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Charlotte is the largest city and the capital of the state of North Carolina. It is home to the NASCAR Hall of Fame, and stands second only to New York City in terms of contributions made to philanthropic efforts. It might seem like a quiet southern city, but make no mistake about it because Charlotte is filled with many great attractions. Instead of doing some lawn aeration treatment on your yard during the weekend, why not take the weekend off and enjoy Charlotte while leaving your lawn to us at Lawn Love.

Lawn aeration involves perforating the soil on your lawn with small holes which gives helps improve the absorption of water, air, and nutrients by the grass roots. This will allow the roots to grow more deeply which translates to a greener, healthier lawn. Lawn aeration treatment also helps alleviate soil compaction. Compacted soil can have too many particles in a certain space or volume, and this can prevent air, nutrients, and water from properly circulating from within the soil.

Lawn aeration treatment just happens to be one of our specialties at Lawn Love. Our independent lawn experts have an average of 10 years of experience, and are knowledgeable about the different grass types in the Charlotte area. Get a two minute quote so you can see our rates, or call us now at 704-440-4244 because we would love to hear from you.

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What other people have to say

I was very happy when I got home and saw how great my front lawn looked.

Mary F. - 12/6/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Great job with the leaves and I appreciate the hard work. I was under the impression that the leaves would be disposed of as well. But thank you for the service.

William F. - 12/3/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Work was performed very efficiently!

Susan A. - 12/3/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

The lawn appeared thoroughly leaf free!

Tracy D. - 12/3/2019

Mint Hill, NC

*****

This project was a tough one. My yard hadn't been touched in about three months. Tiffany and her team arrived on time, was very professional, and gave me the best yard on the block. I highly recommend them!

Roy B. - 11/26/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

The did a fantastic job clearing the leaves and debris

Eric R. - 11/14/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

It was a super hardworking crew who went the extra mile and did things they didn’t have to do to ensure everything looked amazing. Highly recommend.

Hope H. - 11/10/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Bill J. - 11/28/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Kevin B. - 11/26/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Matt W. - 12/5/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Betty W. - 11/24/2019

Pineville, NC

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Taylor S. - 11/23/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Steph G. - 11/23/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Joseph S. - 11/15/2019

Waxhaw, NC

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Jennifer C. - 11/15/2019

Midland, NC

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Eric E. - 12/7/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bill J. - 11/12/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jennifer W. - 11/10/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Ryan L. - 12/1/2019

Concord, NC

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Ariel T. - 11/10/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jason B. - 11/9/2019

Concord, NC

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Thomas F. - 11/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Meredith S. - 11/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Ryan L. - 11/5/2019

Concord, NC

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Wesley F. - 11/5/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bee O. - 11/4/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jackie W. - 11/3/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Nirav S. - 11/2/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Taylor S. - 11/2/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bob D. - 11/2/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Steph G. - 10/30/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Michael F. - 10/29/2019

Indian Trail, NC

*****

Ariel T. - 10/28/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bill J. - 10/27/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Victoria B. - 10/26/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Navonia C. - 10/26/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bee O. - 10/25/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Betty W. - 10/25/2019

Pineville, NC

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Wonderful!!!! Bagged up trimmings too- thank you so much!!

Meg C. - 10/24/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Steph G. - 10/24/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

The yard and drive way were cleaned up very nicely after such a nice cut! Thank you!

Jennifer C. - 10/22/2019

Midland, NC

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Amanda G. - 10/21/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Jewand G. - 10/19/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Thomas F. - 10/19/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Krista M. - 10/18/2019

Pineville, NC

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Michael F. - 10/17/2019

Indian Trail, NC

*****

JoAnn G. - 10/16/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Bee O. - 10/14/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bill J. - 10/13/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Thomas F. - 10/12/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Steph G. - 10/11/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jennifer W. - 10/10/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Taylor S. - 10/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Amanda G. - 10/7/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Michael F. - 10/3/2019

Indian Trail, NC

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JoAnn G. - 10/3/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Yvette R. - 10/2/2019

Monroe, NC

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Betty W. - 10/2/2019

Pineville, NC

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Ariel T. - 10/1/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Nirav S. - 9/30/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Ryan L. - 9/29/2019

Concord, NC

*****

Bill J. - 9/29/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Steph G. - 9/29/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Thomas F. - 9/28/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Laura C. - 9/27/2019

Davidson, NC

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JoAnn G. - 9/24/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Rachael C. - 9/24/2019

Matthews, NC

*****

Meg C. - 9/24/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Taylor S. - 9/24/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Steph G. - 9/24/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Kelsey M. - 9/23/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bee O. - 9/23/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Laura E. - 9/23/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Victoria B. - 9/22/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Great job cleaning the yard up after cutting the grass!

