Growing grass can add a lush cool feel to a yard. In western Pennsylvania, grass sod or seed is best laid in the spring before the summer heat sets in. Adequate water coverage and proper drainage must be in place in order to prevent the earth from becoming soggy or too dry.
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Living in Southern California, Shayne Ochoa has been writing professionally since 2005. Her articles have included topics on education, child development and gardening. She also holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in liberal studies from California Baptist University in Riverside.