Landscaping is to improve the appearance of (an area of land, a highway, etc.), as by planting trees, shrubs, or grass, and/or altering the contours of the ground. Typically it involves some outdoor construction work using natural stone and wood aesthetically.
Importance of landscaping can’t be exaggerated in the context of environment. Trees and vegetation control erosion, preserve water resources that are essential for ensuring food supplies for mankind, for protecting forest and wildlife. For centuries landscaping has effectively used natural stone which has played an important role as a useful building material and for adding character to the exterior.
The criteria that make natural stone ideal choice as construction material, are:
- Durability, resistance to weathering,
- Amenability to be mined selectively and to be worked on into profiles that suit construction industry,
- Fineness of grains; good general appearance,
- Compactness, low porosity and resistance to absorption
- Affordable price
Common building stones are granite, marble, sandstone, limestone, slate, quartzite. Most of the stone sourced by Jumbo come from India - known for its richness and diversity of natural stones deposits.
JUMBO bags are made of woven polyolefins, which is the base material for Geotextile used in making the weed barrier. Jumbo Specialities is therefore a cost-effective supplier of quality weed barriers in different sizes.
Burlap, a product of Jute plant, provides plant protection and tree wrap.