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The UC Guide to Healthy Lawns

Rethink your irrigation system

Before reestablishing the lawn, you may want to take a look at your current irrigation system. Was is designed and installed correctly? If you do not have a permanent underground system, you may want to consider installing one now. If it is well designed and properly installed, it can save time and water and provide better irrigation.

Next step to completely renovating your lawn:

Prepare the soil

Photo of lawn with puddling water

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