your lawn every other week is a summer ritual some love and some
hate, but everyone can agree they love having their garden looking
flawless. Here are the Top 5 Most Common Questions that we are asked
about how to cut your grass correctly.
best time to cut your
grass would be while
your grass is dry. This
makes it easier for the blade to cut, prevents
the grass clotting together which can lead to mower issues and
it saves a lot of hassle when you have to collect
the cut grass after. Avoid
high heat periods of
the day to prevent heat stress on you or your garden.
a common rule of thumb to only cut 1/3rd of the length with each cut.
As there are various types of grass that grow at different speeds and
can be healthiest at different lengths it is best to find out which
type of grass you have (you may have more than one) and cut to its
preferred length. If you’re unable to identify the type of grass
you have, a general optimal height would be 2 ½ inches.
are many reasons for an old mower to not cut as well as it did before,
the most common issue would be due to dulling of your blades. Safely
assess the quality of the blades, if dulled or damaged we would
recommend replacing them or sharpening them.
offer a Blade Sharpening Service and Lawn Mower Repair Service for
commercial and domestic Push Mowers, Ride-Ons and other large mowing
equipment. Call us on 028 4177 3674 for more details. We also have a range of mowers, to view our selection, Click here
Using feed gives the necessary nutrients to your lawn to
grow healthier and greener. It’s best to test your soils pH levels
every other year to know what nutrients your lawn needs.
on your lawn in Autumn and late Spring. These
times are the best for your lawn as soil in Autumn will absorb the nutrients and store them for the winter.
This is very important to ensure your lawn stays healthy through
the harsh, colder months. Fertilising in late Spring gives
your lawn the nutritions it will need while
through the warmer months.
offer a wide range of Lawn Feeds, Fertiliser,
Weed/Algae Killers and much more. To see our range of garden essentials Click Here
Call in store today and speak with
our experts on how to improve your Garden.
028 4177 3674