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I'm not sure where you live or what kind of grass you have, so I'll provide soewahmt generic advice, based on the mid atlantic region of the eastern US.To kill the weeds you have now, use Weed B Gon.First, go to Scotts.com and click on the annual program link. It will ask you for your zip code and grass type and, based on that, will give you feedback on what to put down and when.Generally, you should put down a preemergent in early spring. Do that now if you haven't already. One of the easiest to find is Scotts Turfbuilder with HALTS (aka Step 1 ). Put down Turfbuilder with Plus 2 weed control (aka: Step 2 ) in early June. Then put down an insecticide (BugBGon), and GrubEx in mid to late June. Sometime in the next month or so, have a soil test done, and add soil ammendments as needed during the next few months to get the soil in shape for seeding.At the end of the summer (late August or early September), core aerate your lawn, then apply a good, quality seed and starter fertilizer. Water it lightly twice a day. Not too much, just enough to keep the soil a little damp 5-10 minutes should be enough. When the seed germinates, cut back the watering to once a day for another week or so.When you do your last mowing (around Thanksgiving here in the Wash. DC area), put down a winterizer.Come next spring, you'll be well on your way. Stick with the Scott's program from there and overseed again next fall if necessary.


There are many different ways on how to care for your lawn. You must be familiar with the techniques for your lawn to be green. The best way to do this is to hire a lawn care professional to do this for you if you lack the knowledge and expertise to do this the right way.


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