We answer the most frequently asked questions below.
- 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.
On our Turf Varieties page, we go through all the various turf grasses and what they are best for. Take a look to see which one would better suit your needs and criteria.
In the case of water restrictions, residential customers with new or renovated homes usually have exemptions to protect their new turf.
To find out about any current water restrictions, residential customers should contact Sydney Water on 13 20 92 during business hours and select ‘Option 2 for Water Restrictions’.
Turf is measured in square metres and our no obligation quotes are calculated in square metres. By measuring your lawn size, you will be able to calculate how many square metres are covered and know how much turf you will need.
We supply and lay the turf, we do not do any of the preparation work but we can put you in contact with somebody who does all this.
The price of your turf is a separate quote to the installation fee. This is because the installation cost varies depending on the site and access to the area.
Yes, if you buy from us directly, we can provide delivery across the Sydney region. We currently offer contactless delivery to give you peace of mind. This means we will deliver your turf straight to your property with zero physical contact.
We can provide next day delivery if you purchase the day before. Also if you choose, for an extra cost we can also include installation.
The usual roll size is 1.7 metres long and 0.6 metres wide (totaling 1 square metre). The weight will vary from 10 kg to 15 kg depending on variety and weather. If we have had rain, this will add to the weight.
We work closely with others in the landscape business and can recommend professional landscapers to prepare and lay your new lawn, just contact us.
Certainly, no order is too big or too small for J&B Buffalo Turf. We like to deliver all our customers with a stunning new lawn. In order to guarantee we can cater to all sizes; we sell our turf in square metres to make this easy for both those with a big or small area.
To ensure total convenience for our customers, we allow you to tell us when you want it delivered. This way you have control and can organise the turf to be delivered at a convenient time for you. Depending on stock and availability, you can have your turf delivered on the next day you order.
Turf is a living, breathing plant and needs to be installed immediately when it is delivered. The turf needs to be bought into contact with the topsoil and moisture as soon as possible.
Absolutely. As we are located on the Hawkesbury/Nepean River we have an excellent supply of water so we are not affected by drought weather conditions and our turf can be grown under premium conditions. This means you are getting the best turf possible.
Your new lawn can be laid at any time of the year.
No, but you are very welcome to come and visit our farms. We are very proud of our farms and you can find us at 83 Ridges Lane, Richmond, 602 and 686 Castlereagh Road, Agnes banks and off Springwood Road, Agnes Banks. We have over 200 acres in turf.
Absolutely. Just let us know how much turf you need and we can advise you on the size of vehicle you will 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.
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.