Kersten UK News

Tarmac surfaces damaged by weed brushing? - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Tarmac surfaces damaged by weed brushing?

Can tarmac surfaces damaged by weed brushing? Lets look at causes, effects and cures.

Kersten in the community - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Kersten in the community

The Kersten team were out and about at the weekend helping a local team of volunteers make the most of their pavements and paths

Walking and Cycling, Pathway Maintenace - Cover Image
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Walking and Cycling, Pathway Maintenace

Walk more, cycle more, this is what we are all told to do by the Government. Leave the car at home and exercise, lose weight and be healthy.

Integrated weed management can reduce need for herbicides
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Integrated weed management can reduce need for herbicides

The use of herbicides on crops causes environmental concerns. A new French study assesses the performance of cropping systems to manage weed

Maintaining synthetic sports surfaces with Kersten sweepers
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Maintaining synthetic sports surfaces with Kersten sweepers

How can a Kersten machine help to maintain artificial surfaces?

Moss and weed removal - Easy maintenance from Kersten
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Moss and weed removal - Easy maintenance from Kersten

How can a Kersten machine help to remove moss and weeds from hard surfaces?

SUSTAINABLE WEED MANAGEMENT ON CONCRETE BLOCK PAVEMENT
Sweeping, moss and weed control
SUSTAINABLE WEED MANAGEMENT ON CONCRETE BLOCK PAVEMENT

An interesting study from Netherlands dating back a few years but has some relevant content for current weed control issues in the United Ki

"The Thanet Report"
Sweeping, moss and weed control
"The Thanet Report"

Best Practice Guidance Notes for Integrated and Non-chemical Amenity Hard Surface Weed Control

Cleaning block paving
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Cleaning block paving

The planned maintenance of Block Paving will dictate the ongoing drainage performance, the grip the surface provides, the cleanliness of the

How to kill a weed? - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
How to kill a weed?

To really understand how weed control can be used most effective,,,

Cleaning of slipways and harbour infrastructure - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Cleaning of slipways and harbour infrastructure

The use of chemicals to clean algae and other deposits off slipways and marine structures can cause pollution.

Practical measures to manage herbicide resistance risk in amenity areas: - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Practical measures to manage herbicide resistance risk in amenity areas:

I came across this document recently and thought it added quite well to the information we provide in our Blog.

Silver Bullets, Glyphosate and other Herbicides - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Silver Bullets, Glyphosate and other Herbicides

Pesticides are the silver bullet for controlling weeds in hard surfaces.Chemical herbicides are

Artificial Grass Maintenance - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Artificial Grass Maintenance

In this blog article we look at how to keep Artificial Grass performing at its best, preventing compaction, drainage issues and weeds.

Maintaining the Performance of Grass Surfaces - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Maintaining the Performance of Grass Surfaces

In this blog article we look at how to look after grass surfaces in order to improve drainage of water, reduce weeds and maintain the perfor

SWEEPING hard surfaces as an effective weed control solution. - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
SWEEPING hard surfaces as an effective weed control solution.

Sweeping a surface can be used as part of an effective preventative weed control strategy by interfering with the growth cycle of plants in

Path edging with weed brush machine cuts time and effort by 80% (read more here.......) - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Path edging with weed brush machine cuts time and effort by 80% (read more here.......)

Path edging time and effort cut by 80%

Cleaning block paving under garden centre plant display benches - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Cleaning block paving under garden centre plant display benches

Remove Moss from Tarmac - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Remove Moss from Tarmac

Remove Moss From TarmacPower Unit Pedestrian Front Sweeper De-Moss90 with Front Brush Guard 90cm.

Siding up overgrown paths instead of spraying Glyphosate - Cover Image
Sweeping, moss and weed control
Siding up overgrown paths instead of spraying Glyphosate

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