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Planning for your DIY Synthetic Grass project… If you’re considering putting in a Synthetic grass in the near future, you will no doubt have lots of questions as you research and prepare for what you want. I recently moved into a new house and ended up installing synthetic grass in the back yard and natural […]

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  If you’re considering putting in a new lawn in the near future, you will no doubt have lots of questions as you research and prepare for what you want. Having recently planned a project for a new lawn myself, I was reminded again how many things there were to think about! Should I do […]

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Every day customers bring in samples of lawn accompanied by photos showing dead or dying patches. While there are lots of reasons as to why that can happen (such as insects, soil related issues, management issues and  water related issues), the problem can sometimes be turf grass disease.  Interestingly, winter 2017 has seen more turf […]

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  Most lawns in Australia are warm season grasses. These grasses include couches, kikuyu and buffalo varieties and are grouped by the way that they grow. In other words, they grow in the warm weather and go dormant during cooler weather.  Dormancy shouldn’t mean that they go brown but rather that they stop growing. It […]

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  Winter is the time of year when you are most likely to experience drainage issues in your lawn mostly because, you guessed it, there is much more water around. Lawn areas that don’t drain properly quickly become waterlogged and that isn’t good news for your lawn.  Water logging occurs when the soil becomes so […]

Possible lawn disease

  Most lawns go into dormancy or stop growing when the weather gets to cold. That can be a blessing to the gardener because it means less mowing and edge trimming during those cold, wet months. Generally speaking, your lawn should look after itself and be trouble free over winter however if you notice it […]