Jennifer C. - 9/22/2019

Midland, NC

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Thomas F. - 9/21/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Lorraine S. - 9/19/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Yvette R. - 9/18/2019

Monroe, NC

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Janiqua W. - 9/18/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Ariel T. - 9/17/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

JoAnn G. - 9/17/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Steph G. - 9/15/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Ryan L. - 9/14/2019

Concord, NC

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Ryan L. - 9/14/2019

Concord, NC

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Thomas F. - 9/14/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jackie W. - 9/14/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bill J. - 9/13/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Greg H. - 9/13/2019

Mooresville, NC

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Betty W. - 9/11/2019

Pineville, NC

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Laura E. - 9/10/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Shari K. - 9/10/2019

Pineville, NC

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Taylor S. - 9/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Steph G. - 9/8/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Martin H. - 9/7/2019

Monroe, NC

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Thomas F. - 9/7/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Thomas F. - 9/7/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jewand G. - 9/6/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jewand G. - 9/6/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Very friendly too!

Laura C. - 9/6/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Very pleased with the results, lawn was overgrown. Lawn love came sooner then expected, and did a fantastic job.

Jackie W. - 9/5/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Betty W. - 9/5/2019

Pineville, NC

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Michael F. - 9/4/2019

Indian Trail, NC

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Joseph S. - 9/4/2019

Waxhaw, NC

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JoAnn G. - 9/3/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Bill J. - 9/2/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Gilda A. - 9/1/2019

Stallings, NC

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Daniel S. - 8/31/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jeffrey H. - 8/31/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Steph G. - 8/30/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Betty W. - 8/30/2019

Pineville, NC

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Taylor S. - 8/30/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Ashley B. - 8/30/2019

Rock Hill, SC

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Greg H. - 8/30/2019

Mooresville, NC

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Chase F. - 8/29/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Joseph S. - 8/28/2019

Waxhaw, NC

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JoAnn G. - 8/28/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Would like for the same service provider going forward.

Charlie J. - 8/26/2019

Denver, NC

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Jewand G. - 8/25/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Ben M. - 8/23/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Laura C. - 8/23/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Betty W. - 8/22/2019

Pineville, NC

*****

Joseph S. - 8/21/2019

Waxhaw, NC

*****

Michael F. - 8/21/2019

Indian Trail, NC

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Steph G. - 8/20/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Nakesha J. - 8/20/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Ben M. - 8/19/2019

Huntersville, NC

*****

Ariel T. - 8/19/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Nirav S. - 8/18/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Sandra S. - 8/18/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Sarah L. - 8/18/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Thomas F. - 8/17/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Laura C. - 8/16/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Betty W. - 8/15/2019

Pineville, NC

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Joseph S. - 8/15/2019

Waxhaw, NC

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JoAnn G. - 8/15/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Bill J. - 8/13/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Greg H. - 8/13/2019

Mooresville, NC

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Sandra S. - 8/12/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Laura C. - 8/11/2019

Davidson, NC

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Betty W. - 8/10/2019

Pineville, NC

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Thomas F. - 8/10/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Martin H. - 8/10/2019

Monroe, NC

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Sharon A. - 8/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Benga A. - 8/8/2019

Charlotte, NC

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JoAnn G. - 8/8/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Jeremy B. - 8/7/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Michael F. - 8/7/2019

Indian Trail, NC

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Ashley K. - 8/7/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Dede B. - 8/5/2019

Belmont, NC

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Jacqueline D. - 8/5/2019

Concord, NC

*****

Thomas F. - 8/4/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Betty W. - 8/4/2019

Pineville, NC

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Jeff A. - 8/2/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Greg H. - 8/2/2019

Mooresville, NC

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Laura C. - 8/2/2019

Davidson, NC

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Taylor S. - 7/30/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Mike S. - 7/30/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jon F. - 7/30/2019

Huntersville, NC

****

The job was bigger than they expected but the whole team was professional and great to work with!

