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CLOSED Giveaway: A Father’s Day Giveaway: TruGreen

It’s that time of year.  The one where Dad tries his best to have the greenest yard on the street!  It’s the fight for bragging rights!

Courtesy of TruGreen

But the truth is, after an incredibly hot summer in 2010, followed by the ice and snow storms we received this past winter, many are probably noticing that our lawns and plants have not recovered from the extremes & harsh weather.  And unfortunately, many of our lawns and plants will have the side effects of a weakened state such as dead leaves & branches or high chances of weeds like bluegrass.

Fortunately, there’s good news.  TruGreen, the nation’s largest professional lawn care service, provides the tools and services to bring your yard back to the green it should be. Services include:

  • Healthy Lawn Analysis
  • Weed Control
  • Fertilization
  • Aeration & Seeding
  • Targeted Insect Control
  • pH & Soil Quality Checks
  • Disease Control
  • And even Organic Solutions

And there’s always a few things you can do on your own.  TruGreen offers these tips to prepare your yard for the summer:

  1. Clear dead leaves & debris to give room for new growth.
  2. Prune dead branches from trees & shrubs.
  3. Apply mulch around plants to help hold in moisture and prevent weeds in landscape beds.
  4. To ensure healthy turf, be sure to mow your lawn at the correct height & always use a sharp blade to prevent tearing of the leaf blades.
  5. Use fertilizer to encourage lawn, tree, and shrub growth after a challenging winter.
  6. Water your lawn one to two inches a week and be careful not to over water, which can lead to disease activity.  Make sure to follow water restrictions.

But, what’s better than doing all the work yourself?  And what’s better than paying for it?  WINNING Something Of Course!!

TruGreen is currently hosting a national sweepstakes with several awesome prizes.

But your chances for winner are probably better right here!!

The Giveaway:

A TruGreen Treatment Voucher, valued at $125

To Enter:

Simply tell us who works to get the yard green at your house.  Is it Dad?  Does Mom love the yard work instead?  Or do you already use a service like TruGreen?

For Additional Entries (please leave a separate comment for each entry):

  • Like Cumming Local (if you already Like us, that counts too … just let us know).
  • Give this post a “Thumbs Up” – you’ll see the the “thumbs up” button at the top of this post, simply click it!

Giveaway will close Monday, June 13th at midnight.  Winner will be selected via Random.Org and winner will be notified via email.  Voucher is only accepted where service is available.  This Giveaway is being administered in Cumming, GA which has TruGreen service.  To confirm service in your area, please check the TruGreen website.

Disclosure:  While this giveaway is being promoted on Facebook, it is in no way associated with, sponsored, endorsed or administered by Facebook.  By entering this giveaway, you acknowledge this and release Facebook from any responsibility of such.  Furthermore, you acknowledge that any information provided for entry is being provided to Cumming Local and not to Facebook.

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Comments

  1. Sunny Williams says:

    My hubby works hard on the yard to get it green! But we can use all the help we can get!!

  2. Angela Howell says:

    Our lawn is a family affair although my husband does most of the work. My boys help with watering and sometimes mowing/fertilizing under Dad’s supervision.

  3. Schmidty says:

    I do all of my yard work (trimming, fertilizing, watering, planting) and I really enjoy it, always have. :)

    (Oh, and I am Mom) :)

  4. Schmidty says:

    I liked Cumming Local’s facebook page.

  5. Schmidty says:

    I liked this post above.

  6. Carrie T says:

    I would love to win this for my husband, who does all the yard work and needs a break! thanks!

  7. Carrie T says:

    I like cumming local on FB too.. thanks!

  8. Carrie T says:

    I have liked this post too! Thanks!

  9. Kristin says:

    My husband (the dad to be!) is definitely the one who keeps our yard in good shape, but I would LOVE to win this for him!

  10. Kristin says:

    I “like” Cumming Local!

  11. Kristin says:

    I “liked” this post!

  12. Lauren McAfee says:

    My husband is our yard man! We could use a little extra help though!

  13. My husband does all the work on our yard. I’d love to win him a break :)

  14. I “liked” this post

  15. I follow you on Facebook and twitter :)

  16. joseph gersch says:

    my dad is the green thumb

  17. Tabitha says:

    I liked this page.

  18. Tabitha says:

    I am a fan on facebook (and I also follow you on Twitter)!

  19. Tabitha says:

    My fiancée is the one who keeps up with the yard for us (at his mom’s house, too!). We just bought a new house (well, we close at the beginning of next month), and we need to get the yard in tip-top shape there now. While my fiancée is excited about the possibilities with that yard, he could use some help. Unfortunately, our son isn’t old enough to help out yet (almost a year!), so it would be AWESOME if we won this! :)

  20. Karyn Hughes says:

    Definitely my husband. I know nothing of green stuff! He actually goes outside daily and inspects the lawn looking for weeds and stuff. We actually use TruGreen!

  21. Karyn Hughes says:

    I follow you!

  22. Karyn Hughes says:

    gave you a thumbs=up!

  23. Mikaela says:

    My husband does all of the yardwork. He is amazing but we just bought our house and it was empty for months and months, so the yard needs more love than we know how to give it!

  24. Mikaela says:

    I already like Cumming Local.

  25. Christine Pendleton says:

    Green yard….it’s a joint effort, kids included! Would love the help though!

  26. Sherry says:

    We use TruGreen and would love to have a gift certificate!!

  27. Dad is definitely the one to keep the yard green!

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