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A lush lawn. A blemish-free front walk. Healthy garden plants that don't need to fight for their lives. These are things homeowners dream of.
But on the way toward turning those dreams into reality, most encounter a maddening obstacle—weeds.
The quick fix? Herbicide, also known as weed killer or weed preventer. Let's face it: weed killer makes it possible to do in a day what it would take weeks to achieve with manual weed-pulling. Trouble is, conventional weed killer formula often includes a controversial chemical—glyosphate.
Now, you may be wondering, "Is there a gentler way to win the war on weeds?" Fortunately, alternatives do exist. Read on for five top to-do's, techniques, and tips.