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Austin, TX, Water

Which Austin ZIP Codes Use the Most Water?

From 2004 through 2011, residential customers in Austin annually tapped enough water for lawns and other outdoor irrigation to fill roughly 8,600 Olympic-size swimming pools. To be precise, that adds up to an annual average of 5,879,032,288 gallons, according to a study by the Texas Water Development Board. Drilling down […]

Austin, TX, General Lawn Care

What Is Organic Fertilizer?

It’s not secret that fertilizer is key to a great lawn. It feeds soil the essential nutrients and balances out its chemicals in order to maximize its health and looks. Experts recommend that you fertilize 4-8 times per year, depending on your grass type. But there are many choices to […]