Landscaping bed with new mulch laid by J&C Lawn Care in Troutdale, OR.

Mulch & Rock Installation In Gresham, Happy Valley, Troutdale, & East Portland, OR Areas

Properly installed mulch delivers many benefits including, soil insulation, moisture retention, prevents soil erosion, assists in weed prevention, and requires less need for water, fertilizer, and herbicides.

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Your landscaping deserves a finish that adds health benefits and aesthetics! Get our mulch and rock installation services in Gresham, Happy Valley, Troutdale, and nearby communities.

The ground coverings for your landscape beds are an important aspect of both health and beauty for your plants. Most popular being mulch and rock, which are the final additions that bring your landscaping design to life and create an eye-catching curb appeal.

Currently, our mulch and rock services are available in the communities of Gresham, Happy Valley, Troutdale, OR and other nearby areas. We provide the majority of our mulch services during the spring while we are performing spring cleanups, but it can be done at any time.

Mulch and rock installation at a residential property in Gresham, OR.

Ground covers provide health benefits for your plants.

For most homeowners, mulch or rock is the last step in a well-designed landscape. The vibrancy in color and materials provide a pleasing and contrasting look to the plants. However, the benefits of laying ground coverings in your landscaping go far beyond beautification. Mulch and rock provide a plethora of health benefits to your landscaping:

  • Mulch prevents soil from erosion.
  • It provides insulation to the soil from extreme temperature changes.
  • Mulch retains moisture in the soil, which promotes healthy growth of the plants, flowers, and trees in your landscaping.
  • It assists in weed prevention by blocking direct sunlight and making it hard for weeds to reach the surface.
  • There is less need for water, herbicides, and fertilizer in your landscaping beds.

Maintaining Your Mulch and Rock

We recommend replenishing mulch and rock on a regular basis to ensure your landscaping is getting the full benefits. As a rule, mulch is refreshed yearly and rock is refreshed bi-yearly. To receive the full benefits of mulch and rock, it should be installed at least 2-3 inches thick. Our team will take measurements of your landscape beds to determine exactly how much ground coverings you'll need.

To receive maximum benefits, mulch should be laid at 2-3 inches thick and refreshed at least once per year.

Popular Mulch/Rock Ground Covers in Gresham, OR.

In the Gresham, OR area, there are a wide variety of mulches and rock ground coverings to choose from. However, there are a few that seem to be the most popular among our clients. The most common mulches and rock ground covers we install include:

  • Medium Hemlock
  • Cedar Chips
  • Fir Nuggets/Pebbles
  • Various Bark Dust
  • River Rock
  • Columbia River Pea Gravel
  • Lava (Red) Rock

New mulch and rock installed along a pathway at a home in Happy Valley, OR.

Request an estimate for materials, delivery, and installation.

Whether you need to replenish your current mulch or you are looking for a change, new mulch and rock bring amazing curb appeal and health benefits to your landscaping. Contact us at (971) 284-2035 and see the difference our mulching service will make on your property. We provide complimentary measurements and estimates for properties in the Gresham, OR area, including Happy Valley and Troutdale.

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