Considering there have been major improvements in manufacturing techniques and people have learned that there are so many benefits of artificial grass, it is quickly becoming a highly popular alternative to natural grass. In the past, artificial grass or astroturf was mainly used in recreation centers and sports facilities. However, due to the fact that it looks so realistic, it is becoming quite popular in residential neighborhoods.
Artificial grass falls into three distinct categories of benefits:
One of the first benefits we will look at is how much easier it can make your lifestyle due to its ease of care. During the summer months, there are few less glamorous and enjoyable jobs than mowing your lawn which can take a couple of hours…if you are lucky. Many lawns require much more time of manicuring. It seems that all of us are traveling at a 100 miles per hour all of the time due to work and other obligations, we need to find time for relaxation and mowing the lawn is not one of them. You need to ask your self, is there something else you would rather do as opposed to mowing the lawn?
Below are just a few of the benefits of having artificial grass installed on your property.
When it has been fully laid out, it will require very little maintenance, which is going to free up a lot of your time throughout the summer and allow you to spend that time on more productive activities.
Artificial grass is the perfect scenario for older individuals who may not have the physical stamina that is required for traditional lawn maintenance and must rely on others to care for their lawn. The beauty of having an artificial lawn is once it has been installed, there is very little care involved after that. In fact, it has become very popular with vacation homeowners, who do not visit their homes on a regular basis but maybe once or twice a year. There is no longer a need to have someone care for the lawn throughout the year while they are not at the home.
Environmental Benefits Of Artificial Grass
Throughout the past few years in the United Kingdom, we have seen a number of restrictions placed on water usage through pipe bans. This is extremely bad for individuals with natural lawns. When a natural lawn is not watered throughout the summer months, it can be damaged beyond repair, one worry you will not have with an artificial lawn. Additionally, an artificial lawn will not require any watering which also helps the environment through the reduction of water usage.
Below are just a few additional environmental benefits that artificial grass has.
– There is no need for fertilisers.
– No longer any carbon emissions due to there no longer a need for petrol lawn strimmers and mowers.
– Artificial grass if the perfect running area for dogs and other pets as it is very easy to keep clean.
– Perfect for use around swimming pools.
– Finally, artificial grass is a perfect alternative around high foot traffic areas such as a swing set or slide.
As you can see there are a number of benefits for artificial grass and it is the best time to have it installed to begin reaping all of the benefits associated with it. If you are ready to make the change from real grass to artificial grass, please contact us today!