Not really, under normal weather conditions, traffics and usages, our artificial grass will last you a very long time. We warrant our turf products for 15 years, for details
Our putting green products can handle heat up to 220 degree F heat without any issues. Being made of polypropylene, our putting green turf are very heat resistant and
Faceweight is one of the most important specs foe artificial turf. Measured as ounces per square yard, the higher the faceweight, the heavier of the grass and more of
The numbers on our product names indicating the faceweight of that particular product. Faceweight is the weight of yarns measured as ounces per square yard.
We recommend to use an average of 2 lbs per square foot of infills for your artificial putting greens: the infills can be regular sands or green colored sands, but
The density can be one of the factors for artificial grass product quality. In the turf industry, we typically use “faceweight” instead of “density” to refer amount of materials
There are two scenarios need to be considered of using artificial grass for music festivals: cost and frequency. Some of the festivals can be one time only, and the
Not really. Being made of plastic resins, the artificial grass products can have static, however, it has never been a concern or issue just like many other products on
Artificial grass fibers have “memories” which makes it difficult to bring them up after years of consistent traffic or pressing. To avoid such flattened turf issues, the heavy traffic
Our artificial grass products don’t provide any living conditions for mold, but debris on the turf surface might present some problems in the long run, so it will be a
Our artificial grass products hold up really well in super dry climates. Replacing natural grass lawns with artificial grass in areas where are super dry is one the key
This is a great question. Artificial grass products have different “dyelots” which means production batches. Even for the exact same product, there might be color variations from different
A pull test on artificial grass is normally called “tuft bind” in turf industry. It is a test for the strength of glues holding fibers, measured by either pound
I have a previous post to explain the difference between Astro Turf and artificial grass (synthetic turf). Please visit this link: https://www. globalsynturf. com/what-is-the-difference-between-astroturf-and-artificial-grass. If you have any further
Our artificial grass lifespan is not necessarily affected by cleaning and maintaining, but has a lot of to do with usage, traffic and extreme weather exposures. However, it is
Our shockpad is made of PE and POE, I have a previous post to answer this question in details, please visit this link: https://www. globalsynturf. com/do-your-shockpads-contain-any-toxic-materials. If you have any
If I understand your question correctly, I assume that you will install artificial grass on a slope, for this topic, please check out my previous post for some insights: https://www. globalsynturf.
Please visit our turf product specifications page here: https://www. globalsynturf. com/artificial-grass-specifications-specs. Once you are in this page, click on any product, you will see the specifications and all testing results
I have a previous post to answer this particular question, please visit this link: https://www. globalsynturf. com/which-artificial-grass-series-has-the-best-cooling-technology. For any further questions or concerns, please feel free to call us at
Our artificial ivy products are made from Polyethylene and Polypropylene, and the entire product can be recycled. Most of our hedges are with more than 95% of the coverage
Our SuperNatural series artificial grass is recyclable: the turf yarns including straight blades and thatch are made of polyethylene and polypropylene along with the primary backing (made of polypropylene) can
Our manufacturing capacity of artificial grass is about 150 million square feet annually. With the largest finished turf inventory in the world and largest distribution network in the United
The following is the summary of components of our recycled turf:1. Main blades: Monofilament Polyethylene 2. Thatch: Monofilament Polypropylene 3. Primary backing: Double layer Polypropylene Fabric4. Secondary backing:
Geotextile is an alternative name for artificial grass backings, it is more of general term referring to textile sheeting type which can be made of many different type of materials.
I have a previous post for this question, please visit this link for the answers: https://www. globalsynturf. com/which-artificial-grass-series-has-the-best-cooling-technology Please always feel free to call (877 796 8873) or email us (info@globalsynturf. com) if
Our shockpad for artificial grass is made of PE (polyethylene) and POE (Polyethylene based Polyolefin Elastomers) which are not toxic. The shockpad manufacturing is a foaming process so the
Silica sands are measured by mesh sizes, the bigger the mesh number the smaller of the sands in diameters individually. By that said, the #60 mesh sands are finer
Color of artificial grass is covered by our 15 year warranty, therefore, the color of our turf will last at minimum of 15 years under normal weather conditions. We
Unfortunately our warranty won’t cover any disasters that destroy or damage the artificial grass. Our turf product warranty covers all manufacturing defects, to learn more, please visit our product
I have a detailed answer to your question in one of my previous postings, please visit this link: https://www. globalsynturf. com/what-does-the-uv-testing-say-about-your-artificial-grass. Please let us know if you have any further
Polypropylene and Nylon resins are both raw materials can be used for making artificial grass. I wouldn’t make comments on the differences between these two materials themselves here, rather,
Our yarns used on artificial grass products are different from one to another. Actually the term of “thickness” can be a bit misleading, some yarns can be a bit
All our artificial grass has “engineered” blades which in general provide the following main advantages:1. Enhance durability and lifespan. 2. Increase resiliency3. Reduce light reflectionsAmong all these
Unfortunately the sun burn from glass reflections is not covered by our artificial grass product warranty. Most of experiences installers will help the end users to identify possible reflection
Yes, the drainage system of our artificial grass products is very consistent: all of our turf products have hole punch drains, such drainage holes are evenly punched during the manufacturing
The answer is yes! But you need to make sure of the following;1. The two pieces of turf you are piecing together are from the same dyelot. 2.
