Originally Posted by Above Par Lawns
Does this hold true for Fine Fescue lawns on heavy clay soil? I've always been told compost applications following aeration in Spring or Fall was the way to go.
There are numerous benefits to topdressing with compost rather than sand, even on sports turf, do your research. There is absolutely no need
to manage resi/com turf in the same manner as sports turf. If you need to level the surface use a sand & compost or loam and compost, providing you aren't creating a substantial layer.