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How do you fix a dead lawn?
If your grass is actually dead, then here is the basic process to fix it: Begin a new lawn by raking the dead grass up so that you鈥檙e left with just the soil. Spread seed (and compost if needed) so that they land firmly in the soil you tilled.
How do you fix a soggy lawn?
If the soil level is above the surrounding grade, then remove a layer of the soil with the blade of a flat shovel, creating a smooth transition between the surrounding lawn and the disturbed area. Spread grass seed or sod over the soil, using the same grass variety as the existing lawn’s variety.
How do you fix a rut in the middle of grass?
Using an edger, remove the grass in the center of your rut, lifting it up and setting aside. Then, loosen the soil in the rut and add in more soil if needed to bring it one to two inches above neighboring grass.
Can dead grass be replaced?
Dead grass can鈥檛 come back the same way dormant grass can 鈥?you鈥檒l need to start over. Let鈥檚 take a quick look at the different ways you can replace dead grass. Prep the soil by tilling or turning it to loosen. Level the ground, adding a top layer of turf building lawn soil or fertilizer as needed.