Whether you’re a complete novice or lawn care connoisseur, our informational yet easy-to-follow guides cover all aspects of grass seed, grass sowing, lawn seed, growing and maintenance.
Grass seed for different soil types
With so many promises on the front of grass seed products on garden centre shelves, finding the right grass seed for your soil type can be troublesome. However, a grass mix’s ability to grow in different soil types all comes down to the grass seed in it.
How do you overseed a lawn?
Is your lawn or garden looking patchy, tired or thin? Maybe over the winter months, it has been tough to keep on top of or perhaps your kids or pets have caused a little damage. Overseeding your garden, also known as reseeding, will repair damaged areas giving you luscious green grass and ultimately bringing your lawn back to life.
How to sow grass seed
Find out how to sow grass seed with our expert guide, which will show you the best way to sow grass seed and help you get it right the first time.
How long does grass seed take to grow
The preparation work is done, and your new grass seeds have been sown. Now the burning question – how long does grass seed take to grow?
How to seed a new lawn from scratch
So, its time to seed your new from scratch! Whether you have just moved into a new home, decided to undertake some garden DIY, or you just want to start fresh – we're here to help with our guide on how to seed your lawn from scratch.
Spring Sowing Guide 2021
There’s nothing quite like the smell of freshly cut grass in the air to remind us that summer is on its way and spring is well and truly here! With the weather (hopefully!) hotting up it’s time to turn your attention to getting your lawn on.
How to care for an ornamental lawn
Ah, the Great British Lawn, there’s nothing quite like it. Mowed to perfection with statement stripes and brilliantly green, weed & moss free grass – it truly is a site to behold.
What grass seed do I need?
The best grass seed you can get is one that is of high quality and is also fit for purpose. Here at The Grass People, we pride ourselves on being able to provide both for our customers.
How to repair dog urine patches
So long as your pet pooch is the love of your life, then burnt grass patches will be the bane of it. Yes, all dog owners and lawn lovers alike will know the familiar yellowing and dead grass associated with where their pet likes to go potty.
How to manage ants in your lawn
Out of all the insects you think you may come across in your lawn, for most UK homeowners, ants will be quite far down the list. However, they do exist and there are over 30 species that can be found in Britain.