Decomposed Granite, often referred to DG is one of the best earth friendly alternatives to traditional oil based paving options such as Asphalt. The beauty and natural look of freshly installed Decomposed Granite is undeniable. However, when the rainy season hits DG starts to wash away and the surface begins to erode. As with pretty much everything a bit of maintenance is needed to keep your DG looking great. We all know "The best possible maintenance is always preventive maintenance" DGRainKoat is the only product targeted at preventive maintenance. In order to maintain the beauty of your Decomposed Granite and extend it's useful life you need DGRainKoat. If you have a DG Pathway, Patio, Driveway etc. DGRainKoat is an absolute must have. . DGRainKoat puts a protective shield over DG that not only limits the of moister that soaks into it. It also reduces the impact damage caused by heavy rains. You can't stop mother nature, but you can definitely slow her down.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is DGRainKoat?DGRainKoat is a Decomposed Granite Weather Shield designed protect the surface of decomposed granite from the detrimental effects caused by harsh winter weather.
Should I apply DGRainKoat to my DG?
Absolutely Positively YES! The number one cause for premature erosion of decomposed granite is harsh winter weather. When the rainy season hits It doesn't take long before small pieces of DG start to break free from the surface of the DG. After a few small pieces of DG break free the accelerated erosion takes over. As you walk or drive on the DG those little pieces of DG start to grind into the DG causing more DG to come loose. this process continues rain or shine and does not stop.
What does DGRainKoat do?
DGRainKoat puts an protective layer on the surface of the DG. breakdown caused by rom rainfall It works like a shield reducing the volume of water that soaks into the DG impact caused by harsh wither weather.
Is applying DGRainKoat the same as stabilizing my DG?
No. DGRainKoat only protects the surface of the DG. It does not stabilize the DG below. To stabilize the entire DG slab you would need to apply TerraKoat EX Decomposed Granite Stabilizer before compacting the DG.
How is DGRainKoat Applied.?
The application process is as easy as watering the lawn. You apply DGRainKoat with a pump type or powered garden sprayer. @ 60 sqft per gallon On larger projects a spray bar on the back of an ATV or small truck works great. for extra protection a second coat can be applied.
How long will DGRainKoat protect my DG?