Below are a few quality tips to get your lawn from average to stellar. Stick around to find out how to take your lawn to the next level.
Clean Up Your Lawn
As simple as it sounds, cleaning up your lawn is the foundation of a healthy and beautiful lawn. Try removing all trash and debris. Such As:
After cleaning up the yard trash, you can bring your attention to other matters that will start to improve your lawn further.
Mow and Trim Your Lawn Regularly
Mowing your grass and trimming trees/hedges is an essential part of keeping your yard beautiful. Trimming not only keep plants healthy, but it also adds to the appeal of the overall yard. Mowing is also a very important part of yard care, as it should be completed in a specific way. Try not to mow in the same direction every time. Doing so causes the soil to compact., harming plant growth. Also, do not mow when your lawn is wet or it has just rained. You risk clogging your lawnmower and having a result of uneven and messy cut grass.
Water Your Grass With Diligence
Over watering and under watering are very large problems in the lawn care world. Although it is necessary to do so, watering the correct way is essential to a healthy lawn.
Aeration For Your Lawn's Health
Aerating your lawn is a simple, yet effective part of lawn care that can benefit your lawn's health tremendously. What is aeration? Aeration is simply the act of using machinery to poke small holes in your yard to promote air, water, and growth to your grass. This allows more water to reach the roots and soil of your lawn, providing proper circulation and development for a strong and healthy lawn. Aeration also provides deep root growth and stronger grass development, strongly befitting your overall lawn's health.
Look Out For Weeds
We all know the landscaper's and gardener's worst enemy, weeds. It is important to be on the lookout for weeds and invasive plants that can easily harm and take over your lawn. Some plants may even look pretty but still be weeds that can easily destroy a landscape. Those include crabgrass, chickweed, purslane, and clovers. It is important to prune and pick weeds as soon as you notice them. If you wait too long they could get out of control and cause your hard-earned landscape to be a jungle of pretty weeds.
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