Sod Help

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by dmk395, Jul 22, 2002.

  1. dmk395

    dmk395 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Ma
    Posts: 1,003

    Where can I find sod in Massachusetts, looking for companies called Sodco. or Turfo but can't locate there phone numbers? Also just curious what some would charge for 5,000sq ft.....all the loam is down already, new lot...just laying the sod etc.?
     
  2. Ssouth

    Ssouth LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 437

    I would charge $555.00 plus cost and delivery. Here, we get $1 yd to lay it . Just add that on to you cost. To find sq. yds. just divided sq. ft. by 9. anyway that's how we do it.
     
  3. AGLA

    AGLA LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,749

    Gold Star 800-631-3013 Lexington, Yarmouthport
    Tuckahoe Turf (RI)
    Kingston Turf(RI)

    I think Sodco and Turfco are also in Rhode Island

    $1,500 would be about the wholesale cost of 5k SF delivered.

    Tuckahoe has very consistant quality. Had 2k today and will do 5k tomorrow.

    We can not do it for $1 a yard up here. You can't get the walking dead for under $12/hour, and the other costs of doing business in the People's Republic of Massachusetts are plenty.
     
  4. dmk395

    dmk395 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Ma
    Posts: 1,003

    AGLA,

    Just curious what would u charge
     
  5. Dave's Lawn Service

    Dave's Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    Posts: 5

    I just got some turf from kingston turf and it was nice stuff. I recomend them.
     
  6. dmk395

    dmk395 LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Ma
    Posts: 1,003

    thanks for all the help everyone, tuckahoe turf sent me some nice sod
     

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