From gardening supplies to turf installation, Local Turf offers a wide range of services. If you’re scratching your head about something, try our FAQs. If you don’t find what you’re looking for, contact us.
How much ground work needs to be done before the turf goes down?
That is a case by case answer as there are a lot of factors that come into play like; The quality of the soil, has it got suitable drainage, is the ground level, has there been a lot of rain recently. Etc
Can I lay the turf myself?
Yes of course you can.
How do I care for my new lawn?
Please see our Lawn Care Page
Why is ground preparation so important?
Correct preparation will help to establish the turf’s root system thereby enabling the turf to grow more quickly, and will ultimately create a superior lawn.
Sir Walter is very expensive is there another alternative?
Yes, “Shademaster” or “Softleaf” Buffalo are very similar and less expensive than Sir Walter
I have half shade half sun on my yard, what type of grass is best for me?
Buffalo turf will grow in either shade or sun, whereas Wintergreen Cooch requires full sun areas.
How do I measure my yard and calculate how much Turf I need?
On our website you will find a downloadable excel document that will help you do this.