Artificial Grass Frequently Asked Questions
How your home could benefit from artificial grass?
As a homeowner, you could save a ton of money if you install artificial turf. It allows you to save money by eliminating labor expenses, saving water, no equipment or fuel is needed, and more. The benefits that come from having artificial turf are limitless. Your investment is going to pay for itself in a short amount of time. You can rest assured that when you are keeping more or your hard earned money in your pocket you will be glad to have made the decision.
When you go with a credible company, you will find that you will not have to experience any of the hassles that come along with natural grass. You will not have to mow the grass, look at unsightly fading, no more edging/trimming, no fertilizer/chemicals are needed, and your pets cannot damage it, no unwanted pests, no allergies, or dirty paws tracking up your home. The best part is you are helping save the environment too since you will not have to mow the lawn or use any equipment that is harmful to our earth. In the end, this is an awesome investment to make. Many individuals just look at the upfront cost yet they do not weigh the pros and cons in full. If they did, they would understand that they could have a yard that looks good all of the time and save more money by not having to do anything to it for one lump sum. Investing is artificial turf is your way to save more money and enjoy doing things that you like instead of suffering through lawn chores that you despise for it to still look bad majority of the time.
How Does Drainage Work With Artificial Turf?
Artificial turf drainage works better than natural grass; if you have, the proper company install it. You will find that the water drains quicker thanks to the cushioned sub base. You will have a drainage system like never before. When you do business with us you can rest assured that we provide you with the highest quality drainage system. Regardless of if you are worried about urine or rain our grass drains exceptionally fast thanks to our exclusive insight. You never have to worry about your yard flooding even during the worst storms. Additionally, you will have an experienced crew perform the installation who have installed numerous artificial lawns and have never once had a problem. If you have, any questions feel free to contact us at any time.
How much of an Investment is it?
When you tally it all out, the amount of money that you invest in an artificial lawn is going to amount up to less than what you spend to keep your natural lawn maintained. The best part is when you have it installed the value of your home increases. It pays for itself in a few years. You can expect to spend thousands of dollars but yet when you total up how much you pay currently for upkeep you will be surprised to see that in five years or less your permanent appealing lawn is paid off. If you did not make the investment, you will still be spending thousands of dollars each year. Additionally, you do not want to add in all of the time that you waste with natural lawns. Imagine having all of those hours add up, you can accomplish so many things over the years that would be impossible with a natural lawn. Jobs do vary in price because of multiple factors. Nevertheless, you can find out an exact number for your yard by contacting us for your free and no obligation estimate.
Will the value of my property increase if I make this investment?
Our services help homeowners increase the value of their properties and it helps make the curbs more appealing. The best part is even though the grass is not real, no one will ever know it unless you decide to tell him or her or they see it being installed. Homeowners throughout the United States are making this investment because it helps enhance the beauty of their homes and when they decide to sell, they are able to get more of their money back because the lawn is so eye catching. In addition, it lowers general household costs such as, water and fuel. There is no way that you can go wrong when you make an investment to upgrade your lawn to an artificial turf.
Is artificial turf ideal for dog owners?
With our installation services, it is possible to have a dog and have a lawn that looks like you do not have one. Majority of our customers have dogs and other pets and they have not had any complaints at all. Liquids drain off and droppings are picked up, as you would do with your natural grass. The best part is you never have to worry about dirty paws messing up your floors any more. Imagine your dog being able to stay clean when they go outside. Furthermore, when we install at pet owners home we undergo special precautions to insure that they cannot tear up the edges.
Is artificial turf kid friendly?
Kids love playing on artificial grass. It is softer and safer for them. They may even consider it their own exclusive sports field. The best part is you do not have to worry about grass stained clothes or scrapes. We have done intense testing on our product, which is why homeowners love having our product installed on their lawn. If this sounds like something that is up your alley contact us today for your free and no obligation estimate!
How durable is the artificial grass?
Our artificial grass is very durable. All sport teams love the quality of our products because it has a long life span and it is rugged. Keep in mind your kids are not going to be nearly as rough on the grass. You can guarantee that when you make the investment your lawn is going to last you for years to come.
We differ from other companies in this field because we have different types of grass available to meet everyone’s needs. Other companies will claim that their product works for all uses yet it does not. This is why we have separate products available to insure that your budget is customized for your needs without you having to sacrifice when it comes to quality.
