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Scotts 4 Step Review


At Green Lawn Fertilizing, we know not every household wants professional services to make their yard the best it can be, just like not everyone is prepared to DIY their way to a luscious lawn. Check out this pro and con list to see which might be best for you. If you do decide to take care of your lawn yourself, you’ll likely find Scotts is one of the top companies that provides homeowners with products they need to DIY their own lawns. They even have a 4 Step program of products to help you. Here’s what you need to know:

Scotts 4 Step Review

Step 1: Crabgrass Preventer Plus Lawn Food

Apply this product in the early spring to prevent crabgrass. On Amazon, it has approximately a 3-1/2 star review, while on the Scotts website it has a 4-1/2 star review.

Step 2: Weed Control Plus Lawn Food

Apply between April and June, at least six weeks after applying Step 1. This step kills many broadleaf weeds like dandelions and also feeds and nourishes the lawn. On the Scotts website and Amazon, it has approximately a 3-1/2 star review.

Step 3: Lawn Food with 2% Iron

Apply this product sometime between June and August. It is advertised as a mid-season boost, protecting your lawn against heat and drought. It earned 4.2 starts on the Scotts website and 4.5 from

Step 4: Fall Lawn Food

Step 4 should be applied six weeks after Step 3. It helps to prepare your lawn for winter, setting it up for springtime success. This product has 4.7 stars on the Scotts website and 3.5 from Amazon.

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