You can make lawn-maintenance confusion a thing of the past once you have a handy chart on-hand. Whether it’s mowing, aerating, raking or watering, Lifehacker’s seasonal lawn maintenance cheat sheet clarifies the grey areas on how to keep your lawn green.
Mow strips can be made from any solid material used to separate the lawn from a planting bed. They allow a law mower to trim the grass all the way to edge of the lawn without having to use a string trimmer.
Whether you keep your lawn pristine because you love the look and feel of it, or you just maintain it because your HOA tells you to, this guide has suggestions to keep your lawn happy and healthy, along with a full month-by-month schedule.