Football field maintenance
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Football field maintenance

When I tell people that I'm the landscaper who looks after our team's football field they are really impressed, and a little jealous. I don't think they know how much work it is though - it's definitely trickier than keeping your backyard looking green. Not only does my football field need to look lush, it also needs to be perfectly even so that the ball doesn't bounce at crazy angles, and not so soft that the players boots sink in. I need to keep up with all of the latest tricks that landscapers have, and I write these up here so that everyone can give them a try on their own fields.


Football field maintenance

  • Should You Add Organic Topsoil to Boost Your Lawn?

    4 April 2022

    When the growing season comes around, you'll want to pay particular attention to your lawn. If it's looking a little worse for wear following a rough few months, you may need to give it a little help to return to its lush and verdant state. So, why should you think about introducing some topsoil so you can strike the right pH balance and get ready for the better weather ahead?

  • 3 Vital Considerations Before Embarking on Your Vegetation Clearing Project

    31 January 2022

    Generally, your parcel of land might contain natural vegetation, especially when it has been left unused for years. However, you might choose to clear all the vegetation for an upcoming project, including construction, farming, landscaping, etc. While you might think that clearing land is a simple project, there is a lot involved. There are numerous critical considerations to observe when clearing vegetation on your piece of land. Please take a look at some of them below.

  • Essential Supplies for Constructing a Low-Cost Pondless Waterfall on Your Yard

    1 October 2021

    Adding a miniature pondless waterfall to your lawn has various benefits, such as attracting birds to your home, producing soothing water sounds and enhancing property value. However, most homeowners consider installing a pondless waterfall an expensive project, thanks to landscaping magazines and websites that feature intricately designed water fountains. While it is true that some designs are expensive, a pondless waterfall is affordable. Notably, you can easily install a low-cost pondless waterfall as a DIY project.

  • How Modern Lawn Mowers Are Easier To Use

    17 June 2021

    There are many different types of lawnmowers that have existed over the years, but none can really compete with the latest few generations that appeal to any type of gardener, from the reluctant teenager who has to mow the lawn as one of their chores to the enthusiastic older green thumb whose body is stopping them from being as active as they would wish. If you are considering buying a lawnmower, then here are a few reasons why you should consider the newest lawnmowers before you look at the back catalogue.

  • Two Matters to Consider Before You Start Your Landscaping Project

    14 January 2021

    Here are a couple of matters you should consider quite carefully before starting a landscaping project. How long you'll have to wait for your plants to grow You should check how long it will take each of the plants you're going to add to the garden to grow. Many plants take weeks to germinate, months to bloom and several years to fully mature. If you don't want to wait months to see some colourful blossoms in your garden, you might need to swap some of your seeds for ones that are fast-growing.