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!

August Lawn Tips

Published on August 17, 2018

 

August Mowing Advice  

Summer rainstorms are still making it difficult to mow your lawn. Prioritize mowing when nature allows and mow your lawn as often as possible.

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...

The Benefits of Following a Lawn Maintenance Schedule

Published on June 26, 2018

You know that neighbor. The lawn expert on your street who always seems to have a dreamy, green lawn. You can probably think of that one yard that gets stuck on the HOA hit list for letting their grass get a little out of hand, too.

Understanding Lawn pH

Published on May 18, 2018

You may remember learning about pH for the first time in elementary school and delving a little deeper into its meaning during high school or even college courses. Though most of us don’t discuss pH on a daily basis anymore, it’s essential for...

May Lawn Tips

Published on May 15, 2018

Things are heating up for Southeastern lawn owners, and we're here to help provide some insight on the best practices for your lawn during this season of spring-to-summer transition. 

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...

March Lawn Tips

Published on March 26, 2018

Follow the tips below to achieve lawn perfection in the coming months, and check out approaching deadlines for product discounts.

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.

Quick December Lawn Advice

Published on December 22, 2017

December is in full swing, and the precious minutes until Christmas are passing quickly. We know the feeling of the packed schedules complete with shopping sprints and wrapping marathons to baking goodies and dashing off to the next holiday...

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...

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...