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Gladys, VA 24554


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How should the soil be prepared for sod?

Depending on the area for sod installation, we recommend tilling the area with a rototiller or by hand, removing all weeds and debris, placing topsoil or compost if needed, and applying fertilizer.

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How do you measure for ordering sod?

Measure the length x width of the area you are wanting to sod, taking into consideration any unique or unusual features in the area. We recommend adding 10% of that for waste.

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What is the best watering procedure?

During installation and immediately after sod is laid you need to soak the grass until the clay under it is moist. During hot weather, it is especially important to soak the sod frequently. Once established,

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Do you have shade sod?

No. We have types that are more tolerable to a sun/shade combination, but not 100% shade.

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I do not know what type of sod I want, what’s the difference?

1) Turf-Type Tall Fescue/Bluegrass Blend: Virginia-certified, most common Adds curb appeal with vibrant blue/green coloring Stays green/holds color for mostly year-round Tough in nature—heavy foot traffic durability/resistant Well-rounded, shade/sun, cold/hot weather   2) Zeon Zoysia:

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How do I order sod?

Ordering sod is easy! Just pick up the phone and give us a call. Our courteous staff will help navigate you through the process of selecting the sod that is right for your home or

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How big is a roll of sod, a pallet of sod?

How big is a roll of sod? A single roll of sod is 2’x5’ or 10 square ft. How big is a pallet of sod? The size of a full pallet of sod is 4’x4’

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