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Expert Lawn Care For Central New Jersey.

Expert Lawn Care for Central New Jersey.

Established in 2009, Dirt & Turf is a local, family owned lawn care company known for making beautiful lawns. We specialize in lawn care treatments using fertilizer, weed controls, and seed.

Established in 2009, Dirt & Turf is a local, family owned lawn care company known for making beautiful lawns. We specialize in lawn care treatments using fertilizer, weed controls, and seed.

Established in 2009, Dirt & Turf is a local, family owned lawn care company known for making beautiful lawns. We specialize in lawn care treatments using fertilizer, weed controls, and seed.

What Makes Us Different

Dirt & Turf was established in 2009 by Patrick Nitka, with experience dating back to 2002. We are located in Tinton Falls, NJ. Dirt & Turf offers lawn care services to Ocean, Monmouth, Middlesex, and Union Counties. Dirt & Turf specializes in lawn care treatments using fertilizer, weed controls, and seed.

  • Dirt & Turf knows your property.  One lawn technician will be dedicated to your yard.
  • Soil is university lab-tested to find out the necessities for a perfect lawn
  • Pelletized fertilizer is used, making our application easy to see
  • Top of the line products
  • Environmentally aware
  • Family owned and operated
  • Customer Service that you will love

Services We Provide


Optimizing Your Lawn Fertilizer Care for Lush Greenery
When it comes to achieving a vibrant and healthy lawn, strategic fertilizer care is essential. Begin by understanding your soil’s composition and the specific nutrient requirements of your grass type. Conduct a soil test to determine nutrient deficiencies and tailor your fertilizer application accordingly. Whether you opt for granular or liquid fertilizers, timing is crucial. Applying fertilizer during the growing season ensures that your grass absorbs nutrients effectively, promoting robust root development and lush greenery. By customizing your lawn fertilizer care based on your lawn’s unique needs, you’ll pave the way for a resilient and visually stunning outdoor space.

Unlocking the Secrets of Effective Lawn Fertilizer Application
Elevating your lawn care routine to new heights requires mastering the art of fertilizer application. Start by choosing a high-quality fertilizer blend with the right balance of nitrogen, phosphorus, and potassium. These essential nutrients play a pivotal role in promoting overall lawn health, root strength, and disease resistance. Precision is key during application – avoid over-fertilizing, as it can lead to environmental issues and damage your grass. Instead, follow recommended guidelines for application rates, and consider using a spreader for even distribution. With a meticulous approach to lawn fertilizer care, you’ll witness a noticeable improvement in the color, density, and resilience of your lawn.

Sustainable Lawn Fertilizer Practices for Environmental Harmony
As environmental consciousness grows, so does the importance of adopting sustainable lawn fertilizer care practices. Choose organic or slow-release fertilizers to reduce the risk of nutrient runoff and groundwater contamination. Embrace natural alternatives like compost, which not only enrich the soil but also contribute to long-term soil health. Additionally, consider the environmental impact of your fertilizer choices, opting for products with minimal chemical additives. By aligning your lawn care efforts with eco-friendly practices, you not only nurture a thriving lawn but also contribute to a healthier and more sustainable ecosystem. Make informed choices to strike a balance between a lush, green lawn and environmental harmony.

Eliminate weeds, improve lawn growth, and resist pests with the outstanding fertilizer program from Dirt & Turf, specifically made for New Jersey. Our team is dedicated to helping you get a beautiful lawn today!

Additional Services

Core Aeration + Seed + Fertilizer

Relieve stress on your lawn and increase air, water and nutrient exchange with core aeration from the experts at Dirt & Turf today! The amount of premium grass seed used will lead to a perfect lawn!

All Natural Insect & Mosquito Control

Create a beautiful atmosphere that is both comfortable and safe for you, your family, and your furry best friend. Dirt & Turf offers Natural Insect Control throughout New Jersey.

Lawn Disease Remediation

At Dirt & Turf, we diagnose and treat the most common lawn disease in New Jersey. We offer a preventative disease control program that we apply to your disease-prone lawn three times a year.

Weed Control Program

Dirt & Turf has created a specialized lawn care program that is built to help control weeds in New Jersey and at the same time, promote a thick lawn to help prevent them from returning.

Based on 157 reviews
John P
John P
Pat and his team exemplify everything you want in a service company; they are professional, very responsive and most importantly, they get results! 'Ive only been using Dirt and Turf for a few months and my lawn has been transformed from a baron, patchy mix of weeds and grass to no weeds and significant new grass growth. Im surprised how quickly D&T achieved these results. Pat is extremely knowledgable and knew exactly what my lawn needed and Im confident it's only going to get better from here. 100% recommend Pat and his team.
Ramprasad Kotagiri
Ramprasad Kotagiri
Happy to see positive outcome from the lawncare program. Weeds are gone and now i see only healthy green grass in my lawn!
Aniela Sullivan
Aniela Sullivan
Very responsive and courteous.
Jude Welsh
Jude Welsh
The program they provide for someone like me who struggles with keeping up a lawn is a no-brainer. I have neighbors are jealous of the way my lawn looks ALL season long whether wet or drought conditions my lawn remains green with minimal watering. Service is outstanding and environmentally safe.
Carole Masters
Carole Masters
We have had a very good lawn with no worries since using Dirt & Turf.
James Grenafege
James Grenafege
They have a five phase seasonal schedule that addresses weed and bug control that works for me. They offer other services, such as full lawn seeding, that I may use in the future. This is my fifth season with them and I am very satisfied with the results—lawn has improved each year.
Jamie M
Jamie M
I have been using Dirt and Turf for more than 10 years. My lawn looks great! They are very reliable and helpful.



Crabgrass Prevention with Fertilizer & Spot Weed Control


Fertilizer with Grub Control* & Weed Control


Crabgrass Prevention with Fertilizer & Spot Weed Control


Enhanced Lime with Humic Acid & Spot Weed Control


Fertilizer & Spot Weed Control


Winter Fertilizer & Spot Weed Control

Post-Treatment For Your NJ Lawncare.

All of our fertilizer is granular and needs water to activate. The fertilizer falls right down to the soil. It will not be a risk for children/dogs, and the lawn may be used shortly after the application. The fertilizer won’t even conflict with lawn mowing. Spot weed controls are used with a liquid. If any weeds are present, allow up to an hour to dry after treatment.

Lawn Care Service, Pest Control Service

Dirt & Turf is a local, family owned lawn care company, known for making beautiful lawns. Servicing Ocean, Monmouth, Middlesex and Union Counties. Dirt & Turf works with Rutgers Soil Testing Laboratory to analyze your soil to ensure results. Every property is different, know what your soil needs!

Check out some of our recent work around New Jersey, and read what your neighbors are saying in their reviews. This map is interactive – zoom in to view a smaller area, zoom out to see more jobs – then scroll down to see photos and details for each job on the map. All photos were taken at actual job sites.