Lawn Basics

lawn next to backyard pool with pool loungers and lots of trees and greenery
A Homeowner’s Guide to Organic Lawn Care
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River rock stone border against fresh grass and paving bricks
How to Install Metal Lawn and Landscape Edging
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New steps in a garden or back yard leading to a raised patio, alongside a new raised flowerbed made using wooden sleepers. A mowing strip of bricks is in front of newly laid turf.
How to Install Brick Lawn and Landscape Edging
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Mother's Flower Garden
How to Install Stone Garden and Landscape Edging
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landscaping - plastic lawn edging in the garden
How to Install Plastic Lawn and Landscape Edging
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A white Spanish-style home with a red-tiled roof; curved archways cover a wooden gate and a lush green yard is in front
The Best Time to Dethatch Your Lawn
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Lawn seed spreader in middle of bright green lawn
How to Choose the Best Lawn Fertilizer or Lawn Food
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A suburban house with white trim and a white garage door; lush green grass in the front yard
Types of Snow Mold and How to Get Rid of It
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A wood cabin with a green lamp on a grass lawn with trees
5 Lawn Diseases: How to Identify and Correct Them
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A white house with steps leading down to the backyard; an in-ground pool surrounded by a green lawn
Topdressing a Lawn: What, Why, When and How
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The backyard of a white stucco house with a lush green lawn
Common Lawn Problems and How to Fix Them
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White craftsman house with a green lawn; shapely shrubs are planted in front of the porch and along the side
A Homeowner’s DIY Guide to Lawn Problems and Repairs
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A small table and chairs with a bottle of wine and two glasses; a green lawn with trees and a river in the background
How to Take Soil Samples of Your Lawn for Testing
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A backyard with a stock tank pool and small trees
Methods of Lawn Removal for a New Lawn
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A backyard of a dark ranch house, with concrete pavers, a park bench, and a green lawn
How to Dethatch a Lawn: A DIY Guide
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a sea-foam green two-story victorian house with a lush green lawn and a front door with a large glass pane
10 Best Weed Killers for Different Lawn Problems
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A Spanish-style home's backyard with a covered porch and a lush green lawn
Lawn Care Fertilizer Do's and Don’ts
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lawn next to backyard pool with pool loungers and lots of trees and greenery
Lawn Care Before, During and After a Drought
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The backyard of a Spanish-style home; green grass in the yard and patio furniture underneath the covered patio
How to Choose Drought-Tolerant Grasses for Your Area
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a bungalow with a gray wooden exterior and a red front door
Lawn Watering Tips: Watering Basics and Best Times
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A lush green yard with trees and a gravel walkway
The Best Mowing Patterns and How to Make Them
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a sea-foam green two-story victorian house with a lush green lawn and a front door with a large glass pane
Lawn Mowing Tips That Will Make You a Mowing Expert
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pool loungers on the lawn next to backyard pool
Lawn Care and Mowing Tips: A Complete DIY Guide
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Mole hills in early morning grass.
How Much Does It Cost to Remove a Mole?
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House with lawn.
How to Plant Grass Seed
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Icy grass
Fall Lawn Care: Winterizing Your Lawn
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Man using a lawn mower in his back yard
What Is Crabgrass?
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Lawn with brown spots.
How to Mow a Lawn
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automatic sprinkler system watering the lawn on a background of green grass
How to Winterize a Sprinkler System
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Dog digging hole in front yard
How to Top-Dress and Overseed a Lawn
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Ground cover on sloped yard.
Grass Lawn Alternatives
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Abstract blurred of green grass on sunlight
How (and When) to Fertilize Your Lawn
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Shadow of palm leaf on grass
Can Grass Grow in Artificial Light?
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Dried leaves and grass
What Does Calcium Chloride Do to My Lawn?
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Wooden fence on green garden
The Best Times to Put Down Scotts WinterGuard
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Landscaping with Artificial turf
What Is the Black Stuff in Artificial Turf?
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