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Virginia Beach Sod Installation Companies

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16 years of experience  in the landscaping industry with landscaping installation and maintance, hardscape designs and installation, and lawn maintenance in Even though i have all this experience we are basically in starting phases of operation. I will go beyond my means and take my time discussing what you have in mind for your property or I can recommend the best options for your property and your lifestyle habits.  Some services we provide but are not limited to : landscaping - new landscape  design .Maintaining existing landscaping such as trimming mulching weed pulling. Hardscapes- patios (concrete pavers or natural stone ... View Profile
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Solid Rock Lawn & Landscape, LLC

Solid Rock Lawn & Landscape, LLC

4.5 (2)
ABOUT US Solid Rock Lawn & Landscape LLC, is a small family owned and operated business offering landscape design, maintenance services.  Our Story- A great story it is!Roger had always been involved in things outdoors whether a building project, landscape project, or vegetable garden. Along the way he worked for Busch Gardens Williamsburg in both the entertainment and landscape divisions. He started a successful "part time" lawn maintenance company in 1989 while teaching in the Virginia Beach public schools. After 13 years of teaching and ministry Roger found himself at a cross roads. His position was being elimina ... View Profile
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Grade  A  Handyman

Grade A Handyman

5.0 (1)
Grade A service and work
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Rivera Management

Rivera Management

5.0 (1)
We offer a wide range of services And we are mostly combat veterans who do this to give us purpose and bring joy to others from our work. We dont do this for the money we do it because we get to work together and accomplish a task.....so when you hire us your helping a veteran who struggles with the effects of combat.... we are veteran own and 90% of our labor force are either active duty, reservist, or medically discharged combat veterans...... thank you for trusting Rivera Management  ... View Profile
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Moes Lawn Care LLC

Moes Lawn Care LLC

Your landscaping or gardening project is always in good hands with our landscapers. Our service includes all project phases from planning to maintenance. In the process, we always keep your personal wishes and needs in mind. See for yourself just how professional and creative our work is! What makes us different - Planning, implementation and maintenance. We help make your wishes come true. You can count on our experts with many years of experience, great ideas and wide-ranging expertise. Our scope of services is very broad and includes residential, commercial and public work.   Also, we also provide the best in Pressure Washing Services ... View Profile
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Personal Touch Landscaping Services

Personal Touch Landscaping Services

Personal Touch Landscaping Services  stands out from among the best landscaping companies in Chesapeake, VA. This company offers landscape architecture including many lawn services. Aside from creative landscaping, these landscape architects also do lawn aeration, lawn top dressing, lawn treatment, plant watering and care, snow removal, sod installatio and more. Check their lawn landscaping costs today. ... View Profile
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Newell Lawn And Landscape

Newell Lawn And Landscape

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Kehl Enterprises

Kehl Enterprises

I believe that "Honesty, Integrity & Attention to Detail" is the most important way to run any company 
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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?