Here in New England, maintaining a perfect lawn can be a real challenge. Trees, mountains, rocky terrain and erratic weather can put a lot of undue stress on grass. In many cases, it can leave big patches and unsightly gaps in our lawn. And it’s not just natural causes that result in this big, bad brown blotches – sometimes it’s the things that we always have to worry about – people, pets and the like. Regardless of where they come from, we want to get rid of them – and today, that’s what we’re going to talk through.
Here are some common causes of brown spots and what you can do to (try) to correct them.