Tips to Prep Your Lawn for Warmer Weather

Tips to Prep Your Lawn for Warmer Weather

With spring in full force and summer right around the corner, it’s important to prep your lawn for warmer weather. So, use these tips to get your lawn ready for warmer weather!

Clean

Before planting new plants, focus on the current state of your lawn. Since it’s hard to tend to a lawn during colder weather, your lawn is most likely in okay condition. In other words, it probably wouldn’t hurt if you cleaned a little bit. Make sure all to rake up any leaves and remove any debris.

Fertilize

In order to prevent weeds from overpowering your grass, invest in some fertilizer. Fertilizer will promote fast-growing healthy grass. It’s important to note that different areas and types of grass require different fertilizers. So, do your research and consult a professional before purchasing fertilizer.

Mow

After taking some cautionary steps, it’s finally time to mow your lawn! While mowing your lawn might seem like a mundane and time-consuming task, it’s important to do it as soon as possible. The sooner you get it out of the way, the quicker your grass flourish.

Garden

If you want to have a gorgeous lawn that stands out, consider gardening. You can choose a theme, or simply plant a variety of colorful plants that liven up your lawn. If you want your garden to be functional and purposeful, you could even plant herbs and vegetables.

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Take a Class

If you really want to prepare your lawn for warmer weather, consider taking a class. Most communities have at least one recreational center or local college that offers horticulture and lawn-care classes. Classes can be beneficial for a variety of reasons. Firstly, you will have the opportunity to learn tricks and techniques from professionals. Also, you can find inspiration for your lawn through class objectives and other people in the class. Lastly, taking a class could broaden your horizons and even contribute to a future passion and hobby of taking care of your lawn.