When it comes to seeding methods, hydroseeding is considered to be a suitable method. With different advantages available like cost-effectiveness and speed, hydroseeding is considered to be the best method than the traditional dry seeding methods. Below are some of the advantages that you could get from hydroseeding.
Mulch which is being used in hydroseeding is considered to be more effective than dry seeds that are used with traditional broadcast seeding methods. The moisture that it comes with will stick to the ground compared to the case of dry seeding that can be blown away or perhaps carried by birds. Moisture that is retained on the mulch will be able to help in providing a more positive environment where the grass could grow a lot faster and it likewise acts as a glue-like surface that will be able to help provide protection from soil erosion. The mulch and other factors as well will promote faster grass growth and it has an initial growth that’s visible in only five to six days.
Hydroseeding likewise gives you the option of customizing your lawn for different types of grass that’s suitable on the type of soil, irrigation, shaded or exposed areas and the climate as well. Methods like sodding could in fact lead to rejections of grass roots when the soil and the seeds are not compatible. Through the process of customizing such factors to create a perfect match, a healthy grass growth could then be optimized. Broadcast seeding likewise pose risk on overlapping if seeding or to areas which are missed altogether. Fertilizers also are important to the mulch which is being used in hydroseeding because this is going to help promote growth than broadcast seeding. To help in optimizing growth, fertilizers could in fact be customized in creating the best fertilizer for your soil and also for seed combination.
The mulch being used on hydroseeding have a distinctive dye that will be able to help spreaders to determine which of the areas are covered already by the slurry mixture and which of it are still not. This is something that is not guaranteed through broadcast seeding.
Hydroseeding is much cheaper on cost for about 50 – 80% less compared to sod and you will also be able to save on material costs and installation as well as on labour expenses and your lawn also could be established fully for just about half the price of sod or probably much lesser. A hand-sewn lawn will usually take about half the day, which in fact could be done in just about an hour or a little higher with hydroseeding. Hydroseeding is truly the best option available because you could maintain a more beautiful and healthier lawn that leads to bigger cost savings and also a much faster germination.