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Turf Tips FAQs

Do you sell retail as well as wholesale?

Yes. We welcome both homeowners and landscapers alike.

How do I measure the area?

Please see Growing the Most Beautiful Lawn in the Neighborhood: Part 2

What is lead time to get sod when I order?

1 day notice is appreciated to ensure your turf grass is cut fresh for your order

Do you have a minimum order?

10 Sq Ft = 1 roll (for small orders we recommend using our partners at Lowes and Home Depot for convenience)

What days is sod available for pickup?

Mon – Friday 9:00-4:00

Saturday 9:00-11:00 during Spring, Summer, and Fall

Do you deliver?

Yes  – we deliver Monday – Saturday

What are the measurements of a roll of sod?

Rolls are 18” wide X 80” long = 10 Sq Ft per roll

How many rolls on a pallet?

50 rolls per pallet = 500 Sq. Ft.

May I return sod if I order too much?

No – sod is perishable so we do not accept returns

(See measuring guide for help in ordering correct quantity)

How soon after I buy sod do I need to lay it?

Same day, preferably within several hours

What time of year is best to install sod?

Spring and Fall are best, but sod can be installed even in winter if the ground is prepared and leveled and water is available

What types of grasses do you grow?

Please see product list

Which type of grass does better in the heat?

Enduraturf

Which type of grass is better if I have dogs and/or high traffic areas?

4EVRBLUE is a good choice because of the repairability of the bluegrass and traffic resistance of the rye grass

Which type of grass is best for shady areas?

Enduraturf

How do I prepare the area for laying sod?

Please see Preparation, Installation and Establishment Guide

How much should I water the new sod after laying?

Please see Preparation, Installation and Establishment Guide Part 3

When should I mow my lawn after new sod is installed?

10 days -2 Weeks during growing seasons.

Please see Preparation, Installation and Establishment Guide Part 3 for directions mowing your mature lawn

How often do I need to fertilize and what fertilizer do you recommend?

Please see Preparation, Installation and Establishment Guide Part 3

 

Turf Tips: Compiled by High Desert Turf

For your best lawn in the neighborhood and a neighborhood of best lawns please download and these helpful guides.

Growing the Most Beautiful lawn in the neighborhood Part 1: Turf Selection

Growing the Most Beautiful lawn in the neighborhood Part 2: Preparation, Installation & Establishment

Growing the Most Beautiful lawn in the neighborhood Part 3: Care & Maintenance

Growing the Most Beautiful lawn in the neighborhood Part 4: Watering: When & How Much

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