Artificial Turf - Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Curious about artificial turf? Get answers to common questions: what it is, cost, environmental benefits, safety, and more. Go Turf Direct offers quality turf, pro installation, and convenient delivery. Explore FAQs to learn all about artificial turf.
Artificial turf is just what it sounds like- a grass-like substance used in places where grass won’t grow, or to lower the maintenance costs of regular grass lawns. It stays green all year round, making it an increasingly popular choice among homeowners.
Artificial turf is made from flexible grass blades that resemble natural grass. Most artificial turf systems consist of a multi-layered backing system and they also include a drainage layer. These features allow for the long durability of the turf due to the uniformity, resilience and stability.
Definitely. Rubber and sand infill were used in the first artificial turf systems after 1990. In comparison to the systems of the 1960’s, the newer systems were improving player performance and safety. The systems of today integrate the features the resemble natural turf which in turn give the benefits of low cost maintenance, extra revenue generation, safety and increased frequency of usage.
Very. At present, over one million gallons of water are saved annually thanks to synthetic turf. To increase this amount, many local governments offer tax credits and rebates to motivate homeowners and businesses to make use of artificial turf. It also eliminates the need for pesticides and fertilizers.
Very safe. There have been numerous worldwide studies that have proven the safety of artificial turf, so there’s nothing for you to worry about.
Go Turf Direct Artificial Grass is, quite frankly, the best kept secret in artificial turf. We have an enormous selection of artificial turf available, and, thanks to our low overheads, pass on our savings directly to the customer. We are happy to work within any budget, and will tell you just what you can get for your money.
While some synthetic turf has been reported as heating up quicker than regular grass, it’s nothing a little hose down won’t sort out.
Yes. Many of our systems have an integrated drainage layer and it also has flexible durable blades. These allow for the water to drain away with ease and in turn will not damage the turf.
Whenever you want! We have an enormous amount of artificial turf in stock at all times.
Yes. Tell us where you want it delivered and we will make sure it gets there.
Certainly! We’ll be happy to install the turf for you upon request.
We only use the very best artificial turf, to guarantee your satisfaction. We also have our turf constantly in stock, to get the job done for you quicker, as well as offering professional installation and delivery services whenever you need them.