New Sod Maintenance

You have just had your new sod installed, it is beautiful, lush and green! But Wait! What do you do to establish it after is installed!? Here are some guidelines to follow for your new lawn: Watering: All grass needs water to ensure good health and vibrancy. For a newly installed lawn follow the calendar below. Water evenly and slowly so that water penetrates the soil without running off. Avoid frequent light watering which will cause shallow rooting, and overwatering, which

Custom Front Garden Beds

Individual Designs for the Standard Front Yard Front Yard Landscaping has become quite standard in the new communities within Calgary. Typically, homeowners opt to have just the standard sod install up and around their tree. We Sod It strives to buck those trends by adding a personalized front yard design for every home. Sometimes all it takes is a garden wall or garden bed border to really make a front yard pop. Paving stone borders provide the ability to not only add gard

We Sod It's Signature "Opposod" Install Pattern

After looking at our previous Sod Install photos, we are often asked about how we created such an amazing finish to the sod installation. We pride ourselves on our signature "Opposod" Laying Pattern, where we alternate which way we lay the sod rolls. Why Sod It Back and Forth? We believe that strong clean lines create a Sleek and Modern Pattern for your lawn. What Causes This Beautiful Change in Colour? The colour of the blade is actually unchanged! When you unroll a roll of

Sod Installation 101

#sod #sodinstall #layingsod #Bluegrass #WeSodIt #DIY #DIYLandscaping #Landscaping #Calgary A Step by Step Guide to Laying Sod Moisten the soil in the prepared area right before you begin laying the sod. Start by finding the straightest edge and unrolling the sod to create the first row. Press the ends and edges of the pieces together as you lay the rows so that you eliminate gaps and overlaps without stretching. Cut and trim corners as necessary. Tip: If the weather is hot on