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Autumn Lawn Care

After yet another searing summer, it’s now the season where we greet cooler evenings and begin to get ready for the cold winter. Your grass will be relieved as summers can be lengthy and challenging. But with winter comes its own set of challenges. So here are our tips on how to care for your lawn in autumn, before it goes dormant in winter.

Protecting your lawn (and home) from the summer heat

There’s one word that comes to mind when you think of summer: heat. But alongside that heat also comes another word that can pose a potential danger to both your house and lawn: dryness. February might be the last month of summer, but it’s usually our hottest month of the year. Even in years where […]

Covid alert levels

How Jim’s Mowing is operating under COVID alert levels With most of New Zealand entering spring 2021 in COVID Alert Level 2, with the exception of Auckland which is in Level 3, the team at Jim’s Mowing want to reassure you that we are doing our best to keep our customers, you and your families, […]

How to prepare your lawn moving from winter into spring

With spring fast approaching, now is a good time to start thinking about lawn care. Spring signals the beginning of growing season for most lawns around New Zealand, with many receiving a lot less care over the dormant months of winter. So, if your lawn is in need of a little TLC to prepare it […]

How to use a leaf blower like a PRO

Autumn has come and gone, which means many trees have now shed their leaves. While the leaves on the ground can be a different look (and sometimes fun to jump on, if you see a particularly crunchy-looking one!), many may wish to scoop them into a garden bed or dispose of the dead leaves. Dried […]

Top 10 Basic Gardening Tools for Beginners

If you’re interested in getting started with gardening, you might also be wondering what type of tools you should purchase to help you with the process. While you can technically start your gardening journey with just some soil and a plant, gardening tools can help make the process simpler and quicker. There are lots of […]