Posts Categorized: water conservation

Go Green By Installing Artificial Turf

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Going green only starts with one person: you. There are so many different strategies to conserve water, the one we’re going to talk about is changing your landscape. Installing artificial turf lawn will completely reduce the amount of water you use on watering. Of course you’ll still water your plants and flowers but think about […]

 

It’s Never Too Late To Conserve Water

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It’s Never Too Late To Conserve Water Although the drought has begun to subside due to heavy rains in California, water conservation is definitely still a thing. Typically the idea of water conservation comes after the fact. People tend not to worry about the consequences until, yep, there are consequences. Now is the time for […]

 

Saving Water with Synthetic Grass

Water is Necessary for Life: Saving Water with Synthetic Grass We all know that water is essential for human life. Our basic health and ability to survive are absolutely dependent on it. It is also essential for food production, as well as many other economic and recreational purposes. Despite this, we are in the midst of a […]

 

5 Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard

5 Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard

5 Drought Tolerant Plants for Your Yard We all know that switching from natural lawns to artificial turf can save a ton of water. However if you’re still watering other plants on your property, your water bill still has a way to go. Over the last few years, we have seen many people converting their […]

 

Natural Vs Synthetic Lawn

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Natural Vs Synthetic Lawn – What’s the difference in cost? There are a lot of things to consider with natural vs synthetic lawn installations. First and foremost, there are many environmental benefits, but let’s get down to the bottom line. How much is it actually going to cost? We get this question all the time. […]

 

Drought Tolerant Artificial Grass Gets Much Needed Legislation

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Drought Tolerant Artificial Grass’ New Legislation California’s historic drought has continued for many years now, and many legislators are now looking into updating old laws regarding artificial turf. Historically, installing artificial turf was not always easy for homeowners. There were many provisions surrounding the installation process, and some locales were flat-out banning artificial turf. Metropolitan code, […]

 

The Environmental Benefits of Synthetic Grass

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The 3 Major Environmental Benefits of Synthetic Grass There are many environmental benefits of synthetic grass. Not only does it reduce your landscape maintenance costs, but it also benefits our environment. Let’s look at some of the ways: Saving water Based on current EPA water usage statistics, the average American family uses 320 gallons of […]

 

Backyard Artificial Grass Benefits: A Cleaner Pool

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4 Benefits of Backyard Artificial Grass People with pools at home find many the advantages of getting backyard artificial grass installed. They find that artificial grass is very versatile and can be used on outdoor patios, as well as decks, and even for above ground swimming pools. Standard lawn systems dry out rapidly, and are tarnished and stained by chlorine or other […]

 

Synthetic Turf LEED Certification | What does it mean?

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Synthetic Turf LEED Certification: How you can get credits for switching to synthetic turf Installing synthetic turf can assist business owners receive LEED Certification. LEED stands for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design. The U.S. Green Building Council states that, “LEED provides building owners and operators with a framework for identifying and implementing practical and measurable green building design, construction, operations […]

 

Insects and Artificial Turf: Get the most out of your backyard parties!

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Insects and Artificial Turf: A Simple Solution Are you tired of ants, mosquitoes, flies ruining a backyard get together? Bugs make it tough to have fun at a summertime house party. People often spend countless dollars on mosquito nets, bug traps, and other things to ward off these pests. What do you need to know […]

 

What is the environmental impact of artificial turf?

The Environmental Impact of Artificial Turf In California, watering natural lawns in homes and businesses amounts to about seven percent of the state’s water supply. In fact, about 51 percent of the state’s water usage from families is from home lawn upkeep. This is very taxing to the state’s total water usage. If residents switched from natural […]