Most of our artificial grass products have multiple green colors on the straight blades and two colors on the thatch (the curled fibers to make the turf look more realistic
You can get great tractions on all our artificial grass products in general, and all our products are far superior than any competitors’ on the market. Trainers Turf is
Not at all. I am not sure why you feel that way, the higher quality artificial grass normally consists of the following factors: Higher face weight, more complicated fibers
All our artificial grass products are covered with a 15 year warranty, and different fiber profiles all will last a long time. Theoretically, the diamond shaped turf blades tends
I have a previous post that stated the differences between artificial grass and AstroTurf in details, please check this out: https://www. globalsynturf. com/what-is-the-difference-between-astroturf-and-artificial-grassPlease feel free to contact us by phone (877
All of our artificial grass products won’t have the stitch lines shown. You only can see the stitches when flip over the turf, once artificial turf is installed, you
Typically, mold is not an issue for artificial grass, our turf products are none porous with smooth and clean surfaces that don’t provide any living conditions for mold. You
When it comes to the differences between shock pad and lawn pads, function and technical requirements are the key. For shock pad, it is only 8 mm thick, all
You are perfectly right about the flammability testing: our artificial grass is not flammable! Each test goes through 8 steps and our turf won’t catch on fire on any step
I don’t think you will need any additional materials for our Trainers Turf installations. Just follow the same procedures of normal artificial grass installations, you will be fine.
Olive is one of our key color definitions for certain artificial grass product lineup. All of our Olive grasses are actually with two colors: Olive Green and Emerald Green.
As the manufacturer of all these artificial grass, we haven’t changed any names of our product from the manufacturer level, however, some of the distributors might privately rename them products
For the most detailed descriptions and functions of our Pet Odor Neutralizer, please visit this link: https://www. globalsynturf. com/products/pet-odor-neutralizerIn general summary: Our Pet Odor Neutralizer is specifically designed for use with
This is a good question, and we have had same question before with very detailed answers provided, please visit to this link and read through the answers and feel free
There are two key functions of thatching in a artificial grass:1. The thatching are curled fibers to help the main artificial grass blades standing up better2. Most of
Our artificial grass is designed and made with technologies to keep the turf cool as much as possible in a hot day. However, being plastic material, we can only
Our artificial grass products are odorless, when you first get the product, there might be the “new product” smell very much like new car, but will be gone pretty soon.
Well, this is really a tough question even though the answer can be obvious and easy. Please understand that as the manufacturer of artificial grass, we are not responsible
UV testing on artificial grass is a very length process which is normally done at our factory. In order to achieve the results of having turf to withhold its
Our WBlade and Riviera Monterey series offer the best cooling technology. On an average, artificial grass from these two series can be cooler be 5 degrees F. However,
The process of making artificial grass is a lengthy and completed one. Not many manufacturers in the world can do what we are able: to manufacture the artificial grass
Face weight is a technical specification term from carpet industry. Since artificial grass was invented by carpet industry and the constructions of turf is almost identical as carpet, many
The artificial grass consists of four major components: Straight finer blades, thatching, primary backing and secondary backing. When people are referring to backings, normally the combination of primary an
The stitch count for artificial grass is a combination of tufting gauges and stitch rates, it is often referred the total stitches per square meter or square yard. In
Our artificial ivy products are made with PE and PP resins: Polyethylene and Polypropylene. While PE and PP are the main components of the artificial ivy products, there are
Artificial grass doesn’t have any odor to it even though they are made of plastic resins. However, like any products, there might be some smells from the packing when
Global Syn-Turf is the pioneer of the artificial grass industry and we are the first company to introduce engineered blades by naming our products with the shape of the blades.
