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Any special or correct way to mow grass

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by bdepew, Apr 4, 2003.

  1. bdepew

    bdepew LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    I was curious is there a right or wrong way to mowing grass? like side to side in a circle,,,front to back..lol...any special way?

  2. Jimbo

    Jimbo LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,093

    Dont take off more than 1/3 the length during any given cut or it will stress the lawn. Why would you mow in circles?

    Change patterns every other cut to avoid tire patterns.
  3. bdepew

    bdepew LawnSite Member
    Messages: 6

    I was kidding about the circles, it was a joke...:D
    thanks for the reponse

  4. TLS

    TLS LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 7,943


    Your website is real nice.

    You come across as a professional.

    Why the newbie question?

  5. Dependable Lawncare

    Dependable Lawncare LawnSite Member
    Messages: 84

    Blade side down works best :p

    LANDGUARD LawnSite Member
    Messages: 73

    From the top down.:D

    P.S. Nice website. Is the Microsoft Certified Professional you from a previous job? Tells you how the hi-tech market has turned on many of us.
  7. Mark P

    Mark P LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 352

    Just cut so there be as little stress on the grass as possible, and make it look pretty....Marks Mowing Service

    my pictures 075.jpg

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