All Posts by Skip Orth

HOW SHOULD I CARE FOR MY NEW SOD?

After installing new sod there are a few things that are necessary in order to assure it gets established and thrives. WATER. Water is the most important element for new sod! When sod is harvested, 80%-90% of the root system is cut away so it has a very limited ability to absorb water. If the […]

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WHY IS MY GRASS LOOKING BAD RIGHT NOW?

Early spring is when lawns usually look their worst. They are slowly transitioning out of dormancy into the growing season. Over the winter the lawn has lost a lot of mass. It has shed a third of its root system and lost some of its density above ground over the winter. It takes several weeks […]

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