Like every living thing, grass needs air and water togrown and thrive. During the summer months in particular, lawn suffer from continual use - that be children, sports, or BBQs - These all combine to cause surface compaction. This compaction impedes drainage and it is harder for air, water, and fertilizer to penetrate into the roots. lawn aeration during the Spring and Autumn is crucial to prevent damage. it helps allow the soil temperature to rise more quickly and the surface t literally "breathe".
Posted on Fri, March 23, 2012