If you want to have a landscape, you need to maintain a regular, daily habit of looking after your lawn first by caring and nurturing it. It is like taking care of children. If you fail to take care of and nurture your kids, they will die.
Your landscape will be composed of plants, trees and flowers, so it is a growing, living thing. If you don’t know how to take care of grass alone, then you will definitely not know how to maintain a full landscape. To make the most out of your landscaping plans, you must conduct a daily maintenance schedule in order to prevent the development of problems from affecting your lawn.
Your lawn is the most critical part, because it is grass; and grass is the foundation of all landscape designs. A healthy, good looking lawn is a requirement for all of those who wish to have beautiful scenery on their property. Your lawn is like a canvas upon which the landscapers are the painters.
If you do hire landscapers, they will very much appreciate your efforts in preserving a beautiful and healthy lawn, and it would inspire and help them to do a better job in returning the favour and making your backyard look like it came out of a landscaping magazine. Imagine if you have failed to keep a healthy looking lawn – your landscapers would feel that you do not care at all for nature and that you are giving them double the work because then they would have to do it themselves.
Here are some tips to help you in maintaining your lawn:
1. Fall Fertilization
Fertilization is a perfect example of maintaining your lawn for landscapes. This is one of those things that you must not disregard when taking care of your lawn. So you should already be regularly applying fertilizer on your lawn, but not too much that it will instantly kill the grass. Every year, when the autumn season ends, apply a final dose of fertilizer. Your lawn will then absorb the nutrients from the fertilizer which will help to keep the grass strong and healthy throughout the winter, and…