The Texas temperature dropping and rain during winter can damage your grass and will need replacing. Taking care of your lawn is important during winter , some people think summer is ideal to control weed growth but that's not true. Weeds grow much faster than your grass in the winter. These are some steps to taking care of your leaf clean up. Clear Any Leaves & Debris, Control Weed Growth, Adjust Mower Blade, Provide the Grass with Moisture, Aerate the Lawn, Fertilize Your Lawn, Top Dress, Check the Sprinklers, Plant Winter Grasses.