Bedford Weed Control

Weeds can destroy not only driveways but lawns, bushes….and your reputation!

Get in touch about our weed control services today!

Bedford Weed Control Services

Our Bedford weed control / spraying experts are equipped with the latest tools and chemicals to keep your property permanently weed free…keeping people coming to your door.

Spraying weeds in a residential setting involves a few key steps to ensure effectiveness and safety. Here’s a guide to our approach:

1. Identify the Weeds

  • Determine the types of weeds you’re dealing with. This helps in selecting the appropriate herbicide.

2. Choose the Right Herbicide

  • Selective Herbicides: Target specific weeds without harming the grass or desired plants.
  • Non-Selective Herbicides: Kill all vegetation and are suitable for areas where no plants are desired (e.g., driveways, patios).
  • Pre-emergent Herbicides: Prevent weeds from germinating.
  • Post-emergent Herbicides: Kill existing weeds.

3. Prepare the Area

  • Clear the area of debris and mow the lawn if necessary to allow better contact with the weeds.
  • Water the area lightly if the soil is dry, as some herbicides work better on slightly moist soil.

4. Apply the Herbicide

  • Apply the herbicide on a calm day to avoid drift to other plants.
  • Spray early in the morning or late in the afternoon to reduce evaporation and increase absorption.
  • Avoid watering the area for at least 24 hours after application unless specified otherwise on the label.

5. Safety Precautions

  • Wear protective clothing, including gloves, long sleeves, pants, and eye protection.
  • Keep children and pets away from the treated area until it is safe to return, as indicated on the product label.
  • Wash your hands and any equipment used after application.

6. Post-Application Care

  • Monitor the area for weed die-off, which can take a few days to a few weeks.
  • Reapply if necessary, following the guidelines on the product label regarding the timing and frequency of applications.

All Our Chemicals Are Pet Friendly!!

Picture of a dalmation with a surprised look on it's face!
Picture of a cat looking like it's saying thank you!