Erosion Control

Are you looking for the best erosion control products to protect your job site?

Cherokee’s wholesale erosion control products are an ideal solution for temporary and permanent soil control. We offer a variety of erosion control products made with natural materials like straw and coconut husks. Our erosion control blankets and netting will help keep your soil and sediment in place, preventing runoff and protecting your work or construction site.

As a national erosion control supplier, we want to get you the products you need when you need them!

Erosion Control FAQs

There are many different erosion control products available on the market today. Some of the most popular and effective options include straw blankets, straw wattles, silt fences, and excelsior logs. These products help to reduce soil loss and prevent soil erosion from taking place. They also improve water quality by filtering out sediments before they can reach nearby waterways.

The first step in choosing an erosion control product is to assess your needs and determine what level of protection you need for your site. Factors that may influence your choice include the slope of your land, the condition of its soil, and how often rainfall occurs in your location.

There are many different factors that can contribute to erosion, such as: 

  • Construction and development activities, often involve clearing land or disturbing soil and can increase runoff and sediment flow into waterways.
  • Overgrazing or agricultural activities lead to the disruption of natural vegetation patterns.
  • Drought or other changes in weather patterns increase the risk of flooding and other types of water damage.
  • Increased human activity in erosive areas due to population growth, road construction, mining operations, etc.

Common types of erosion control products include: 

  • Silt fences and sediment control basins are used to capture and filter runoff from construction sites.
  • Geotextiles are permeable fabrics that can be used to stabilize soil and prevent erosion.
  • Erosion blankets and mats, which are specially designed woven fabrics or synthetic materials that can be used to protect vulnerable areas from water or wind damage

There are a variety of different erosion control products that can be used to prevent or minimize soil erosion. Each of these products works by stabilizing the soil and reducing the impact of water or wind on vulnerable areas.

They can help to protect crops from damage during heavy rains or floods, and also prevent further erosion from occurring in previously damaged areas. Additionally, many of these products are relatively easy to install and maintain, which makes them a cost-effective solution to most erosion control needs.

There is no definitive answer to this question, as the longevity of erosion control products will depend on a number of different factors.

Factors that can affect their longevity include:

  • The product quality.
  • The climate and soil conditions in the area where they are installed.
  • How well they are maintained over time.

Generally speaking, however, most erosion control products can provide effective protection from water and wind erosion for several years or more. Some types of products may require occasional maintenance or renewal to remain fully effective over time, while others may be resistant to damage from weathering or other environmental factors.

There is a lot of debate surrounding the safety of erosion control products for the environment, as these products can have a wide range of effects on different ecosystems. Some types of products contain chemicals that are toxic to wildlife or other organisms, while others may be more sustainable or natural in their composition. Ultimately, the safety and sustainability of erosion control products will depend on their specific ingredients and application methods, as well as the characteristics of the local ecosystem where they are being used.

As such, it is important to consult with experts and carefully weigh all available options before making a decision about which product to use. However, most experts agree that there are many effective options available today that can be safely integrated into even sensitive ecosystems without causing long-term effects.

The cost of erosion control products can vary widely, depending on several different factors. The main factor is the type of product that is being used, as some are more expensive than others. Additionally, the specific ingredients and application methods used can also affect pricing.

In general, however, most landowners will find that erosion control products are affordable and offer a cost-effective way to protect sensitive areas from damage caused by erosion. Whether you are looking for an organic or synthetic option, Cherokee Manufacturing can provide high-quality products at a reasonable price.