Sod Installation Promote Your Business
Sod Installation
ProMatch
Directory
Cost Report
  More Services

Can I lay sod over my existing grass?

Yes, but you need to cut the grass to the level of the dirt
22%
No
77%
Next Question
Question: Can I lay sod over my existing grass?
Top Answer (77% of 22 votes): No.

Answer: No
Explanation: “All sod must make soil contact to root,” Therefore, the existing grass / lawn must be extremely sparse or you will have to bring in dirt and put it on top before laying the new sod. Additionally, the grade is extremely important; the water flow must be proper.
Selena's Landscape, design & Tree Service, LLC
Answer: No
Explanation: You would need to kill the existing grass with round up and wait for two weeks or so, then till the area, add stater fertilizer and lay the sod.
Martinez Lawn & Landscaping
Answer: No
Explanation: No the soil must be prepared properly before any sod is installed.
Land Tech Landscapes
ProMatcher
Answer: No
Explanation: Existing surfaces need to be removed first and the soil properly prepped and graded and I highly recommend installing an automatic irrigation system to guarantee the sod installation.
Sodfather
Next Question
Find Local Pros
Free Sod Installation Cost Estimates

Related Questions

How Much Does It Cost to Sod a Yard?

How Much to Lay Sod? (Per Sq. Ft.)

Is it possible to overwater my new sod?Top answer: Yes

Does newly laid sod need to be thatched?Top answer: No, never

Approximately how long should it take for one person to install a pallet of sod? (about 450 square feet)Top answer: 1 to 2 hours

Related Topics

Sod Installation


Free Cost Estimates   |   Sod Installers Directory   |   Sod Installation Cost Report   |   Free Business Listing



Home   |   Articles & Videos   |   Affiliates   |   Networking Groups   |   Search by Category   |   Professionals

Terms of Use   |   Privacy   |   About Us   |   Contact Us   |   Member Login

© 2003-2014 - VentureStreet, LLC

Join Our Business Network