If you have a dog, chances are you’ll need a lawn that can stand up to some wear and tear (particularly if you have an energetic pooch!). As such, if you’re looking to lay some new turf, it’s probably best to consider those that have a high tolerance for wear. This is also good for […]
Have you ever caught yourself wondering what type of grass is used for grass sports? Maybe you’re interested in creating your own field, have a new property and are looking to lay down the right type of grass for your outdoor sporting activities, or maybe you’re just curious about the grasses used on famous sporting fields across Australia.
Golf courses have a reputation for being notoriously green. I’m sure we’ve all caught ourselves driving past a golf green, wondering “ How do they keep it so green?” and “What type of grass are they using there?!”. If this is you, then keep reading, as we explore some of the golf course grass types used in Australia.
Summer is here! For many Australians, Summer signifies eating fresh mangoes, beach trips with mates, fans and aircons, and a pretty thirsty lawn. A general lack of rain, combined with water restrictions can lead to backyards with dry, brown lawns. If this look bothers you, fear not, as we have a few tips that just […]
No one likes the idea of having a compacted lawn, but it’s something that many of us will have to remedy at one point in time or another. A myriad of different elements can cause compaction, including high levels of traffic from either feet or vehicles. In this article, we take a look at what […]
When it comes to planting a new lawn, there are generally two options for how to go about it: from seed or from the turf. There are pros and cons to both methods. Growing lawn from seed is generally a cheaper initial investment, as well as being easier on the back, however, it can take […]
Sunny summer days are on the horizon, and for many people that can mean more hours spent outside, entertaining guests, or kicking back with the family. When you’re in the market for a new lawn, it’s important to consider how much time you are planning to spend outside on it. Not all lawns are created […]
Spring has begun, and for those looking to start laying new lawn turf, this can be a great time of year to do so. When it comes to the choice of turf or seed, some people may choose turf because it tends to become established quicker than seed, and can give you a beautiful-looking lawn […]
Having a garden with lots of shade can be fantastic in the hot summer months. Shady spots offer a place to retreat from the harsh heat and are great for entertainers who tend to spend a lot of the summer outdoors. But shade can cause issues for many types of lawns. Often, lawns need a […]
In the average Australian garden, common lawn weeds range from unsightly lawn fixtures to painful party-ruiners, and there are so many varieties that it can be difficult to keep tabs on them. Some particularly common species are especially difficult to spot owing to their plant-like appearance. The dandelion is a perfect example, an almost flower-like […]