LANDSCAPE Questions and Answers

Mention what is a technique for laying out SOD?

  • Measure the area first where you want lay the SOD
  • Use rototiller to loosen the soil to a depth of 6 to 8 inches. Remove debris, rock and weeds and then add 2 to 3 inches of organic matter
  • Rack the soil level and ensure that it is one inch below the paved areas
  • Laying whole pieces one at a time, start laying turf along a straight edge
  • Lay another piece of turf side by side, while laying it make sure it does not overlap each other and air pockets
  • Tuck the small pieces of turf into the center of the lawn area
  • Put some potting soil across all seams using a strong push broom
  • Use a lawn roller to push the SOD more firmly into the soil