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Owner Ben Schneider shares advice on sodding and sod installation to help homeowners make informed decisions about how to get a lawn they will love.

Why Winter Is A Great Time To Lay Sod

Why Winter Is A Great Time To Lay Sod

It is Winter time again here in NC. The leaves have fallen, the grass is brown and your mower is safely tucked away in the back of the garage. All hopes for a better lawn are set aside until Spring and that plan to extend your grass to the edge of the property will...

How to Protect Your Lawn From Your Fire Pit this Winter in NC

How to Protect Your Lawn From Your Fire Pit this Winter in NC

Fire pits are a great way to spend time outdoors during the colder winter months. Nothing beats lighting up the fire pit, gathering with friends or family outside, and roasting marshmallows over the flames. However, if you have a portable fire pit you’re using on your...

Popular Landscaping Design Trends to Add to Your NC Lawn

Popular Landscaping Design Trends to Add to Your NC Lawn

Interested in sprucing up your yard with new landscape design ideas? You’ve come to the right place. No matter what time of year it is in North Carolina, it’s always a good idea to add some life and brightness to your lawn. Let’s go over some of 2021’s most exciting...

Sodding vs Seeding in North Carolina — Which is Better?

Sodding vs Seeding in North Carolina — Which is Better?

For homeowners, their “dream home” is usually as close to perfect as possible. Whether you built your house from the ground up or you found an existing diamond in the rough, you’re proud of your investment and want to keep it shining for years to come. Part of that...

What To Look For When Choosing A Sod Installation Company

What To Look For When Choosing A Sod Installation Company

Fall is considered one of the best times of year to install sod—which means it’s time to locate your ideal sod installation company now. If you’ve been planning on adding sod to your lawn, you’ll want to make sure you choose the sod installation company that’s right...

Drainage Installation: Prevent Flooding in Your NC Lawn

Drainage Installation: Prevent Flooding in Your NC Lawn

Why Every North Carolina Lawn Needs Proper Drainage Installation Ah, there’s nothing quite like a North Carolina summer thunderstorm. Almost every afternoon, it seems like the sky goes from clear and sunny to dark and stormy within seconds. Once that happens, you know...

A Deep Dive Into Bermuda Grass

A Deep Dive Into Bermuda Grass

Bermuda grass is without a doubt, one of the most common grass types in the Holly Springs area. It grows with very little maintenance, thrives in our Summer heat, and for the most part, can rely solely on rain for watering. If you live in a new construction home, your...

What is the Best Variety of Zoysia for my Lawn in North Carolina?

What is the Best Variety of Zoysia for my Lawn in North Carolina?

Zoysiagrass is a warm-season grass type that has been used in the Americas for 125 years. Originating in Australia, Asia, and the Pacific Islands, Zoysia is a popular choice for homeowners who want a medium to low maintenance lawn with a lush, deep green color. As one...

Your Guide to Zoysia in Holly Springs

Your Guide to Zoysia in Holly Springs

For homeowners interested in a quick update to their curb appeal, zoysia (or zoysiagrass) is among one of the most popular grass types. In this article, Peak Sodding provides an in-depth guide to zoysia in Holly Springs. We’ll offer a brief history of zoysia and shed...

The Best Time to Lay Sod in NC

The Best Time to Lay Sod in NC

If you take a moment to look around your yard, you’ll notice that the flowers and trees are in full bloom. Warm weather is sweeping through our state, creating a great opportunity for homeowners to get their yards in order for the year. Aside from creating your own...

How Much Will A Successful Sod Installation Cost In 2021?

How Much Will A Successful Sod Installation Cost In 2021?

Many homeowners enjoy taking on DIY projects to cut down on costs or fill their weekends with busy work. As a fellow DIYer, I get it. It’s understandable to save on home improvement work if you feel confident in the task at hand. However, when it comes to assessing...

Choosing The Best Sod Type For My Lawn In 2021

Choosing The Best Sod Type For My Lawn In 2021

Making decisions is a daily task for every homeowner. From choosing the best security system to your favorite paint colors, making updates that will offer a lasting pride of ownership and a return on investment is important. With so many options, it’s essential to...

Sod Installation in Holly Springs: 5 Tips to Get Started

Sod Installation in Holly Springs: 5 Tips to Get Started

  There are a number of reasons for homeowners to revamp and renew their lawns. Perhaps you’re preparing to put your home on the market and need to boost curb appeal. Or, you could be trying to spruce up a thing, patchy lawn, and rid it of weeds. Whatever the reason,...

4 Best Grass Types for Your Lawn in Apex, NC

4 Best Grass Types for Your Lawn in Apex, NC

Although winter is close at our heels, establishing a lush lawn is still at the forefront for many homeowners. Luckily for residents of Apex, NC, our climate is forgivable enough to enjoy cold-weather grass types. It’s also a great time to start planning your lawn...

Is It Cheaper To Lay Sod Than To Seed Fescue?

Is It Cheaper To Lay Sod Than To Seed Fescue?

Having sod installed can be a game-changer for your landscape. It is not uncommon for local homeowners to have beautiful landscaping with plants, beds, and flowers, but the lawn is filled with weeds and patchy. Why is it that so many homeowners have this struggle?...