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Unformatted text preview: 2.7.1 Pick-up sod after soil is leveled. 3.0 Prepare Soil (Together) 3.1 Have soil pH tested. 3.1. Adjust the pH, if necessary. 3.2 Use rented rototiller. 3.2.1 Break up the compacted soil. 3.3 Use a starter fertilizer. 3.3.1 Spread over the now-loosened soil with a soil conditioner. 3.4 Remove any rocks and debris 3.4.1 Rake the soil to begin leveling it out. 3.4.2 Use a roller to finish leveling the soil. 3.5 Lay the sod on leveled soil. 3.5.1 Begin on the outer edges, unrolling a roll of sod on the far left-hand side. 3.5.2 Then unroll another on the far right-hand side. 3.5.3 After laying these 2 rolls of sod, work your way in towards the center with subsequent strips. 3.5.4 If a strip of sod appears too low, shim it with topsoil to bring it up to the proper level. 3.6 Use roller again to remove any air pockets. 3.7 Water newly laid sod. 3.7.1 Water every day for the first couple weeks....
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This note was uploaded on 08/25/2011 for the course MGMT 375 taught by Professor Martinbrennan during the Summer '10 term at Park.
- Summer '10