How to Get Rid of Crabgrass

Follow these tips to defend your turf from crabgrass and be one step closer to having a perfect lawn

Required Tools for this Project

Have the necessary tools for this DIY project lined up before you start—you’ll save time and frustration.

  • Broadcast spreader
  • Garden rake
  • Spade
  • Safety glasses

You'll also need a pump sprayer and work gloves

Required Materials for this Project

Avoid last-minute shopping trips by having all your materials ready ahead of time. Here's a list.

  • Grass seed
  • Preemergent herbicide
  • Postemergent herbicide
  • Nonselective herbicide