Top dressing and soil amendments are both done to improve the condition of your soil; therefore, improving the condition of your lawn. Top dressing is a nutrient-rich organic material layered on top of your grass, while a soil amendment is typically worked into the ground using an aeration machine and a landscape rake.
Doing this regularly helps to add soil back to your yard, which smooths bumps over time, and encourages lush, green growth.
In the past, adding chemical nutrients was the gold standard. More recently, with the interest in organic and natural materials rising, materials like compost have become a more natural option. Give us a call for more info about safe, clean composting options for your home.