Artificial Grass UK
All you need to know about fake lawns in UK
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Advantages of Artificial Grass

The quality of the fake grass products you can now buy in the UK is very high. From a distance, and sometimes even quite close, it's very difficult to tell the difference. 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.

Tired of Cutting Grass?

We've never met anyone who thinks that looking after a real lawn is a fun thing to do in UK. It's a super-high maintenance part of anyone's garden. There's the mowing, the de-mossing, the nutrients, the mud, the patches that never grow... and the constant sense that it needs tending.

With a synthetic lawn the frustration just melts away - and you have amazing grass 12 months a year.

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 It's fair to say that the initial purchase and installation is going to cost you a little bit more than laying turf - but once it's been laid the costs are over. We know people who have to returf their garden every year because of the soil, shade or even hosepipe bans.

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.

The Uses of Artificial Grass

UK fake lawn People are using artificial grass for a wide range of places - the obvious ones are back gardens and football pitches (both five-a-side and full size) but many homes have installed these products on roof terraces, children's play areas and around swimming pools.

But why else is it so good? It can be very environmentally friendly - no pesticides and weed-killers, no power for lawnmowers, no need to water - there are so many savings once it's laid.

Artificial Grass: The Drawbacks

UK astro turf Although there are many many benefits to laying down artificial turf, there are of course some drawbacks.

It's possible to get friction burns from the artificial grass surface. It's less likely with the highest quality products, but i'm sure we all know people who've encountered friction burns on an astro turf football pitch.

But why else is it so good? After all this research, you're almost certainly ready to order that grass, and get it professionally installed. The good news now is that many of the biggest astro-turf companies will deliver and install anywhere in the UK, so you can soon have an amazing garden in UK.