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Preparing Soil For New Turf

Preparing the soil for new turf in Penrith & Sydney

Preparing the Soil for Laying of Turf

  1. Spray existing lawn or weeds with roundup (Glyphosate) wait 10-14 days before turfing.
  2. Rotary hoe or spade the soil to a depth of 1 inch. Top dress if necessary to meet up with existing paths & driveways.(Turf thickness is about 1 inch).
  3. Remove sticks, stones, roots and any other debris.
  4. Level the soil using a rake or lawn leveller.
  5. Eliminate drainage problems by having soil sloped away from foundations, paths etc.
  6. Apply a starter fertilizer, such as Dynamic Lifter.