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.

Reel Mower vs. Automower Robotic Lawn Mower – A Scalping Study

Published on July 27, 2018

“It’s about as exciting as watching grass grow.”  

One of my favorite idioms, this means whatever you’re describing is extremely boring and typically slow. 

I couldn’t find the origin of the idiom, but I did find that Colorado one homeowner has...

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.

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.

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!

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.

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.

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...

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.

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.