Artificial Grass UK
All you need to know about fake lawns in UK
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Why Artificial Grass is Great

Synthetic Grass is now a very realistic product and even up close it is sometimes hard to tell it apart from real grass, especially at the quality end of the market. In recent years the quality has gone up and up, and now the top of the range synthetic grass products not only look exactly like grass, but are starting to feel very similar as well - especially for walking.

Bored of Cutting Grass?

It really is a huge pain looking after a real grass lawn in UK. Even when spring doesn't seem to have appeared, and you're wrapped up in ridiculous layers of clothes, the grass still insists on growing. And growing. And growing.

With a fake lawn all these problems just go away and you have a perfect surface all year around!

Many of the national suppliers will now come direct to your home and lay your new lawn, so you have a really wide choice in UK.

What's The Cost of Fake Grass in UK?

synthetic grass The costs depend on a number of factors. The first is the choice of astro turf. There are many different grades and of cost the most authentic and silky soft are the most expensive. But although the cost of a fake lawn is more expensive than a new turf lawn, you need to consider how long it will last and remember that you will never need to cut the grass again!

Although the majority of homes have fairly regular shaped lawns (straight line edges), that's not true of all homes. When you are enquiring about the cost of the grass and installation, it's important to communicate any quirks of your garden as irregular shapes can result in larger off-cuts.

How To Use Synthetic Grass

UK fake lawn There are a massive list of uses for fake grass. The most common places uses are to replace muddy old gardens and football pitches.

But people also install it on balconies, in offices, on many different types of sports pitch and around swimming pools. We've even see people use it to cover terraces and bathrooms!

But why else is it so good? Never water you lawn again! Well, if you live in a desert then it might be worth watering just to keep the soil from cracking away, but since you're in the UK that won't be a problem.

Making That Decision

UK astro turf If you're ready to buy that 'never mow again' grass, you now need to work out which is the best for you.

The grass is going to last you for many many years, so you should go for the best quality you can afford. At the premium end of the market it's becoming very hard to tell the difference between fake and real.

Our favourite change has been to improve the look by adding imperfections and so you can buy grass where some of the blades have deliberately faded colour. Just like real grass.