30 Mar 2018

artistic uses for synthetic grass
We talk often about all of the practical uses for synthetic grass, and there are some great ones– but what about some artistic and whimsical uses? If you have just made the investment in artificial grass for your home or commercial property, then you may have some remnants left over. If you were nudged toward the decision to install artificial grass by its eco-friendly attributes, th...

28 Mar 2018

drought conditions hurt natural grass
If you live in California, you are all too familiar with our hot, dry summers, and you may think that your landscaping options are limited. Many of us fail to acknowledge that most grasses used for residential landscaping is not, in fact native to the region, and that is a huge factor in why it is so hard to keep it healthy and vibrant. In this area, grasses require copious amounts of...

28 Mar 2018

extend the life of your artificial grass lawn
Artificial grass is a great investment. You’ve spent all this money on a beautiful and low maintenance lawn, now you want to know how to get the most out of your investment. Pacific Grass & Turf offers a 10-15 product warranty on all of our grasses, but with proper care and maintenance, the product can last up to 20 years! That is fabulous news for all artificial grass owners! He...

27 Mar 2018

synthetic grass and citrus
It’s hard to beat the intoxicating fragrance of lemon or orange blossoms. And who doesn’t love the idea of stepping outside to pick a beautiful, ripe piece of fruit? Yum. Citrus trees are evergreen, too. No wonder they are so popular with San Jose homeowners for their yards. But will citrus trees hurt your synthetic lawn? It’s perfectly normal for citrus trees to shed leaves, or even ...

26 Mar 2018

natural grass cant hold up to traffic
Spring is already upon us, and it time to get your lawn ready for the summer’s activities. Maybe your kids are dying to play catch in the backyard, maybe you’ll adopt that mastiff you had your eye on at the shelter, Maybe you finally throw that backyard BBQ you’ve been dreaming about. Hold it! If you have a natural grass lawn, you’ll need to adjust your plans. For all of its beauty,...

22 Mar 2018

synthetic grass debate among hoas
While the grass may not always be greener on the other side, these days it can be just as green. In fact, that’s what not only many residents in California are saying regarding the synthetic grass they’re installing on their properties, but also what both industry professionals and government officials are affirming regarding the quality, appearance, and environmental friendliness of tod...

21 Mar 2018

synthetic grass in san jose
Synthetic grass installations are becoming the new norm across San Jose, and it’s easy to see why – artificial grass makes life a lot easier due to its low maintenance, not to mention its numerous environmental benefits. A synthetic grass lawn gives you the low-maintenance, green plush lawn you’ve always wanted! Synthetic grass has a multitude of applications, including: landscapes, s...

20 Mar 2018

trees and fake grass
Mature trees add an aesthetic appeal and value to any landscape, whether it be residential, commercial , education, or athletics. In addition to the visual appeal, tress offer functional benefits as well. But are large trees going to play well with a synthetic grass landscape? If you have concerns about installing synthetic grass around the trees on your property, there’s no need to ...

19 Mar 2018

artificial grass for backyard
With our warm Sacramento summers, outdoor living spaces have become increasingly important. For as long as homeowners have had “backyards,” they have been used for relaxing, entertaining, play, exercise, and so many other things. Backyard gatherings have become ingrained in our culture, whether they are birthday parties or BBQ’s, and most homeowners strive to make their backyards as beau...

16 Mar 2018

synthetic turf and trees
Most of us can’t imagine a yard without a tree. They add height, color and texture to any landscape and “frame” your property. Trees also provide a shady retreat from the sun and a natural play structure for the kids. Trees can even help insulate your home and reduce your heating and cooling costs. So, who doesn’t want trees? But what if you want, or already have a synthetic grass law...