Pine Bark Applications & Uses
Pine Bark is ideal for large-scale landscaping projects and garden beds
Landscaping areas around Children’s Playgrounds
Sporting groups use bark for safety barriers
Can safely be used on dairy lane ways to prevent lameness in cows
Used as soft flooring in overnight and cattle selling holding pens
Provides soft underfoot ground cover for cattle to reduce effects of hard concrete surfaces
Types of Pine Bark for Landscaping Parks Gardens & Playgrounds
Pine Bark Fines <12mm
Pine Bark is passed over sizing screens twice and results in a less than 12mm product.
Bark Fines are ideal for manufacturers of potting mix blends for use in commercial nurseries.
Pine Bark 12mm – 25mm
Graded pine bark is also suitable for spreading on garden beds to retain moisture and act as a mulch for garden plants. It’s durable and long-lasting.
The color of the pine bark will fade into a natural grey, weathered look over time.
Playground Soft Fall 12mm – 25mm Pine Bark
Pine bark or pine chips are graded to size.
Playground Soft fall has been accredited by our supplier and is safe for children’s playground under-surfacing.
Tests conducted on the impact absorption properties of soft fall material have proven that it performs to the AS/NZS 4422:1996 standard. You can download a copy of the Guidelines for School Playgrounds here.
It’s recommended that soft fall be applied at an uncompressed depth of 310 to 375mm for heavy traffic areas.
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Benefits from Using Pine Bark
Approved Kid-safe covering for Children’s Playgrounds
Organic and Biodegradable Product
Helps prevent soil erosion problems
Reduces dust in windy conditions
Assists with weed control
Pet Safe around all animals and plants
Helps prevent lameness in cattle and cows
Improved Animal Welfare – Cattle leave yards and sale pens less stressed
Effective in eradicating foot soreness in cattle resulting from standing and walking on concrete floors
Please don’t hesitate to Call Glenn Today 0409-693-927 and take advantage of our Free Quote Service on your Pine Bark needs or Register for our Free Advisory Service. We’re here to help you make the right product choice.
There’s an article on Mulch and Bark Mulch by Sophie, on the ABC’s Gardening Australia site you might find interesting.