As one of the most important (if not THE most important) aspects of your Perth home’s outdoor space, looking after your turf is essential.

With the right approach to turf maintenance, you can make your lawn shimmer come rain or shine, transforming your outdoor space a pleasant place to be all year round—especially in the summer months.

Believe it or not, you don’t have to be an expert to practice good turf maintenance—all you need is some elbow grease, a few essential tools, and a little know-how.

To help you on your quest for Perth turf maintenance glory, here is everything you need to know, starting with the tools you’ll need for the job.

Everything You Need To Know About Turf Maintenance

Everything You Need To Know About Turf Maintenance

Turf maintenance tools

Before you lace up your boots and start tackling your lawn, there are a few things you should have at your disposal, including:

  • A pair of gardening gloves.
  • A good quality water hose.
  • A lawn mower and biodegradable garden waste bags.
  • A decent pair of edging shears.
  • A seed spreader or garden sprayer (optional, but handy).

These tools will serve as the backbone or your turf maintenance efforts. They are cost-effective, easy to store, and simple to use—a wise investment if you want to ensure your lawn keeps a lovely green sheen.

Perth turf maintenance: the top tips

When it comes to successful turf maintenance, consistency is key. 

By weaving these jobs into your regular routine, you will ensure your lawn stays attractive and healthy all year round.

There are four things you should do to keep your lawn in great shape and we’ve covered all of them in our essential ‘how to look after your turf the right way’ guide—happy reading.

Ready for a change? Choosing the right turf…

Now that you know what you need to do to look after your turf, you will have the confidence to maintain every grass variety imaginable.

That said, as the summer months approach, you might feel that you’re ready for a change. If you are thinking about changing or upgrading your grass, our guide to choosing the perfect turf for your Perth home will steer you in the right direction.

Looking after your Perth lawn will take a little time, care, and effort—but after a while, it will become second nature. You will also reap great rewards in the long run.

If you’re looking for someone to maintain your turf to a professional standard or install a brand new lawn for your home, we can help.

As one of Perth’s leading turf specialists, we have 100 collective years (no, your eyes don’t deceive you) in the biz. Every one of our turf varieties and products comes with a 100% weed-free guarantee and we will even look after your lawn after it’s been installed.

Ready to upgrade your turf and take charge of your lawn? Contact us for a FAST obligation-free quote or feel free to call us on (08) 9453 6222. We look forward to hearing from you.