Much of Norfolk's soil contains clay and is highly compacted, which makes it hard for the ground to soak up rainwater. You can help your yard absorb more rainwater by taking on simple lawn projects listed below that can make your soil healthier.
Bonus: Attend Homeowner Turf Day on August 25th to learn how to maintain a healthy lawn by working with it, not against it. Plus, healthier lawns absorb more rainwater!
Aeration involves removing small plugs of turf and soil to create more space in the soil, allowing water, oxygen, amendments, and roots to move deeper.