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Scotts Turf Builder Lawn Fertilizer with SummerGuard

By: Jodi Marks

Scotts Turf Builder with SummerGuard and Water Smart can keep your yard looking good all summer long. Benefits of Turf Builder with SummerGuard include:

  • Fertilizes lawn without burning grass.
  • Helps lawn to absorb water in case of drought.
  • Kills harmful insect pests, including ants, armyworms, billbugs, chiggers, chinch bugs, crickets, fleas, grasshoppers, mole crickets, mealy bugs, sod webworms, spiders, ticks, and weevils.

Scotts Turf Builder with SummerGuard is available at The Home Depot.

Watch this video to find out more.

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Jodi Marks: You know, I find it harder and harder every year to predict what the weather in the summer is going to be like. I mean, you never know. Is it going to rain? Are we going to have a drought? How’s my lawn going to look?

Well, Scotts has come out with a Turf Builder. It’s going to help eliminate some of that guess work. Take a look at this. This is called their Turf Builder with SummerGuard. And what that SummerGuard does is it helps resist and repel bugs. It also kills them. It also strengthens the lawn. And there’s a thing called WaterSmart formula in there. So, what that WaterSmart formula does is it helps the roots and the plants and the flowers and also your grass absorb and maintain water in case there is a drought.

Now, it also fertilizes your lawn without burning it up. Of course, because you don’t want that during the summer. So this is a great, easy application that you can put on your lawn or in your garden. And it will help kind of strengthen the roots so that you’ll have a beautiful green lawn all summer long.


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  • Official Comment:


    Thomas Boni Says:
    July 7th, 2018 at 9:22 pm

    Hi, Jill,

    We recommend contacting the manufacturer for product-specific questions.
    Here’s where you can do that: https://www.scotts.com/en-us/email-us

    Good luck!



  • Jill Hollowell Says:
    July 4th, 2018 at 7:37 pm

    How long after I put this product down does it take before it is safe for pets to be on?


  • Official Comment:


    Thomas Boni Says:
    June 27th, 2018 at 8:32 am

    Hi, Donna!

    Fertilizer burn isn’t always fatal, and it’s hard to predict whether or not your lawn will recover. It depends on the amount and type of fertilizer that was applied, the moisture available, and the overall health of the grass.

    A slightly yellow lawn is likely to recover, while crispy brown grass may not. Recovery of your lawn also depends on how quickly you intervene.

    Here’s more information on this topic: https://www.todayshomeowner.com/help-for-fertilizer-burn-in-lawn/

    Thanks for your question.



  • Donna osis Says:
    June 26th, 2018 at 7:15 pm

    I used Scott turf builder summertime on Friday 6/22 and there are big strips of burnt grass now. Can you advise if I did something wrong and how do I repair it? Will my grass come back? It was fine before I put the fertilizer down.


  • Official Comment:


    Thomas Boni Says:
    June 27th, 2018 at 12:40 pm

    Hi, Joseph,

    We recommend contacting the manufacturer for product-specific questions.
    Here’s where you can do that: https://www.scotts.com/en-us/email-us

    Good luck!



  • Joseph De Angelis Says:
    June 9th, 2018 at 1:21 pm

    How long can you keep unopened lawn turf builder weed and feed?



  • Jim Says:
    July 26th, 2016 at 9:11 pm

    Can this be applied in Indiana in late July? Biggest problem is clover with bees. Thanks



  • Elvie Bryant Says:
    March 17th, 2016 at 9:13 pm

    Is there a problem if I apply Scotts Summerguard with Watersmart in the spring or use as a replacement for my regular fertilizer?


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Scotts Turf Builder Lawn Fertilizer with SummerGuard