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When Is the Best Time to Aerate and Overseed a Lawn?

Late summer and early fall are the best times to aerate and overseed your lawn, especially if your lawn contains cool season grass. If you have warm-season grass, you should perform aeration and overseeding in early summer for best results. The combination of warm soil temperatures and cooler nights make […]

Watering grass seed covered with straw

Straw Cover For Grass Seed (Pros, Cons & Alternatives To Cover)

Newly seeded lawn? Then you already know that in addition to that thorough initial watering, the next most important thing is ensuring that you keep the seed in place until it’s able to germinate and develop its own root system in your yard. Of course, proper seed spread, moisture, and […]

New lawn seedlings germinating

Preventing Weeds in New Grass [How To Have a Weed-Free Lawn]

For me, there’s nothing better in lawn care than watching new grass seed grow. Whether it’s a newly seeded lawn as part of a lawn renovation or aerating and overseeding your existing yard, anticipating new young grass to emerge is exciting and a little primitive. But one thing that can […]


Core Aeration & Overseeding

Healthy, dark green lawns are attractive landscape additions that can easily separate your property from the competition (your neighbor). True lawn lovers know that to maintain a green lush lawn is more of a marathon than it is a sprint. Achieving a green and weed-free lawn requires more than just […]

How To Overseed A Lawn (A Simple Step-by-Step Guide to Overseeding)

Introducing new grass to your lawn every year will keep your turf looking thick, green and healthy. Whether some grasses die off during the stressful summer months. Bare spots can occur from insect damage. Lawn mower wheels may have gauged some areas. No matter what, overseeding your lawn – even […]