Laying Sod In The Fall

Early spring and early fall are good times to lay sod as grass grows best in cool weather.  Lay sod early enough in the fall so that it has a chance to establish roots before winter sets in, and plant early enough in the spring so that the sod can get a good root system before the hot, dry weather set in. Fall is a good time to lay sod as the temperatures are lower and the ground is staying damp.  Laying sod on a cool, overcast day minimizes plant stress.  Therefore early aut