Mulching benefits go far beyond increasing the look and value of your home or business. However, mulch does give landscapes a beautiful and finished appearance. Today, we will go into depth about what some of the mulching benefits are.
First and foremost, we are certain that after reading about some of the benefits to mulching, you’ll want to mulch your lawn in no time. In reality, mulching is great for your lawn, and this is why:
To start, mulch instantly adds a rich color to your landscape bed. Colored mulch completes a wonderful job of complementing your home’s hues and your flowers gardens too.
Moreover, organic mulch and those made from wood can help you improve the soil as they break down. Since microbes in the soil naturally consume the mulch, the product goes back into the soil as organic matter.
In addition, mulch is known for its insulation properties. It actually works as an insulator to regulate soil temperature in order to keep your plants cool during hot summer days, and your plants warm during cold winters.
Also, the good news is that with mulch you can spend less time watering your landscape. When you apply moisture, you allow slow moisture evaporation to occur- hence water remains in the soil producing moisture as a solution to thirsty plant roots.
Finally, a nice layer of mulch ca help you fight off weed growth naturally.
As you can see, there are numerous mulching benefits. If you want to take full advantage of these benefits, and want your lawn to thrive then you know what to do!
Contact Alex’s Landscaping and Excavating today and schedule an appointment. Free estimates are available upon your request.