Steve H. - 7/30/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Thomas F. - 7/27/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Laura C. - 7/26/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Jeremy B. - 7/26/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Thomas F. - 7/20/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

JoAnn G. - 7/19/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Laura C. - 7/19/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Betty W. - 7/19/2019

Pineville, NC

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Greg H. - 7/19/2019

Mooresville, NC

****

Jeff A. - 7/18/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Big change from last time behind storage building was cut and rest of yard looks great. Areas on back porch and ramp were blown down this time keep up the great work and I'll stay a happy customer

Michael F. - 7/18/2019

Indian Trail, NC

*****

Cally H. - 7/18/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Jason L. - 7/17/2019

Charlotte, NC

****

Jeremy B. - 7/17/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Suzanne S. - 7/17/2019

Marvin, NC

*****

Matthew Y. - 7/16/2019

Mount Holly, NC

****

Ian O. - 7/16/2019

Davidson, NC

****

Aaron B. - 7/16/2019

Waxhaw, NC

*****

Tracy B. - 7/15/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Ryan L. - 7/15/2019

Concord, NC

*****

Jordan B. - 7/15/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Grass was cut way too short in some spots, very uneven, and was also super expensive for the size of my lot. If I could’ve left 0 stars, I would have.

John L. - 7/14/2019

Huntersville, NC

*****

Terry H. - 7/13/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Laurel D. - 7/13/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Randy R. - 7/12/2019

Charlotte, NC

****

Thanks for doing a great job!

Laura C. - 7/12/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Nakesha J. - 7/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

*

Greg H. - 7/9/2019

Mooresville, NC

*****

JoAnn G. - 7/9/2019

Indian Land, SC

*****

Deloris M. - 7/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Jillian B. - 7/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Nirav S. - 7/8/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Sandra S. - 7/8/2019

Charlotte, NC

***

Scott Z. - 7/7/2019

Huntersville, NC

****

Krista M. - 7/7/2019

Pineville, NC

*

Jason B. - 7/7/2019

Concord, NC

*****

Thomas F. - 7/6/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Jewand G. - 7/5/2019

Charlotte, NC

****

Suzanne S. - 7/5/2019

Marvin, NC

*****

Krista M. - 7/5/2019

Pineville, NC

*

Bobby R. - 7/5/2019

Fort Mill, SC

*

Jeff A. - 7/4/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Jeremy B. - 7/4/2019

Charlotte, NC

****

Suey N. - 7/2/2019

Monroe, NC

*****

Laura C. - 7/1/2019

Davidson, NC

****

Krista M. - 7/1/2019

Pineville, NC

*

Terry H. - 6/30/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Katie L. - 6/28/2019

Monroe, NC

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Jewand G. - 6/28/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Aaron B. - 6/28/2019

Waxhaw, NC

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Josh L. - 6/27/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Scott H. - 6/27/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Betty W. - 6/27/2019

Pineville, NC

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Huy D. - 6/26/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Hayston L. - 6/26/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Deloris M. - 6/26/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Sally B. - 6/26/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Jason B. - 6/25/2019

Concord, NC

*****

Amanda G. - 6/24/2019

Huntersville, NC

*****

Bill J. - 6/24/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Mike S. - 6/23/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Marianne H. - 6/22/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Morty V. - 6/21/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Samantha M. - 6/21/2019

Charlotte, NC

*

Julia C. - 6/21/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Laura C. - 6/21/2019

Davidson, NC

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Kenneth K. - 6/21/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jonathan C. - 6/20/2019

Harrisburg, NC

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Jonathan C. - 6/20/2019

Harrisburg, NC

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Al H. - 6/20/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Tracy B. - 6/20/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Suzanne S. - 6/19/2019

Marvin, NC

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Nirav S. - 6/19/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Taylor S. - 6/18/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Jeremy B. - 6/18/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Justine G. - 6/17/2019

Charlotte, NC

*

Suzie B. - 6/17/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Joel J. - 6/16/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Jeffrey H. - 6/15/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Great job mowing and edging!!

Carol P. - 6/15/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Ryan L. - 6/14/2019

Concord, NC

*****

Ben M. - 6/14/2019

Huntersville, NC

*****

Did a great job my lawn and trimmed the edges.

