Category Archives: Patches and Lawn Damage

Repairing a lawn is one of the most common jobs The Lawn Man undertakes. Lawns sustain damaged in lots of different ways. Dogs, spills, nature and DIY mishaps can all cause a lawn to go patchy and create an unsightly hole in an otherwise green lawn.

Find out more about the causes of patches and lawn damage. Also find out how to easily repair them in these useful blog pages.

Question: How to flatten a large lawn

By | 21/01/2020

I received an interesting question on how to go about flattening a large lawn as a comment on a previous blog post regarding rolling your lawn. I thought that it was interesting enough to put together a full post answer. Find out how professional groundsmen flatten a very large lawn without compacting the soil.

Lawn patch repair – A picture guide

By | 10/12/2019

Even the most well tended lawn can develop bare patches. Leaving footballs on the grass, spillages, moles, large weeds, dog damage and even winter leaves can cause areas of your lawn to die off. But what is the best way to a lawn patch repair and fix up these areas? Here is my pictorial guide to repairing a damaged lawn.

Question: Fixing patches of bare earth in lawn

By | 28/08/2018

I received this question as a comment on another question, but I though that it was a good enough to expand upon. Patches of bare earth is a common complaint with lawns. Dear Kris, I have a lawn that is not the best quality but in the past has been hard wearing. The lawn is open to three… Read More »