Before you purchase and install sod near Sunnyvale, you will need to decide which type of grass you want. Like any other plant, grass comes in various strains that have different benefits and drawbacks. Some types of grass require extensive sunlight, some are able to survive through droughts, and some cannot handle below-freezing temperatures.
A landscaping professional can tell you which type of grass will be best for your lawn. For warm-weather climates, Bermuda, St. Augustine, and Zoysia grass are among the best choices. Watch this video clip for more climate-based turf and sod recommendations.