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Giving Back to the Community!

At LawnSavers, we believe it is of paramount importance to support worthy initiatives in our community and especially our country.   Charity starts at home, but our team is also our family.  Together we select several initiatives to contribute not only money, but our time and expertise to help make the world a bit better than we found it.

LawnSavers helps restore green to Toronto’s St. James ParkSome of the charities we have contributed to include:

 

 

LawnSavers supports the National Military Cemetery of the Canadian Forces

LawnSavers supports the National Military Cemetery of the Canadian Forces

Environmental Leadership

Safety & Our Environment

LawnSavers Plant Health Care is always striving to be at the forefront of Healthy lawn & tree care methods and technologies (and winning). Our Environmental Leadership has established and proven our reputation as ‘your’ company that delivers the results you expect, while protecting ‘our’ environment.  It’s not just “lip service”, It’s a professional organic Lawn Service!

Our lawn and trees service experts spend a large amount of time and money every year dedicated to researching and testing viable alternatives to traditional pesticides, and incorporate only those organic and natural options that pass high government and personal health & safety standards into our service menu. Natural doesn’t necessarily mean safe.

Most importantly we strongly believe in education, for ourselves, our customers, and the general public.

We have tons of research documents that we have carefully studied and encourage you to take the time to do your own homework too.

If you ever have any questions, please give us a call- we’ll be happy to provide you any information we have to help you make the right choices for your family, one you can be comfortable with based on facts.

Currently, LawnSavers has effective options for broad-leaf weed management, White Grub management, Chinch Bug Damage Control, and for the overall promotion of a GREEN & HEALTHY LAWN!

In addition, there are lots of options to manage pest levels in your trees and ornamental shrubs.

Check out our healthy lawn options by clicking here

Latest Product News

2015: Fall trials focuse on improved methods of applying our Fiesta® Weed Control havve shown a siginficcant inrease in results. Weed death has been slowed down to a small degree while allowing less re-growth, resulting in better overall weed control.

2014: Field trials have begun with a new granular, natural product called Phoma Macrostoma. Phoma Macrostoma is a naturally occuring fungus that has been in development for over 7 years.  It is a promising technology for weed control because it can be applied before weeds begin to be a problem or apllied after they are already growing.  Essentially, it prevents photosynthesis in the weed plant causing it to die.  Its most exciting benefit is that it does not require watering and can be applied virtually any time during the growing season.  An important additional benefit is that it is showing positive results at controlling hard to kill weed species like Violet, Plantain and Creeping Charlie.

LawnSavers is monitoring the efficacy of this new product and will begin including it in its regular program once registered and allowed for use in Ontario, subject to positive results of the field trials.

In May 2010, Fiesta was registered and classified as a Liquid Weed Control in Ontario.  LawnSavers was one of the first companies to use Fiesta and has developed a wealth of experience. Properly applied, along with a high quality fertilizing program, Fiesta can offer a true viable alternative to traditional chemical weed control products

Please visit the following sites for more information:

Links to information on the safe use of Lawn Care products

On May 16, 2008, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency (PMRA) concluded its re-evaluation of the popular herbicide 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid (2,4-D), finding that the herbicide can be used safely according to label directions for a variety of lawn, turf and agricultural applications.

In issuing the decision, the PMRA stated in its Information Note, “Health Canada also consulted an independent Science Advisory Panel comprised of government and university experts/researchers in toxicology, epidemiology and biology. The Panel agreed with Health Canada’s assessment that 2,4-D can be used safely when used according to label directions, with some uses requiring additional protective measures.”

Health Canada’s decision and other resources pertaining to 2,4-D may be found at:

Safety Decision for 2,4-D by Health Canada

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  • Coping with Covid Update: (updated 06/01/20)

    Hi Everyone, 

    I’m happy to share some good news during these crazy times. LawnSavers is servicing lawns in all areas as lawn care and pest control services that provide for lawn health are officially on the Provincial list of essential services due to the fact we can provide this service safely and with no personal contact!

    We do not expect any delay in our regular timing of applications (except from the brief wintry weather in May).  We put together an easy to read lawn care service timeline that you can use to know when to expect us for each scheduled service in your package. 

    I want to reassure you that in every decision we make around COVID-19, our number one priority remains the health and safety of our employees and customers.  Safety and honesty are our two most important core values.  We will continue to follow strict safety guidelines that ensure “zero touch”.  We will not let our guard down on exercising our safety protocols!

    Our office is open but with less staff in order to maintain safety protocols like social distancing.   Please note our phones are experiencing a high volume of calls and we know how much everyone hates being left on hold, so please leave us a message or email us at greatservice@lawnsavers.com  and we will get back to you in less than 24 hours.
    Please be patient with us, we will get back to you as fast as possible.
    You can also sign up for services on our website by clicking here.

    Thank you all for your understanding and patience during these challenging times. Our team works hard, so if you are met with our exceptional service from our technicians or office team members- please give them a thumbs up to make them smile or let me know through a quick email to feedback@lawnsavers.com

    We thank you for supporting our local, family-owned business of 30 years.
    We
     genuinely appreciate each and every one of you and promise that we will do our part to ensure our mutual safety and be on your lawn as soon as possible.  

    Thank you in advance,
    Kyle Tobin
    Chief Environmental Officer