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. What Does N-P-K Mean?

    The benefit of living in the Bakersfield or Southern California area is that planting can be done just about all year long. Although, the downside to that is that the lawn or garden needs to be fertilized as well. If you’re a seasoned gardener or landscaper, you’ll have your favorite brand and type of fertilizer, you’ll know what to look for in a fertilizer, and you’ll know when and how to…Read More

  3. 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

  4. 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

  5. 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

  6. Tips for Fall Landscaping

    In our previous blog, the Bakersfield landscape supply team at Kern Turf Supply gave you a few tips for managing your lawn in the autumn months—after all, winter is coming. In this blog, we’ll branch out from lawns and take a look at other parts of your yard, giving you a checklist of tasks to complete before that “chilly” California winter sets in. Clean, weed, and fertilize your garden a…Read More

  7. Tips for Fall Lawn Care

    We hate to break it to you—but summer is coming to a close, and cooler temperatures and rainy day are on the way. While California isn’t really known for its seasons, there are plenty of lawn care tips to keep in mind as we transition from summer to “winter.” In this blog, the Bakersfield landscape experts at Kern Turf Supply will give you few tips to keep your lawn looking green and lush …Read More

  8. Lawn Care Essentials

    Kern Turf Supply is Bakersfield’s landscape supply expert, providing you with everything you need to keep your yard looking spectacular all year long. It’s our passion to see our customers transform their outdoor spaces using our landscaping products—which is why we offer some of the best and highest-rated landscape supplies in the industry. As a landscape supply business, there’s nothing …Read More

  9. 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

  10. The Three Must-Haves In Every Fertilizer Package

    Kern Turf Supply provides a realistic option for Bakersfield individuals who would love to have a beautiful lawn, but can’t realistically afford the maintenance that it requires. If you have pondered the idea of synthetic turf in your yard and have decided that it just isn’t for you, we get it. Even in the instance that you don’t want to make the big jump to synthetic grass we carry, we can …Read More