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Lawn Care & Maintenance

A patch of Shady, Lush Grass

Once you've created your ideal outdoor space and chosen the perfect soil and grass for the area, how are you to keep it looking its best?

Petrol Cordless Mower Mowing Grass

So, you need something to mow your lawn and you’ve just realised that there are hundreds of different mowers that will trim your grass?!

A Healthy Green Lawn

When it comes to mowing the lawn there’s nothing more frustrating than trying to manoeuvre over lumps and bumps.

A lawn after top dressing has been applied

Top dressing a lawn is the process of applying additional materials to the surface of a lawn for many purposes and benefits, but most importantly to make it look its best, allowing you to enjoy those beautiful summer days in a stunning garden.

After a long summer of getting some great use out of your garden lawn, it is time to start preparing your lawn for winter with some autumn lawn care.

Tips for a better looking lawn

You might not know it, but your lawn pays you back for all the hard work you put into it – your lawn serves as a huge source of air conditioning for your garden, keeping it cool in the hot summer months.

Garden Scissors Trimming the Lawn Edge

There's one thing that can really spoil a nice lawn - ragged and untidy lawn edges. Follow our quick guide to transform your lawn just by doing lawn edging right.

Sitting on a Chair in a Summer Garden

Summer Lawn Care

We all love a nice, hot, sunny day lying out in our garden or entertaining friends and family with a summer BBQ. It’s fair to say that relaxing on a lush green summer lawn makes the whole experience even more pleasurable. But for a lawn this can be the most stressful time of the year. So what can you do to keep your summer lawn looking its best?

A great looking lawn really is the heart of any garden. Having a lush and green lawn, is the perfect compliment to colourful beds and borders. A thick, green lawn guaranteed with these simply steps below. Create a great looking lawn to impress your friends and family, play with the kids or to just sit back and relax this summer.

How To Get a Perfect Moss and Weed-Free Lawn

Rolled up Lawn Being Laid

Follow this monthly lawn planning guide to have a great looking lawn all year round.

Close-up View of Frost on Grass

No matter how diligent you’ve been with your lawn over the summer months, come autumn it’s likely to be looking a little tired, pale and worn out.

Sprinkler Watering a Lawn

Watering lawns is essential as unless you have regular rain to replace the moisture that grass draws from the soil your grass will begin to die. Grass can survive a couple of weeks without rain, but after this period you will notice symptoms of stress. Grass may turn silvery blue and turf will look flat as the grass wilts and loses its natural springy nature.

A Family Having a Picnic on the Lawn

It’s a fact that lawns benefit from regular feeding. Without extra nutrients, the grass soon uses up plant food reserves in the soil and then turns pale and thin.

A Healthy Green Lawn

Scotts Lawn Builder Lawn Food is the ultimate choice of the lawn expert who wants premium results and is happy to indulge the lawn with regular care. Four applications a year is all that is needed for top-quality results and a stunning looking lawn throughout the year.

Do you long for your lawn to have that Wow factor!?

Well now you can achieve it by following our expert lawn maintenance advice and top lawn care tips to care for your lawn all year round.


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