Rootguard has been designed specially for protection from root damage caused by plants with aggressive roots. Walkways, building and supply lines can be easily protected by directing root growth in a controlled manner.
Rootguard - a water-permeable barrier
Depending on the requirements of the location, it may be necessary to select a water-permeable barrier. If so, then Rootguard is the ideal solution. It has a high tensile strength, and the fibre composite cannot be pushed apart by the roots. Not suitable for rhizomes.
Rootguard Plus - a waterproof barrier
For uses that do not require a permeable barrier, there is Rootguard Plus. This flexible barrier material has an additional HDPE coating, providing the highest level of protection from root damage, even from rhizomes.
The root barrier can only be used effectively if it is planned and executed thoroughly Rootguard should: