A new year has started and with it come hopes and dreams to make this year better than the last one. This is also the time of the that homeowners make plans to improve their homes. Some of them may decide to revamp their backyard and create a space that they can relax in after a long day at work. A backyard makeover often involves a discussion on whether to put in synthetic grass or natural grass. Homeowners are starting to embrace artificial grass, because it’s cost efficient and easy to maintain. There are many ways to use it and this post will outline the best ways to use them.
Cool Around the Pool
One of the best places to install synthetic grass is around a swimming pool. After all, for homeowners with a pool in their backyard, mud and ruined grass can often be an enormous problem. In fact, this problem can be endless if they live in temperate part of the country. Synthetic grass solves this dilemma in a few ways. It doesn’t create mud, because their is no soil underneath. There’s no ruined grass, because this same tough product is used on sports fields. As an added bonus, swimmers won’t have to walk through puddles of water when they get out of the pool, because synthetic grass drains very well. This grass can be installed alongside above ground pools and inground pools.
Going to the Dogs
Dog owners also have their own issues to deal with in the backyard. Urine burned grass and flea removal are just a couple of them. Synthetic grass prevents these problems by the nature of it’s design. Dog urine can’t kill synthetic grass in the first place, because it’s not alive. By that same token, synthetic grass creates an area that’s inhospitable to bugs.Synthetic grass is safe for dogs and is used in dog parks across the country.
Feeling Dry and Doing Fine
"Synthetic grass is the smart choice for people who live in areas with very little rainfall. Since synthetic grass doesn’t need to be watered, it doesn’t matter if it rains or not." says Orlando Buitrago of Synthetic Lawns of Florida. Even if a water restriction is in place, a synthetic lawn always looks lush and green. It’s easy to see that this would also be beneficial to homeowners who live in more temperate parts of the country.
The installation of synthetic grass has clear benefits and is a good solution for homeowners with pools, dogs, or a home in a dry part of the country. Homeowners can install it themselves or use the services of a synthetic grass installation company.