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Lawn Care Advice

Hints and tips on how to get a beautiful green lawn this summer. From tackling common lawn diseases to how to cut the grass properly, Flymo is here to help with easy, practical advice on taking care of your lawn.

What type of lawnmower is best for inclines and small hills

When confronted with a hill you need the right equipment. If you don’t have the correct lawn mower, what could be a simple task just gets more difficult, so selecting the right machine is important.

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Why lawn care is so important

Having a nicely-kept lawn isn’t simple an expression of vanity; in fact, the benefits from keeping a healthy lawn go well beyond it just looking good, to the extent where your outdoor space can become your own personal haven. Often, it doesn’t take large numbers of backbreaking hours to create a beautiful garden that you can be proud of.

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How to design your garden lawn

Your lawn is often the focal point in your garden so one should consider its shape and design carefully. Deciding what your lawns main uses are is probably the most important aspect in the design stages, maybe you require a dining or play area in which case a rectangular shape may be suited or your main concern could be maintaining an attractive appearance, in which case opting for an open or free-flowing lawn would more suited.

Ultimately, the best design for your lawn is determined by its use, surrounding landscape, its appearance, and your desired maintenance level.

For those looking for a little inspiration we’ve put together the ultimate guide for choosing the perfect lawn shape and some design ideas to add a little creative touch…

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How To Maintain Artificial Grass

Artificial grass can often be a viable alternative to the real deal; it does not require watering or mowing throughout the year like traditional grass, and will always look smart and well kept. It can be costly to overhaul your entire lawn, but in the long-term this may be more viable. Although artificial grass is quite low maintenance, that doesn't mean that it is no maintenance. You will still need to work to keep it in a good condition throughout the year. Here are our key steps to keep your artificial lawn looking its best all year round.

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How To Use A Grass Trimmer: Top Tips

The grass trimmer is a versatile machine that can become a very handy companion in keeping your lawn looking its best. Trimmers come in many different shapes and sizes based on the propulsion system, however with all types, the principles are the same.

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Chevron 34C

The Seasoned Gardener: Lawn Care Tips For Each Season

As with most gardening tasks timing is very important. With every season comes a unique set of tasks which you need to keep on top of to keep your garden looking its best.

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Grass seed in someone's hand

The Grass Seed You Need For Your Lawn

We all long for a luscious, pristine lawn but sometimes everyday maintenance like watering and mowing just isn’t enough to tackle tricky problems such as brown spots and grass disease.
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Contour 500E Plant Guard

How To Cut Right Up To The Edges Of Your Lawn | Flymo

If there is one thing that spoils a beautiful cut lawn it has to be ragged and untidy lawn edges – especially if you have an eye for attention to detail!
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HoverVac 280

How To Organically Fertilise Your Lawn

Keeping your lawn well fed is a very important part of the overall care throughout the year. By using a fertiliser you can ensure your lawn keeps its healthy, deep green colour and generates a thick grass covering which can help to prevent weeds from growing.
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