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NY Over seed help

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by newtostone, Apr 30, 2008.

  1. newtostone

    newtostone LawnSite Senior Member
    from NY
    Messages: 681

    So i have a lawn where i was thinking just rip it out add some soil and hydro seed. but what if i were to just add soil where needed scalp the current lawn and then hydro seed over that after raking it over with a power thatch rake? Whats your take for all the guys that do this a bit more often. I have only done lawns on new construction and never an existing lawn. Thanks in advance for your help
  2. mybowtie

    mybowtie LawnSite Senior Member
    from NY
    Messages: 683

    Airate, dethatch, topdress, seed, starter fret. Done this many times. Works good. Most guys that hydroseed have a minium price. Not worth it if its a small area.

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