Artificial Turf FAQs
ProGreen answers some of the most frequently asked questions about our artificial grass and also debunks some rumors. If your question is not addressed here or you would like more information, please do not hesitate to contact us at 855-464-8873.
How much does ProGreen Synthetic Grass cost?
This is a complicated question as installation prices can vary greatly depending on the scope of the work, but it is important to know that this is a significant financial investment into your home.
How do I calculate my square footage?
Just like finding the surface area of a rectangle, calculating the square footage of your yard requires a mathematical formula: L x W = FT2.
What is the life expectancy of ProGreen Synthetic Grass?
Typically speaking, ProGreen artificial grass lasts on average 20 to 25 years with proper care and maintenance.
What happens to dog urine and waste?
Believe it or not, dogs can go to the bathroom on artificial grass without any hesitations. Dog urine flushes through the turf’s drainage system and solid waste is cleaned in the same manner as natural grass.
What type of maintenance should I expect?
It is important to pick up leaves and debris that fall on the grass as well as periodically brush the fibers to keep your turf looking vibrant and fresh.
What is the installation process?
There are many steps to the installation process, but we have methodically laid them out for you so that everyone knows what to expect.
Can I install artificial turf myself?
We have had many customers successfully install their own lawns, putting greens, dog runs and more. Just make sure you know what you are getting into before you start.
How much water will I save?
On average, outdoor water usage constitutes about 30% of your water bill. By eliminating a water thirsty lawn, you could be reducing your water usage 20% or more!
Will ProGreen artificial grass fade in the sun?
ProGreen artificial grass has built-in UV inhibitors to ensure the rays of the sun will not negatively affect the turf.
Is synthetic grass warmer than my natural lawn?
Yes, as with any synthetic surface, artificial grass is hotter than natural grass, but there are ways to regulate it.
How does ProGreen Synthetic Grass affect the environment?
Believe it or not, ProGreen artificial grass is considered a green product and can earn business LEED credits because of the water savings.
What about drainage? Will there be a lot of water runoff?
As long as the proper installation technique is followed, ProGreen’s drainage is superior to natural grass and will not cause an increase in water runoff. ProGreen utilizes patent-pending ProFlow backing, which is the most efficient drainage system in the industry.