How Long Does Artificial Turf Last?

Artificial turf can easily last up to 15-20 years with proper maintenance and upkeep, longer than some people’s mortgages.

 

Is Artificial Turf Worth It?

The cost to install artificial turf is so low that a return-on-investment (ROI) can be expected between just 3-5 years, potentially saving you thousands of dollars in water bills and landscaping fees. 

 

What Is Artificial Turf?

Artificial turf a synthetic grass replacement commonly used in office parks, athletic fields, playgrounds, putting greens, and even residential homes. Fake grass takes away the need to re-sod lawns covered in divots, water it constantly, 

 

What Is Turf Grass Made Of?

Synthetic turf is made out of polyethylene, a common form of plastic that can be found in things such as bottles and plastic bags. The thatch layer is made with polypropylene, polyethylene, or nylon, which provides the turf with an added layer of support and blade recovery.

 

Can You Wear Cleats On Artificial Turf?

Yes, you can - if it’s from Arizona Luxury Lawns! We’re the only local company experienced enough and certified to install artificial athletic fields that can withstand the wear and tear of sports.

 

Is There A Difference?

There are different types of turf and artificial grasses depending on your needs. What is the difference between turf and artificial grass? Turf is more “carpetlike” and is the prime choice for putting greens, athletic fields, playgrounds, and other recreational spots, whereas artificial grass is more “grasslike” in the sense that the blades are longer and look more like the real thing. Artificial grass is popular in homes and businesses that do not have the time or resources to maintain a genuine lawn. 

 

How Do You Clean It?

If you’re want to learn how to clean artificial grass, all you need to do is spray it down gently with water to remove dust and dirt, or use cleaners such as PE51  and Wysiwash or alcohol-free, biodegradable “Green Cleaners”. Non-foaming suds work the best, but you can also use a 5-10% solution of bleach and water.

 

Is Artificial Grass Okay For Dogs?

 All Arizona Luxury Lawns products are pet-friendly and kid-safe. All our synthetic grass blades are made from 100% recyclable materials with no traces of lead or other harmful chemicals that pet owners or parents need to worry about. 

 

How To Keep It Cool

 Arizona is a hot, arid desert without much rainfall or natural shade. Two ways to keep your artificial grass cool are by sprinkling some water over the fake grass or by installing a canopy or awning in your yard. 

 

Why Is Artificial Grass Beneficial In Arizona?

Artificial grass is beneficial in Arizona because it can:

  • Reduce your water bill
  • Last up to 20 years
  • Eliminate landscaping bills, no need for mowing
  • Zero carbon footprint
  • Guaranteed to not fade in the sunlight
  • 100% environmentally safe - pet and people-friendly
  • Pesticide and chemical-free
  • And much, much more!