Lawn Care

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

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 out the key ingredients that it needs for growing grass.

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  • 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…

  • Do it right. Do it yourself.

    The Family Handyman is proud to announce the DIY University. Courses that give you the confidence and know-how to get the job done right.

  • 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.

  • How to Achieve a Healthy Lawn

    Keep your lawn healthy and looking good by proper cutting, watering, fertilizing and aerating. Good timing and techniques mean less time and…