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Over time, layers of dead grass, moss, and debris can accumulate on your lawn, preventing essential nutrients from reaching the soil. Our Scarifier & Dethatcher ensures efficient thatch removal, allowing your lawn to breathe, absorb moisture, and thrive. With STIHL, you're not just buying a tool; you're investing in a solution backed by local expertise and unparalleled customer service.
What does a dethatcher do?
A dethatcher, is designed to remove thatch - a layer of organic debris composed of dead grass, roots, and moss that accumulates between the green grass and the soil. By removing this layer, dethatchers allow water, nutrients, and air to penetrate the soil more effectively, promoting healthier grass growth.
Does dethatching remove weeds?
While dethatching primarily targets the removal of thatch, it can also help in reducing weed growth. By breaking up the surface layer and improving soil aeration, dethatching can hinder the germination and growth of common lawn weeds. However, for a comprehensive weed solution, additional lawn care practices may be required.
What is the difference between scarifier and Dethatcher?
A scarifier aerates the lawn, whereas a dethatcher removes surface moss and lawn thatch with its spring-tines, without making cuts.