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Preparing ground for turf

Thinking about laying a new lawn? Then you’ll need to know everything about preparing ground for turf installation. Ground prep is just as important as laying the turf itself if you want to achieve a level, attractive lawn. Find out how to best prepare the ground for...
Best way to lay turf

Best way to lay turf

What’s the best way to lay turf? Spring is the ideal time to lay a new lawn, so if you’re thinking about laying a new lawn you may want to find out the best way to lay turf. Find out how with expert advice and helpful tips from Essex turf grower and supplier, Paynes...
Dethatching your lawn

Dethatching your lawn

Tips on dethatching your lawn Have you ever wondered why your lawn can sometimes look a bit sorry for itself? The culprit could be thatch, which if left, could cause problems and encourage the onset of lawn disease. Find out how to identify thatch and how to remove it...
Spring lawn maintenance

Spring lawn maintenance

A spring lawn maintenance programme is essential in order to encourage a lawn to develop healthily and maintain it’s lush green appearance. Lovely green grass doesn’t come naturally – a lawn must be fed, watered, aerated and scarified regularly to achieve this. In...
Turf diseases

Turf diseases

Excessive rainfall could be responsible for the onset of some turf diseases, especially during the spring when rainfall is heavy. Improper lawn care maintenance, such as a lawn which is under or over fed, cut too short, or is repeatedly waterlogged, could also...
Early spring lawn care

Early spring lawn care

This month heralds the beginning of spring and the start of the gardening season. Winter weather can take its toll on lawns so find out what you can do to bring your lawn back up to scratch with helpful advice on early spring lawn care from Essex turf grower and...