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morgan13
yard mtc, roll then plug or plug then roll

I have a one and a half acre yard that is so bumpy me teeth rattle. I own a roller and a plugger, and want to roll the lawn but I want to minimize the compaction of the soil. should i plug first or roll first?

Debra
Re: yard mtc, roll then plug or plug then roll

I wouldn't roll it at all. Rolling would compact the soil. However, plugging would aerate the soil.

Truly, if you want a flat lawn Grade it don't roll it.

djohns
Re: yard mtc, roll then plug or plug then roll

I agree . If it's that bad , disc it up and grade it back down . If you have any drainage issues , that would be a good time to address them as well .

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