Synthetic Grass FAQ
1. Why Use Synthetic Turf for Your Lawn?
Jus Turf’s synthetic grass in San Diego can help you create the lawn of your dreams but without all the hassle of maintaining an organic lawn. Artificial lawns are free from watering, mowing, edging and fertilizing. The synthetic material prevents pets from inflicting damage to the turf and will stop your furry friend from tracking those dirty paw prints into the house. Synthetic turf won’t carry allergens and instead, will save you precious time and money.
2. Is Artificial Grass Safe?
Artificial lawns are safe for all including children and pets. In fact, a common use for artificial grass is for playground surfaces. Certain types of synthetic turf are softer than natural grass, which can help prevent injuries during playtime. Artificial lawns also produce no pollen, so this will be most beneficial to children suffering from allergies. Concerns surrounding the potential toxicity of artificial grass materials, however no evidence has shown that these products are harmful under their designated use conditions. Research on synthetic grass materials are ongoing to ensure the safety of turf products for the consumer.
3. Is synthetic turf appropriate for residential landscapes?
Of course! Although synthetic turf has made its early appearance on athletic fields, it is has now been developed for residential use. There are many reasons for homeowners to choose synthetic turf over natural grass including low maintenance, less water wastage and a lawn that will stay perpetually green all year round.
4. Will my Homeowners Association or city allow synthetic grass?
We recommend checking with your community, city planning department or homeowners associations (HOA) before installing synthetic grass due to any restrictions that may be placed on aesthetic alterations on front yards or other areas of property.
5. How Long Does It Take To Install?
On average, artificial grass installation can take from one to three days.
6. Who Can Install Artificial Turf?
Jus Turf works closely with several contractors who specialize in artificial lawn installation. Simply ask any of our staff and we’ll refer you to an experienced contractor.
7. Is Synthetic Grass Pet-Friendly?
Yes and not only that, but for pets of all types. Jus Turf’s synthetic grass is especially dog-friendly and can be even be used for professional pet boarding. The artificial material cannot be stained and pet urine will drain through it. Other messes and accidents can be easily washed away with a hose. Now you can forget about those dirty paw prints getting tracked inside your house!
8. Is This Safe for the Environment?
Yes, artificial grass is completely safe. Our synthetic turf is manufactured with the most strict environmental-friendly standards. Owning an artificial lawn will also aid in water conservation.
9. Will Artificial Grass Reduce Pests Such as Bugs and Rodents?
Yes, artificial turf overlays dirt, which will prevent insects from acquiring their food source. Other pests such as small animals like rats, rabbits and groundhogs, can’t consume the synthetic material, so they won’t be attracted to your yard.
10. Is Synthetic Grass Maintenance-Free?
Although artificial lawns will relieve you of certain upkeep duties such as watering and mowing, occasional cleaning will be required in order to keep your synthetic turf sanitary and retain its natural appearance.