Rejuvenating Your Lawn for the Summer

Rejuvenating Your Lawn for the Summer A lush green lawn provides a cool respite in the heat of our Phoenix summers. Bermuda grass is the grass of choice for summer lawns. It can take the desert’s hottest weather if it has enough water. This type of grass goes dormant, turning…

Goodman’s Landscape Volunteer Work at Copperwood Elementary

Goodman’s Landscape Volunteer Work at Copperwood Elementary As a small landscaping company that was founded in Arizona in1984, we take pride in our local communities. Whenever possible, our employees enjoy giving a helping hand to those that need it both with our time and expertise.

How to Prevent Frost Damage in Phoenix Winters

How to Prevent Frost Damage in Phoenix Winters Most people in the Phoenix Metropolitan area do not pay much attention to cooler temperatures until they start to see damage in their landscape. This can be a costly error in judgment as severe cold damage can be mitigated by simply covering…

Happy Thanksgiving – Irrigation Part and Plant of the Month

Happy Thanksgiving – Irrigation Part and Plant of the Month With sincere thanks and deeply felt gratitude to all of our customers, everyone at Goodman’s Landscape Maintenance join in sending you and your family our wishes for a bountiful and very Happy Thanksgiving!

The Benefits of Lawn Aeration in Phoenix, AZ

The Benefits of Lawn Aeration in Phoenix, AZ Lawn aeration is the best way to facilitate gas/air exchange and water/nutrient absorption. Soil compaction and other soil conditions that occur naturally over time can make it hard for your lawn to thrive without periodic aeration.

What is Lawn Scalping and Thatch?

What is Lawn Scalping and Thatch? What is Lawn Scalping? In terms of preparing a lawn for overseeding, scalping is lowering the level of the Bermuda lawn to allow Rye seeds better access to soil and sun after it’s been spread. The best practice is to set the mower on…

Winter Lawn Overseeding in Phoenix, Arizona

Winter Lawn Overseeding in Phoenix, Arizona Arizona residents are lucky, unlike other parts of the country, you have a choice whether to keep your lawn green all year, or to let it go dormant. Most people do chose to keep it green. In addition to being more esthetically pleasing than…

Phoenix Landscape Maintenance To Do List for Month of June

Phoenix Landscape Maintenance To Do List for Month of June Turf / Grass / Lawn Plant Bermuda lawns during the active growing season, May through August Fertilize Bermuda grass lawns with Nitrogen each month beginning late April or early May according to the directions on the fertilizer package. Apply Iron…