Call Now: 877-SYN-TURF

What accessories do I need to ensure playground safety?

| Oct 13 10:24 AM

What accessories do I need to ensure playground safety?

1 Answer

It is always recommended to use lawn pads under the turf for playground applications, especially for commercial playgrounds which require certain fall ratings. We carry different types of lawn pads which meets different fall ratings, for a 5’ fall, you will need to use 1-1/4” thick lawn pad, for an 8’ fall rating, 2-1/4” lawn pads will be needed. Any thinner thickness of either shock pads or lawn pads will not be sufficient to provide any fall ratings but only to provide cushioning. For residential applications, there is normally no specific fall rating requirements, and homeowners can go with or without lawn pad underpayments depending on the budgets. Other than lawn pads, all other accessories needed for a playground application will be the same as any other artificial grass installations. Please let us know if you have any other questions by phone: 877 796 8873, or email: [email protected] or filling out this only form:, thank you.

Find Artificial Grass in Your City

Lexington-Fayette Enchanted Hills Virginia Beach Pittsburgh Baton Rouge Jackson Fort Wayne Minneapolis Cheyenne Wichita Tampa Fayetteville South Boston Manchester Bellevue San Diego Las Vegas Huntington Billings Meridian Indianapolis Jersey City Los Angeles Laramie Montgomery Nampa Chesapeake Colchester Worcester Portland

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.

error message
Free Quote

Thank you for your question.