All posts in "Planting"

When to Plant Grass Seed in the Spring

By Matt Hagens

A lawn can be the crowning glory of a home. Thick, uniform grass coverage makes your house look like it’s sitting on a soft carpet of green. New homeowners who are getting ready to seed their lawn for the first time have options open to them. Planting techniques will vary according to the type and […]

Establishing or Renovating Grass – How to Plant Grass Seed

By Matt Hagens

It seems like planting grass should be a simple task, right? Drop some seed, water it a little and watch it grow? In this article, we’ll tell you how to plant grass seed to establish or renovate your lawn, providing years of low-maintenance enjoyment. Start at the Bottom You’ll want to remove as many large […]

How to Reseed a Lawn the First Time

By Matt Hagens

Maybe it’s the brown patches in your lawn that are getting to you, or the grass just isn’t as green as it is on the other side of the hill. Either way, you want fix the problem, but there’s a lot of information and even more misconceptions out there about how to reseed a lawn. […]

Too Much Information? Six Tips on How to Grow Grass

By Matt Hagens

It may seem like there is just too much information out there on how to grow grass to be able to make heads or tails of. To help you out, we’ve put together a guide of six basic areas to concentrate on that will help give you a lovely lawn through the year. Read on […]

When is the Best Time To Plant Grass?

By Matt Hagens

It seems like a simple problem. If there are places where grass isn’t doing well in the yard, it’s time to throw a handful out there, right? Not necessarily. In this article, we’ll get into the how, when and why of the best time to plant grass seed. What is grass? Grass is a monocot […]