Lawn Care Maintenance

Lawn care maintenance will put the finishing touches on the perfect lawn.

There are three infrequent activities that can breathe new life into your lawn.

Overseeding at the proper time of the year can help fill in bare spots as well as thicken your lawn which will help to minimize weeds.

If your soil has become compacted, you should consider aerating your lawn. This can also be helpful if you plan on reseeding so that the seed gets into the soil easier.

Finally, if you have a thick layer (>1/2 inches) of thatch, you should dethatch your lawn. This will help your lawn “breathe” and make it easier for water and nutrients to get to the roots.

BigFoot Lawn Tips

  • Moss

    Moss can be a problem area, especially in humid, shady areas. Here are some recommendations to deal with it. If you have a problem with moss where you don’t want it, you need to take a look at the area where you are having a problem. You may have a drainage problem, or the area […]

    Read More!

  • Watering Tips

    Apply 1.5” of water, per week in early morning. Avoid watering in the afternoon because a large percentage of the water is lost to evaporation. Avoid evening watering because a prolonged drying period can increase fungal disease. Increase watering frequency during hot periods. To maintain a lush lawn during the hot periods of the summer […]

    Read More!