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Do I Need to Overseed My Lawn?

May 16, 2016

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TruGreen lawn specialist using a seed spreading machine on a lawn

Take our quiz to find out if overseeding can help your yard regain its health (and good looks!).

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TruGreen lawn specialist using a seed spreading machine on a lawn

Everything You Need to Know about Overseeding

May 16, 2016

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TruGreen lawn specialist using a seed spreading machine on a lawn

Overseeding a lawn is a great way to restore the health and appearance of thinning or patchy grass.

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how to care for lawn after overseeding

Own The Yard: How To Care For Your Lawn After Overseeding

October 22, 2015

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how to care for lawn after overseeding

You’ve just overseeded your lawn (go, you!). So, now what? See our tips for how to take care of your lawn after overseeding.

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Overseeding Your Lawn

everything you need to know about overseeding your lawn

March 1, 2015

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Overseeding Your Lawn

Overseeding your lawn is an excellent way to restore it back to its most healthy and lush condition. There’s no mystery to it. Overseeding is the process of planting new grass seed to fill in areas of thinning turf and it’s a great way to improve the density of your lawn and enhance its color. Some people refer to the practice as reseeding your lawn rather than overseeding your lawn.

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Fall Overseeding

why is fall overseeding important?

May 11, 2013

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Fall Overseeding

Late summer or early autumn is a great time for fall overseeding to heal cool-season lawns that have been damaged by summer drought, diseases, lawn damaging insects or foot traffic. That’s because cool-season grasses, as their name implies, grow best when air temperatures are between 60 and 75 degrees Fahrenheit. Common cool-season grasses found in our lawns include Kentucky bluegrass, perennial ryegrasses and fescues.

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Overseeding in Spring

overseeding in spring | can i just throw the seed on my lawn?

May 4, 2013

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Overseeding in Spring

Fall is the best time to introduce new seed into an existing lawn of cool-season grasses. But, depending on your grass type, overseeding in spring can yield good results, too, if it’s done early enough in the spring to give seedlings enough time to mature before the onset of the summer heat.

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Overseeding a Lawn

benefits of overseeding a lawn

April 26, 2013

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Overseeding a Lawn

Overseeding a lawn can help improve its overall health and appearance. Simply explained, lawn overseeding is a process of spreading grass seed over the already existing turf. Generally, overseeding is best for larger areas where the turf is thin, but not bare. Smaller areas that are thin or infested with weeds can be spot seeded.

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What is Overseeding

what is overseeding a lawn?

April 20, 2013

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What is Overseeding

A lot of bad things can happen to your very nice lawn. Things like bare spots, or weak, thinning or patchy grass in your yard that results from compacted soil, poor drainage, weather conditions or weed infestations. When you notice any of these types of things occur, overseeding a lawn may be the best solution for restoring your lawn back to its most attractive condition.  

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Overseeding

the basics of overseeding a lawn

April 13, 2013

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Overseeding

There often grows a special bond between homeowners and their lawns. However, in this case between me and my lawn, I wouldn’t call it an obsession ... Let’s just say that I don’t mind it when I notice a neighbor driving by and slowing down just to sneak a peek at that smooth carpet of lush, green grass in my front yard.

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