Dirt & Turf, quality lawn care services for Howell, NJ since 2009.
Mowing & water will have just as much of an impact as the lawn care program itself.
Please mow at a minimum height of 3 inches. That does not refer to the setting on the lawn mower, instead the height of the grass blades after it is mowed. 3.5 inches is great and 4 inches is even better.
Soil type: Howell has sandy soil, which drains very well, but dries very quickly.
Suggested watering schedule: The recommended watering schedule for the town of Howell is 15-20 minutes per zone, everyday. Since the soil sandy, during extreme heat, lawns may have to be watered twice in one day. The 2nd watering would be 12 hours later.
*If sprinkler heads rotate a full circle, the duration may have to be increased.
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The Town Of Howell, New Jersey
Howell is located within Monmouth County, New Jersey. The town is 61.21 square miles and has just over 52,000 residents. Howell became a township in 1801 originally from parts of Shrewsbury. Later the town expanded from parts of Brick, Farmingdale, and Wall. The town is named after the third New Jersey Governor, Richard Howell, who served from 1794 – 1801.
Suburban Living with a touch of rural is what you will find in Howell today. Originally Howell was only a rural town. The biggest convenience for people is the number of popular retailers on route 9 in Howell. There are stores for hobbies, groceries, attire, everyday needs, home improvements, and more. The most popular shopping center is Howell Commons.
Howell has many lakes and rivers spread throughout the town. The most popular is the 1204-acre Manasquan Reservoir. This is a main water supply for not only Howell, but most of central New Jersey. The Reservoir can supply up to 30 million gallons of water every day! This water way is not all about work, it is also a park. People come from near and far to enjoy the beautiful outdoors here. There are five trails to hike, bike, or horseback ride. Plus, there is dock access for watercrafts and fishing. The visitors center offers updated information about the reservoir, restrooms, and a playground for children. A portion of the area is designated to wildlife reserve, to protect the wildlife.
The ever-growing home market has a lot to offer here. There are plenty of developments full of beautiful homes for families to flourish in. But Howell also offers plenty of open space for people who want to enjoy a little more seclusion at home. There are even farms spread throughout the town for a real rural living experience. With so many wonderful living options, picking your ideal location will be tough. But one thing that is guaranteed, you will have a lawn. Dirt and Turf has years of experience working with the different lawn types in Howell. Everyone wants a beautiful lawn but doing it yourself can be stressful. Let Dirt and Turf help! Our six-step program and a soil analysis are the best place to
start. We will identify any nutritional deficits in the soil and being fertilizing right away. That’s not all we offer. We also perform insect controls. Ticks and mosquitoes are not only annoying, but also dangerous to your health. Our Insect treatments are organic and safe for pets and people. Get a free quote instantly online or call the office for more details.