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Ask anyone who lives in Texas to describe the month of August. Chances are, they’re going to use words a fine family company like us might hesitate to print. It’s hot. It’s hotter than hot. It’s an instant farmer’s tan, fry an egg on the sidewalk, sweating in places you didn’t know you had, hot. […]

Irrigation Problems

As one of the Plano area’s premier landscaping companies, we understand manual sprinklers can be a chore. Keeping track of where and when and how much we have already watered is a luxury many of us simply don’t have. Besides that, sprinklers are flimsy. They get knocked over, moved, and your hose can only stretch […]


Q: What did Pink Panther say when he stepped on an ant? A: Dead ant, dead ant… Dead ant, dead ant, dead ant, dead ant, dead ant! Haha, that’s a bad joke, but all silliness aside, it’s time to talk about pesky fire ants!  If ants are looming around your home they can cause serious […]



It is our great pleasure to introduce you to Nola, a proud and cherished member of the College Fund Landscaping family! Nola has been with College Fund for three years, and WOW has she made an impact! She started working in customer service, but she didn’t stop there. You see, Nola used to own her own […]

Clumpy, fast growing, dull green, coarse, and weedy. Dallisgrass is a noxious weed that invades our North Texas lawns.  Dallisgrass is not only unsightly, it’s problematic. For us, it takes over quickly and chokes out desirable grass. It can become so long that it’s hard to manage by mowing. Not to mention it spreads quickly […]


Did you know there might be a gourmet buffet in your own backyard without you knowing about it?   During this time of year, there may be little bugs under your lawn that are feasting away on the grass roots. These little pests are called GRUBS and when they do this, they’re eliminating the ability for […]



We wanted to introduce you to another one of our all stars on the College Fund Landscaping team!  Jorge has the LONGEST TENURE on our team. He was Matt’s first full-time hire over 11 years ago. Born and raised in Texas, his Spanish speaking knowledge comes in handy as the leader of all of the […]

GADA stands for Grub, Ant, Disease, & Aeration. It’s our little acronym for preventative turf care solutions that will keep your lawn healthy – which means green, lush plus weed and disease free.  Our GADA program is an additional service that is not included in our standard 7-Step Fertilization and Weed Control Program.  We’re going […]


Since we’re not doing as many face to face meetings lately, we wanted to introduce you to one of our all stars on the College Fund Landscaping team!  Oscar was born and raised in Dallas which makes him a die hard Cowboys fan! After high school, he started working in the restaurant industry as a […]


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