Category Archives: Lawn Care Questions Answered

Readers of the Lawn Care Blog have been sending me questions and I list the best ones here.

Use my search function above or just browse the questions to see if there is something near to your problem. I try to answer a variety of problems, but if you have a specific issue that I have not covered, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.

If you are having trouble with your lawn, send me your lawn care question here.

Question: Shade grass seed in sun?

I received this interesting question in February 2022 about using shade grass seed in full sun and regenerating a lawn. This reader asks about which grass seed mix to use for shady and sunny areas. Find out the best way to overseed a new lawn and which grass seed to use after a spring regeneration and scarification in this Q&A blog post.

Question: How do I make new grass stand up to be mowed?

I received this interesting question from a reader in summer 2021 about mowing a new lawn. He raises an interesting point about having difficulty making his new grass stand up. A new lawn sometimes grows wispy and leggy and the grass falls over when being mown. If your new lawn is like this find out what to do to bring it under control again.