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...

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...

How to Install Artificial Grass

Synthetic Grass Products & Installation - How to Install Artificial Grass   Needed Tools Artificial grass material cut to your dimensions(15’ width min/ 60 sq. ft. min orders). Utility knifeShovel/rakeTape measureStiff bristled push broomStamperSand infill (at least 30 grit)Landscape stakes/Recommended or Fabric stakesGolf: Flag, pole & cupSeaming Tape and adhesive Design Phase A. Drainage: Will the existing drainage system be adequate? Will the artificial grass installation area require additional drains or modified drains, grading, or sloping? B. Soil Condition: Will you need to wet or soften the ground or use a jackhammer to remove large rocks? Rain-soaked soil may need to...

How to Maintain Your Artificial Lawn

When you install artificial turf, you are saying goodbye to the constant hassle of yard work. But there are a handful of steps you should take to keep your synthetic grass in tip-top shape. A far cry from the weekend-ruining labor of traditional sod, these simple tasks will increase the lifespan and curb appeal of your artificial lawn.  Read on to learn the simple tasks you need to keep your artificial lawn in pristine condition for years — or even decades — to come. Trust an expert   Turf comes in all shapes and sizes and can be used in a...

The Real Cost of a Natural Lawn

Maintaining a lawn, especially in warmer regions, is almost like having a part-time landscaping job! Having a natural sod lawn means Saturday mornings are full of mowing, trimming, putting down fertilizer or pesticides, watering, and more backbreaking tasks. With hours of work gone under the hot sun - it’s easy to lose sight of how much your natural lawn is costing you.  Let’s break down what exactly goes into maintaining your natural lawn and how these costs compare to installing artificial turf.  Basic Costs One of the most significant expenses of a natural lawn is seed and maintenance products such...

How To Avoid Damaging Your Newly Installed Artificial Turf

If you’ve finally made the switch to artificial turf - congratulations! Thanks to a durable blend of nylon and polyethylene, your synthetic grass can withstand a lot more wear and tear than a natural lawn. But there are still things you can do to make sure it lasts as long as possible. Your artificial turf won’t fade in the sun, for example, but it can still face heat damage from extreme temperatures, tears from sharp objects or stains from paint and other chemicals. Using common sense and a few handy tips, you can easily ensure that your lawn stays in...

5 Things You Won’t Need To Buy After Installing Synthetic Turf

Synthetic turf has many benefits. We know it’s pet-friendly, environmentally friendly, and reduces allergen issues for many. However, did you know that installing artificial grass has plenty of indirect perks? Consider this example: because artificial grass doesn’t produce pollen and reduces those pesky allergy issues - that means that you won’t need to add those trusty allergy pills to your shopping list when summer rolls around.  Let’s discuss a few more items you can scratch off your shopping list for good:  Pesticides and Fertilizer There isn’t a single insect that would prefer the sanitary environment of artificial turf to the...

How Artificial Turf Helps You Style Your Backyard

The benefits of installing artificial turf in your backyard don’t have to be purely practical!  High-quality artificial grass looks natural, lush, and soft. An attractive addition to any backyard, artificial turf is virtually maintenance-free and is sure to make your backyard the envy of barbeque season! The design possibilities are endless. Whether you want an elaborate design or fun and kid-friendly layout, artificial turf is absolutely the answer.  Let’s dive into some of the aesthetic advantages of installing artificial grass in your backyard! Minimal Decay Issues Perhaps the most prominent benefit of artificial turf in your backyard is that it’s...

What To Consider When Buying Artificial Turf For Your Pets

 Those dry, hot southern summers have caused homeowners to despair over their brown lawns for decades. Prickly and dehydrated grass is no more fun to look at than it is for your pet to play on! For this reason, many homeowners turn to artificial grass for their dogs and, of course, for aesthetic reasons.  Bonus, aside from the occasional rinse, watering artificial grass is next to unnecessary, reducing water waste. If you’re a beginner in the realm of artificial pet turf, it can be intimidating! Not to worry. Keep reading for key factors to consider when buying artificial turf for...

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