Your garden is a valuable space. It doesn’t matter if you have children that love to run around it or you enjoy relaxing in it.
Unfortunately, your grass is often at the mercy of the elements and the foot traffic. It can be frustrating trying to keep it looking good. That’s why many people are looking at artificial grass as a viable option.
Here are five reasons why you should be doing the same.
The first thing to note about artificial grass is that it needs very little maintenance. There is no need to water it regularly or cut it every other week. The grass looks good throughout the year, regardless of use and weather. All you’ll need to do is give it the very occasional clean.
A leaf blower can also be a good investment as you can blow debris off your artificial grass. The little maintenance you do can be fun!
Your water bill will be less, and you’ll have more time to enjoy your grass!
Weeds don’t grow on artificial grass; they can’t because there is no soil to grow in. This means you won’t need to pull weeds out or apply weedkillers that could be harmful to your children and pets.
Many cities are starting to use artificial grass simply because it is better for the public.
If you have a dog, you’ll know there is little they enjoy more than rolling around the grass, perhaps having a chew. Unfortunately, this contributes to the damage done to your lawn and the dirt that covers your dog and is walked through the house.
Dogs don’t treat artificial grass in the same way. They don’t usually chew it and won’t make a mess if rolling around on it. That’s good for your grass and your home.
Artificial grass is built to withstand the elements. It doesn’t matter if you have heavy rain, snow, sleet, or blazing hot sunshine. Your lawn will handle this and still be ready to use when you want it.
The artificial grass isn’t just durable enough to last for years; it is also ready for use at all times, that’s significantly better than any real grass.
Artificial grass is made with a special compound that resists color change due to ultraviolet exposure. That means that your grass will stay looking green throughout the year. When your neighbors have soggy gardens or sunburnt grass, yours will still look perfect.
That’s not just satisfying; it’s practical and will help maintain your home’s value. After all, a perfectly landscaped garden will always impress a potential buyer. Even if you’re not looking to sell, your artificial grass will help your home’s value stay high.
Artificial grass is surprisingly easy to lay. However, you must ensure it is done properly to last for years and not become an expensive mistake.