How long will the turf last?
On average, you can expect your lawn to stay looking good for up to fifteen years. However, we have seen installations last for more than twenty years and retain the same appearance from the day they were installed it. We are so confident about the quality of our artificial grass that we back it with an eight-year warranty.
Why does fading not occur?
Fading does not occur because of the UV protection solution that is built into all of the products we offer. Extreme conditions will not cause your grass to fade. In fact, the grass we use fades at less than a quarter of one percent annually.
Will Annoying Critters Be Able to Get Through?
With our artificial grass, you do not have to worry about bugs, rabbits, gophers, or any other annoying critters. There will be no more chewing on your grass, gophers will not be able to make holes, and there will be no organic nourishment available. They will all have to leave the area and you can save more of your hard-earned money by not paying for pesticides anymore.
What maintenance has to be done?
The only thing you have to do is clean the turf. No maintenance is required. You can use a leaf blower to get objects off the line and in some cases; a bristle broom will do the trick.
Will mildew or mold occur?
Mold and mildew will never occur on our artificial turf. However, if you go with another company it is possible. Companies who use nylon products put you at risk of dangerous levels of lead because they expand and carry water.
How long does installation take?
Two things have to be discussed in this question. First, you have to keep in mind how far out your installation is scheduled. Usually, your wait will be between one to fourteen days. Second, you have to consider how long it is going to take once we start on your yard. This is something that various because usually it could take one to three days. However, without visiting your yard we cannot give you an exact period. This is because all yards are a different size. One yard may take one day while an enormous yard could take three days.
Does artificial grass stain?
When something is spilled, if you take care of it right away, you do not have to worry about it staining. You can clean the grass with any household cleaner including bleach. It can withstand a variety of chemicals such as paint thinner and turpentine. Therefore, if something is accidentally spilled on the grass you do not have to worry about it being permanent.
Is the artificial turf flammable?
The good thing about our turf is it is fire retardant. It is possible that some of the grass blades could melt and singe but you do not have to worry about it going ablaze.
Will Weeds Grow Through It?
Weeds are not able to spring through the backing. Occasionally, you may see some at the border but you can spray them with Round Up and they will immediately vanish.
Does the grass get hot?
The grass is not going to be as cool as natural grass because it lacks water running through the blades. However, it is not going to be as hot as pavement either. During the summer, you can still go outside without being burned from the grass. Compared to your driveway you will be able to tell a huge difference. You can also spray your lawn with water and it will cool down almost immediately.
Is sand infill safe for pets and kids?
Yes, we use nontoxic products so even if they swallow it they will be okay.
Are there many homeowners using artificial grass at their homes?
Yes, we have worked with many homeowners and now the drought in California homeowners are expected to conserve water. Installing artificial grass is will help conserve water.
Will The Home Owner Association Approve It?
Usually, home owner associations approve our services. We have assisted other homeowners when they were presenting the case to them. This is because we are a reputable company. In fact, California passed a law in 2012 that homeowners are able to install artificial turf without having to have approval from the home owners association. They feel as though it is a good investment for the community and it saves water.
Will the sand spread?
You do not have to worry about the sand going into your pool or your kids tracking it into your home. We use a denser grass for residential and commercial jobs so we do not have to use much sand. However, keep in mind; those companies who use one product for all jobs do have the potential of tracking sand into your pool and home since they are using a quality that is meant for sports fields.
Why does it have a wet look?
You are seeing the UV stabilizer. However, the shine you see has improved from the past few years. However, once you have walked around the lawn some, you will find that it will not be so noticeably shiny.
How is the material packaged?
The artificial grass is in a bundle that is 15 feet wide and up to 125 feet long. Once we have your measurements, it is customized for your yard.
Are seams visible in the grass?
Matching and insuring the seams are secure is a very important part of the installation process. We identify the ideal placement for the seam and then cut the edges to match. Therefore, once we have finished our process the seams will be virtually invisible.
Did we miss anything?
If you still have questions, feel free to reach out to one of our agents. They are skilled and knowledgeable so they can answer any of your questions or concerns. Additionally, if we have addressed all of your questions feel free to contact us for your no obligation consultation today so we can keep more of your hard-earned money in your wallet.