Get ready to dig!


  • In order to start digging, outline the shape of your garden with marking spray, flags, or a garden hose.
  • Remove the existing top layer of sod, and dig down to the depth you found in step 3.
  • Till up the top couple inches of soil.
  • Add a 2” layer of compost and mix into your existing soil.
  • Grade the bottom of the garden evenly.