How to make grass green fast
Homeowners dream of having a lush, green lawn all year round to make their gardens feel complete. If yours is looking a bit under the weather, then follow our helpful tips on how to make grass green fast.
7 ways to help garden wildlife this winter
The winter is a time when we slow down and spend more time enjoying the warmth of indoors. Meanwhile, the local wildlife in the area surrounding your house is as busy as ever. Birds, hedgehogs, and squirrels (to name a few) are looking for food and somewhere to call home for the cold months ahead. Therefore, there has never been a better time to give them a helping hand and make their life a bit easier!
Is it too late to sow grass seed?
Now that we are on the edge of winter after a reasonably mild autumn, you may have some wear and tear on your lawn. Especially, after this year’s welcome spells of hot weather that encouraged more activity in the garden! This blog post will help you decide if it’s too late to sow now and what you should be aware of before you begin.
When should I mow my lawn?
Did you know that you should approach mowing your lawn differently depending on the season and how old your lawn is? How and when you choose to start mowing your lawn can make a massive difference to the look and health of your grass.
What spreader setting should I use? Westland, Scotts, MiracleGro & more
Spreaders are a great way to ensure even coverage while overseeding or sowing a new lawn so you can avoid patchiness. They are also extremely helpful for applying lawn food or fertiliser to help minimise fertiliser burn, and to make sure all areas receive the same amount product.
What is red thread and how do I get rid of it?
If you are a grass fanatic like us and know your lawn inside out, it will become very obvious when some of your usually green grass turns to pink and red instead!
Tips to revive your lawn after winter
At this point in the year, our lawns can look a bit worse for wear. While spring is on the horizon, we’re not out of the woods just yet.
Frozen lawn tips
A frozen lawn can be a common occurrence during the winter months, but there are a few things you can do to ensure that there is no lasting damage caused to your grass.
When can I feed my lawn again?
Typically, our lawns will emerge from winter looking a bit worse for wear. Lawns can look dry, yellowed and even dead.
Looking after your garden in January
While typical gardening jobs might be out of the question in January, there are a number of jobs you can do in your garden to help you prepare for Spring.