Lawn Care

Grow greener grass and get a great looking yard with this lawn care guide and tips.

Growing Grass Under Trees

The key to growing grass under trees is to match shade-tolerant varieties with your local climate. Red and tall fescues work in cool-weather zones and St. Augustine grass works in warmer areas.

Lawn Care projects

  • Easy Lawn Care Tips

    Reduce yard chores and create a better lawn and gardens by following this expert advice, including establishing easy-mow borders and walks,…

  • Fall Lawn Care Guide

    Surprisingly, fall is the season to develop a lusher, greener, healthier lawn. This is the time for aerating, the critical time for…

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  • Riding Lawn Mower Reviews

    All riding lawn mowers fall into one of four classes. Use this review of features, drawbacks and prices to decide which type suits your needs…

  • 11 Tips for a Lush Lawn

    Use these tips to have the best lawn in the neighborhood!

  • Fix Lawn Spots

    Improve your lawn's natural defenses and reduce future maintenance chores with these common sense cures for spots, thatch, fairy rings, grubs…

  • How to Fertilize Your Lawn

    Fertilize your lawn the right way or your grass will be more susceptible to disease than it would be if you don’t do anything.…

  • Cures for a Patchy Lawn

    Fall is a great time to thicken up patchy areas of your lawn, so you'll have thick, healthy grass in the spring. Start by aerating compacted…

  • Growing Lawn Grass: The Organic Approach

    To make your lawn thrive without chemicals, switch to organic materials to supply nutrients and control weed growth. Also test your soil to find…

  • Fixing Dead Spots in Your Lawn

    You can easily restore healthy grass to areas killed by such contaminants as over-fertilization or doggy doo-doo by cleaning the soil first.