1. The Ideal Grass for California

    When we think about our landscaping, our thoughts often drift immediately to our more labor-intensive features. Bushes, flower beds, and manicured trees all take a lot of time and energy to get to look just right. But one thing that we often overlook is the grass in our yard. The fact is, our grass plays a large role in making our landscaping feel cohesive.  When properly planted and cared for, y…Read More

  2. Drought-Tolerant Grasses

    If you drive around Bakersfield, there’s a good chance you will see lawns, golf courses, and businesses with lush green grass. Unfortunately, these lawns require a considerable amount of water to maintain that fresh, bright green look. At Kern Turf Supply, we believe that everyone should do their best to support the environment and regulate, monitor, and potentially reduce the amount of water th…Read More

  3. Types of Landscape Lighting

    No matter where you live or what type of business you run, whether it’s a golf course, park, or restaurant, landscape lighting can create a welcoming environment, protect guests, and help put a focal point on certain areas. Even though lighting is a sort of finishing touch on many designs, it plays an essential role in the overall feel of the space. So you probably know that you should and want …Read More

  4. How to Prevent Water Erosion

    Whether you’re worried about erosion due to rain, a nearby river, or your irrigation system, it is a concern that many homeowners and business owners have, even in Bakersfield. If you’re seeing exposed roots in your garden beds or soil that is sliding into your driveway, it could be a sign of runoff or erosion of the topsoil. But you often don’t see these signs in your own yard, they occur d…Read More

  5. Landscaping Heavyweight Showdown: Grass Vs. Turf

      As Bakersfield’s landscape supply experts, Kern Turf Supply understands that grass is the gold standard in ground coverings in our great nation. There’s nothing more tempting on a summer day than running your bare feet through a cool and cushy bed of good old, natural grass. However, synthetic turf is here to challenge the rule of natural grass with its low-maintenance nature and perpet…Read More

  6. The Basics of Erosion Control

      At Kern Turf Supply in Bakersfield, we’re dedicated to providing you with the best in landscape supply products of all kinds. We love nothing more than to see you combine our products with some good old hard work for a beautiful and enjoyable outdoor space that lasts a long time. This is why we’re not a fan of anything that destroys your yard, like pests, poor soil, or even worse—erosion.…Read More

  7. Lawn Care Tips for a California Winter

    If you’ve been a resident of Bakersfield for a while, or even if you are just now moving to the area, then you have an idea of just how difficult it is to maintain a beautiful yard. At Kern Turf Supply, we do anything that we can to make having a beautiful lawn, possible. From the high quality landscape supply that we offer to the various techniques and care tips that we provide you with in our …Read More