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Louisville Sod Installation Companies

MWAS Repairs, LLC

MWAS Repairs, LLC

4.5 (18)
Do you need help installing synthetic lawns at bargain and low-priced rates? This well-known and decent pro provides garage door repair, shutter installation, and lawn care services. They have experience in providing sod installation services.
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Lady With A Ladder

Lady With A Ladder

4.7 (11)
Lady With A Ladder has been providing lawn sodding services since 2018 at affordable and cheap cost. This pro is good at snow removal, pressure washing, and junk removal. Check this humble sod professional for their prices.
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Veterans Professional Remodeling And Landscaping, LLC

Veterans Professional Remodeling And Landscaping, LLC

5.0 (6)
Veterans Professional Remodeling And Landscaping, LLC offers scrap metal removal, patio repair, and roof installation or replacement at affordable and comprehensive rate. Their responsible landscapers also deliver and install sod, and provide leveling services. These trusted sod fixers also tackle shrub and tree trimming tasks.
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Green For Less

Green For Less

5.0 (4)
Green For Less provides landscaping services like landscaping, deep or spring cleaning, and shrub maintenance at bargain and flexible price. They install sod that tailored to your styles. Green For Less also offers house cleaning, carpet cleaning, and landscaping to enhance the aesthetic appeal of your yard.
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Stripe-It-Rite Lawn And Landscape

Stripe-It-Rite Lawn And Landscape

4.7 (3)
Stripe-It-Rite Lawn And Landscape offers residential and commercial lawn seeding, leaf removal, and shrub maintenance at budget-friendly and cheap cost. They also plant trees, shrubs and more. This versatile professional provides a 24 hour service during winter season.
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Ground EFFx Lawn & Landscaping

Ground EFFx Lawn & Landscaping

5.0 (3)
If you need a company that is available to handle your drip irrigation system installation, land leveling and grading, and sand, gravel & rock delivery needs, check out Ground EFFx Lawn & Landscaping. Let Connor help you out for a beautification. Ask for a free estimate today from this sod installation company.
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Travis Lawn Care Llc

Travis Lawn Care Llc

5.0 (2)
Travis Lawn Care Llc provides landscaping, pesticide application, and spring clean up at adjustable and inexpensive price, among others. They perform creative shrub planting, lawn edging, and lawn aeration jobs. This credible professional offers a variety of landscaping services such as sod installation, gardening, and landscaping.
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Oldham Hills Lawn & Landscape

Oldham Hills Lawn & Landscape

5.0 (2)
Oldham Hills Lawn & Landscape is experienced in installing sods at good price. These knowledgeable sod installers offer sod installation, tree trimming and more. This credible professional offers water feature repair, drip irrigation system installation, and snow removal services.
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Home Design Expo Inc.

Home Design Expo Inc.

5.0 (1)
Home Design Expo Inc. is a licensed and insured company with many years of professional experience. They specialize in handling sod installation, lawn aeration, and lawn seeding job that fit to your styles. Try them if you are experiencing problems in laying sods.
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Done Right Construction Fence & Deck

Done Right Construction Fence & Deck

Grant O'Neil is an experienced pro who provide quality lawn seeding, garage cleaning, and deck or porch painting services. This top rated sod fixer focus on landscape design and maintenance, sod installation and more. Done Right Construction Fence & Deck offers irrigation or sprinkler systems installation, rock work, drainage issue solution, deck services, landscape design and lighting, fencing and more by their polite landscape personnels.
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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?