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Lawn Care
 
 

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Save money on thatching and other lawn services you can't do for yourself by asking neighbors for references.  When you call the company, ask them if they will be in your neighborhood and will also do your lawn for a discounted, thrift friendly price.  If that doesn't work, ask about upcoming sales, coupons, or maintenance programs.

 

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Here are some more frugal tips to save money on lawn care.

 

- Keep your grass longer in the summer.  It will help keep moisture in the soil and you will need to water less.
 
- Keep the blades sharp on your mower.  Dull blades tear up grass and cause disease.
 
- Never cut more than half the length of the grass at one time or you will shock the grass.
 
- Water your lawn 1-inch deep twice a week.
 
- Remove moss if it is a problem in your area.
 
- Read up on the fertilizers and other care for your particular variety of grass.
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tightwad Tidbits

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A - Frugal Tips: Acne - Automobiles

 

B - Frugal Tips:  Babies - Buttons

 

C - Frugal Tips: Cakes - Cutting Boards

 

D - Frugal Tips:  Dandruff - Dryers

 

E - Frugal Tips:  Eating Out - Eyeliner

 

F - Frugal Tips:  Fabric - Furniture

 

G- Frugal Tips:  Garage Sales - Groceries

 

H - Frugal Tips:  Hair Humidifiers

 

I - Frugal Tips:  Ice - Ironing

 

J - Frugal Tips:  Jars - Junk Mail

 

K - Frugal Tips:  Ketchup - Kitchen Pot Hangers

 

L - Frugal Tips:  Ladders - Lotions

 

M - Frugal Tips:  Mac and Cheese - Mushrooms

 

N - Frugal Tips:  Nail Polish - Nuts

 

O - Frugal Tips: Oatmeal - Ovens

 

P - Frugal Tips: Paint - Pumpkins

 

Q - Frugal Tips: Quiche - Quilting

 

R - Frugal Tips: Radishes - Rubbing Alcohol

 

S - Frugal Tips: Sales - Sweetened Condensed Milk

 

T - Frugal Tips: Tablecloths - TV Dinners

 

U - Frugal Tips: Upholstery Fabric - Utilities

 

V - Frugal Tips: Vacations - Vinyl Tablecloths

 

W - Frugal Tips: Wallpaper - Wreaths

 

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