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    100% Green Guarantee

    At Lawnsafe we will ensure that your lawn is in a perfect condition – whatever the weather. All you need to do it make sure that you water and mow your lawn correctly.
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    Common Problems

    Your garden is an intricately balanced ecosystem. If an aspect falls out of balance, it may have a profound effect on the health and look of the rest of your garden. Your lawn is no different – and unfortunately disease can strike in the blink of an eye.
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Buy Roll On Grass

Making The Decision To Buy Roll On Grass

After the stresses and strains of winter many home owners are dismayed at the condition of their lawn covering. Dull and lifeless patches as well as dead grass will reduce even the most attractive lawn to a shadow of its former self. For this reason many South African home owners make the decision to buy roll on grass which offers quick and easy solution to the problems caused by adverse weather conditions. There are a variety of different types of roll on grass that are available in South Africa and the home owner should be able to source a variety that will be ideally suited to the environment in their part of the country. It is important to make sure that the type of grass that is purchased is suitable for the climate in a particular part of South Africa as this can play a large part in the success of the planting process.

If the home owner wishes to buy roll on grass there are a few preliminary steps that should be undertaken in order to ensure that the end result is an attractive lawn covering, suitable for any gathering of family and friends. The soil should be aerated prior to the laying down of the lawn and a good compost should be applied. This is especially important in the inland parts of South Africa where clay like or sandy soil does not hold water very well. The application of the compost will not only assist the soil in retaining water but will also supply valuable nutrients that may have become depleted during the dry winter months.

Care should be taken to only buy roll on grass from reputable suppliers. Giving in to the temptation to purchase roll on grass from a vendor at the side of the road will be one that the home owner may live to regret. Although the roll on grass sold by these roadside entrepreneurs may seem to offer excellent value for money there is always the possibility that the wild strains of grass that are offered for sale may harbour disease and even pests that can be extremely damaging to both the grass covering and the rest of the plants in the garden in the short to medium term.

Companies like LawnSafe will be able to offer the home owner sound advice on what to look for when they make their decision to buy roll on grass. They will also be able to provide roll on grass and lawn solutions that are trusted by South Africans all over the country to provide high quality and attractive solutions to any lawn requirements.