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West Haven Sod Installation Companies

Keep It Green LLC

Keep It Green LLC

5.0 (3)
Keep It Green LLC has been providing sod lawn installation for many years. This respectable professional is a sod installer who also provides professional and good quality landscaping services to their clients. This credible pro offers landscaping, landscaping design, and sprinkler system repair that acommodate your budget.
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Rossini Landscaping

Rossini Landscaping

5.0 (2)
Get more out of your sod installation cost by hiring Rossini Landscaping. This efficient and trusted professional provides tree planting, gardening, and water feature installation services. They specialize in effective sprinkler system repair, mulching, and tree planting service.
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Greenfingers Lawnmaintenance LLC

Greenfingers Lawnmaintenance LLC

5.0 (2)
Check out Greenfingers Lawnmaintenance LLC if you need assistance with lawn painting, weeding, and lawn aeration. Greenfingers Lawnmaintenance LLC also offers lawn care, lawn fertilizing, and snow removal assistance at negotiable costs. Inquire about their sod installation prices and packages today.
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ES Remodeling  Landscaping , LLc

ES Remodeling Landscaping , LLc

5.0 (1)
Our time, services, and efforts are all geared towards your dream landscape. We will help and support you from start-up to repairs. We will consider your needs, time, and budget. Give us a call to know more! 2036411561
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Arnoldo's Landscaping

Arnoldo's Landscaping

5.0 (1)
On the lookout for a provider who specializes in sod grass installations and maintenance at adjustable and great cost? Arnoldo's Landscaping provides mulching, tree service, and lawn care in a cost-effective manner. They have been providing mulching, snow removal, and landscaping services for many years.
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Guerrera Landscaping LLC

Guerrera Landscaping LLC

Guerrera Landscaping LLC helps you save time, money and effort. Check out Guerrera Landscaping LLC that offers professional sod installation. This hardworking expert does water feature installation, artificial turf installation, and retaining walls.
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Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC

Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC

Let these dedicated grass installers in Southbury give you quality sod laying services. Affordable Landscaping & Tree Service LLC specializes in doing desertscaping, snow removal, and weeding work at a negotiable rate. This creative pro builds lawn fertilizing, shrub removal, and landscaping design at adjustable and quality costs, among others. 
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Done Well Landscaping And Designs

Done Well Landscaping And Designs

This Done Well Landscaping And Designs is a one-stop shop for all your sod installation, landscaping design, and artificial turf installation needs. Their professional team does landscaping, retaining walls, and drip irrigation system repair work. This focus expert provides all sorts of land leveling and grading, drip irrigation system repair, and sprinkler system repair.
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Evergreen Art & Stone Works LLC

Evergreen Art & Stone Works LLC

We are a small company that can handle both small and large projects from tree removal, land clearing, installing lawn, landscape and stone work. We have been in business for 18 years and love what we do! 
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Frequently asked questions

How much does sod installation cost near me?

Sod prices are $0.30 to $0.80 per square foot or $130 to $360 per pallet (450 SF), without installation. Sod installation costs $0.90 to $1.80 per square foot for materials and labor, depending on the grass type and job size. Sodding an average 0.2 acre lawn costs $4,500 to $10,000.

When is the best time to lay sod?

Sod can be laid anytime during the growing season. The best times to lay sod are in early and mid-fall or spring when temperatures are cooler, but grass continues to grow. Some types of sod grass can also be installed in the winter, even though it's dormant. Avoid laying sod in summer. Summer sod installation requires extra water that often leads to disease and fungus.

Who lays sod near me?

Landscapers, lawn installation companies, and grass seeding companies lay sod near you. Use HomeGuide to find top-rated sod installers in your area, get free estimates to compare, and view photos that showcase lawns installed by the pro.

Can you lay sod over existing grass?

Laying sod over existing grass does not work and may kill the sod. All sod must be laid over soil to root correctly. Removing the existing grass and preparing the lawn with soil amendments and rototilling is required to promote a healthy root system.

Do I need to rototill before laying sod?

Rototilling before laying sod works the existing growth into the dirt, loosens the soil, and uncovers buried rocks to give the roots room to grow. Alternative soil preparation methods include adding topsoil for the roots and to improve the yard's grade or laying the sod on the existing bare ground.

Consult with a landscaping sod company to discuss the best preparation method for your lawn.

What is sod installation?

The sod installation process includes:

  1. On-site evaluation, measuring, and free estimate
  2. Project planning, equipment rentals, and sod delivery
  3. Preparing the soil by removing existing growth and tilling
  4. Marking the location of each sprinkler head
  5. Application of soil amendments or top dressing and leveling the yard
  6. Installing the new sod by dampening the soil, raking, and laying the pieces.
  7. Filling in the gaps from previously cut sod scraps
  8. Using a lawn roller to smooth out the sod and remove air pockets
  9. Testing the sprinkler system
  10. Providing watering and maintenance directions

How do I find the best sod installation companies?

Start by searching our list of sod companies near you. After researching and contacting potential candidates:

  • Compare at least three estimates from professional landscapers.
  • Ask for recommendations from family, friends, and neighbors.
  • Select sod companies that are licensed, bonded, and experienced.
  • Verify their insurance, worker’s compensation, and bond guarantees.
  • Look at their reviews on HomeGuide, Google, and the Better Business Bureau (BBB).
  • Ask about their warranties and guarantees.
  • Ask for a written contract, warranty, and detailed estimate.
  • Avoid making large payments upfront. Come up with a payment schedule for work completed.

After asking questions and verifying their credentials, hire the most affordable and best landscaping sod services near you.

What questions to ask sod companies before hiring?

When looking for the best sod installer, ask the following questions:

  • How long have you been a landscaping contractor?
  • Which types of sod are you experienced in laying?
  • What do your sod services include?
  • Are you and your employees licensed, insured, and bonded?
  • Are the workers your employees or subcontractors?
  • What license(s), training, and affiliations do you have?
  • Do you charge by the square foot, hour, or project?
  • How many similar projects have you completed?
  • Can you provide me with references or customer referrals?
  • What can you start and finish the sod work?
  • Can you provide me a written estimate with a breakdown of all costs?
  • What happens if you go over budget or there are changes to material price?
  • Do you offer guarantees?
  • What is the structure of the payment agreements?
  • What payment methods do you accept?
  • What do I need to provide to get started?