How does the astro turf compare to a real grass lawn?
Any grass lover will make you aware that in order to maintain natural grass you will need lots of skill, experience, time, money, materials and equipment. With an As Good As Grass synthetic lawn and astro turf, your garden requires no maintenance. This ensures that your time is spent relaxing and not on maintaining your garden.
Do you offer a supply and installation service?
Do all grasses require sand in them?
Most of our grasses are deisgned to be simply rolled out and fixed. We do however recommend sand infill if you have children that play alot of football or large powerful dogs. The sand adds extra security to the base.
How hard is it to fit yourself?
With patience you can make a good job of it.
What about the size and shape of my garden?
The grass comes in 4m rolls and 2m roll widths and we can get whatever length you require. It is you responsibilty to measure the length and width of the garden to calculate what roll width and length you require.
How long will my artificial grass last?
Our grass is basically unaffected by the elements. Our garden grass is UV stabilized and water-resistant. Our surface has been installed in different corners of the world from heavy snow and freezing temperatures to excessive rain and even where they are exposed to heat and direct sun. We offer a 5 year warranty.
What about maintenance?
Our garden grass is truly maintenance free, you just need to remove debris and leaves to maintain and enjoy a beautiful garden for many years. Cleaning can be achieved with a brush or leaf blower. You never need to water, mow or roll your garden just sits there and serves you!
What is the lifetime of the synthetic surface?
A well maintained surface could last well over 20 years.
How does water affect the grass?
The grass has a holed backing allowing water to drain straight through. Rain water naturally cleans the grass and removes any accumulation of dust and dirt.
What are the various applications?
Children’s play surfaces. Mini back garden football/lawn surfaces. Dog friendly surfaces, inside and surrounding conservatories, surrounding water features, swimming pools and hot tubs, for pathways, events, filming, stage shows and exhibitions and many, many more applications.
Which is the best astro turf?
Everyone has their own particular favourites, the grass differs to give a varity of choice and cater for everyones needs.
How long will it last?
Over 15 years
Would we be able to purchase and lay ourself?
Yes, no problem, when we take you order we will make sure you have all the necessary materials to perform a self installation.
Is any weeding required after installation?
Not if you correctly lay the base as any growth should be killed beforehand. Some very small weeds may grow through the artificial grass, if so just pluck them out.
Can AstroTurf be used as a pathway surface in a garden?
Absolutely. AstroTurf can be used alongside natural grass to take care of a problematic part of the garden.
Can pests interfere and cause problems?
If you have moles, burrows, rabbit holes or ant nests, these should all be remove before proceding with any artificial grass lawn installation. We cannot offer futher advice so you should consult a pest control specialist.
Can you park a car or vehicle on artificial turf?
Yes. We often sell artificial turf as a driveway surface.
Do you offer real lawn care tips?
Artificial lawns require no maintenance, however we are frequently asked for real lawn care tips! If you have an unhealthy lawn with dead spots, brown grass, bald or bare patches then please visit your local garden centre.