SMALL AND LARGE GARDENS. You don’t need to have a big garden to reap the rewards of gardening. Many Aussies actually prefer smaller gardens because they are easier to manage. If you can’t truly spend a lot of time taking c...

Autumn Checklist for Yard and Lawn

Autumn Checklist for Yard and Lawn
If you’re dreaming of walking barefooted through a thick green lawn in spring, you must care for it in Autumn. Here is the autumn checklist for your yard and lawn. Autumn lawn care doesn’t have to be complicated and makes the difference between having a healthy green lawn or a patchy brown one come springtime. This checklist of basic Autumn lawn care steps will help make sure you’ll start spring with a flourishing, healthy lawn. Keep...

Grass Grubs and how to identify if you have them!

Grass Grubs and how to identify if you have them!
Grass Grubs (Costelytra zealandica) are considered New Zealand’s major pasture & lawn pest and are found throughout the country. Eggs from the grub are laid in the soil during the spring/summer months and hatch about two weeks later. The larvae feed on the roots of the grass and can grow up to about 20-25 mm long. Infested grass turns yellow/brown and dies leaving dead patches in your lawn and pastures. A close examination of these patches will sho...

Autumn Lawn Care

Autumn Lawn Care
Autumn Lawn Care From the everchanging colour scheme, the warm days and snuggly nights to the dropping of old growth to make way for the new. Autumn is a beautiful season. It is also a great time to look at your lawn. After a summer full of lots of sun and less rain, our grass can tend to look on the browner side of healthy. Here are a few simple steps you can apply to your lawn and bring it back to its lush green ways before Winter sets in. K...

Commercial Lawn & Gardening work.

Commercial Lawn & Gardening work.
As a lawn mowing and garden maintenance franchise brand, Lawn Rite does alot of residential work. You may be surprised to know that Lawn Rite does a huge amount of commercial, and industrial clients. What you might be surprised about is the type of clients that Lawn Rite has and the type of complexes Lawn Rite maintains. Just in the past few weeks, we have completed works for companies such as Waste Management, Regional Councils, Daycare Centres, and ...

7 Tips for a healthy lawn.

7 Tips for a healthy lawn.
1. Remove weeds, thatch and moss These pesky items can prevent growth by blocking air and nutrients from getting to the roots. Weeds These can appear anywhere as there are so many ways they can be brought into the garden, by birds flying over, pets and other animals roaming across the grass or even on your clothing and footwear. Lawn weeds can grow as either seed heads or flowers, with a wide variety of types that are common in lawns....

Satisfied Customers in Mt Wellington Auckland

This past week, John a Lawn Rite franchisee who services Mt Wellington completed a lawn mowing job for a first-time client. The client was so impressed she made the effort to call our head office and asked to speak to the owner of Lawn Rite " Troy Hillard". The client wanted to express how happy she was with the job that John had done but also the quality of the service and communication she received. THE Owner of Lawn Rite Troy said, " it's a...

Lawn Rite Launches Cambridge Franchise.

Lawn Rite Launches Cambridge Franchise.
Lawn Rite New Zealand is around to inform everyone that it will be launching a new lawn mowing and garden care franchise within the Cambridge Waikato area in February 2021. The franchisee will be owned and operated by Gert Botha, Gert has many years experience in dairy farming and agricultural contracting around the Cambridge area. Gert will be operating a franchise that will offering the following services. Residential Lawn Mowing ServiceComm...

Lawn Rite New Hamilton Franchise Starts

Lawn Rite New Hamilton Franchise Starts
Lawn Rite has seen rapid growth throughout 2020 with many new franchises joining the brand. Now with 2021 just two weeks old, Lawn Rite is launching the first of many new franchises this year. The first franchise to start in 2021 will be a Hamilton-based franchise. The new franchisee is Simon who is an exceptional young man who has come from a career in customer service & retail. With a young family behind him, Simon is eager and ready to hit ...