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Category Archives: SYNLawn Artificial Grass

Top 5 Mistakes People Make When Buying Artificial Grass … lessons from an installer

Without an insider’s view, buying turf could cost you thousands more than it should. Or create years of headaches. At SYNLawn, we not only follow the industry’s top standards, we innovate and lead the way for how turf should be produced, and installed. Here’s a quick look at the 5 most common mistakes we’ve encountered [...]

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Practice Sports Playbook Year In Review

The past 12 months was the most popular year for the Practice Sports Playbook ever. Not only did we see increased visitor traffic, but we wrote and posted more articles than in any previous year. Here are five Playbook articles that helped give our customers the info they needed to help save time and money [...]

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Proof all Artificial Grass is Not Created Equal: Part 2 of 4

When Artificial Grass Attacks What’s the worst that could happen? The worst case scenario in buying low-quality turf, is a total yard or field replacement after just a few short years. China is a big culprit in the “low-quality turf game”. They have began selling dirt cheap turf to major players in the US, who [...]

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Proof all Artificial Grass is Not Created Equal: Part 4 of 4

Typical Installation Costs / Life-Spans & Warranty How much does it cost? Proper landscaping turf installation ranges from $8 – $15 / square foot, including turf & labor. Removing defective turf and a bad sub-base can add another $3 – $5 to your re-installation costs, for removal labor & disposal costs. This can add up to [...]

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Proof all Artificial Grass is Not Created Equal: Part 3 of 4

Side-by-Side Comparison of 2 Leading Turf Brands The Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas elected to run this test, to select the best turf for their property. This shows how difficult the decision can be, because it’s such an important decision in terms of investment and brand image. SYNLawn is on the Right, and a major competitor is on [...]

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Artificial Pet Grass Installation in Omaha Backyard – solves muddy dog problems

Play, Inc. had the pleasure of installing over 3,000 square feet of artificial grass for a home-owner in the Dundee District in Omaha. This family has 2 large energetic dogs, with a perpetually muddy backyard due to the shade, paw traffic and ground moisture. This posed an everyday problem, as the family dreaded letting the [...]

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Proof all Artificial Grass is Not Created Equal: Part 1 of 4

In this detailed turf review with photos, we highlight why it’s so important to do your homework before selecting an artificial turf installer. Part 1: Evolution of Turf / How It’s Made Part 2: When Artificial Grass Attacks / The Worst That Can Happen Part 3: Side-by-Side Comparison of 2 Leading Turf Brands / Real Foot-Traffic Test Part [...]

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2016 Nebraska Golf Show

We recently had the pleasure of participating in the 2016 Nebraska Golf Show as PLAY Inc., held March March 5-6 at the CentuyrLink Center in Omaha, NE.  This was our first year attending this exclusive event and gave us the opportunity to showcase our SYNLawn artificial turf for golf and TruGolf Simulators. People were very [...]

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Which surface creates the safest playgrounds…

Playground surfacing is serious business. With playset heights reaching the moon these days (upwards of 15+ ft), it’s critical to have a soft surface at the bottom – since what goes up will eventually come down. The reality is kids will fall, and injuries will happen. Minimizing those injuries is the key. Play, Inc. (DBA [...]

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Custom Putting Greens – How to Build Your Own in 5 Steps

More golfers are realizing the benefits to their short game by adding a putting green to their home or office. Our SYNLawn greens can be custom shaped to conform with your space. Adding a rough / chipping area nearby to practice green approach is becoming more popular as well, since 80% of shots lost to par are [...]

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