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Red mulch installed in landscaping beds at a home in Sartell.

Mulch & Rock Installation Services

Whether your choice is mulch or rock, we can deliver and install fresh ground coverings that will provide both protection and a pleasing aesthetic for your landscape beds.

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Mulch and rock ground cover installation services are available in St. Cloud, Sartell, Sauk Rapids, Waite Park MN and the surrounding area!

Beyond the obvious aesthetic benefits of looking refreshed, our mulch and rock services will also provide protection for the plants, flowers, and shrubs of your landscaping.

Our annual mulch and rock installation services provide homes in the areas of St. Cloud, Sartell, Sauk Rapids, and Waite Park, MN with protective ground covering on their landscaping beds.

For most homeowners, the benefit of having mulch or rock around the plants, flowers, and shrubs in their landscaping is strictly for beautification purposes. However, ground coverings provide much more than an aesthetically pleasing finishing touch on your landscaping beds.

The Benefits of Laying Ground Coverings in Your Landscaping

Laying mulch on your landscaping is beneficial for the soil and growth of your plants. Mulch helps retain moisture, which helps your plants thrive. It also prevents soil from eroding and washing away. Furthermore, mulch prevents weed growth, while boosting plant growth from the nutrients provided by organic matter.

Noteworthy is the fact that mulch acts as a temperature control for the soil, keeping it cooler in the summer and warmer in the fall and winter, which helps keep your plants' roots healthy and strong. Laying ground covering also provides a completed look to your overall landscaping design.

New mulch installation in a landscaping bed in front of a home in St. Cloud, MN.

Most Commonly Used Mulches & Rocks

Our company primarily provides mulch services. However, rock ground coverings are available as well for customers who prefer that look. The most common mulches used on residential projects include:

  • Red Mulch
  • Dark Brown Mulch
  • Double-Shredded Cyprus Mulch

Homeowners looking for rock will find a great selection of options available. The most common type of rock we install includes brown river rock and shale.

We will deliver and install any type of mulch or rock available.

Proper Mulch & Rock Installation & Refreshment

When installing mulch or rock, we lay your ground cover approximately 2-3" thick, which is consistent with proper installation practices. This provides optimal protection for your landscaping beds and prevents weeds from pushing through. Your mulch should be replaced an on annual basis, while we advise that rock is replaced bi-annually.

Free Estimates for Ground Cover Services

If your landscaping is looking dull and your current mulch or rock ground cover is over a year or two old, it is time to get someone in there to replenish it! Call us at (320) 293-1625 to get a free estimate for your new ground covering! We provide both mulch and rock services for homes in and around St. Cloud, Sartell, Sauk Rapids, and Waite Park.

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