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: Difficult north facing town house lawn

I received this question in January 2018 by a reader Mike, who asks about his town house lawn. I have just moved into a town house with a north facing back garden. The soil in the back garden has a lot of clay. The current grass is not doing well, and the ground is very soggy, wet, and… Read More »

Question: Timing of lawn treatments

I received this question in January 2018 from a reader who is worried about the timing of lawn treatments. She is planning on opening her garden to the public for a day. My lawn was laid approx 18 years ago with good quality turf. The turf was laid on heavy clay soil and has been well looked after… Read More »

Question: Fertilisation after scarifying?

I received this question about fertilisation after scarifying from a Mr. Pricket in September 2017 through my ask a question page. Hi Kris, I’ve been through the annual slog of scarifying and re-seeding the lawn. Slightly concerned as I really tucked into the thatch and left quite a lot of open space between plants. Once the seed takes… Read More »