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  1. Is my grass dead?!

    Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hey guys, I'm a new home owner and just moved in about 4 weeks ago. The yard needs some TLC and I want to learn how to make it look beautiful because me and my wife love the house and yard. It just needs some patience, kindness, and loving; some sweet loving. :vs_karate: I'm attaching a photo...
  2. Best plan for uneven zoysia sod?

    Landscaping & Lawn Care
    We had the house built a year and a half ago. Everything but the sod has been great. It wasn't laid very effectively. There were gaps around some of the sections. The grass is otherwise healthy. So I'm wondering, how to best 'fill in' those gaps? I'm thinking along the lines of...
  3. Sod at 4 Weeks - Celebration Bermuda

    Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Question for the "experts" and the "experienced DIYer." The photographs below are of my backyard that was sodded four weeks ago. This is Celebration Bermuda. For the first three weeks the sod was watered twice a day for 20 minutes - about 1 to 1.5 inches in each period. Since last Thursday...
  4. Sod for sandy soil and lots of shade

    Landscaping & Lawn Care
    I just moved to Crownsville, MD (Arden on the Severn) and the current yard is full of vines and looks crazy. Is there a good sod for a lush green yard that has sandy soil (history shows the sand here is the finest making glass sand in North America). I also have mostly shaded areas. I looked...
  5. Want new sod, where do I start

    Landscaping & Lawn Care
    Hello, I just bought my first home here in Florida in Sept. The "lawn" is really nothing but a large patch of weeds that the bank had been mowing (it was a foreclosure). I want to fix up the front yard and have been thinking about laying sod. I was reading another thread where they talked...