There are quite a number of benefits that come with hydroseeding and as such one may be confused where to start with the mention of these. However, to mention but some of the benefits that come with hydroseeding as a seeding method to use are those such as its overall effectiveness, cost effectiveness, flexibility, reliability and compatibility.
As a matter of fact, this is one method of seeding that actually compares to none of the methods one may have known and as such have been detailed in the following lines. The first thing that we will take a look at are some of the benefits that hydroseeding has over the traditional broadcast seeding methods.
First is the fact that hydroseeding happens to be more effective as compared to the traditional broadcast seeding method and this is for a number of reasons. Mulching and effectiveness of mulching is one of the benefits that makes hydroseeding as a method more effective as compared to traditional broadcast methods. Hydroseeding has in fact been referred to as hydromulching thanks to the degree of effectiveness it has. If at all you have been into seeding, by action or by interest, then you must have already realized that one of the things that happen to be so important in so far as success of the seeding goes is the application of mulch.
Premature evaporation has been one of the most common issues and problems that has been with the traditional broadcast seeding and mulching that has never been effectively dealt with in the method. This is nevertheless against the backdrop that one of the key needs for your grass to grow is that of moisture. It is as such a fact that as you look for the best of the success with your seeding project for your seeded grass, you need to equally ensure such good seeding that ensures as much moisture is retained for as long as is possible.
By far and large, this is particularly one of the main benefits that comes with hydroseeding as it just doesn’t ensure that there is as much moisture laid down with the hydroseed but as well makes sure that there is prevented all cases of early evaporation of the moisture as much as is possible, preventing this far much better than what would otherwise be achieved with the traditional mulching with straw. The other benefit of the use of hydroseeding for your mulch over the straws is in the fact that the traditional mulch or straws as we know them to be always have some bits of weed seed that they come with. Moreover, hydromulch often has a better performance when it comes to the need to protect against soil erosion. Looking at the breakdown process, you will as well appreciate hydroseeding as beneficial as it adds to the humus content of the soil.