GRASS TIPS

Once you receive your grass, install it immediately to ensure a healthy establishment. Ideally, plant the grass on the delivery day because if it sits on the pallets for too long, it will stress and struggle to grow after installation.

  • Test the soil
  • Fertilize
  • Resume mowing using the 1/3 blade rule
  • Mow the grass once
  • Increase irrigation
  • Control the weed
  • Remove debris
  • Top-dress and aerate
  • Irrigate your grass appropriately
  • Fertilize
  • Inspect your grass for grub worms and chinch bugs
  • Mow the grass less frequently if drought-stressed
  • Watch for gray leaf spot and all patch
  • Control weed as necessary
  • Test the soil
  • Continue mowing using the 1/3 blade rule
  • Dethatch
  • Remove debris
  • Top-dress and aerate
  • Apply pre-emergent herbicides
  • Control weeds
  • Mow as necessary
  • Water a quarter-inch every week based on the weather
  • Remove debris bi-weekly
  • Control weed as necessary

Follow these tips to ensure healthy, thriving, and beautiful grass.