Articles on lawn maintenance

How to sow a new lawn from seed

Sowing a new lawn from seed is a great way of creating a cost effective lawn, but it important to consider the time of year you are doing it, carry out correct preparation and be patient as the lawn establishes over several months. Lawn Seeding can be done by...

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How to lay and maintain Wildflower Turf

Using Wildflower turf is the most successful way of creating a wildflower meadow in your garden. Soil preparation is exactly the same as if you were going to sow a wildflower meadow from seed but wildflower turf has the advantage of providing an instant wildflower...

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How to choose the correct type of turf for a lawn

Want to avoid having your very own turf war? Choosing the right type of turf for your new lawn can be a daunting task when there are so many different varieties on the market to choose from. So before you make any decisions, first of all ask yourself the following…...

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How to repair your lawn with turf

Surf and Turf without the surf… Sometimes we need to repair our lawn using turf. This is usually a quick and efficient way of fixing a lawn that has patches that become damaged or worn. The first thing to do is to choose a turf from a reputable supplier such as...

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How to lay a new lawn from turf

Laying a new lawn doesn’t have to be a turf decision… A fantastic way to get a new lawn in an instant is to lay one from scratch using turf. Although it can be done by professional contractors, giving it a go yourself is not beyond the realms of possibility. With a...

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How to repair your lawn with seed

So if the grass is greener on the other side should I be taking more care of my own grass? The most simple and efficient way to repair damaged or worn patches in your lawn is to use grass seed. The first thing you need to do is to measure the size of the areas which...

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How to fertilise a lawn

Why use lawn fertiliser? Most lawns will grow fairly well in the UK without needing the application of a lawn fertiliser. However, if you want to improve the general health and appearance of your lawn, using a fertiliser can be a good way to ensure your grass gets the...

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