Carlos G. - 6/14/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Laura C. - 6/14/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Stephanie M. - 6/14/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Betty W. - 6/13/2019

Pineville, NC

*****

JoAnn G. - 6/13/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Thomas F. - 6/13/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Rosetta L. - 6/13/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Great job! Thanks for the hustle. We want you to be our regular lawn pro!

Joseph N. - 6/13/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Katie L. - 6/13/2019

Monroe, NC

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Katie L. - 6/13/2019

Monroe, NC

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Erin K. - 6/13/2019

Concord, NC

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Michael F. - 6/12/2019

Indian Trail, NC

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Julia C. - 6/12/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Joseph S. - 6/12/2019

Waxhaw, NC

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Jeffrey H. - 6/11/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Phil P. - 6/9/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Jon F. - 6/9/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Jeremy B. - 6/8/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

JoAnn G. - 6/8/2019

Indian Land, SC

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Laura C. - 6/7/2019

Davidson, NC

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Thomas F. - 6/6/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Kayla N. - 6/6/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Taylor S. - 6/5/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

He was all that: Friendly, professional, thorough!!!! Lawn looks best ever and he was kind enough to let me know he was there before he started. Introduced himself and shook my hand.

Debra M. - 6/5/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Bill J. - 6/4/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Judith B. - 6/4/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Sofie S. - 6/4/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Deloris M. - 6/4/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Sandra M. - 6/3/2019

Huntersville, NC

*****

AJ G. - 6/3/2019

Huntersville, NC

****

Jeremy B. - 6/2/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Steph G. - 5/31/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Always does a fabulous job! We appreciate his professionalism! Thoroughly recommended!

Martin H. - 5/31/2019

Monroe, NC

*****

Laura C. - 5/31/2019

Davidson, NC

*****

Heather P. - 5/30/2019

Cornelius, NC

*****

Suzie B. - 5/30/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Thomas F. - 5/30/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Michael F. - 5/29/2019

Indian Trail, NC

*****

Jeffrey H. - 5/29/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Huy D. - 5/29/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

I like when you hit the front & back and trim bushes in the island, thanks so much for listening to the feedback I am giving.

Dee Dee W. - 5/29/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Chance, thanks for coming back. This was the best ever. I’m still healing and appreciate your help more than you know. Fred

Fred B. - 5/29/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Serena C. - 5/29/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Nirav S. - 5/29/2019

Fort Mill, SC

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Lorraine S. - 5/29/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Mohammad A. - 5/27/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Joel J. - 5/27/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Mike M. - 5/26/2019

Mount Holly, NC

*****

Betty W. - 5/26/2019

Pineville, NC

*****

Paula N. - 5/25/2019

Huntersville, NC

*****

Joseph N. - 5/24/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Tia E. - 5/24/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Lorenzo K. - 5/24/2019

Huntersville, NC

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Laura C. - 5/24/2019

Davidson, NC

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Steve B. - 5/23/2019

Charlotte, NC

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Mrs. P. - 5/23/2019

Indian Trail, NC

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Nichole G. - 5/22/2019

Waxhaw, NC

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Patrice M. - 5/22/2019

Charlotte, NC

*****

Eddie G. - 5/22/2019

charlotte, NC

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Andrew S. - 5/22/2019

Monroe, NC

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Rated 4.62 / 5 stars in 2,245 Charlotte customer reviews.

Charlotte lawn aeration service tips

Should I water my lawn today?

Is your soil rock-hard? Aerations work best when the ground isn't too dry.

There won't be any rain in Charlotte today, which means you'll probably have to water your lawn.

Dusk and dawn are the best times to water your lawn (the sun will rise at 7:22 AM and set at 5:11 PM today in Charlotte).

When should I aerate my lawn?

Here are the most common schedules and services paired with lawn aerations in Charlotte:

Spring aerations36%
Fall aerations63%
Aeration with seeding49%
Aeration with fertilization17%

Lawn aeration prices in Charlotte

Prices vary depending on the size of the lawn area.

Here are some average aeration prices for homes in Charlotte.

