The Essentials of Gardeners – Getting to Point A
Lawn Care And All The Advantages That It Brings
A healthy lawn is considered as one of the best interest that your home may have and there are a lot of reasons that lie behind this.
If your residential property has a lawn, you should know that if you are able to maintain it and keep it well-landscaped, it will add to 7% of its actual value. The selling price of your home will eventually increase up to 15% of its total value if you are able to provide the buyer with a nicely landscaped lawn.
It is enough for 70 tons of air conditioning to cool down at least 16 average homes and this is f the front lawns of a whole block of eight houses that are average will have a cooling effect. Grass will give you a cooling effect of 10 to 14 degrees even on a hot summer day, and if you chose to have a landscape instead of the concrete and asphalt, you will be able to receive a cooling effect of up to 30 degrees.
Quality of Air
The needs of a family of four members will be met by a grass that has been maintained at a level of 50′ by 50′ every day. Lawns can act like a huge sponge which will absorb all types of pollutants in the air like dust, soot, carbon dioxide, and even noise. If you are allergic to weed, it is important for you to know that if there is less weed, there will also be less pollen.
Water quality in your home
The biggest absorption of rainfall is known to happen in virgin forests, however, studies show that your lawns are also able to absorb a lot which amounts to 4 to 6 times more effective if you are going to compare it to farm fields. The moisture can be returned to the water table and it can be used again by anybody. In a university study, it is being concluded that thick lawns are able to slow down velocity of run-off which will allow the water to infiltrate, and this is actually 15 times better than those high-quality lawns with plenty of weeds.
Quality of soil
The loss of valuable dust and topsoil loss mud in the house, as well as the erosion of wind and water, will be prevented if you have a healthy lawn.
Nobody will dare argue about the fact that having a beautiful lawn will surely add in the appearance of the residence as it is very pleasing to the eye. Reflected lightless glare can be softened and reduced.
How will you exercise?
Although not many people are into exercising, those who love to do it will really appreciate a well-maintained lawn as a place for them to enjoy doing their hobby and having a diversion as well.