Sod Installation in Gainesville Florida
Choose from a variety of sod grass for installation to compliment your home. With a variety of grasses from Bahia, St. Augustine, Centipede, Zoysia, & Bermuda.
Price Ranges of Sod Installation in Gainesville, Fl
Prices ranges are based the average yard of 3600 Sq Ft
Costs of Sod Installation ONLY
- Bahia Sod$1,703 - $1,961
- St. Augustine Sod$2,706 - $2,974
- Bermuda Sod$2,638 - $2,950
- Zoysia Sod$3,106 - $3,574
- Centipede Sod$3,606 - $3,874
Landscaping Sod Varieties
a selection of sod grass to choose from.
Bahia can often be familiarized with another name, Pensacola grass. Deciding if bahia grass is the right for you will vary based on level of maintenance you expect to provide, desired type of look or aesthetics and budget. Bahia provides the least maintenance, works in acidic soils, very little to no watering, spreads quickly, and strongly disease resistant.
Variances of Bahia Sod
choose from a a variety of bahia sod
St. Augustine Sod
St. Augustine is found strongly in the southern regions of the U.S. and is extremely common throughout adult communities. Unlike bahia grass, St. Augustine requires consistent watering, ideally from an irrigation system, more vulnerable to pests/diseases, requires maintenance through fertilization and soil treatment. Although St. Augustine does do well in saline soil, outstretch weeds, tolerates moderate foot traffic and above all has a more aesthetics appeal.
Variances of St Augustine Sod
differences species of St. Augustine Sod
Similar to St. Augustine, Zoysia can be commonly found in the adult communities because of their aesthetics look. Zoysia provides a carpet feeling similar to sports fields, golf courses and tolerates extreme heat and cold weather conditions. Further zoysia doesn't grow nearly as fast as other grasses, thrives in the sun, grows in a variety of soil types, but does require fertilization, soil treatment and regular watering.
Variances of Zoysia Sod
choose from a a variety of zoysia sod
Unlike bahia, Bermuda doesn't germinate, but can spread rapidly throughout your lawn. Similarly it does have a similar carpet feeling found in zoysia sod. Bermuda does require a minimum of 6 hours of light daily, inflexible to winter & requires high amounts of water.
Variances of Bermuda Sod
Centipede grass can grow in areas that receive 6 - 7 hours of sunlight each day. Centipede grass grows slowly in shaded areas. Where other grasses take full sunlight to do well. Nitrogen is required most for centipede grass to see a better result and potassium and little or no phosphorous. It is also known best for centipede grass. It does not require frequent fertilization, and it will tolerate the medium amount of shade.
What to consider before adding Sod
Before adding sod to your lawn ask yourself the following questions.
Do I need HOA approval?
When deciding to add sod to your home, a homeowners association will typically require approval of work to be completed. HOA typically take anywhere from 1-2 weeks prior to completing work. With the HOA requiring that all sod is of the same species.
Where is the area that is sod to be installed?
When deciding to add sod to your lawn, costs will vary based on the location, such as through a gated fence, or in an area that is not easily accessible.
What is the condition of the soil?
Does any grass, weeds or other structure need to be removed?
Is the company installing sod licensed and insured?
Yes, all our sod services performed are fully insured, including all necessary licenses to perform work.
Our Sodding Projects in Gainesville Florida.
Project Location: Centipede Sod OcalaCity: OcalaDate of Inquiry: What Kind of Location: Home/ResidenceGrading Required: Medium (1740 Sq Ft)Variety Selection: Centipede SodZip Code: 32113Date of Completion: 20200909Size of Area: Medium (1740 Sq Ft)Old Surface Removal: Yes, removal of grass and weeds.Comments: Removed existing grass and weeds and installed a beautiful layer of centipede sod. This client leaned towards this grass purposely for its slow growth rate and native roots in Florida.
Project Pictures (Before and After)
Project Location: Ocala SodCity: OcalaDate of Inquiry: What Kind of Location: Home/ResidenceGrading Required: Medium (2000 Sq Ft)Variety Selection: St. Augustine Bitter Blue SodZip Code: 32113Date of Completion: 20210108Size of Area: Medium (2000 Sq Ft)Old Surface Removal: NoneComments: St. Augustine Sod added around pool pavers to the front of house.
Project Pictures (Before and After)
Frequently Asked Questions
1. Will my driveway pavers crack?
Interlocking pavers installed on the driveway can bear more a weight of 8000 pounds. Which is great upside compared to concrete or stamped concrete which commonly crack and can withstand a weight of 3000 pounds.
2. How long do Pavers Last?
Pavers offer an expected durability of more than 50 years when installed correctly.
3. Will the weeds come through the driveway pavers?
The material added beneath pavers is crushed concrete with zero form of organic matter. Thus weeds can’t grow in or beneath considering enough crushed concrete is added. When weeds do form and proper procedures are taken it’s from above in which seeds are spread from on top of the pavers in to the cracks. The most appropriate solution is to add liquid sealant which acts as an adhesive glue protecting the pavers.
4. Can I add paver directly over my existing concrete?
Yes, since an existing structure is already in place is provide a form of support. Instances of where concrete would need to be removed is on driveways or when limited amount of height is needed.
5. Can tire marks accumulate on my driveway pavers?
The answer is unfortunately yes. And with all consideration the same does apply to concrete driveways. The best way to combinate this is to have your pavers sealed and a darker color shade of pavers.
6. What guarantee do I have on work performed?
Yes, we provide a minimum of a 5 year craftsmanship warranty on all paver service. Further details for warranty are provided in our terms of service.
7. What payment methods do you accept?
bhild accepts all major credit cards (3% processing fee), cash, check, other mobile payments (paypal, zelle, cash app), and 100% financing up to $100,000. APR range from 6.9% and upwards.
8. How long will it take to be fully installed?
In most cases we provide within one day of initial contact a detailed quote, this includes a blueprint, costs, and terms of work. After contract and HOA (if applicable) is approved our average completion time is within one week of initial contact.
9. How can I qualify for financing?
Yes, visit the following link to if you pre qualify for financing.