If your lawn has bare patches or brown grass, and it seems like no matter what you do, you just can’t improve the appearance of your lawn, you may be looking for solutions. Lawn aeration is an excellent option when you would like to improve the look and feel of your lawn and promote healthy growth from season to season. So, what exactly is lawn aeration and what does it do?
Lawn aeration is the process of placing small holes throughout your yard that break up the soil, reduce thatch that may be preventing your grass from receiving nutrients and water, and encourages root systems to develop. While you may be wondering if putting holes in your yard is the right decision, here are a few additional benefits you will see:
- Better fertilizer uptake and usage
- Enhanced water uptake in the soil
- Improved exchange of air between atmosphere and soil
- Reduced water runoff
- Stronger root systems
It is important to complete lawn aeration at the proper time of year to ensure that you achieve the best results for your lawn. At Englewood Lawn & Landscapes, we can assist you in determining if lawn aeration is the right choice for your lawn and address any of your other landscape maintenance concerns. The best part is that you can enjoy a wonderfully healthy and vibrant lawn by taking steps to improve its appearance through lawn aeration. Contact us today to learn more and to get started!