Sod Vs. Seed

Is Sod better than Seed?

Sod VS. Seed

Is sod better then seed? Yes, in many ways sod is superior to seed. From water savings to quick usability and more. Think of sod as an investment with many benefits. If your lawn is properly cared for and maintained it will be an investment you need to make only once.

Benefits of Sod
Features

Weed Control

Water Needs

Visual Appeal

Usability

Coverage Uniformity

Season to Install

Soil Prep

Erosion

Installation Cost

Seed

Low

High

Worst

4-12 Months

60% - 80%

Fall

Same

High

Lowest

Hydro seed

Low

Moderate

Moderate

4-12 Months

80% - 85%

Fall

Same

Moderate

Low to Mid

Sod

High

Low

Best

2-3 Weeks

99% - 100%

Spring, Summer, Fall

Same

Low

Highest