How To Make A Lawn Using Turf Or Seed


From the end of March you need to mow your lawn every two weeks.
Spring is the best time to take a little time and effort to get your lawn into shape.
But how do you make a new lawn using turf or grass seed? How do you look after it once it has grown?

The following videos show you how!

If you can’t afford turf – Alan Titchmarsh demonstrates how to make a lawn using seed – a great-value way to create a lovely lawn.

This video shows you how to look after your lawn in spring, including mowing, fertilising, topdressing and dealing with weeds, annual meadow grass and moss.

As the weather improves, you should be able to mow the grass, feed the lawn with a lawn fertiliser and deal with bare patches, ugly weeds and moss.

The secrets of success to a great looking lawn are:

  • Regular and correct mowing
  • Feeding with a spring and summer lawn fertiliser
  • Treating weeds and moss
  • Dealing with bare patches