Aeration is the process of mixing or circulating air with a liquid or substance. With core aeration for lawns, plugs of soil and turf are removed from the lawn, which results in improved air circulation throughout. This process is also referred to as lawn aeration, and it provides several benefits. If you’ve never considered this procedure for your lawn, here are a few reasons to take another look.
When you provide more air to your lawn, it provides a natural way to control weeds. Many people don’t know this and they turn to conventional chemical weed killers. Aeration is a safe and effective way to keep weeds away. That’s because it makes your lawn thicker and denser, and this in turn discourages the growth of pesky weeds that easily find their way through sparser covers with more room for growth. Core aeration makes your lawn healthier in more ways than one. [Read more…]