Originally Posted by haynes504
hey guys, i've got a customer who has a fairly large, little over an acre, yard of centipede. they've asked me if i would be interested in aerating the yard and then top dressing it with sand. i don't own an aerator so i was gonna rent one from a local company here. what's the easiest way to spread the sand in order to top dress it? trying to figure out how long it would take me and one helper to get it done. do you guys have any efficient ways to spread sand fast? how much sand do you normally apply? thanks
Check around with your local golf courses and see if they have a top dresser you can rent from them. That would be your best bet to do a quality even job and not break your back.