Taking advantage of Alternative EarthCare’s Lawn Care Services is the only way to keep your lawn looking its best! Having proper lawn care is essential for magnifying the beauty of a home. Did you know that having a plush green lawn can even increase the value of your home when you go to sell?
Our customers are always receiving compliments from their neighbors and friends, asking them how they keep their lawns looking so healthy. The answer to any lawn growth problem or the desire to keep something beautiful is simple: Alternative EarthCare!
From the East End to Nassau County, and all of Suffolk, look to us for your lawn care service needs!
is always ready to serve you.
Why We Are The Best Choice for Lawn Care on Long Island
You can be sure our knowledgeable technicians will recommend the best treatment plan for you. Our deep understanding of Long Island’s natural soil conditions, as well as horticulture in general is the key to our success. That is why we obtain far superior results than those of our competitors.
Our Lawn Care Services offer solutions for a vast array of different soil conditions, which means not every lawn should be, or ever is, cared for the same way. We customize our services to meet the needs our your specific landscape, this includes the type of grass you have, the location of your home on the Island (ie. is your home near water, on a hill, etc. all of which determines the type of soil you have and how far down ground water is from the surface).
Why Soil Types of Long Island Matter For You
Do you know what kind of soil you have in your yard? Is it the same throughout? For instance, the most common soil type of the Hempstead plain of Long Island is Hempstead loam. The surface soil of Hempstead loam soil is a brown/black loam containing a small amount of sandy debris and white quartz gravel. The subsoil is a heavy yellow to reddish-yellow silt that is somewhat gravely. Because of its sandy and gravely subsoil it is well draining. However it’s main deficiency is lack of depth, which prevents the development of downward root systems.
So what does this mean for your lawn? When we come and do an evaluation we determine the soil type, type of grass, and note any particular problems you have experienced with particular bugs or issues of growth, disease, etc. With all of this knowledge we then develop a customized plan to service your lawn, creating and maintaining a beautiful landscape to surround your home.
What Products Do We Use On Your Lawn?
We provide our customer’s with superior products geared for Long Island soils that are applied at proper rates throughout the year. Whether it is an Organic program or Synthetic, our products are always of the highest quality and will yield the best results for your property`s specific needs!