The earth has been good to us, but we haven't always been good to it. Luckily we can help restore this precious earth with something as simple as turfgrass -- the earth's living skin. Being Turfgrass is functional, Recreational & Aesthetic.
The benefits of having a beautiful lawn go far beyond esthetics. The satisfaction of creating beauty within the landscape can be rewarding for you and the environment. With turfgrass sod,the rewards are practically immediate. A well maintained lawn and landscape can enhance the "curb appeal," adding as much as 15 percent to the value of a home.Scientific research has documented the many benefits of turfgrass to our environment.
Turfgrass traps and removes dust and dirt from the air.
2,500 square feet of lawn absorb carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, and release enough oxygen for a family of four to breathe.
Nature's Air Conditioner
On a hot summer day, lawns will be 30 degrees cooler than asphalt and 14 degrees cooler than bare soil.
The front lawns of eight houses have the cooling effect of about 70 tons of air conditioning. That's amazing when the average home has an air conditioner with just a three or four ton capacity.
A Natural Filter
Runoff water in urban areas carries many pollutants.
Turfgrass acts as a natural filter, reducing pollution by purifying the water passing through its root zone.
Soil Erosion Control
A sodded lawn will absorb greater amounts of rain than a seeded lawn; even after three years of growth.
The clean gentle strength of turfgrass is the most cost-effective method for controlling wind and water erosion.
Health and Wellness
For backyard ball games or the Super Bowl, athletes of all sizes prefer the green cushion of turfgrass.
The soft resilient surface of turfgrass is the safest and least expensive place to play.