Month: October 2017

The truth about artificial grass warranties

Are all artificial grass warranties created equal?   Having been in the artificial grass installation industry for over a decade now I’ve seen a lot of changes not only in the turf products but also the warranties these products offer. When I started out a flat 8 year warranty was standard from any turf manufacturer…
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October 21, 2017 0

Midland City Council, D.R. Horton not seeing eye-to-eye on park development with artificial turf

By Stewart Doreen sdoreen@mrt.com By Stewart Doreen sdoreen@mrt.com By Stewart Doreen sdoreen@mrt.com Published 10:58 pm, Tuesday, October 10, 2017   The Midland City Council and a housing developer appear to be on different sides of a $750,000 dispute. The problem has to do with a 4.9-acre area inside D.R. Horton’s west Midland housing development, called the…
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October 15, 2017 0

THE BENEFITS OF ARTIFICIAL GRASS

by Charlie Bloom Wednesday October 11, 2017 Artificial grass is a very divisive subject among gardeners. For some people, it gives them a quick and easy way to get their dream lawn but for others, it’s just not the same thing. However, it has certainly got its perks and there’s a reason plenty of people use artificial…
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October 14, 2017 0

California landscaper seeks growth through artificial turf

David Rountree | February 23, 2017 The nation’s largest distributor of artificial turf, Anaheim, California-based Synthetic Grass Warehouse (SGW), long ago made it the company’s business to support – and even offer directly – the training necessary to ensure proper installation of its suppliers’ products. Today, SGW says, following years of significant growth for artificial turf…
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October 9, 2017 0

Fake Grass Growing Like a Weed in Brooklyn Backyards

by Liz Sadler Cryan Kate Foster Lengyel moved to Park Slope from Manhattan three years ago with dreams of a verdant backyard for her two young children. But she was skeptical when her landscaper suggested artificial grass instead of real grass. “I think I had a little bit of a preconceived notion that perhaps it was…
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October 5, 2017 0

On home turf: Eugene company touts benefits of artificial lawns for yards

By Jim Murez For The Register-Guard Sept. 24, 2017 Charlotte Pearce and Jim Olsen struggled with maintaining a healthy, lush lawn in their backyard. Situated near Springfield’s Kelly Butte, their sloping yard was like a muddy sponge in the winter and cracked concrete in the summer. “We tried all kinds of things in our backyard…
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October 1, 2017 0