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Colored Mulch

Colored Mulch has been dyed a chosen color, often red or black. It is mainly for aesthetics to give your garden or landscape a fresh and different look.

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Green Roof

A green roof is a living roof of a building made from growing vegetation. The roof is covered with a waterproofing membrane, growing substrate such a soil or mulch, and then seeded. Green roofs increase air quality and filter pollutants, provides insulation …

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Tackifier

Tackifier is a chemical compound used in formulating adhesives to increases the stickiness of the substance. Tackifiers are mainly used in erosion control, added to the pneumatic seeding mix or substrate for steep slopes. This increases the tackiness of a substance, helping to keep …

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Erosion Control

Erosion Control are the techniques used to prevent wind and water erosion in agriculture, land development, and construction. It's used to protect soil, water, wildlife habitat and property. There are many different techniques and methods that fall in four common practices: …

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Erosion Control Sock

An Erosion Control Sock is a an expandable filter material in the shape of a tube typically filled with wood chips, compost, or other mulch. This can be a superior alternative to silt fences to divert, control and trap sediment and …

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Lawn Mix

Lawn Mix is a blend of grass seeds with a spectrum of growing properties intended primarily for making lawns. By mixing seed varieties, planting success is ensured for a variety of climates and planting conditions.

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Pneumatic Seeding

Pneumatic seeding, mixes seed with proprietary blends of composted soil mixtures and applied to the landscape with a blower truck. Pneumatic seeding is great for lawns, erosion control, large areas, and limited access landscapes. It is often more effective than hand seed distribution, …

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Composted Manure

Composted manure is decomposed animal feces, urine, and bedding (typically straw, wood shavings, or sawdust). Composted manure is nitrogen rich and are best used as fertilizers. Composted manure is often mixed into proprietary soil blends for specific applications.

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Compost

Compost is organic matter that has been decomposed and may be made from single source material or blended for specific application performance. Materials used include: garden debris, kitchen scraps, manure, or yard and lawn waste. Nutrient rich in composition, compost acts …

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Mulch

Mulch is a protective layer of material applied to the surface soil, and may be used for a variety of applications. conserve moisture provide weed control regulate soil temperature promote soil fertility boost landscape appearance prevent soil erosion It can be made from …

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Playground Chips

Playground Chips are engineered wood chips or mulch designed specifically for outdoor play surfaces such as playgrounds. Chips should meet safety specifications for playground access and fall protection set by ADA (American Disabilities Act) and ASTM (American Society for Testing …

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Bark Mulch

Bark Mulch is processed bark material from different species of trees, used as a ground covering for multiple applications. It can be used for water retention around plants while giving the landscape an attractive manicured appearance. It may also be …

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