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  With Spring well and truly here, most lawns have emerged out of their winter dormancy into the new season. Without you doing much at all, your lawn should be starting to show signs of life – this is because the sun and soil do most of the work in this department. The sun warms […]

Fertilizing Lawn

  With Spring weather finally upon us, it will soon be time to fertilise your lawn. Sometimes we get asked whether liquid fertilisers are better than solid fertilisers. It’s an interesting question!  My initial answer to this is, “All fertilisers contain nutrient so no matter how you apply them or in what form they will […]

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  Soil Preparation for Instant Turf Soil preparation is by far the most important step in your instant turf project.  Good preparation will provide the foundation your lawn needs to become the hard wearing, drought tolerant surface that you’re looking for. When it comes to giving advice around soil preparation, we get lots of questions […]

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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 […]