A manual dethatching rake is the perfect tool for overseeding areas of the lawn in September. The rake will remove thatch and wire grass while preparing thin areas of the lawn for overseeding. Grass seed must have good soil contact to germinate. Dethatching attachments for lawn mowers tend to seriously scalp the lawn.
Published: September 17, 2012 3:00 a.m.
– Adrian Higgins, Washington Post