|Aeration is the act of opening up the soil to the air by spiking, scoring or shattering the surface.
• Allows oxygen, nutrients and water to filter down to
the root zone naturally.
• Loosens the soil and releaves compaction .
• Aids BIO-Thatch control or the direct application of
nutrients and pesticides.
• Prevents plant roots staying close to the surface
and making it unstable.
Best performed in Spring or Autumn.
To cover an average sized oval takes approximately 1 full day.
• Type of soil.
• Best performed when the surface is not too wet.
• Some methods mean the surface cannot be used for a day or two.
• Spike Aerator (best for hard soil types)
• Hollow Tyne Coring Unit (best for fine or sensitive soil types)
• Vibra Mole (best for sandy soils)