Southdown Landscapes & Turf Co

Turf Laying

From soil rotovation through fertilisation to laying & rolling, we provide the complete service, to give you a top rate lawn to be proud of.

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Our Turf Laying Service

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Our Turf Laying Service

We specialise in top-quality turf installation, transforming outdoor spaces with durable, premium Rolawn Medallion® turf.

Southdown’s expert team handles everything from consultation to installation, ensuring a seamless, customised process.

Choosing Southdown over DIY guarantees professional precision, saving you time and ensuring long-lasting results.

Our detailed, customer-focused approach ensures satisfaction and a flawless finish.

 

Scroll to our timeline below which shows the process we go through to provide you with a top quality lawn.

Turf Laying Timeline

 

Here are the stages we take to install a new, high-quality lawn shown in this timeline.

Each stage is crucial to creating a stunning and vibrant lawn that can be enjoyed for many years.

Before Work Starts

Customer  applies ‘RoundUp’, to kill off existing lawn/vegetation, at least 2 weeks before commencement of work.

Our laying process follows, as shown below.

1.

Rotovate the Ground

Rotovate the whole area (max 6″ depth), grade & clear arisings

Turf Laying. 1. Rotovate

2.

Grade

Import and spread a new soil/ compost mix

Turf Laying. 2. Grade

3.

Rake

Rake to the natural fall of the garden, lightly tread down the soil

Turf Laying. 3. Rake

4.

Spread fertiliser

Spread Rolawn® GroRight® Lawn  Establishment Fertiliser

 

Turf Laying. 4. Spread fertiliser

5.

Lay turf

Lay the turf from planks

Turf Laying. 5. Lay turf

6.

Lightly roll

We lightly roll the new turf to bed down & level the seams.

 

Turf Laying. 6. Lightly roll

7.

Water-in, once

Turf Laying. 7. Water in

8.

New lawn complete

Where there are bare patches, we oversow and feed, to promote new growth.

 

Turf Laying. 8. Complete

9.

New lawn

After 4 weeks

 

Turf Laying. 9. After 4 weeks

 

Why not
finish the lawn off with a
brick edge, constructed on a
sharp sand and cement base and hand pointed with soft sand and cement?

 

 

Turf Laying

Timeline

The stages we take to install a new, high-quality lawn are shown in this timeline.
Each stage is crucial to creating a stunning and vibrant lawn that can be enjoyed for many years.

Customer  applies ‘RoundUp’, to kill off existing lawn/vegetation, at least 2 weeks before commencement of work.

Our laying process follows, as shown below.

1

Rotovate the Ground

Rotovate the whole area (max 6″ depth), grade & clear arisings

Turf Laying. 1. Rotovate

2

Grade

Import and spread a new soil/ compost mix

Turf Laying. 2. Grade

3

Rake

Rake to the natural fall of the garden, lightly tread down the soil

Turf Laying. Turf Laying. 3. Rake

4

Spread fertiliser

Spread Rolawn® GroRight® Lawn Establishment Fertiliser

 

Turf Laying. 4. Spread fertiliser

5.

Lay turf

Lay the turf from planks

Turf Laying. 5. Lay turf

6

Lightly roll

We lightly roll the new turf to bed down & level the seams.

 

Turf Laying. 6. Lightly roll

7

Water-in, once

Turf Laying. 7. Water in

8

New lawn complete

Where there are bare patches, we oversow and feed,
to promote new growth.

 

Turf Laying. 8. Complete

9

New lawn

After 4 weeks

 

Turf Laying. 9. After 4 weeks

8

New lawn complete

Where there are bare patches, we oversow and feed,
to promote new growth.

 

Credentials

Rolawn
Checkatrade
Bradstone Assured

Credentials