Latest News

The biggest lawn issues caused by wet weather

The biggest lawn issues caused by wet weather

You decide to invest in a new lawn. You buy turf online. You pour your heart into installing it and looking after it –  after all, you want to make sure that the turf is kept looking its best for as long as possible. Now, lovely gardens require upkeep, and there...
How to edge your lawn like a pro

How to edge your lawn like a pro

Whilst some people like the idea of having a lawn that is all over the garden, there are others who want to create defined, clear areas where the lawn meets flowerbeds, social areas or perhaps play areas. This is known as lawn edging, and believe it or not, it is...
How to lay turf in wet weather

How to lay turf in wet weather

How to lay turf in wet weather We know what you’re thinking, why would anyone decide that it is a good idea to lay their turf in wet weather? Sometimes, of course, it is simply unavoidable – this is the UK after all! The good news is that laying turf in wet...
Earthworm castings

Earthworm castings

Earthworm castings are in abundance on lawns at this time of year. Find out what they are, where they come from and how to deal with them, with expert advice from Essex turf grower and supplier, Paynes Turf. What are earthworm castings? You’ve most likely noticed...
Laying turf in winter

Laying turf in winter

Laying turf in winter Laying turf in winter is possible; in fact it can offer great benefits. Find out how to, and the advantages of, laying turf in winter with expert advice from Essex turf grower and supplier, Paynes Turf. Advantages The colder temperatures mean...
How to top dress lawn

How to top dress lawn

Applying a top dressing to your lawn could boost its health and overall appearance, as well as improve the condition and texture of the soil. Find out how to top dress lawn with advice from Essex turf grower Paynes Turf. What is top dressing? Top dressing is made up...