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Pics. Loosen the top 6 to 8 inches of soil with a rototiller. Make sure you lay your first row against a straight edge;
Measure & order the first step of laying sod is to measure the area you plan to cover and order your sod. If your lawn has an irregular shape, run a string probe the soil under the sod with a stiff wire to see how far the water penetrates. Using your rain gauge or the empty coffee can, measure how much water mother nature supplies from showers and rainstorms.
Instantly renew your lawn by laying sod.
Begin laying sod down a straight edge of the prepared area, and continue until a single row is complete. Laying sod over sand is a quick way to establish a new lawn. When you lay sod over weed, it may survive longer than expected and this can pose a problem. From measuring to the first mow, this guide explains how to lay sod properly.