Going Green With Sod - Ecological Benefits of Sod

Did you know that turf grass not only helps to green up your lawn or business but it also offers a variety of health and ecological benefits as well. Here are some of the benefits that sod provides to both you and the environment.

  1. Sod reduces pollution
  2. Sod traps and removes dust and dirt from the air
  3. 2.500 sq. ft. of sod absorbs carbon dioxide from the atmosphere, and releases enough oxygen for a family of 4 to breathe
  4. The front lawns of eight houses have the cooling effect of about 70 tons of air conditioning.
  5. The cooling effect of irrigated sod reduces the amount of fuel that must be burned to provide the electricity which powers the air conditioners
  6. Sod acts as a natural filter for runoff water
  7. Sod prevents soil erosion
  8. The cover and stabilization provided by sod reduces or prevents the effects of water and wind erosion of topsoil.

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Seven Cities Sod Contact Information

Seven Cities Sod Address:
12554 210th Street
Davenport. IA 52806

Phone: 563.391.1663

Fax: 563.391.5790

 

 

 

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