Resources

Information​​​​, tips, and tricks for keeping your property looking the best it can. 

4 Reasons Why Fall Clean-Up Is Important

4 Reasons Why Fall Clean-Up Is Important

Leaves are falling and the holiday season is right around the corner, which means that winter will be here before we know it. A fall clean-up will help prepare your lawn for the winter months ahead...

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Don’t Wait to Plan for Snow

Don’t Wait to Plan for Snow

The weather outside is beautiful and temperate, and it’s the perfect time of year for enjoying the gorgeous landscapes of Maryland. While snow might seem a long way away, now is the perfect time to...

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What You Should Know About Lawn Aeration

What You Should Know About Lawn Aeration

Children are back in school and October is right around the corner, but that doesn’t mean that it’s too late to aerate your lawn. September is one of the best times of the year to complete aeration,...

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5 Common Aeration and Overseeding Mistakes

5 Common Aeration and Overseeding Mistakes

All homeowners want to enjoy lawns that are thick, green and lush, but at the end of a long and hot summer, many lawns are compacted, patchy, brown and thin. Aeration and overseeding are two...

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Get Your Lawn in Great Shape

Get Your Lawn in Great Shape

Another year, another hot and humid summer for Maryland residents. If you’re like many homeowners, your lawn could use some TLC after a summer of walking across the lawn, hot summer days and not...

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Protecting Your Property from Storm Damage

Protecting Your Property from Storm Damage

Thunderstorm season is here for Maryland residents, which means it’s time to protect your property from the damage that can occur due to high winds and heavy rain. While many homeowners think of...

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4 Common Turf Care Myths

4 Common Turf Care Myths

Taking care of your commercial or residential lawn can be a big task. Unfortunately, many homeowners and businesses try to DIY things and end up with unfavorable results and occasionally permanent...

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The Many Benefits of Mulching

The Many Benefits of Mulching

Mulch is something that many homeowners and business owners know that they should apply every year, but many don’t understand exactly why it’s so important. Why is mulch such an important part of a...

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3 Lawn Care Mistakes that Businesses Make

3 Lawn Care Mistakes that Businesses Make

Hiring a professional lawn care service is one of the best ways to get top-notch results without needing to do it yourself, but many businesses make mistakes when hiring a commercial lawn care...

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4 Fun Spring Landscaping Ideas for 2021

4 Fun Spring Landscaping Ideas for 2021

As we all start enjoying the great outdoors and the weather warms up, it only makes sense that homeowners and business owners like you are interested in getting some landscaping done. What are some...

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All About Brood X

All About Brood X

It’s been 17 years since we last saw Brood X, the cicadas that emerge throughout Northern Virginia, Maryland and the District of Columbia. They are expected to be visible from mid-May through early...

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Spring Is Here!

Spring Is Here!

Now that the snow has melted and the weather is warming up, we are preparing for a busy spring helping businesses and homeowners with spring clean-ups and mulching tasks. If you are ready to enjoy...

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Does Ice Melt Damage Your Property?

Does Ice Melt Damage Your Property?

When snow is in the forecast, and there’s a chance of ice on the way, many homeowners and business owners grab bags of ice melt to prevent slippery conditions. However, depending on what you reach...

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Winter Landscaping Tips for Your Home

Winter Landscaping Tips for Your Home

Once the snow and ice from our latest storm melt, how will your landscape look? Even though we are in the midst of another cold Maryland winter, you should still take care of your landscape. How can...

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3 Common Snow Removal Myths

3 Common Snow Removal Myths

The snow is falling, which means that every business needs a good snow removal plan. JFC Grounds Maintenance works with businesses and properties of every size to provide skilled, fast snow removal...

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The Basics of ADA Compliant Snow Removal

The Basics of ADA Compliant Snow Removal

Commercial properties are subject to many considerations as a result of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This piece of legislation has worked to make the world more accessible for people...

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How to Prepare Your Lawn for Winter

How to Prepare Your Lawn for Winter

Just like the hot summer sun can wreak havoc on your lawn, the harsh winter winds and snow can also do damage. If you have not completed your winter yard preparations yet, now is the time to do so....

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Tackling Leaf Removal This December

Tackling Leaf Removal This December

Have you taken care of your fall clean-up tasks yet? December is your last chance to clean up your yard before snow starts falling in January. JFC Grounds Maintenance can help with leaf removal at...

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4 Fall Landscaping Tips for Your Home

4 Fall Landscaping Tips for Your Home

Gorgeous fall weather is here, which means that every homeowner deserves a gorgeous fall landscape to match! How can you get your home ready for trick-or-treaters and the holiday guests who will be...

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How Healthy Is Your Soil?

How Healthy Is Your Soil?

Your lawn is only as good as the soil that it is growing in, and low quality soil can lead to low quality turf. However, how can you tell if your commercial or residential landscape has good,...

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Why Your Grass Is Not Growing

Why Your Grass Is Not Growing

If you’re like many homeowners and commercial property owners, you know that nothing signifies summer like a lush, green lawn. Unfortunately, there are a variety of factors that can leave your lawn...

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4 Common Summer Lawn Mistakes

4 Common Summer Lawn Mistakes

Summer is here. How is your lawn doing? Whether you’re a commercial property or a homeowner, there are many common summer lawn mistakes that can lead to short-term patchiness or long-term damage. In...

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Time for a Spring Yard Clean-Up

Time for a Spring Yard Clean-Up

The COVID-19 epidemic has left many of us stuck at home, but being at home on the weekends does not mean you want to use your weekend time to do yard work! JFC Grounds Maintenance is here to help...

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3 Ways to Get a Greener Lawn this Summer

3 Ways to Get a Greener Lawn this Summer

Summer might seem far in the distance, but the way you treat your lawn this spring will have a dramatic effect on how it looks this summer. Green grass is what every homeowner and business owner...

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