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Step-by-Step Installation Guides for DIY Sod

If you’re considering installing sod yourself, read through this sod installation guide to help you decide whether DIY sod is right for you. And if it is, call us at 888-934-5999 to place your order. We’re here to provide any additional guidance you need after receiving your sod order from us.

  1. Measure the square footage of your project and use our Square Footage Calculator to determine the amount of sod you will need.
  2. Prepare the area before sod installation. Download these handy preparation instructions.
  3. Call us at 888-934-5999 to order your sod and arrange delivery or pickup as appropriate. Download our retail sod price list to estimate the cost.
  4. Install your sod. Download our installation instructions and be sure to follow the watering guidelines.
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We guarantee all sod to be in good condition and free of weeds upon delivery or pickup. But the most important thing to remember is that sod is living plant material. That means it needs to be installed the same day you receive it. Please contact us if you have any questions regarding the proper care of sod that you have ordered from us or that we have installed for you. Call us at 888-934-5999 or email

Proper care and maintenance is essential for healthy growth of your new sod lawn. Download our care and maintenance guide for advice on watering, mowing, and fertilization.

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Looking for something different to add to your landscape? Consider native sod instead of or in addition to traditional turfgrass.

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