Lawn Maintenance & Repair

1-40 of 84
dying grass in lawn with disease
Is Your Lawn Diseased?

Is there a doctor on the patio?

broad leaf green grass in healthy lawn
5 Hacks for a Gorgeous Lawn

These shortcuts can help you keep your grass lush and green.

gloved hands planting purple flowers in lawn garden
9 Ways to Make Your Front Yard Look Better in a Day

Add some fresh cheer to enjoy your outdoor space even more.

row of beautiful orange and yellow flowers getting watered in the early morning
6 Lawn Care Mistakes You've Probably Been Making

A little more precision can improve your results.

person pushing lawnmower over grass
How To Safely Operate A Lawn Mower

It's not complicated, but it can be dangerous.

hands holding fertilizer and soil over fertilizer container and grass
Answers Lawn Care and Fertilization Questions #1

Should you apply fertilizer immediately after mowing?

A lawn.
How to Reseed a Lawn In Spring

Get your lawn off to a green start.

6 Simple Steps to Organic Lawn Care

Ditch the chemicals and create a simple, easy maintenance plan for a lush lawn.

A $100 bill in some grass.
6 Money-Saving Lawn Care Tips

Spend less money on the upkeep of your lawn (and get some time back.

A big dog lounges comfortable on his new, artificial lawn.
The 411 on Fake Lawns

Get the inside story on this outside improvement.

Close up of a rake collecting leaves in a pile.
Getting Your Lawn Ready for Winter

Proper care in the fall will prepare your lawn for spring.

A lawnmower cutting grass.
How to Mow Your Lawn Like a Pro

Follow these 7 tips for the best-cut lawn on the block!

A rake cleaning up leaves on grass.
Fall Lawn Troubleshooting

6 solutions to 6 common lawn problems.

A wheelbarrow and shovel ready for lawn repair.
Lawn Repair - Fill in Bare Patches

If your lawn is looking spotty and brown, take some of these easy steps to make it lush and full again.

A patch of dead grass with the words "How to revive yellow grass."
5 Fixes for Lawn Spots

Give your grass a second chance on life with these troubleshooting methods.

person pushing lawn aeration device over grass
Best Lawn Aeration Methods for You

All of them can improve the health of your soil.

partially mowed green lawn
How to Reseed a Lawn In the Fall

Work with the cool fall weather to create a lush lawn.

healthy lawn
Guide to a Healthy Lawn

Caring for your lawn is not only good for your front yard's aesthetics, but also the environment.

Three pairs of bare feet on lush grass.
7 Steps to Your Best Lawn Ever

Looking to have your greenest lawn yet? It's not as hard as you may think.

A pair of hands pulling out crabgrass from a lawn.
Different Types Of Crabgrass

There are more than 33 kinds of crabgrass! Which kinds lives in your lawn?

grass
Is Your Dog Killing Your Grass?

You both might need some new habits.

A landscaped yard.
Taking Care of Your Lawn

Dethatch and aerate every spring for healthy grass.

DIY Logo
7 Ways To Modify Your Mower

These days, your mower doesn't have to be just for cutting grass.

Lush green grass surrounds a patch of dead grass.
How to Eliminate Bald Patches in the Lawn

With a little effort, you can ensure that the grass is always greener on your side of the fence.

A lawn with autumn leaves.
Dethatching Your Lawn in Fall

Prep your lawn for a healthy growing season during the winter.

Boy Mowing Lawn
How to Replace the Belt on a Self Propelled Lawn Mower

If you want it to make the job easier, the belt is crucial.

An electric mower.
How to Cut Grass with an Electric Mower

It's very similar to cutting with a gas-powered lawnmower.

DIY Logo
How To Assemble A Push Mower

Assembling a store-bought push mower is a fairly easy task that shouldn't take you more than an hour.

A close-up image of grass seedlings.
The Cheapest Types of Grass to Plant

On a budget? Here are 3 inexpensive options for grass and how to plant them.

Two strips of grass with seeds and yard tools in between.
Starting a New Lawn: Sod Vs. Seed

There's lots to consider, including soil quality, cost, time, and installation expenses.

bird perched on a tent line anchor with a hook
Use an Auger Anchor to Secure Items to the Ground

Support flimsy or temporary structures in heavy wind.

A scene of long grass with the text "low maintenance lawns."
No-Mow Lawns

Give up mowing, not the hope of having a lawn.

A hand planting seeds in soil
How to Have Great Soil

The key to having a great garden lies within your soil. Without good soil, anything you try to plant,

person spraying hydroseed mixture from hose
How to Get a Gorgeous Lawn Using Hydroseeding

Hydroseeding produces an affordable, healthy lawn.

thick green grass
How to Get Rid of Monkey Grass

Its beauty make it a gardener's favorite, but it grows fast.

long broad grass leaves
6 Lazy Lawncare Tips

Spend more time in the hammock and less time on the grass.

DIY Logo
General Care Tips for All Types of Grass

Various types of grass are used in residential areas to compose a domestic lawn. Regardless of the kind of grass you have in your yard, some basic caring apply. This includes the following lawn maintenance routines. Grass Mowing Tips While mowing the grass, it is advised never to cut the grass too short.

DIY Logo
Benefits of Installing Synthetic Turf

As you design your outdoor landscape, consider installing synthetic turf. Artificial turf has many advantages over living, natural turf. Enjoy the Natural Beauty of Grass Modern turf is manufactured to look as good as the real thing. Many turfs have alternating blade heights and mixtures of different

long fescue grass
How to Keep Fescue Grass from Browning

This cool weather grass is known for a deep, rich green.

A man holds grass seeds.
How and When to Plant Fescue Grass Seed

Fescue grass is a type of grass.

Clovers.
How to Plant and Grow a Clover Lawn

A clover lawn is an alternative to green grassy lawns.

A lawn that's lush, green and thick
How to Grow an Organic Lawn that's Lush, Green and Thick

If you want a lawn that's lush and thick, think organic.

man doing yard work with grass trimmings on a tarp
Reduce Landscaping and Yard Work

Try these hacks to cut down on maintenance time.