Instant lawn cost |Cost of instant lawn | $ cost to lay

Below is a list of critical steps to consider laying instant turf

  1. Knockdown weed control (kikuyu & couch)
  2. Turf cutter hire and labour
  3. Manual cut out to paths and perimetres
  4. Lift and Bin hire
  5. Council bin permit
  6. Rotary hoe
  7. Trash rake out/labour
  8. Picking stones out
  9. NPKS  and trace element fertiliser
  10. Treatment for non-wetting sands
  11. Incorporation of organic fertiliser
  12. Insecticide for cockchafer control
  13. Profile levelling
  14. Sod purchase and delivery
  15. Sod laying
  16. Rolling
  17. Clean up.

Overview of instant lawn cost and the critical steps of laying down instant lawn. A substantial part of the cost is preparatory.

The table below overviews the instant lawn cost or summary cost of laying down instant lawn.

For a 50m2 lawn budget on $2000, for a 100m2 lawn budget on $3500. Add 25% if you want to fastidious.

Lawn area Estimated cost
square metres (m2) $/m2
20-50 $55-60
70-100 $45-50
120-300 $35-40
instant lawn cost

Removing the old lawn adds significantly to the instant lawn cost.

19Jul 2016

School sports ground renovation (image gallery)   School sports ground renovation These pictures tell the story of a successful School sports ground renovation. This rugby field was virtually all cabbage leaf size cape weed before our work commenced. The image gallery shows the before and after images of Fountain Gate Secondary College newly renovated rugby pitch.  

05May 2016

  Turf aeration video: Watch the video and learn about the key benefits of turf aeration. * Relieves soil compaction * Speeds up root thatch breakdown * Improves water intake and even percolation through the root zone * Encourages aerobic soil micro flora competition over anaerobic soil micro flora * Allows deep banding of fertiliser […]

27Aug 2015

Instant lawn cost |Cost of instant lawn | $ cost to lay Below is a list of critical steps to consider laying instant turf Knockdown weed control (kikuyu & couch) Turf cutter hire and labour Manual cut out to paths and perimetres Lift and Bin hire Council bin permit Rotary hoe Trash rake out/labour Picking stones […]

06Aug 2015

11 Queens Rd | 11Q | Reseeding Demonstration Reseeding Demonstration Images show reseeding demonstration at 11 Queens Rd Melbourne. The Building 11Q at 11 Queens Rd is being extensively refurbished inside and out. At present the outside amenity area is heavily composed of capeweed and other broadleafs. Bayside lawn and turf reseeding (reseedmylawn) demonstrated the success of reseeding […]