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Installation Tips

Soil PreparationBefore installing sod, the ground on which you will be installing the sod should be prepared accordingly for best results. There should be a minimum of 4″ (inches) of good soil in the area before sodding. Old grass should be removed or turned to ensure proper growth of new sod. Soil should be rota-tilled [...]

By | 2017-04-24T20:44:30+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Helpful Tips|Comments Off on Installation Tips

Keys to a healthy lush lawn

A beautiful hardy green lawn requires plenty of water and nutrients. Grass gets its nutrients from fertilizer and we recommend that you feed your lawn at least 3 times per year. These feedings should take place in the spring, summer and fall. The best time to fertilize is right before or during a rain, [...]

By | 2017-04-24T22:34:36+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Helpful Tips|Comments Off on Keys to a healthy lush lawn

Seeding

There should be a minimum of 4″ (12cm) of good topsoil in the area before seeding. Make sure that there are no large clumps of soil, rocks, sticks, etc., left after the area has been leveled and that it slopes slightly away from any buildings. This allows for proper drainage. Prepare the seed bed [...]

By | 2017-04-24T22:13:57+00:00 March 6th, 2017|Helpful Tips|Comments Off on Seeding

Grass is a Healthy Alternative!

A 50 X 50 foot area supplies enough oxygen for a family of four for one year! Thick turf crowds out weeds, reducing pollen in the air that causes allergies. Grass is a plant that has many positive benefits: LOOKS GOOD – increases property value by 15-20% NATURAL AIR CONDITIONER – absorbs heat, cooler than [...]

By | 2017-04-24T18:54:09+00:00 March 6th, 2011|Articles|Comments Off on Grass is a Healthy Alternative!