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Core aerating new sod

Discussion in 'Landscape Maintenance' started by snowjeep, Aug 5, 2009.

  1. snowjeep

    snowjeep LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 458

    I have a customer who installed a 20x30ft area of sod herself for her dog. Her house is being built or finishrd I guess since she lives there. She asked me to core aerate this fall and it was just installed in June. It has taken well but I dont know much about sod. There is no thatch build up so I told her I didnt think it needed it. Also can you roll this sod in the fall before the snow flies to make sure it is flat?
  2. dave k

    dave k LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,177

    What type of sod is it?
    Will you need to re seed it? I wouldn't think so, but just asking.
    It wouldn't hurt as long as its completely knit together and rooted.

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