How Do I Make My Grass a Putting Green? A Step-by-Step Guide

Golf is not just a pastime for the retired, there are many players of all age groups that enjoy a good game of golf. Having access to a good golf course is essential for enjoying the hobby, but not everybody has the time to visit the greens in order to better their game. For those with a nice back lawn, however, creating a putting green for the home is a great idea. If you are interested in setting up a putting green, then below is a step-by-step guide on how to proceed. If you choose artificial turf, then FieldTurf Landscape...

Five Benefits of Artificial Turf

Maintaining a lawn is a lot of work, especially for pet owners. Mowing your grass once a week is time consuming and watering every day is costly. Dogs love to dig holes and bury stuff. They drag mud into the house and get dirt everywhere. Maybe it's time to think about artificial turf. Many people scoff when they think about "fake grass," but it has many benefits. Artificial Turf for Dogs! There are so many reasons to install artificial turf. Dogs love how soft it feels on their paws and homeowners love the easy maintenance. However, there are more benefits...

Fake Grass – How and Why it is Good for Your Pets

There is no doubt that pet owners love their animals. Pets require a lot of time, love and commitment. Many dog owners let their pet outside in their backyard to enjoy the sun and to run and play and do their “business.” Therefore, fake grass for the backyard can be a lifesaver. Better for the owner Fake grass for the backyard is great for the owner. We work hours to fertilize, mow, trim and water our yards to make them green and lush. They are often the focal point of the exterior of our home. Unfortunately, our pets can destroy...

Why Use Artificial Turf for Backyard Putting Greens?

Your backyard is the ultimate place to build a putting green and work on your short game. Using traditional grass takes time to grow and to build the perfect green, so use artificial turf for the backyard instead. Use Turf for the Backyard for Longevity If you want your putting green to last longer than Mike Austin’s drive (515 yards), then using our turf for the backyard is the best option. Artificial turf lasts 10-15 years and is more durable then natural grass. Artificial turf can withstand heavy foot traffic; years later you are still perfecting your game in your...

5 Steps to a Great Backyard Design

Is your backyard due for a makeover? Whether you’ve just moved in or you’re trying to spruce up the yard you’ve lived with for years, you can still create a backyard that perfectly suits you and your lifestyle. While landscaping can be complicated, a few simple design considerations can make it much more approachable for home gardeners of any level. We talked with the expert landscape designers at Tilly to get the scoop on what they’ve learned through thousands of landscape designs. Tilly is an entirely online landscape design company that matches homeowners with certified landscape designers and landscape architects...

The Environmental Benefits of Artificial Turf

There are many environmental benefits of artificial turf. We all know that it reduces the cost of home landscape maintenance, but did you know that it also benefits our environment? Let’s examine a few of the reasons: Conserving water Even though the drought has been drastically reduced, we should still keep conservation in our minds. Based on recent EPA water usage statistics, most American families use around 320 gallons of water per day. Approximately 30 percent of that amount is allocated for outdoor use. Most of this is used to water lawns and other gardening applications. At a national level,...

Guide to A Beautiful Spring Home

Spring is around the corner! It’s time to create that beautiful spring home garden and artificial grass lawn with this home gardening guide. Install an artificial grass lawn with FieldTurf Landscape that will look beautiful year-round. The warming weather of Spring will often wreak havoc on real grass lawns by causing dry, yellow patches and scratchy blades. FieldTurf Landscape’s artificial grass, on the other hand, will stay green, plush, and soft throughout the seasons. The whole family will want to spend time outside running around and playing on the new lawn! Plant bright, colorful flowers. This is the perfect weekend...

10 Tips to Create an Environmentally Friendly Landscape

Environmentally-friendly landscaping is easy to achieve, more than you might think! However, one pain point for homeowners who live in hot, dry climates is the landscaping required to maintain natural grass and shrubbery. Grass and other greenery require large amounts of water and maintenance, which can be wasteful in these arid environments. Keep reading for 10 tips to help you create an eco-friendly landscape design: 1. Reduce Lawn Size The most efficient way to reduce the amount of water you need for landscaping is to reduce the size of your lawn.  Plant large flower beds at the corners and edges...

The Most Common Commercial Applications for Artificial Turf

When we think of artificial turf, there are usually two main uses that come to mind: athletic stadiums and residential backyards. But the grass goes much deeper. As a matter of fact, synthetic grass has unlimited potential for your commercial landscaping needs. Whether you’re operating a small mom-and-pop shop or a large facility on a massive plot of land, there are no shortage of ways that artificial turf can simplify your life and beautify your business. Here are the top commercial uses for artificial turf. Doggy Daycare Pets can be rambunctious little creatures. That’s why we love them! But real...

What Every Homeowner Needs to Know Before Purchasing Artificial Grass

Any home transformation project is a sizable investment of both time and money, so it’s important to be an informed consumer before making any big decisions. Committing to artificial turf in particular can feel like a daunting task since the market is flooded with different products and companies, all of whom offer varying levels of expertise. Fortunately, we’re here to help with a handy guide to the artificial turf market. Here are some things to consider to make sure your artificial grass investment is a wise one: Know the Benefits You might feel overwhelmed by choice and tempted to stick...

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