Lawn and the Environment

Environmentally Friendly Lawn

How lawn affects the environment

  • Lawn helps to filter, purify and cool air
  • Lawn is great for carbon sequestration (storing carbon), far more efficient than trees
  • Lawn acts as a natural filter for our waterways
  • Lawns are important sources of oxygen
  • 225m2 of lawn will provide enough oxygen for a family of four
  • The average home lawn produces more oxygen than the world’s largest tree

How lawn affects your home

  • Sir Walter will keep your home cooler. 10 degrees cooler than bare soil, 20 degrees cooler than concrete and 40 degrees cooler than artificial turf!
  • Lawns reduce noise and sun glare
  • Lawn is a natural weed suppressor