Our artificial grass consists of four major components: 1. Straight fibers which are made of PE (Polyethylene). 2. Curled thatch is made of PP (Polypropylene). 3. Primary backing
This a good question! Here are the main advantages of Pet Grass besides it is specially designed for pets:1. Pet Turf has excellent drainage capacities, 2-4 times more than
Our artificial grass doesn't have the sticky feel when you bare foot on them. I am not sure why you would have such concerns, our products are made smooth
Our artificial grass products come with a limited 15 year warranty. To find out more details regarding our warranty, please visit the following link, and click on each product
There are basically three steps of manufacturing artificial grass products: Yarn extrusion, Tufting, Coating, on top of which is the key step of R&D. Being the innovative leader in
In my opinion, all of our artificial grass products are suitable for dogs, you can use any type of our turf products for you lawn applications which will be good
Our general limited warranty covers our artificial grass products for up to 15 years, there are some exceptions for extremely hot weathered areas, I will encourage you to read our
Artificial grass is the only best solutions for rooftops as the real grass won't grow. If people want to have lawn settings and landscape on a rooftop, the artificial
Typically under normal weather, artificial grass can last up to 25 years. We offer an industry best 15 year limited warranty on most of our turf products. You
The reasons for us to make artificial grass with different pile heights can be several:1. The appearances: different geographic areas have different type of grasses, in order to best
The short answer to your question: AstroTurf was artificial grass! AstroTurf is more of ancient name, it is known because of astrodome. Astrodome was built in 1965, the first indoor
In your situation, the only solution is to tint your windows. There are specially made window tinting products from certain reputable companies such as 3M which dramatically cut down
It is difficult for us to answer your question without know the details of your plan, and we don’t want to make assumptions before providing any suggestions. Please fill
Once being installed properly, your artificial grass should last you a long time. Average time of homeowners owning their houses for about 7 years, and your grass will last
Training the dog not to pull on the artificial grass or the edges will be my suggestion.
Artificial grass is the trend and the future to be a key options for drought tolerated landscaping.
There are two components for artificial grass backing: 1. Primary backing: this is the cloth that artificial grass fibers to be tufted onto. We use polypropylene primary backings for
Regardless how long you use our artificial grass products, they will never release toxic chemicals. Our turf is made of PE and PP resins as main raw materials which
No, absolutely not! You never want to put artificial grass in a washing machine to clean it. When it comes to cleaning the artificial grass and it is a very
It will depend on how big of the piece you would like to fit into a plastic tote and how big is your tote. I don't think it is
Not really, You can always choose more dense artificial grass if you would like to feel less solid: with the blades and curled thatch, most of our products won’t give
Yes, the reasons for us to make many different type of synthetic turf are the followings:1. To fit different budgets: different products come in different pricing and a wider
You can install artificial grass almost anywhere, including muddy area. As you might know that some areas are not suitable for real grass to grow such as muddy areas
Since a density can refer to many different aspects of artificial grass, I would like just to emphasize on the stitch count to analyze and answer your question here.
At currently stage, we only manufacture the bigger pieces of artificial grass at 15’ wide and 100’ long, people buying our products at 15’ incrementally such as 15’ by 1’
Artificial grass is made of polyethylene and polypropylene materials, and the fibers are not porous, so the dog urine won’t be absorbed into the fibers therefore turf won’t be discolored
Yes, our artificial grass yarns are all engineered to be very durable and for sport applications. When using the artificial turf for valley ball court, you would like to
Yes, you can fold the artificial grass. But you have to be careful about the crease marks when folding the turf. Folding the artificial grass won’t make any
Yes, most of our products are designed and manufactured to the best possible comfort to feel and touch. Among all our products, we have some made purposely for people
Our artificial turf is made of Polyethylene and Polypropylene mainly, and Polyurethane glue. There are basically 4 main components of most our artificial grass products:1. Straight grass fibers
To replace a piece of turf, you need to be aware of the followings:1. If you have multiple pieces of turf from your original installation, and only to replace
Unless using artificial grass in between pavers, we won't recommend to put artificial grass in a driveway, the twisting motions of car tires will damage the turf. So please
No, artificial grass won't cause cancer, period! Since artificial grass being introduced, many studies and testings have been done by governments, industry experts and many others. None of such
Under normal weather, artificial grass will not melt in the sun. Our artificial grass products can withstand up to 200 degrees F before getting melted. Even though artificial
If I understand you fully, I assume you are considering to put a loose piece of artificial grass on top of paver stones? You absolutely can. Here are my
Generally speaking, you never need to cut artificial grass. At the installation stage, installers will use carpet knife or scissors to trim of blades. Once turf is installed,
Yes, you can. All our turf products are designed and manufactured with great tuft bind. The term "Tuff Bind" is used in artificial grass industry to define how
In general, Global Syn-Turf makes the best artificial grass on the market, period! In order to answer your question more specifically, here are some categories I would like to emphasize:1.
