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power raking/dethatching

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by touchofpride, Mar 17, 2007.

  1. touchofpride

    touchofpride LawnSite Member
    from NE
    Messages: 33

    Wondering what you guys get usually for power raking and or dethatching service for regular size lots.
    Do any of you guys use attachments to either walkbehinds or riders for this work or all walkbhind power rake units.
     
  2. dcondon

    dcondon LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,246

    We have a JARCO dethatcher that works good and will fit on the front of a WB or ZTR.
     
  3. Shades of Green LService

    Shades of Green LService LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,011

    I don't like dethatching regularly, causes to much turf stress. I prefer to aerate every year in stead. You will get some thatch control while aerating. Only dethatch on lawns that are going to be re done. IMO.
    -Jay
     

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