HDPE Grass Pavers are the kind of drainage board specifically for outdoor landscape design and urban ecology. BPM grass pavers have the characteristics of high green, high load, good water permeability, high grass survival rate, etc. They are widely used to reinforce the green area for parking lots.

1.What Are HDPE Grass Pavers?

Grass pavers, made from high-density polyethylene, are versatile and environmentally friendly permeable paving systems used in landscaping and construction. These pavers feature a grid-like structure that supports vegetation while allowing water to seep into the ground, offering several key benefits.

One notable advantage is their permeability, as the open grid allows water to pass through, reducing stormwater runoff and preventing soil erosion. Additionally, HDPE grass pavers provide reinforcement to the ground, distributing load and preventing soil compaction, making them suitable for areas with moderate to heavy traffic.

These pavers contribute to green infrastructure by integrating vegetation into surfaces like parking lots, driveways, and pathways. The plants grow through the grid, creating an aesthetically pleasing and environmentally friendly surface. Moreover, the vegetation helps control erosion by binding the soil together with their roots, particularly in sloped areas.

Installing grass pavers is generally straightforward, as they interlock with each other to form a stable surface capable of supporting both vehicular and pedestrian traffic. The use of HDPE, a recyclable material, adds to the sustainability of these pavers, aligning with green building and landscaping practices.

BPM HDPE grass pavers, made from modified macromolecule HDPE through high-temperature molding, offer exceptional quality and environmental benefits. They provide a two-in-one solution for lawns and parking lots, with a unique hollow design that protects the grass roots, enabling safe growth even under the pressure of people and vehicles.

The applications for grass pavers are diverse and include parking lots, fire lanes, driveways, golf lanes, convention centers, modern workshops, upscale communities, and roof gardens. Their versatility makes them a desirable choice for various projects, combining the benefits of a paved surface with the integration of natural vegetation.

Grass pavers offer an eco-friendly alternative to conventional hardscape materials, promoting sustainable construction and landscaping practices while providing functional and visually appealing surfaces.

2. What Aer The Benefits of HDPE Grass Pavers?

HDPE grass pavers offer a range of benefits, including soil stabilization, excellent drainage, low maintenance requirements, durability, and environmental advantages. These pavers provide an attractive and sustainable solution for various applications, balancing the need for stability, permeability, and ecological considerations.

2.1 Soil Stabilization and Erosion Control

Grass pavers stabilize and reinforce the soil, preventing erosion and reducing soil compaction. They provide a strong and interconnected surface that can withstand heavy loads, such as pedestrian and vehicular traffic, while allowing rainwater to penetrate the ground and minimizing surface runoff.

2.2 Excellent Drainage

HDPE grass pavers have superior drainage capabilities. The open structure of the pavers allows water to flow through, preventing puddles and promoting efficient water drainage. This helps prevent water accumulation and reduces the risk of flooding.

2.3 Low Maintenance

Grass pavers require minimal maintenance compared to traditional paved surfaces. The fabric backing of the pavers prevents weed growth, reducing the need for herbicides or weed removal. Occasional leveling may be required to maintain an even surface, but overall, grass pavers are relatively low-maintenance.

2.4 Durability and Load-Bearing Capacity

HDPE grass pavers are highly durable and can withstand heavy loads. They are designed to support the weight of vehicles, making them suitable for driveways, parking areas, and other areas with vehicular traffic. The stability provided by the pavers enhances the longevity of the paved surface.

2.5 Environmental Benefits

Grass pavers contribute to environmental sustainability by promoting the growth of grass or other vegetation. The plants help absorb carbon dioxide, filter pollutants, and provide a habitat for beneficial insects and wildlife. Additionally, the permeable surface of grass pavers allows water to permeate through, reducing runoff and helping to recharge groundwater supplies. This is particularly beneficial in areas with limited water resources or where stormwater management is a concern.

3. Case Study of BPM HDPE Grass Pavers for Parking Lots in Australia

BPM HDPE Grass Pavers are the ideal choice for parking lots in Australia due to their exceptional qualities. Our Australian customer specifically selected BPM Grass Pavers for their parking lot project, emphasizing strict quality requirements and a desire for long-lasting performance. They placed an order for 10,000 square meters of BPM Grass Pavers, measuring 430mm*410mm*38mm, tailored to their project’s needs.

BPM Grass Pavers are renowned for their high quality and durability, ensuring they can withstand heavy loads and maintain their structural integrity over time. The HDPE material used in their construction guarantees longevity and resistance to wear and tear. Moreover, BPM Grass Pavers align with sustainable practices, promoting vegetation growth, natural water filtration, and reduced stormwater runoff. The ease of installation and the customer’s satisfaction with BPM Grass Pavers further solidify their suitability for parking lot projects in Australia.

The specifications of the Grass Pavers for parking lots in Australia are as follows:

  • Country: Australia
  • Quantity: 10,000 square meters
  • Grass Paver Size: 430mm*410mm*38mm
  • Application: Parking lots

These specifications indicate that the customer in Australia ordered 10,000 square meters of Grass Pavers specifically designed for parking lot applications. The Grass Pavers have a size of 430mm*410mm*38mm, ensuring they are suitable for creating a stable and durable surface for vehicles in parking areas. These specifications demonstrate the customer’s focus on quality and their commitment to using reliable and purpose-built products for their parking lot project.

BPM HDPE Grass Pavers for Parking Lots in Australia
BPM HDPE Grass grass driveway pavers for Parking Lots in Australia
BPM HDPE Grass Paver for Parking Lots in Australia

4. How To Install HDPE Grass Pavers?

When installing HDPE grass pavers, there are several important considerations to keep in mind:

4.1 Foundation Preparation

Ensure that the gravel foundation is properly tamped and able to withstand the maximum load bearing pressure. The surface should be flat with a drainage slope of 1%-2%. Fill any concrete foundation seepage holes with pebbles or gravel and sand to prevent soil erosion.

4.2 Installation of Grass Pavers

Each HDPE grass paver has a link button. After planting, use a small roller or plate vibrator to press back and forth on the surface to ensure proper compaction. Repair any uneven areas until the surface is smooth and even.

4.3 Soil Preparation

It is recommended to use high-quality nutrient soil. When backfilling the soil, combine it with sprinkling water to allow for proper settling. Use a bamboo broom to evenly sweep the nutrient soil onto the surface of the grass pavers, ensuring that the height of the soil is 5-10mm lower than that of the grass.

4.4 Grass Selection

Manila grass is commonly used for HDPE grass pavers due to its resilience and ease of growth. After laying the sod, gently press down on the grass roots with a small roller or plate vibrator, repeating the process multiple times. This encourages proper growth of the grass roots.

4.5 Maintenance

After one month of maintenance, the parking lot can be put into use. However, it is important to continue maintaining the grass for two months, particularly between November and March.

5. About BPM Geosynthetics

BPM had been specializing in delivering one stop geosynthetics products and solutions to worldwide customers since its foundation in 2007.  BPM had provided many types of effective and state of the art  geomembrane, geotextile, geocell, geosynthetic clay liners (GCLs), drainage board, geogrid to over 36 countries. 

BPM is not only manufacturing best quality geosynthetics products but also providing professional design and installation service. OEM, and ODM are also available. If you have any questions or inquiries,  please contact us, we will reply as soon as possible.