Author: TexasTurfandPavers

The Artificial Turf Place

Your Landscaper May Not Know How To Install Artificial Grass

Not all artificial grass installation companies are created equal. Some are landscapers that add fake grass as an added revenue stream and don’t have dedicated installers just for turf. When this happens you have different guys that don’t normally install artificial grass learning in your yard. Texas Turf and Pavers has over a decade of…
Read more


December 9, 2017 0

Commissioners considering artificial grass medians in Cobb County

Jon Gargis The grass may not necessarily be greener on the other side, but if some Cobb commissioners have their way, some of it could become fake. A proposal to put artificial turf instead of real grass in the medians of two county roadways was planted before county leaders at last Monday’s commissioner work session.…
Read more


December 4, 2017 0

Hotel Californian artificial grass becomes a turf battle in Santa Barbara

  John Palminteri Operators say the artificial grass will be green throughout the year SANTA BARBARA, Calif. – The artificial grass at the Hotel Californian in Santa Barbara may be fake but a controversy over it is real. The grass was laid out in a special plaza area near conference rooms and a dining patio.…
Read more


November 25, 2017 0

Understanding the Importance of Compaction

Understanding the Importance of Compaction During my visits with contractors across the country, I have noticed synthetic turf installations having depressed areas within them due to improper materials, poor compaction, bad repairs or irrigation problems. It is very important that grading materials that are placed under synthetic turf be of quality and can reach approximately…
Read more


November 16, 2017 0

Why Fake Grass is Gaining Popularity

Want a picture-perfect lawn? Maybe fake grass is the answer. It solves watering, weeding, and fertilizing woes. But is it perfect?   LISA KAPLAN GORDON If you live in a low-water area, or if you’re just tired of constant lawn maintenance, you’re in good company. More homeowners are saving time, water — and their backs —…
Read more


November 15, 2017 0

The American Lawn Needs to Die

Replacing Your Real Grass Lawn with Artificial Grass From Texas Turf and Pavers Is The Wave of the Future! By Eric Nicholson Wednesday, September 30, 2015 | 10 days ago My first inkling that America’s lawn obsession might not be terribly healthy came around 1995. We’d just moved into a new house in Far North…
Read more


November 12, 2017 0

Seven Reasons Why The Grass Is Greener With An Artificial Lawn

By Sujain Thomas Artificial lawns were first introduced in the 1960s and they were primarily used in the sports fields. However, in recent times, this amazing landscaping trend has taken over the residential home market as more and more homeowners are opting to install synthetic lawns on their front and backyards. If you have been…
Read more


November 4, 2017 0

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…
Read more


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…
Read more


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…
Read more


October 14, 2017 0