The average homeowner spends approximately 40 hours annually mowing the lawn, and Americans spend $8.5 billion each year on lawn care equipment and products. Lawns are one of the biggest aspects of property care. Keeping a lawn in top shape, particularly during the heat of the summer, can be a daunting job. It is important to break the task down into manageable components and to stay on top of each one so that the job never gets overwhelming. The following tips will teach you how to keep your lawn green this summer.