Basic Tips For Installing Sod
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Basic Tips for Installing Sod I thought I'd document my sod project a bit because it was a very quick and satisfying project.Here are the basics about installing sod.1.Cost A roll of sod ranges between $3 - $4 in my part of the country (Bozeman, Montana).
This is for a 2 ft by 5 ft roll (10 square feet).It makes for a very affordable and instant yard.2.Level of Difficulty Once the dirt work is completed, laying the sod is a breeze.My friend and I laid my sod in less then an hour.
3.Main Points to Remember 1.Create a smooth surface for the sod prior to laying it.2.Water, Water, Water! Water sod 1-2 times daily.You have to keep it moist.Otherwise the sod will be short lived.Prep Work is Key Level out the area where sod is being applied.
Shovels and rakes can help do smaller jobs where the soil is soft.A tiller works wonders for smaller jobs as well.For new construction I'd recommend renting a bobcat or tractor to level and do the dirt work.
If you already have grass, look into renting a sod cutter.Once everything is level, you may need to bring in a...