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!

What to Consider When Choosing a Type of Grass for Your Lawn

Published on June 1, 2018

You’re finally ready to take the plunge and commit to a new lawn. However, you’re not quite sure where to start. We’re here to clear things up and ensure that you love the grass variety you choose and it thrives at your home.

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

 

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. 

February Lawn Tips

Published on February 27, 2018

Follow Nature's Bright Yellow Sign...the Forsythia Bush

Forsythia is a shrub with yellow flowers that is one of the first shrubs to flower in spring.

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...

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.

Pre-Emergent, Post-Emergent, and Weed & Feed: What’s the difference?

Published on June 22, 2017

Weeds can haunt even the most meticulously maintained lawn. Luckily, the list of herbicides available for homeowners is extensive. However, that doesn’t mean it’s easy to decipher the difference in products. We’re here to help you differentiate...

How to Calculate Fertilizer Rates

Published on June 2, 2016

Calculating fertilizer application rates is just math, a simple formula. Here's an explanation for you to reference when you need it.

1. Gather Facts

A. How many square feet is your lawn? The Yard Area Calculator on our website will help you...

Individual Sod Rolls for Quick Fixes

Published on April 17, 2015

Sometimes areas of a lawn need a quick fix with just a few rolls of sod!

New DIY Video: Sowing Elite Tall Fescue Seed

Published on October 22, 2014

Our new DIY video was completed just in time to help with growing Tall Fescue lawns from seed! We have complete written DIY instructions, but all the steps are shown in this video too.