Great looking turf doesn’t just happen. There’s a lot of work involved in getting your commercial or domestic property ready for turf installation.
As with all good things in life, the key to a great lawn lies in the preparation.
When laying turf your mind set should be, do this right now and reap the results in the long-term. By spending a little extra time preparing the area, you could potentially save yourself time, money and resources in the future.
So, what do I need to do to prepare an area for turf installation?
Firstly, turf should be the last thing you do in your garden, so if you have any other landscaping to take care of, make sure this is all completed before moving onto the turf phase.
Clear the area that you want to place your turf, removing all weeds, debris and any existing lawn you may have there.
Check the soil that is in the chosen area. For turf to take hold and grow the top soil must be rich in nutrients, water and organisms.
Is your top soil lacking? Don’t worry, Local Turf have top-quality top soil for sale, so you can be assured that you are providing the best foundations for your turf.
Whether you’ve hoed your existing turf or you’ve added a new layer of top soil, you will need to level the soil ready for your turf. If you don’t level off your soil you can look forward to an even and bumpy lawn appearance. By spending this time not only will the lawn look better you will find mowing a lot easier.
Now you are ready to lay your turf.
There is an easier way. Why not get Local Turf to take care of the whole process? With more than 45 years’ experience you can be assured that you will get a top-quality lawn that will last for years to come and look amazing!