The Super-Sod Blog

In a quest to improve lawns across the Southeast, the Super-Sod team posts fresh biweekly blog content. With these posts, we share our passion for achieving Lifetime Lawns. 

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Frequent Mowing to Prevent Lawn Scalping

Published on November 8, 2017

Have you ever put off mowing the lawn just a couple days too long? I understand your pain. Life gets in the way, and before you know it, you’re zipping across the yard with your mower set to its normal height.

Robotic Lawn Mowers are at Super-Sod Stores Across the Southeast

Published on October 31, 2017

Super-Sod now sells and installs Automower robotic lawn mowers.

Why Is It Important to Rake Fall Leaves from the Lawn?

Published on October 25, 2017

As the final months of the year creep in and temperatures finally start to drop, the temptation to jump in leaves and crunch them underneath your feet is all too strong. Go ahead! Jump in those leaves. Veer off your usual path to step on an...

4 Similarities Between Seeding Warm-Season Grass and Cool-Season Grass

Published on October 11, 2017

Maybe you’re experiencing the first growing season in your new home with a Fescue lawn. Or you could finally be switching over to a grass type that has a maintenance level more your speed. Whatever the case, you’re searching for the best way to...

Five Years of Fescue Grass Care

Published on September 27, 2017

By Mike Kephart, Guest Blogger and Super-Sod Sales Enablement

For all of my 30 plus years working with turfgrass, in all the places we've lived, it’s been warm-season lawns except the five years when we lived in the Kansas City area.

Our home...

Post-Storm Lawn Cleanup & Care

Published on September 13, 2017

Recently, the Southeast was ravaged by Hurricane Irma as she transformed from a category 5 hurricane to a tropical storm, leaving a variety of damage in her wake. We recognize that the tragedy reaches far beyond debris-filled lawns, and our...

3 Differences Between Warm- and Cool-Season Grass Seed

Published on August 30, 2017

If you just relocated to a new house with an unfamiliar lawn, congratulations on that big decision! However, you may be switching care requirements from warm season to cool season grass or vice versa.  Super-Sod experts regularly answer questions...

URGENT Disease Alert: Bipolaris

Published on August 24, 2017

We're getting questions about Bipolaris right now. Here are bullet points for diagnosis and action on this August disease alert.

Super-Sod Coaches in Action: Daniel White & Nathan Tart

Published on August 8, 2017

We know that Super-Sod team members are ardent turfgrass experts. However, we love exploring their passions that are separate from sod. Meet a couple of coaches who make those around them smile in the office and on the field.

Up Your Curb Appeal in 2 Weeks: Laying your own sod

Published on August 1, 2017

If you’re looking for instant impact, sod installation is your answer.

Why Laying Your Own Sod Is Your Next Saturday Project

Published on July 26, 2017

If you’ve watched a crew of landscapers tossing around sod rolls with astonishing synchronization, you may be intimidated by the thought of transforming your lawn by yourself.

Summer Mowing for Warm Season Grasses: Bermuda, Zoysia, Centipede

Published on July 12, 2017

The summer solstice on June 22 officially ushered in the warmest of seasons, and the thick Southern humidity has once again reminded us how grateful we are for Willis Carrier.