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Rochester Hills Sod Installation Companies

E&J's Hardscaping

E&J's Hardscaping

5.0 (9)
We are a landscaping company who has the respect of our peers and competitors for our quality and performance. Specializing in complete outdoor services from design to completion. E&J's Hardscaping where your Vision is our Mission 
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Your Way Property Services

Your Way Property Services

5.0 (3)
Good values and ethics. Hardworking. Very passionate. Out goal is to provide landscape and perpetual care to our customers on a long term basis. 
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College Care Landscaping

College Care Landscaping

5.0 (2)
We enjoy serving our customers and making them smile with the work that we produce! We make sure everything is done correctly and accordingly with the customer being super satisfied.
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Greener Earth

Greener Earth

5.0 (2)
25 years in the green Industry. We specialize in high end results and personal service may reasonable prices.
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Kyle's Cutting Edge

Kyle's Cutting Edge

5.0 (2)
Quality is my focus on every job. We always focus on making the customer 100% satisfied.
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Creative Lawnscape

Creative Lawnscape

5.0 (1)
At Creative Lawnscape, we do everything from lawn to snow! We have over 15 years in the green industry! At Creative Lawnscape, we specialize in residential and commercial custom landscape design and installation. We offer lawn maintenance, design and build, spring/fall clean-up, mulch install, annual flower installs and tree/shrub planting. Call us today to make sure you have the nicest yard in the neighborhood! 
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The Handy Family

The Handy Family

5.0 (1)
What sets us apart? We treat ya like family, if the finished product isn't what I want in my home, lets just say it gets done right the first time 🤙👊💯 Honesty, Integrity, Loyalty, Quality Work and God. Those are the things we stand for at The Handy Family God Bless Keith The Handy Family
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ALJ Property Services

ALJ Property Services

At ALJ Property Services, our mission is simple, to offer superior results at a competitive price. Both Residential and commercial properties will receive high quality workmanship, premium grade materials and prompt dependable service. Our landscaping and property services will surpass expectations in our community, customers and employees will work together as one to bring astonishing results for years to come.
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Lawn Life Landscape

Lawn Life Landscape

Sodding lawns is not an easy task. These include tree service, mulching, and lawn treatment services that ensure customer satisfaction. This adept and trustworthy worker provides leaf removal, mulching, and tree service at affordable and inexpensive costs.
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K6 Outdoor Services

K6 Outdoor Services

Joshua Katinsky offers professional landscaping, lawn care, and lawn edging at reasonable prices. They handle local moving, furniture moving and heavy lifting, and shrub removal at adjustable and competitive cost, among others. Ask for more details this professional lawn care pro.
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Mattco Landscape & Irrigation

Mattco Landscape & Irrigation

Mattco Landscape & Irrigation offers sod installation and other services at affordable and effective price. Hire Matthew Haight to help you. This adept and formal person offers tree removal, gardening, and xeriscaping at affordable and just cost.
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Seasonal Property Management

Seasonal Property Management

If you need assistance in laying new sod, then hire Seasonal Property Management. Let Seasonal Property Management handle it for you. Seasonal Property Management provides boulder placement, sod installation, and retaining walls at affordable and holistic costs.
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Upcott's Landscaping & Design, Inc

Upcott's Landscaping & Design, Inc

If you need help laying sod for your your lawn, sign up for landscaping services offered by Upcott's Landscaping & Design, Inc. Hire Upcott's Landscaping & Design, Inc and their landscapers. They are local sod installers who provide professional sod installation, boulder placement, and land leveling and grading services.
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Leig's Landscape Llc

Leig's Landscape Llc

Our service stands out by the quality of job we perform, by our efficiency and puntuality which is the firts best impression to our clients and most likely because we do not limit our selves to only landscaping sevices, we provide a whole lot of services like junk removal, demolition of any scale, comercial and residential cleaning services, drywall, and much more. Most important of all our priority is to satisfy each and every client. ... View Profile
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Mikey B Lawn Service

Mikey B Lawn Service

Mikey B Lawn Service specializes in lawn seeding, sod installation, and gutter cleaning services that accommodate your budget. This respectable individual offers gutter cleaning, fence installation, and weeding. This responsible pro does mulching, snow removal, and weeding.
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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?