Sports fans are conscious of the benefits synthetic turf provides on a playing field, but that’s not the only place artificial grass can be used effectively. Artificial turf considered to be a good thing for homeowners interested in drought-tolerant landscaping also offers beautiful curb appeal and relaxing spot for family, guests, and pets.
What are the benefits of artificial grass? Let's take a closer look at some of the advantages of synthetic turf and how it may shape your lifestyle.
The long-term expenses related to artificial turf are low. There is no water, mowing, fertilization, or pests control. All you need to do is occasionally use a leaf blower to remove debris.
After installation, artificial turf is ready for use. Installing sod takes much longer, and service costs are often steep. Landscaping contractors charge from $45 to $75 per hour. On average, homeowners spend between $1,025 and $2,680 to prepare the ground and install rolls of grass. As time goes, some areas will wear down more than others, making the lawn look patchy and uneven. Every spring, you can look forward to replanting or reseeding the grass to meet esthetic norms. None of these problems related to natural grass is present with artificial turf.
When it’s time to replace artificial turf, the procedure is less costly and more comfortable. You can reuse fake grass for other landscape applications, for example, creating weed-free garden paths or pets runs.
Artificial turf won’t fade, rip, or tear. It is also designed to prevent staining. Synthetic fibers won't absorb Barbecue sauce, wine, cooking oil, chocolate, blood, grease or motor oil, ketchup, gravy, or salsa, including urine from our canine and feline friends. Also, cleaning up pet messes is a simple matter on artificial turf since it drains well and can be washed easily with a hose.
An artificial lawn doesn't need harmful pesticides and herbicides to stay green. These chemicals are unsafe for your kids and pets, who often come into direct contact with a grass surface. Also, fertilizers pollute runoff water systems and hurt the environment.
As good as natural grass appears to be, it comes with a host of environmental issues. The use of pesticides, herbicides and other chemicals keep lawn green, but pollutes water and poses potential health threats. Artificial grass is safe, 100% lead-free, and helps to reduce carbon emissions, conserve water, and help the environment in ways you probably didn't think were possible.
Trees will grow perfectly encircled by artificial grass. With natural lawn, trees can cause problems. Large trees overshadow lawn stifling the grass growth; beneath the foliage, their roots compete with your grass for resources. In the fall, thick piles of leaves can kill sections of your lawn. One of the extra-fabulous advantages of switching to artificial turf is saying goodbye to tedious, time-consuming fall lawn care.
The advantages of synthetic turf prevail those of natural grass. If you’re interested in saving cash, saving water, and creating a home with an exclusive landscape, artificial turf is the option you’re seeking.
Now more than ever, people are pivoting to an eco-friendly lifestyle to preserve our environment before we reach a point of no return. But when it comes to your home, theres a lot more you could do to go green than you probably realize. Did you know that artificial turf is more eco-friendlier than natural grass?
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Global Syn-Turf, Inc. is a leading manufacturer and wholesaler of high-quality artificial grass in the United States and Canada. The company offers an extensive selection of products for commercial and residential landscapes, playgrounds, sports athletic fields, municipalities, golf putting greens and pet areas. Global Syn-Turf, Inc. provides innovative, environmentally friendly synthetic turf systems which require little maintenance, no water, pesticides, or fertilizers through multiple company-owned distribution centers across the United States. The state-of-the-art artificial grass offers realism, drainage, performance, safety, and durability. Global Syn-Turf is the exclusive artificial grass partner of San Francisco 49ers.