How to manage clay soils
Managing clay soils can be one of the biggest challenges for lawn lovers and you may be giving up on finding a solution! But dealing with clay soils doesn’t have to be all doom and gloom - clay soil is excellent at holding onto nutrients, and with the right seed and know-how, you can unlock its true potential!
How to care for your lawn during a hosepipe ban
With temperatures to hit a record 40 degrees this week in England and an Amber weather warning alert put in place by the Met Office, a hosepipe ban has been issued to help conserve water throughout the country. So, how can you care for your lawn when watering isn’t an option?
How often should I mow my lawn in summer?
Believe it or not, mowing can really make the difference between a healthy lawn and one that may struggle. Not only will mowing make your lawn look better, but it will also help to ensure that your lawn is looking it’s very best all summer long.
How to achieve the perfect seedbed for grass seed
Part and parcel of achieving the perfect lawn is preparing the perfect seedbed. Scattering your seed and hoping for the best can produce some results, but if you really want a thick and luscious lawn – you’ll need to put in a bit of work first!
How to get your lawn garden party ready
Summer is the perfect time for us to show off our gardens and more importantly, enjoy them. But what happens when the weather’s suddenly good, you plan an impromptu barbeque, and your lawn is looking more post-party than party ready?
How to care for your lawn in a drought
Although not very common in the UK, we can experience the odd drought! As they are such a rarity, our lawns are probably far from our minds as we slap on the suncream and make the most of the wonderful weather.
5 tips for overseeding your lawn
Lawns are a labour of love, and in order to keep them in tip top shape, they need ongoing care and attention throughout the year.
How to get rid of leatherjackets in lawn
Leatherjackets are more common in lawns than you think, but most of us only realise we have them in our lawn when it’s too late! So, what are the signs to look out for – and how do you get rid of leatherjackets in your lawn?
5 common lawn problems and how to solve them
Every person who cares for a lawn will know that it is a labour of love that sometimes presents the odd problem, leaving you stumped on how to solve it!
When can I sow grass seed again?
Winter can be a testing time for our lovely lawns. Not only for them, but for lawn enthusiasts too. Watching your lawn suffer at the hands of mother nature can be hard to watch, especially after months of care to get it just right.