Artificial Grass - Here are the Grass Facts
Many homeowners have expressed interest in replacing their grass or supplementing their property with artificial grass. After all, it does look great year round, requires no maintenance and mowing and is the perfect surface for outdoor fun. But, we also understand that it can be a big decision and investment to add artificial grass to your landscaping, and you may have some questions. Here are the answers to your top questions about artificial grass:
What is artificial turf made of?
There are different types of artificial turf, and some are made with a polyethylene blend, while others can be made with nylon.
Is artificial turf safe for children and pets?
Yes! It is non-toxic, and in fact, there are many benefits to having artificial grass for children and pets to play on. For example, it produces no pollen, is softer for falls and doesn’t stain from your pup doing their business. Synthetic grass is created and installed with care, so you don’t have to worry about it coming loose.
Is artificial turf safe for the environment?
Artificial grass is a great way to cut down on water consumption in your home, and avoid refilling your gas mower each week during the summer. Though it is made of plastic materials, it is built to last over time and conserve water.
How long does a synthetic lawn last?
Typically, a synthetic lawn will last 10-15 years with heavy foot traffic and activity. However, if less time is spent on it or regular maintenance is done, it can last up to 25 years!
How much does a synthetic lawn cost?
The cost of your synthetic lawn depends on the materials you choose, and the size of the space. Dreamscape Designers can help you find the right option, and give you a cost estimate based on our recommendations.