Here are the reader poll results from the question posted throughout May on the Grounds Maintenance Web site

What time of the year do you routinely renovate for: dethatching, relieving surface compaction to 3 inches, relieving deep compaction (deeper that 3 inches), overseeding/interseeding? Winter 2%
Spring 36%
Summer 3%
Fall 39%
Throughout the year 20%

Look for this new reader poll question at

Do you maintain/repair your handheld power equipment or consider it disposable/replaceable?

A. I maintain and repair my handheld power equipment

B. I use it until it wears out/breaks down and then replace it.

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