Our artificial grass comes in as a roll, very much like carpet. Most of our products are 15' wide and 100' long depending on the thickness of the fiber,
Yes, all of our artificial grass products are fire-resistant. Being products made of Polyethylene and Polypropylene, the product can be melted but won't catch on fire. The wild
Our artificial products are made free of any toxic materials. At Global Syn-Turf, product safety is our number one priority. All products have been through rigorous tests before
Yes, you can cut or trim your artificial grass by using either a carpet knife or scissors when needed. When we make artificial turf products, we use a technology
Our artificial grass won't fade in the sun. Designed to be used outside to replace real lawn, our engineers have put a lot of efforts on developing products with
Absolutely! Some experienced installers have power washer as their standard installation equipment, after they install the turf and add infills, they will do a power wash on the finished product,
There are two main technical reasons for putting sand in artificial grass:1. To help the turf standing up better. 2. More importantly to hold the grass down with
Just answered a similar question above.
You can always find the detailed installation instructions on this link: https://www. globalsynturf. com/installation/To summarize an answer to your questions:For drainage and surface preparation purposes: you need to have a couple
To simply answer your question:The tuft bind for S Blade-90: averaged at 40-45 newton or 9-10 pound-force. You will be able to find the water permeability test on the spec
Good points, Kip.
This is a good question. Our artificial grass products are all designed to drain exceptionally well. The permeability of our turf is ranging from 50 inches per hour
Nice answer, Patricia.
Great answer, Reina!
The first product I recommend is our High Sierra, you can find the details at this link:https://www. globalsynturf. com/high-sierra. This is a product with color very close to St.
There many artificial grass products on the market, being an industry leader, Global Syn-Turf's products have the following advantages over the competitions:1. Most innovative products: Global Syn-Turf is leading
Thanks for asking this question! The answer is Yes, there is a rebate of $3. 00 per sf if you live in Las Vegas, NV. 60% of a household's
It is a very question. Most of the real natural grass' face weight is right about 60 oz. , hopefully this can help you to make up your mind:
Yes, you can! It is very common that weeds grow at the outer edge of synthetic grass, the interesting fact is that many people leave those small weeds alone, as
Artificial grass engineered blades are the invention of Global Syn-Turf! We are the first manufacturer to bring engineered blades into the market: That is why we have named a lot
My suggestion will be GST's Emerald-92Stemgrass. You can find the details on this particular turf at this link: https://www. globalsynturf. com/products/emerald-92-stemgrassIt is a premium grade artificial grass product with very
The dog is really enjoying the artificial grass, I can sure tell!
From the functionality standpoint, both putting greens will work perfectly!
One of the best benefits for using artificial grass in areas that have a lot rain and grass grow fast is that you do NOT need to mown your lawn
The answer is "NO", even though artificial grass can take great pressures, but the twisting motion and rolling will definitely cause damage to the turf.
Yes, as long as you can walk it, you can turf it! If the slop gets steep, you will need to watch out for the infills as it tends to
Thank you for sharing the picture! Looks nice. . . . .
The warranty in artificial turf industry works as "pro-rated" which is similar with tires, people needs to pay attention to read our warranty page for all the details.
Thank you for letting us know!
Lines on certain products can be more visible than others; such lines can be seen only from certain angles and non-visible from other angles. Replacement with the same turf
It really depends where you live and the weather, extremely hot areas such as Arizona and Las Vegas, the grass won't last as long. Under normal weather, the product can last more than 25 years. However, keep in mind that we offer limited 15 yrs warranty, and you can always find out the details on our warranty at: https://www.
You can always go to this page and find the maintenance information by clicking on the product applicable to you: https://www. globalsynturf. com/artificial-grass-specifications-specs
We do offer free samples through our distributors and dealers.
Totally agree, David.
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