Top Ten Spring Is Almost Here Prepare For The Warmer Weather Now So You Can Get Outside And Make The Most Of It
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Tools and Tips for Spring Yard Work Photo by Lee Valley 1.Rake it upOnce the last of the white stuff is gone, and the ground begins to warm up, it's time for a general clean up.Cut back any dead, diseased or overgrown branches, plants, grass and weeds, and then rake up the leaves, twigs and other debris.
It's a good time to re-seed any bare patches on the lawn and add a thin layer of compost.2.Compost itAll the debris from your cleanup should go into the compost pile.If you don't like the idea of an open pile, it's easy to construct a compost bin.
You'll find lots of plans on the Internet.3.MulchOnce the soil has warmed up, and there's not much chance of frost or freezing rain, it's time to apply mulch - about 4" to 6" - around trees, shrubs, and flower and garden beds.
You can't go wrong with shredded bark.4.AerateAerating the lawn allows oxygen, water, and nutrients to more easily reach grass roots.If your lawn is small, use a manual hand aerator.Otherwise you can rent a powered aerator (or hire a landscaper to do the job for you).
5.WheelbarrowUnless you intend...