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. 

Browse our latest content below or select a topic from the drop-down menu. Have an idea for a Super-Sod blog post? Comment on a post to let us know!

Sod vs. Pine Straw - Weighing Your Options

Published on September 24, 2018

Whether your house is front-and-center in the cul-de-sac or hidden at the end of a long driveway, the first impression folks have of your home is important. The walk to the front door sets the scene for the entire visit, and we know you don’t...

September Lawn Tips

Published on September 10, 2018

Zoysia, Bermuda, and Centipede Tips

  • We're sure you want a weed-free lawn this winter so we're writing to remind you it's time to apply pre-emergent weed control to your established warm-season lawn. We recommend pre-emergent with no nitrogen...

July Lawn Tips

Published on July 17, 2018

 

Hot Weather Mowing Tips 

Get Mowing

Put mowing on the top of your to-do list!

Grass is growing in full glory and the weekly rainstorms make it difficult to mow your lawn. Prioritize mowing when nature allows and mow your lawn as often as...

How To Conduct a Soil Test for Your Lawn (Video)

Published on May 7, 2018

You’ve heard us say it again and again because it remains true through every season: healthy soil is essential for healthy grass. 

Whether you’re laying new sod or planting seed, we always recommend conducting a soil test before spreading...

Key Steps to Remember When Seeding a Lawn (Video)

Published on April 20, 2018

 

April Lawn Tips

Published on April 19, 2018

Spring is here, and it's time to give your lawn a little more attention. Learn from our April lawn tips about how to care for your Southeastern lawn to ensure it's healthy and green for the summer!

How to Kill Moss in Lawns

Published on April 5, 2018

You may be a bit fuzzy on this topic in more ways than one. Today we’re tackling that pesky moss in your lawn. 

Laying Sod in the Winter

Published on January 5, 2018

Are you sure that’s going to grow? It doesn’t look like it’s gonna make it.

I’ve heard these comments before from people who know nothing of the magic of dormant sod installation during winter.

That Apple Fell Straight Down: Advice to Restore an Overgrown Lawn

Published on December 8, 2017

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

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...

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.