install lawn eding or lay sod first?

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Old 06-28-08, 05:09 PM
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install lawn eding or lay sod first?

Hi,

I'm landscaping my backyard. I've killed the old grass, tilled the soil, and added compost and its raked and level.

Should I install lawn edging first and then lay the new sod, or lay the sod first and then install the edging?

thanks

Scott
 
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Old 06-28-08, 06:32 PM
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Install lawn edging first. Soil should be 2" below top of edging to accommodate the sod.
 
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Old 01-22-10, 02:10 PM
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Lawn edging

Hi scott and who ever need this info:

I used edging in many gardens, It does not really matter.
I found it easier to have it before so it mark the exact line for me - but in some cases had the lawn first. does not really matter.

Good luck
 
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