Common Turf Problems and How to Avoid Them

Turf is an excellent option for installing grass in the yard of your home or business. We recommend that all of our customers educate themselves about common turf problems and how to prevent them.  This is the best way to protect the investment you have made in your turf, and ensure your landscaping is looking its best.  Check out the article below for a list of the most common turf problems and how to prevent these turf problems.

First off, weeds are a problem for every turf owner; it is inevitable. Our experts recommend ensuring that you are mowing your turf regularly, watering appropriately for your climate, and fertilizing when needed to help your lawn get the nutrients it needs.  If weeds are out of control, we recommend hiring a turf professional to help with this and other turf problems.

Second, one of the turf problems that can be the most perplexing to turf owners is uneven turf growth.  This can be caused by a variety of different factors, including shade, slope, uneven watering and more.  Make sure that your trees and bushes are pruned regularly, that your watering is even on all parts of your turf, and that your ground is level prior to installing turf.  If you still cannot fix the issue, call your local turf professional to come take a look.

Lastly, the old saying “the best offense is a good defense” certainly applies to turf problems.  Hiring a turf professional to manage your turf maintenance will absolutely prevent these common turf problems from occurring in your yard.  Give us a call today to learn more about how we can help you with your turf problems.