Customer Comments

"Nice group of guys, they did what they said they would do and were fair priced."
- Mark Brooks

"Very satisfied with Great Outdoors, they told me what to expect with their project."
- Jerry Birdsall

"Hey Brad, just wanted to say thanks for turning our yard around. After many trials, we finally feel we have found someone that cares what he does and it shows when you look at our lawn."
- Tim Bach

"Great Customer Service and responds promptly throughout the season."
- Scott Retikis

"Thanks guys for being responsive and honest and following through on the work you do."
- Cindy Lynch

"Great Outdoors is dependable and when you watch them work, you know they care."
- Merideth Wilson

Our 6-Step Process

Great Outdoors Lawn and Landscape applicators are certified professionals who are licensed by the Iowa Department of Agriculture as pesticide applicators.  We complete continuing education seasonally, which are courses designed to keep us posted on the newest and most effective way to treat turf diseases and assist with keeping the lawn in its healthiest state.

 

About our chemical application program:

Our program consists of granular as well as chemical sprays to optimize the health of your lawn.  Broadleaf sprays control the common grassy weeds we have in the area (crabgrass, spurge, knotweed, and foxtail), as well as control broadleaf weeds (dandelions, clover, and thistle)  Our insecticide will assist to manage (white grubs, sod webworm and bill bug).

 

We Also Offer:

* Pest control around the perimeter of the house – (assists with keeping bugs from getting in your home)

* Flea and Tick Control

* Mole Control

* Treatment of turf fungus and Nutsedge, also known as Nut Grass

 

OUR 6 STEP PROGRAM

STEP 1:  GRANULAR FERTILIZER PLUS PRE-EMERGENT WEED CONTROL

* Assists with developing healthy roots, keeping your lawn green and is the first step to control broadleaf weeds and crabgrass   (applied after March 15)

 

STEP 2:  GRANULAR FERTILIZER PLUS PRE-EMERGENT WEED CONTROL PLUS SPOT SPRAY FOR WEED CONTROL

* This application will further control broadleaf weeds and will assist greatly with broadleaf weeds that   would arise in June and July.  We spot spray any weeds that may be present to further control and maintain a healthy lawn. (applied mid to late April)

 

STEP 3:  COMPLETE BROAD LEAF SPRAY

* A post emergent used to treat and kill broadleaf weeds on contact (applied late may through June)

 

STEP 4: GRUB CONTROL PLUS FERTILIZER  –  (PLUS SPOT SPRAY FOR WEEDS)

*This application will greatly control grubs and turf damaging insects, treatment is blended with a fertilizer to assist with maintaining growth and keeping your lawn looking green.  We also spot spray for any weeds that are present.  (applied in June and July)

 

STEP 5: FALL FERTILIZER PLUS PRE-EMERGENT – (PLUS SPOT SPRAY FOR WEEDS)

*This application assists in maintaining root structure and relieves stress on the root system, after the warm, wet summer period.  We spot spray any weeds present in order for your lawn to maintain optimal health. (applied mid to late September)

 

STEP 6: WINTERIZER – Promotes an early spring green- up, protects the lawn against winter kill and snow mold. (applied late October to early November)