The best times to install sod are spring and early autumn, but sod will thrive if it’s laid anytime during the growing season — which is April through November.
The cooler temperatures and rainy days help sod get rooted into your lawn quickly and without much watering on your part. Keep these tips in mind:
If you decide to lay sod in the summer heat, there are a number of tips to keep in mind:
Keep in mind that Shattuck Turf Farms doesn’t offer sod installation. Visit our how-to-page for more tips on installing your new sod.
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