Many people dream of having a lawn that is eye-catching and properly maintained. The grass will always reflect the much effort that has been put in its care. You need to maintain a healthy and attractive if you want to have a lawn that is eye-catching. A well-maintained lawn will add value to your home. The techniques below can be used to get a healthy green grass in your home. It is crucial to develop a habit of watering your grass regularly. You need to supply your lawn with sufficient amount of water. Watering helps in soaking hence the need to water your grass sufficiently. The weather dictates the level of water that your grass needs.
You need to mow your grass to maintain a certain height. The grass should be cut to the preferred level. The grass trimmings should be left on the ground to give fertilizer to the growing grass to blossom. The grass should be cut every week. The lawn mower should be managed well to produce the anticipated results every time it is used. The leaves of the mower should be kept sharp and the grass cut in the different direction. The kind of mower selected should be used according to the kind of grass that needs to be mowed. If the grass is in a big compound one should use a ride-on mower, and a small lawn should be mowed with a walking mower.
You need to do lawn airing on your grass by the use of an aerator. The lawn aerator should be passed through the grass to pull out dirt lumps and grass. The airing contributes in getting better soil compactness and a good root system as well as thatch grass. The lawn aerator helps in taking care of the grass and in maintaining a healthy grass. The soil waddings removed by the aerator should not be taken away from the lawn to provide crucial nutrients to the grass as it rots. The grass aeration should be done while putting on cleats onto your lawn and walking around.
You need to carry out scratching on your grass. This is the removal of all the dead materials that could be laying on the grass. This can be carried out using a scarifier that will assist in reaching for the substances in-between the grass blades and get rid of the dead matter without damaging the blades of the grass. The living weed should be removed together with fungus and any invasive plants before you carry out scarifying on your grass. The perfect time to carry this out is when the grass is soggy, and it is warm. Scarifying is vital because it prevents the decaying debris, and dead materials on the lawn from killing your grass.