Cost to Top Quality Aerate a Lawn in Sterling for the Right Price

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To save costs when it comes to lawn aeration Sterling, most homeowners combine it with the application of fertilizer. This can be highly efficient and can reduce the cost by as much as $50 or more. Sterling lawn aeration cost can be determined primarily by the size of your garden. The average cost of the procedure is around $175, and most homeowners are estimated to spend between $.10 to $.40 per square foot. If you would prefer to do it by yourself, you can rent the tools for the procedure for $60 to $300 per day.

Estimated final cost for lawn aeration

Item Quantity Fair Price
Lawn Aeration Labor 2 Hours $38.07
Lawn Aeration Equipment Allowance $27.50
Totals - Cost to Aerate Lawns - 215 Square Feet $65.57
Average Cost Per Square Foot $0.33

What happens if a lawn in Sterling is not aerated?

If not aerated, a lawn can be weak and dull looking. It will also be susceptible to weeds that can damage the plants and grasses. A yard with compacted soil can be difficult to maintain. However, it is important to know that the health of a lawn is not dependent only on aeration. There are other factors to consider as well, in order to have a green and healthy lawn like proper watering, mowing, fertilization, and pest control.

How often should I hire a lawn aeration in Sterling service?

Lawn aeration is best done at least once a year during Fall or early Spring time season. However, there are instances when a more frequent lawn aeration is needed like when the lawn is heavily used, has clay soil or subsoil.

Should I fertilize my lawn first before aerating it in Sterling?

No. Fertilization is best done after lawn aeration to ensure that the nutrients will be absorbed properly by the grass roots.

Is it safe to aerate freshly seeded lawns in Sterling?

No. It is advisable to wait at least 6 months or until the seedlings reach full maturity before doing aeration.

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The aerator to be used can also have an impact on the cost of your lawn aeration Sterling project. If you have a small lawn, it is practical to use spike aerators. It can cost you between $175 to $400 depending on the number of spikes used. A core aerator, on the other hand, is basically used for more compacted soil and larger lawns. The cost can be between $190 to $3,000. If you want to save costs and plan to do it on your own, you may get in touch with your neighbors and rent a lawn aerator together. You may then take turns in using it.

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    Dandini Landscape Co

    Rating: 75
    4 Peter Dr. 
    SterlingMA  01564
  • 2

    Sterling Septic Solutions Jet

    Rating: 72
    7 Crowley Rd. 
    SterlingMA  01564
  • 3

    Nelson G

    Rating: 58
    39 Lucas Rd. 
    SterlingMA  01564
  • 4

    Bilowz Associates Inc.

    Rating: 80
    125 Derby Rd. 
    SterlingMA  01564
  • 5

    Anderson Landscape Construction Inc

    Rating: 78
    6 Beverly Dr. 
    SterlingMA  01564
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    David Favreau Sanitation Services

    Rating: 70
    111 Chace Hill Rd. 
    SterlingMA  01564