Each small roll covers 10 sq ft. The rolls measure 24 inches ( 2 ft) wide by 60 inches (5 ft) long and weigh between 35-40 lbs each. Each pallet normally has 500 sq ft (or any smaller amount), and weighs between 1,800-2,000 lbs. A pallet takes up a 4 foot by 4 foot area and is wrapped in netting.
1/2 ton pickup 1 pallet 1,800-2,000 lbs
3/4 ton pickup 1 1/2 pallet 2,700-3,000 lbs
1 ton pickup 2 pallets(depending on box length) 2,600-4,000 lbs
Light single axle trailer 300 sq foot 1,100-1,200 lbs
Heavy single axle trailer 1 pallet 1,800-2,000 lbs
Double axle car trailer with fenders 2-3 pallets 3,600-6,000 lbs
Heavy double axle car trailer with fenders 3-4 pallets 5,400-8,000 lbs
Goose neck trailer 4-8 pallets 7,200-14,400 lbs
There is a $20 deposit for each pallet or tube that is refundable upon return
We have two trucks available for delivery.
Large delivery truck-carries up to 10,000 sq. foot of sod
Flatbed delivery truck-carries up to 4,000 sq. foot of sod
Access may be limited due to steep grades, narrow roads & driveways, cul de sacs; etc.
If you are unsure if the truck can make it to your location, please give us a call and we will gladly determine if it will be accessible.
Delivery costs include unloading sod throughout site when possible.
There is a $20 pallet or tube deposit that is refundable upon return.
Delivery costs vary due to location.
Delivery & Farm Pick UP
Each roll covers 400 sq ft. with rolls measuring 3 1/2 ft (42 inches) by 114 ft, other lengths can be cut. Each square foot weighs approximately 4-5 lbs. Basic installing attachments for 3 point hitches or skid-steers are available.
Trailer & Vehicle Capacities (approximate)
Please check the vehicle's owner's manual for gross vehicle weight rating.
It is recommended to strap down each pallet and/or big roll.
Pickup boxes must measure at least 4 feet by 4 feet between narrowest points (fender wells inside box) per pallet, and be free of obstructions, (5th wheel hitches, tool boxes, etc.)
On Farm Pick-up
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