Root Gard– a HDPE root barrier system

‘Root Gard’ barrier is a flexible High Density Polyethylene (HDPE) membrane that restricts unwanted and invasive root growth to pavements, roads, building foundations and buried installations.

 

Root Gard can be used for the following items as a barrier to roots for:

  • bamboo
  • raised beds
  • trees
  • raspberries
  • clumping bamboo
  • sewer line foundations
  • drainage pipes
  • driveway
  • ficus gardens
  • monkey grass
  • grass
  • vegetable garden
  • bermuda grass
  • knotweed
  • mint
  • palm trees
  • pine trees
  • weeping willow

How ‘Root Gard’ Barrier Protects Your Property

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Root Gard can be used as a tree root barrier or root control barrier for properties where large trees, shrubs and plants have been planted. This can save property owners thousands of dollars in expensive repair bills from intrusive roots whilst allowing trees and plants to remain in their current position.
The ‘Root Gard’ barrier membrane is light and easy to install and can be positioned as a dividing wall between trees and areas which need protecting. ‘Root Gard’ barrier is impenetrable to roots,

Types of ‘Root Gard’ Barrier available

We make our Root Gard root barrier from recycled plastic. We are confident you won’t find a product of the same quality for a better price and we stand behind our product.

Products are compliant with market standards and offer significant savings compared to new sheeting whilst maintaining the quality you know to expect from a reputable plastics recycling company.

Installation along fence line

Installation along fence line

Installed on council verge to protect driveways from trees

Installed on council verge to protect driveways from trees

Capping installed on Root Gard for aesthetic reasons

Capping installed on Root Gard for aesthetic reasons

Pathway damaged by tree roots

Pathway damaged by tree roots

Asphalt pathway damaged by tree roots

Asphalt pathway damaged by tree roots

How tree roots damage pipes

How tree roots damage pipes

Root barrier installation in progress

Root barrier installation in progress

Root Gard installed on council verge with edge capping

Root Gard installed on council verge with edge capping

‘Root Gard’ Barrier Specifications

Available in 7m to 50m lengths. Click on a link below for more information: