Lawn Installation

6 Steps for Turfgrass Installation in Central Florida

Properly installing turfgrass in your Central Florida lawn is essential for getting optimal performance and protecting your investment. The installation process usually takes up to two days: the first day to prepare the sod and the second day to complete the installation. Below are six steps for turfgrass installation to ensure your lawn not only looks great but also to protect your wallet from costly mistakes. 1. Do a Soil Test A beautiful lawn starts with good soil. Give your lawn ideal growin...

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Gain Instant Curb Appeal with Sod and Improve the Value of Your Home

When it comes to real estate, the old adage rings true, You never get a second chance to make a first impression. One of the first things an interest buyer looks at is the overall state of the outside of the house and property – including the lawn. HGTV explains, Your lawn is the first thing people see when they approach your home, and regardless about what people say about judging a book by its cover, it’s crucial to make a positive first impression. In buyers’ minds, if you&#...

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How Much Does It Cost to Install Sod in Central Florida?

Are you thinking about installing new Central Florida sod in your residential lawn or for your commercial property ? You may be wondering how much it would cost to purchase the sod and have it installed. The truth is, there are a lot of different factors that can go into the price of installing sod. Here are a few of the factors that can affect the cost of a freshly installed sod lawn: The Type of Sod Sod is priced by the square foot and is often sold in rolls, but not all sod is created equal. ...

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Using a Commercial Sod Farm for Your Next Turf Project

Maintaining a good looking, vibrant and healthy lawn is high on the list of importance for commercial property owners who understand the value of landscape investment. If you have plans to lay down new turf for your commercial property you have two options to consider - starting from scratch by planting seeds and waiting for it to grow OR laying down sod for instant greenery. The three main factors that will influence your decisions are time, budget and maintenance. Choosing a Sod Farm for Your ...

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Orlando Sod Replacement

Whether you own or manage a commercial building, apartment complex, restaurant, or a private residence in Orlando, an attractive lawn is appealing to your guests, customers, and potential buyers of your property. By simply replacing your sod, you can dramatically improve the aesthetics of your property, increase its value, and obtain more rental revenue. If you reside in Central Florida, you are probably already aware that sod that was once healthy can quickly deteriorate. Whether your lawn is e...

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Installing A New Lawn In Orlando

Many Orlando lawns are comprised of St. Augustine grass. St. Augustine is the most popular type of turf used in this region, as it grows very well in our subtropical climate. St. Augustine has wide blades and is a very thick, dark green grass. Its thickness, due to the formation of dense runners, make it very hard for weeds to penetrate, which makes it easy to maintain. When St. Augustine is installed in Central Florida, the time of year it is installed is crucial. St. Augustine grass will remai...

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