Turf FAQs

What sort of turf grass is right for my requirements?

On our Turf Varieties page we go through all the various turf grasses and what they are best for.
How do I know how much turf to order?
Turf is measured in square metres and our no obligation quotes are calculated on square metres.

What is the approximate price of turf?

Prices will vary with turf type. Let us give you a no obligation quote.
Does Flintshire Turf provide turf installation services or do you just supply the turf?
We can supply and lay the turf.
Is the cost of laying the turf built into the quote or is this quoted separately?
This depends on whterhe you want us to supply only or supply and fit., if its to supply and fit we would like to have a look at the area to be turfed before we give a true quote as the cost will vary depending on the site and access to the area.

Do you deliver your turf?

You buy direct from us and we do the delivery.
How big are the rolls of turf and how much do they weigh?
The usual roll size is 2.2metres long and 0.45metres wide (totaling 1 square metre). The weight will vary from 4kg to 10kg depending on variety and weather. If we have had rain this will add to this weight.

I don’t have much spare time to do this can you provide help?

Yes our professional landscapers have been working in the industry and can prepare and lay your new lawn, just contact us.

My lawn is only postage stamp size, can you help with this?

No order is too big or too small.

What sort of lead time is required for delivery of my order?

You tell us when you want it delivered. Sometimes same day delivery can also be made for your convenience but more often than not it will be delivered within 48 hours of receiving your order.

Do I have to lay the lawn immediately or can I leave it for a few days?

Turf is a living, breathing plant and needs to be installed immediately it is delivered. The turf needs to be bought into contact with the topsoil and moisture as soon as possible. In the summertime we recommend that it is laid within 12 hours of delivery.

Can you supply turf all year round?

Absolutely. Turf is cultivated and harvested all year round.

When is the best time to lay our new lawn?

Your new lawn can be laid at any time of the year.

” A lawn put down in down in warmer weather will require more water and will take root quicker.
” In the cooler months your lawn will not require as much water but will take longer to get established.

Can I come and pick up my turf myself?

Absolutely. Just let us know how much turf you need and we can advise you on the size of vehicle you will need.

Will I be able to prepare and lay my lawn? How much outside help will I need?

We can provide you with all the information and instructions you need to get the best results from our turf. With our step by step plan we take you from the preparation of your land right through to the laying and the maintenance after of your lawn for the following years.

Will I be able to talk to someone should I run into any problems?

We don’t think you will have any problems but you can be assured we are certainly available for hands on advice. When you are successful at laying out turf then we are successful.