Lawns

What Can I Do To Improve My Lawn?

There are many steps you can take to improve your lawn but one of the most effective and should be high on the list of priorities, is to aerate the lawn.  Aeration is important to the health of your lawn. Over the year a lawn can get a hammering ...

Humane Cat and Bird Scarer for the Garden

We all love to see animals and birds in our garden. However it can be incredibly frustrating when we have just sown grass seed on our newly prepared lawn or annuals direct in the soil amongst our borders to see a neighbouring cat or even worse ...

Should I Re-Turf or Create a New Lawn from Scratch?

One of the most common questions we hear is: “What should I do with my lawn? I think I need to get it re-turfed”. Our answer is, that in 90% of cases, this is not necessary. With a little bit of spraying, raking, seed spreading and watering you ...

How To Get Rid Of Moss In Lawns

Moss is a major headache for lawn lovers. Unfortunately in reality most lawns will be rarely free of moss, this is due to our ever changing climate and the conditions our lawns grow in. Take each season as it comes.  Large amounts of moss can ...

How To Get Rid Of Weeds In Lawns

Lawn Weeds are the Easiest Weeds to Eliminate! The most effective way to deal with lawn weeds is to use a selective weed killer. This is a clever weed killer. It knows that your grass has a single leaf (monocot) therefore it will kill everything ...

There are Brown Patches on My Lawn is My Grass Dying?

Don't worry if your lawn is starting to turn brown in patches. Patches on a lawn can look as if they are turning brown and dying out. If there is a slightly pinkish or red tinge to the grass it is most likely to be  Red thread or Pink ...

Lawn Fertiliser Guide

The Simple Guide to Lawn Fertiliser There are a huge array of lawn fertilisers on the market today. How do you know if you are buying the right one and getting your value for money? All fertilisers, whether they are for lawns or plants, are ...

How to Repair Bare Patches in Lawns

  By the time we have trudged up and down our lawns over a cold wet winter, our lawns can look a little bit bare.These patches can easily be repaired in Spring or Autumn if your lawn has had a hard summer. One of the many questions that ...

How To Choose A Lawn Scarifier / Lawn Rake

We can't tell you which Lawn Scarifier to buy, however we can help you to choose one. Armed with a few basic pointers, you can easily select the right lawn scarifier to suit your garden and your budget. The most popular scarifiers are ...

How to kill Clover in Lawns and save Bees

Beautiful striped lawns are often the center piece of well maintained gardens. However, towards the end of July and early August, white clover will start to show up amongst the grass, usually right in the center of your perfect light stripes! ...

Strimmers, Trimmers, Hedgecutters and Lawn Mowers – The Power to Go Cordless

There are few things in my professional career that I can say have changed my working life. Imagine my delight when I walked into my local garden machinery shop to see the shelves brimming with shiny new machines. Hedge cutters, grass ...

How Should I Clean and Look After My Artificial Grass/Lawn

Artificial grass is fast becoming one of the garden landscape's 'must haves' due to its low maintenance and all year round good looks. However, there are a few small maintenance issues which you may be wanting to address as your artificial grass ...