Benefits of Laying Synthetic Grass on Concrete

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Synthetic Grass is a big money saver as there's no need for chemicals or lawnmowers

This is probably one of the benefits and it’s easy to maintain and save you time. In addition, there’s no need to use any chemicals and no weeds. So, bring your lawn to life to beautiful green grass.

The benefits of laying artificial grass on concrete:

It looks great and requires very little maintenance

It’s long lasting and very versatile

It’s safe for both children and pets

It’s a money saver

What is Synthetic or Artificial Turf?

Synthetic grass consists of synthetic, grass-like fibers or yarn but often polypropylene or polyethylene

Quality synthetic grass consists of several layers, including backing, cushioning, two or three drainage layers and infill, which is often made from substances like recycled rubber tires or natural cork.

If you are thinking about installing an artificial lawn, pros and cons of using artificial grass for yards should be carefully considered.
 

 

How do I take care of my synthetic grass?

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Synthetic grass care may need periodic cleaning

Although people who live in dusty areas or those who have young children or pets will probably need to clean more often.

Most dust and debris is easily removed with a blower, flexible garden rake, a broom with stiff bristles or a garden hose. Occasionally, it may be necessary to sweep the grass with a broom to keep it standing upright in a natural fashion, especially if your family enjoys laying on the grass and it becomes compacted. Synthetic grass is stain resistant and most problem areas can be cleaned with soap and water or vinegar and water. A vinegar mixture also works as a disinfectant.

Throughout recent years, synthetic grass has been utilized as an alternative to natural grass

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Not only does synthetic grass stay green all year long, but it also aids in multiple aspects of environmental conservation

 

Water Conservation

Unfortunately, it has become more common within the past few years, that much of Canada and world suffer from extreme drought and water rationing. The installation of synthetic grass can save millions gallons of water in one year.

Pesticides

It may rid your plants and grass of annoying bugs, weeds and other overgrowth. However, pesticide chemicals have proven harmful side-effects that not only hide in your lawn but eventually seep into your local water table. 

Carbon Emissions

Gas-powered gardening equipment like gas lawnmowers contribute to air pollution. A synthetic lawn requires minimal upkeep without the use of gas-powered gardening equipment and therefore eliminates the need for these items.

 

A synthetic lawn not only has obvious benefits, it has multiple environmental advantages. By eliminating water and chemical waste as well as reducing carbon emissions, artificial turf can be the solution to many on-going environmental problems.