Originally Posted by Smallaxe
That is normal stress and whatever the diagnosis may be given by name, it often results from poorly cared for sod... soaking wet as you put it is another evidence of poorly handled sod... tell them to back off the water, in fact this time of year, maybe shut it right off foor the rest of the season, even if the roots haven't started yet...
Maybe there should be a thread about how roots like moist soil AND air... seed too... more is better? more is better! more is better...
I'd agree with that too. Sometimes customers saturate their new lawns with too much water. Tell your customer to back off and let their lawn breathe.