Average lawn aeration price$186
Average lawn size4,882 sq. ft.
A beautiful lawn's valuePriceless

Charlotte aeration services

With Charlotte's humid subtropical climate, the city's numerous parks and natural areas have healthy, green vegetation throughout much of the year. While you may enjoy spending time at areas like Park Road Park and the Little Sugar Creek Greenway, your favorite green space may be right outside your front door. For many Charlotte residents, their yard is a source of pride and joy. Neighbors may even be envious of how beautiful your grass looks throughout most of the year. On the other hand, you may be one of those residents who struggles with lawn care and who would love for your lawn to look as vibrant and lush as your neighbors' lawns.


Charlotte's climate features four identifiable seasons, including a relatively long growing season between March and October each year. Extreme temperatures are typical in the winter and summer, and precipitation is reasonably even throughout most of the year. With this climate, specific grass species thrive in Charlotte. Kentucky bluegrass and tall fescue are cold season species that generally do well in the local environment. However, the amount of sun or shade, as well as the level of drainage on your property, can impact whether your grass thrives or struggles.


In addition to these factors, one other critical factor affects lawn health, and this is soil compaction. The soil conditions throughout the area make the ground prone to compaction. The dirt essentially condenses, and it creates unhealthy conditions for your lawn. Regardless of the grass type in your yard, the roots require loose soil to easily get established deep in the ground. Roots also need loose soil to obtain essential nutrients, water, and other elements efficiently.


Soil naturally compacts, and some elements lead to increased compaction. For example, if your yard has a lot of traffic, such as from people or pets, compaction may be more problematic. Heavy rains, as well as the weight of snow or ice, can also cause soil compaction. As the soil becomes increasingly compact, your lawn may become patchy or thin. You may notice that it is less responsive to fertilization and that water tends to pool up when it rains or when you water the lawn with a sprinkler. These are signs that your compacted soil needs to be addressed, and the best way to address this problem is to aerate your lawn.


As important as it is to aerate your lawn, the reality is that many residents are not aware of the need to do so or the right process. Aeration is a technique that essentially alleviates compaction and creates spaces for water, air, and fertilizer to reach the soil. It also promotes deeper growth of grass roots. Some Charlotte residents learn about handheld aeration equipment that is available for an affordable price at local stores, and they begin the aeration process on their own. However, they quickly realize that this is not the best technique after all.


Aerating your lawn on your own is a frustratingly slow process. If your ground is arid, compact, and hard, this can be a labor-intensive project as well. Also, the cheaper equipment that you can purchase at local stores could lead to increased compaction rather than alleviation of the problem. These tools require you to apply pressure to a device that looks like a giant fork. The prongs push down into the soil, which leads to increased compaction. A better tool to use is one that actually pulls dirt up and out of the ground. These tools may be more expensive to purchase and just as time-consuming and labor-intensive to use.


Aeration should be done at a time that is most ideal for the health of the grass. This process affects the temperature of the grass roots because it allows air to filter more easily down into the soil. Because of this, it is best to avoid aerating your lawn close to freezing weather conditions in the spring and fall months. Likewise, aeration should not be completed when extreme heat is expected within the next few weeks. Essentially, the best times of the year for aeration are also the times when you may want to get out of the house and enjoy the beautiful weather in Charlotte in more relaxing or exciting ways.


These weather conditions may coincide with some of Charlotte's top festivals, including the Lantern Festival, Oktoberfest and others. They may also overlap with days when you have tickets to a big game, such as for the Carolina Panthers, or another local team. You may not have specific plans to attend a special event, but you may still want to leave the yard work at home and head out for fun with friends or your family members. For example, you could visit the Carolinas Aviation Museum, the Light Factory, Discovery Place, the Nature Museum, and other areas. Perhaps you want to chill out by taking in the sights on a hiking trail or enjoying a weekend camping trip when the weather is beautiful.


When you attempt to aerate your lawn on your own, you waste the little amount of free time that you have available when weather conditions are amazing. More than that, you may not do the work properly, and you risk harming the health of your lawn further. Your grass's health is reliant on your ability to regularly and properly aerate the soil. This is a crucial task that requires your attention each year, but this does not mean that you need to do the hard work yourself.


Lawn Love is your convenient and trusted source for professional yard services. Aeration is one of the many services that we provide to Charlotte residents. When you book aeration service through Lawn Love, you can expect the work to be completed to your satisfaction and using the right techniques. We can send an experienced, diligent professional to your home at a time that is convenient for you. Book aeration service for your Charlotte home today through Lawn Love.

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