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How to Measure Your Lawn For Sod

Here's how to measure you yard for sod. Grab a piece of paper and draw the areas to be sodded. Break up the areas into the shapes listed in this graphic.

Here's how to measure you yard for sod. Grab a piece of paper and draw the areas to be sodded. Break up the areas into the shapes listed below. Measure the areas and write down your measurements. Now, enter your measurments into our Sod Area Calculator. Or, figure out the sq.ft. of you areas based on the equations listed below and total. 

Square or Rectangle

To figure the area of a square or rectangle, measure the Length & Width and multiply.
Length x Width = Area
12 x 24 = 288 sq.ft.

A right triangle has one 90º corner. To figure the area of a right triangle, multiply the two sides that contact the right angle and divide by 2.
Right Triangle

A Right Triangle has one 90º corner. To figure the area of a right triangle, multiply the two sides that contact the right angle and divide by 2
Length x Width / 2 = Area
12 x 24 = 288 ÷ 2 = 144 sq.ft.

A right triangle has one 90º corner. To figure the area of a right triangle, multiply the two sides that contact the right angle and divide by two.
Circle, 1/2 Circle, 1/4 Circle

To figure the area of a circle, take the radius times the radius, then multiply by 3.14. Radius is a straight line from the center of a circle to the outside of the circle.
(Radius x Radius) x 3.14 = Area
6 x 6 = 36 x 3.14 = 113 sq.ft.
Half Circle divide by 2
6 x 6 = 36 x 3.14 = 113 / 2 = 56.5 sq.ft.
Quarter Circle divide by 4
6 x 6 = 36 x 3.14 = 113 / 4 = 28.25 sq.ft.

To figure the area of a circle, take the radius times the radius, then multiply by 3.14. Radius is a straight line from the center of a circle to the outside of the circle.
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Sod delivery Charges

Square Footage $ per sq.ft. Denver Metro - Zone 1 Zone 2 Zone 3
1 – 209 sq. ft. $ 0.13 per sq. ft. + $ 100.00 + $ 150.00 + $ 175.00
210 – 419 sq. ft. $ 0.13 per sq. ft. + $ 85.00 + $ 135.00 + $ 170.00
420 – 839 sq. ft. $ 0.09 per sq. ft. + $ 70.00 + $ 120.00 + $ 145.00
840 - 1,679 sq. ft. $ 0.08 per sq. ft. + $ 35.00 + $ 85.00 + $ 110.00
1,680 - 2,519 sq. ft. $ 0.08 per sq. ft.   + $ 50.00 + $ 75.00
2,520 - 4,199 sq. ft. $ 0.07 per sq. ft.   + $ 50.00 + $ 75.00
4,200 sq. ft. & up $ 0.06 per sq. ft.   + $ 50.00 + $ 75.00

Delivery charges are calculated on a per square foot rate, plus a flat rate based on delivery zone and number of square feet ordered.

Denver Metro - Zone 1 (all delivery charges are included when added to cart)

Arvada, Aurora, Berthoud, Brighton, Broomfield, Bow Mar, Castle Pines North, Castle Rock, Centennial, Cherry Hills Village, Commerce City, Dacono, Denver, Edgewater, Englewood, Erie, Evans, Federal Heights, Firestone, Fort Lupton, Foxfield, Frederick, Gilcrest, Glendale, Golden, Greeley, Greenwood Village, Highlands Ranch, Hudson, Johnstown, Lafayette, Lakewood, LaSalle, Littleton, Lochbuie, Lone Tree, Longmont, Louisville, Louviers, Mead, Milliken, Morrison, Northglenn, Parker, Platteville, Roxborough, Sheridan, Superior, Thornton, Westminster, Wheat Ridge

Zone 2 (charges added at checkout)

Ault, Boulder, Eaton, Fort Collins, Franktown, Larkspur, Loveland, Sedalia, Severance, Windsor

Zone 3 (charges added at checkout)

Bennett, Conifer, Elizabeth, Evergreen, Indian Hills, Kittredge, Lyons

If your town or city is not listed, please contact us for a quote. Order fertilizer, seed, edging, landscape fabric and other items with a sod delivery for no additional delivery charge.

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