So from south to north or from right to left. 10 global ratings. After clearing the area, you can now lay your lawn soil mix. £16.95. We have everything you need to ensure your lawn is at it's best, from lawn feed, to grass repair and lawn seed. Paul Allen Smith suggests a mix with a ratio of 5 parts sand, 1 part sterilized, commercial soil and 1 part seed. Tarmac Silver Sand - Major Bag (17) £3.80 . Apply when moss is actively growing. In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. 20 Aug, 2009; Featured on: lawn care. If I add sharp sand to top soil would this be better? Versatile and easy to use the EverGreen Handy Spreader has 5 spreader settings allowing it to be used with the full range of Evergreen lawn treatments and grass seed. Login. Topdressing can be used to smooth the surface of the lawn. If your lawn is naturally dry or a burned summer lawn is a common event for you try over seeding with a drought tolerant grass. Warning: Keep out of reach of children and pets. Dry Powder easily soluble in water 4.5 out of 5 stars 1,335. The ammonium sulphate content is a fertiliser that releases a high level of nitrogen. This release of nitrogen will help make your lawn grass greener. Lawn sand contains nitrogen and iron, to give your lawn a boost all year round, leaving it a healthy green colour. J Arthur Bower's Lawn Sand is used to control the build up of moss and leave you with a beautiful looking lawn. As mentioned this can consist of a mix of materials depending on the existing soil composition and health, such as sand, loam, topsoil or peat. Tools . Customer reviews . We specialize in grading private drives, along with dust control in the summertime months. Grass should not be cut 3 days before treatment and not cut again until at least 4 days after treatment. RedLeicester. Screws, Nails & Fixings. Wash hands and exposed skin after use. Westland Lawn Sand² Traditional Moss Treatment - 16kg (20400319) 418408. Original Poster. Hunt. Fixings. 6,869 posts. Lawns can become compacted and water-logged in wet weather. Do not apply during drought or freezing conditions. Doctorbob1 . Split your lawn sand into two equal lots and work in different directions for each lot. Mix on an old piece of board so as not to ruin paving. Hand Tools. This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. Our Lawn Sand Moss Killer is easy to apply and kills moss in lawns whilst encouraging the growth of the grass. Pure sand contains no weed seeds, but putting sand on the lawn may well increase drought stress. Lawn Sand can be used any time between late spring and early autumn, when grass and weeds are actively growing. Westland Lawn Sand, 8 kg 4.4 out of 5 stars 84. Capacity: 960g. Lawn sand works best when applied to your grass every 4-6 weeks over the late spring and throughout the summer. Do not apply during drought or freezing conditions or when rain is falling or imminent. So if your lawn is looking uneven with a few too many dips, help is at hand. Wickes Yellow Building Sand - Jumbo Bag (0) £42 . The Lawn Store top dressing is a blend of fine, dry, sand and loam which is applied during lawn or sports turf renovation to assist seed germination and to repair minor surface imperfections. Ideal for use when treating small lawns and features an arm support for improved comfort. Measuring Tools. Picking this up makes it a great price for what I need, 2 bags with any left over for the garden lawn this Spring. Westland Lawn Sand is used to control moss in established lawns. Look after your grass with our wide range of lawn care products here at B&Q. Friday 25th June 2010. This will ensure more even distribution. Testers. Elixir Gardens ® Westland Lawn Sand Moss Killer Lawn Grass Tonic Fertiliser Treats 200 sqm x 1 4.4 out of 5 stars 84. Then spread the second lot in the opposite direction. As well as dealing effectively with many types of weeds, lawn sand can be used to control and prevent moss. This can leave unsightly globs of sand throughout the lawn while the grass beneath these heavy mounds of sand can literally be choked out. It may also be combined with other elements and can therefore be used as a general fertiliser. Screws. Can be used any time between late spring and early autumn, when grass and weeds are actively growing. When top dressing a lawn with any material, only a very thin layer should be spread evenly over the entire lawn. RRP £14.99 . More info: Sharp sand for all general building use. Wickes Trucking & Dirtworks offers a wide range of work from delivering dirt materials (Gravel, Sand, Pea Stone, Topsoil, Drainfield Stone, Crushed Asphalt & Concrete). Step 2 Spread a layer of cement at the edge of a small section of lawn. Power Tools. Technically there is no such thing but a grass that has deep roots will tap into water deeper in the soil thus staying greener longer; at least long enough to survive a typical british summer. Using a Spreader. To avoid drift of granules or dust onto plants, patios or ponds do not apply in windy weather. Box Contains. 4.4 out of 5 stars. Choose a time when the soil is moist and the grass is dry. Use gritty sand to top-dress clay soil or ground that waterlogs badly, as this improves surface drainage, but use bags of bought topsoil or ready … Any areas where it globs or mounds up should be corrected immediately. It is the moss killing component of moss killers and lawn sand and is commonly sold in the green keeping industry as a fertiliser under the name of Ferrous Sulphate or Soluble Iron. It shouldn’t be too sloppy or dry. The presense of iron sulphate within Lawn Sand can help reduce the pH level of the soil which can in turn reduce the amount of worm casts. how to use. £18.99. Always read the label. I just add sand to compost depending on what I'm growing.ie, how free draining I want it to be. Back. Lawn and Sports Turf Top Dressing (TD5) High quality premixed sand and soil Top Dressing (70/30), blended using heat treated 3mm screened sports sand. 4.4 out of 5. Technical specification of Verve Lawn sand 100 m² 13.5kg; Seasonal usage: Spring, Summer & Autumn: Application rate: 135g/m² : Coverage: 100 m²: Weight (kg) 13.5kg: Chemical care: Keep product off skin and always use gloves when handling this product - Wash hands and exposed skin after use: Restrictions: Keep out of reach of children & pets: Health and Safety. Dansand No Weed Polymeric Block Paving Joint Fix - 20kg (124) £22.90 . 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