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How to patch your lawn

7 STEPS

Fix those dried out yellow spots by simply patching your lawn

WHAT YOU'LL NEED

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Rake gently

Prepare the soil by raking gently to remove debris

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Be sure to pick up any stones and kill all weeds in the area

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Spread a thin layer of fresh soil

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Add fertilizer, then mix the fertilizer into the soil by gently raking the area and levelling out the surface

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Spread seed

Immediately sprinkle grass seed using a seed spreader. To ensure the area is evenly covered, sprinkle the seeds over the patch length-wise, then width-wise. Rake the area gently to help the seed into the soil.

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Watering the area should take the seed down to the correct depth in the loose soil.

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Alternatively, you can use a piece of sod to patch your lawn