VLOG: Topdressing a Zoysia Lawn with Comand Organic Soil

Topdressing with Lifesoil's Comand Turf Builder is a game cheaper for your lawn. It makes an amazing difference specifically for client's with poor soil quality for one of these reasons. The soil is available throughout the southeast, but it is formulated and we apply the topdressings locally in Gainesville, Florida lawns.

Builders sand: Your home was built within the past ten years and was built with primarily Archer fill dirt or builder's sand. As you heard in the video, Comand topdressing helps add moisture retention ability and nutrient uptaking capacity for the roots of your lawn.

Clay: Your lawn struggles to grow deep roots due to compacted clay soil. Aeration and  Comand lawn dressing will add some nutrients rich soil as well as non-compacting loose soil to begin to set roots into.

Soil Born Diseases: Soilborn Diseases in lawns can be reduced by removing the diseased soil and applying new organic compost to reduce the spread. This is not a cure, but an...

Worried about the new fertilizer restrictions in Alachua county?

Earlier this week, the Alachua county commision passed a new fertilizer ordinance restricting the use of nitrogen and phosphorous to 4 months per year. We’ve gotten some questions on this change and I wanted to take a moment to address some of those concerns.

The first question we’ve been hearing is, "how will you be able to care for my lawn with these new restrictions?" The answer is that we have been preparing for these possibilities for quite some time and our clients will experience very little change. 

Our lawn health program was set up several years ago to take a holistic approach to turf care, and avoid the overuse of nitrogen and phosphorous that other companies and individuals use. The sign we’ve been placing in our client’s lawns reads “Organic-Based Program," and has been for years prior to this political discussion.

One of the reasons I started this business in the green industry is my deep love of nature and the outdoors. My goal is to...