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Lawn Flooding and Puddles
Andy

Lawn Flooding and Puddles

By on Jun 20, 2013 in Lawn Tips & News |

All this rain is causing puddles and flooding to appear all over the place. If this is happening on your lawn, there isn’t much you can do about it in the short term, other than making sure your drains and sink holes are clear and free of debris. Good drains and leveling out hollows will help prevent puddles in the future. If all else fails, put on your gummies and go...

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Autumn & Winter Lawn Care Advice
Andy

Autumn & Winter Lawn Care Advice

By on Jun 17, 2013 in Lawn Tips & News |

The seasons have changed, and the cold seems to have set up camp for a while! It’s a time when not much attention is given to your lawn, but, while you’re snuggled up in front of the fire, your poor lawn is out there in the wind and rain. Here are a few things you can do to look after your lawn during the Autumn season. Mowing through winter is important in order to keep the lawn clean & healthy. Sharp blades are essential, this ensures a clean cut (helps to minimise fungal infection), catch clippings and mow when dry. Never cut too short !!! Rake up Fallen leaves to minimise shading, if the leaf litter is left on the lawn the underlying grass will become weak giving rise to thinning of desired species. Ensure your irrigation systems are turned off, and be sure to have them serviced prior to next season. Grass browning off in patches is common sight at this time of year, this could be disease break outs. Fungal sprays curative and prevention are always good practice to keep them healthy. Winter fertiliser application will keep the lawns fertility stable over the cooler months. Look after those lawns, so they stay lush and green for the summer. If you need any advice or help, don’t hesitate to call...

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