Nutrite advice

How to Keep Unwanted Critters Out of the Yard?

The end of summer is the favourite time of the year for the small wildlife such as moles, groundhogs, skunks and raccoons, digging holes about your yard. Most of the time, critters are harmless to us; yet, they can wreak havoc on a green lawn groomed to health. In this article, let us share our […]

How To Care For Your Lawn While On Vacation

It’s vacation time! Whether you’re going away for one week or more, your lawn will definitely not be part of the trip! Since it might miss you during your absence, it is necessary to take some precautions to ensure its well-being during your time away. In this article, we share our best tips for a […]

Dandelions: Turning Residential Lawns Into a Carpet of Yellow

Spring is the time when many gratefully welcome the return of sunny days. This also marks the return of a yellow flower, same sunny colour, different welcome, the dandelion. Dandelions Everywhere Dandelion, from French dent de lion, is a sun loving perennial and earned its name from its notched leaves resembling the teeth of a […]

Crab-grass settled on your lawn?

What Is Crab-Grass? If you have been fighting off weeds for a while, you probably have already had the chance (or the misfortune) to get acquainted with crab-grass. Crab-grass is a highly invasive weed with a knack for residential lawns. Seed germination generally occurs at the end of spring and the weed spends the first […]

Seeds or Sod, Which is Best?

Whether you want to start a new lawn or repair a damaged lawn, it all boils down to the same question: should you sow seeds or lay sod? Although sowing seeds and cultivated sods are two effective ways to get a healthy, green lawn, each has their pros and cons.   Your Time, Your Money […]

6 Backyard Tasks You Must Add to Your To-do List Before the Winter

Whether you are ready to hear this or not, winter is coming our way. As naturally as you would for your car, your clothes—and your mind! —, your lawn needs to get ready for the cold season. Here are six maintenance tasks and preventive measures to maximize your chances of getting a healthy, green lawn […]

The Reason Why Fertilizing Your Lawn in the Fall Matters

Many consider fertilizing the lawn a spring task; however, it’s not the only time. Although, summer has come and gone and the lawn is about to go into dormancy, fall fertilizing is just as important, if not more than in the spring. In this article, our Nutrite Experts explain all you need to know about […]

The establishment of a new lawn

You have just completed the construction of your home and you want to cover your facade with grass? Here’s everything you need to know about planting a new lawn, the options available to you, what to do ??and most importantly, how to maintain it.

Bugs and white grubs

Learn more about the 2 most popular insects that ravage our lawns. You will learn in this video how to identify and what to do to treat your lawn and prevent damage.