Find a sod installer in Kansas City, KS

Find sod installation companies in Kansas City, KS

Find sod installation companies in Kansas City, KS

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Find sod installation companies in Kansas City, KS

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Top 10 sod installation companies in Kansas City, KS

Homeowners agree: these Kansas City sod installation companies are highly rated for knowledge, experience, communication, and more.
Mo Kan Lawn Landscape

Mo Kan Lawn Landscape

5.0(1)
3 hires on HomeGuide
15+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
David S. says, "Mark explained the setup and costs, and was quick and efficient. No complaints. There were also various options provided. It was all nice and easy." Read more
Anything Outdoor KC Llc

Anything Outdoor KC Llc

5.0(3)
3 hires on HomeGuide
13+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
Jonny B. says, "Tim was very responsive and knew exactly what we needed!! He and Nathan came the next day to do the work and performed it to an extremely high standard. Would highly recommend Anything Outdoor KC to everyone and anyone, and look forward to working with Tim on the next project! " Read more
Yard Inspirations Llc

Yard Inspirations Llc

5.0(1)
3 hires on HomeGuide
4+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
James W. says, "they went way out to make back yard better than I had planned it to be. they were willing to do extra project than we needed done. their workmanship was outstanding and a joy to be around. we will have them back late in the year to do our front yard landscaping. they showed up on time ever day & stay late to finish a project" Read more
Jh Concrete Llc

Jh Concrete Llc

5.0Exceptional(8)
9 hires on HomeGuide
10+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
Sanket K. says, "John did a great job fixing my leaning fence and changing the rotted post and railings on the porch. I would definitely recommend John." Read more
K.C Lawn & Leaf

K.C Lawn & Leaf

4.8(4)
10 hires on HomeGuide
25+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
Cyril S. says, "wecommunicated to suit our needs" Read more
Carpenter Enterprise's

Carpenter Enterprise's

New on HomeGuide
1 hire on HomeGuide
21+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
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Capetillo Landscaping

Capetillo Landscaping

New on HomeGuide
1 hire on HomeGuide
34+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
Performance and quality 15 years experience great attitude and great with customers. My best effort is to make all my customers happy how about the performance and work that we put in at their needs.
LOPEZ LANDSCAPING LLC

LOPEZ LANDSCAPING LLC

5.0(1)
10+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
Jon W. says, "Had them do both our front and backyard landscaping. Did a fantastic job, offered 3 pricing tiers with optional work, if needed. Able to deliver service very quickly once approved. Crew was very friendly and clean up after themselves! Both jobs were completed same day as well. Extremely happy, highly recommended. Will continue to use for future projects." Read more
LDK Lawn Services

LDK Lawn Services

5.0(1)
17+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
Newton says, "LDK Lawn Services is a professional company that did an amazing quality of work for us. We love their work ethic/" Read more
Kutt Kleen Lawn And Landscaping

Kutt Kleen Lawn And Landscaping

4.0(1)
6+ years in business
Serves Kansas City, KS
Nancy B. says, "Nice clean and respectable young men that made the yard look REALLY good" Read more

Your sod installation questions, answered

Answers to commonly asked questions from the experts on HomeGuide.

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 and Google.
  • 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?

Reviews for Kansas City sod installation companies

Recent success stories from people in the Kansas City area.
Loretta L.
Very friendly and helpful. Did a great job.
Anything Outdoor KC Llc
Sanket K.
John fixed my leaning fence and replaced the post and railing on my front porch. Clean job, great job! I would definitely recommend John.
Jh concrete llc
Ginger B.
Super nice. Had everything done in a little over an hour. Reasonably priced as well.
K.C Lawn & Leaf
Sheila G.
Wow is all I can say about this young man's work ethic! He replies as soon as i contacted him and he does amazing work! I would give him 10 stars if I could! Awesome awesome!
Great Lawn Service LLC
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