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What Are The Advantages of Artificial Lawns?

You might have noticed that your neighbor’s lawn remains green round the year and looks beautiful even when it is not taken care of for months. How is that possible? It surely is since they have had fake grass installed. Artificial lawns looks exactly like the real ones and no one ever will be able to identify them being not real. More and more people are opting for the fake grass since it has so many advantages to offer.

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Suitable for every budget

There are many types of artificial lawns available, from the pocket friendly simple outdoor floor covering ones to the thick pile grass lawns with beige thatch effect that makes them look very realistic. You do not even need to worry about the installation process. Mostly you can do it on your own, it’s very simple, and if there is a large area to be covered, you can hire landscape workers to help you.

Easy to take care of

Not everybody likes mowing the lawn. However with real grass it is a necessity and it can take as long as 3 hours during summer months, depending on the size of your lawn. With you already being busy through the week, naturally the little time you are able to steal you would want to spend it in relaxation. Once you have laid the artificial grass, it needs very less maintenance, so you can spend your free time doing something productive or simply relaxing.

It is very difficult for the older people to do the difficult task of taking care of their lawn. They either have to depend on their family, or hire a professional gardening company to take care of it. With the artificial lawns laid you just need to enjoy its beauty without worrying about maintenance.

Environmental benefits

In many places there are restrictions being put on water usage through hose pipe bans. This is surely a bad news for those who own natural lawns. If not watered on time in hot weather natural lawns can easily get damaged. However, if you have the artificial lawn you simply need not worry about it as it needs no watering. Moreover, by saving water you will be lending a helping hand towards preserving the environment.

Synthetic grass needs no petrol lawn mowers and there is thus no carbon emission. No fertilizers are needed to keep the garden lush green and thus all this prevents the environment from getting damaged.

Perfect for children and pets

You can now allow your children and dogs to play in the garden and not worry about them getting covered in mud. Even if your pet messes your artificial lawn you can easily clean it using mild detergent and warm water.

Ideal for all locations

You can install your artificial lawns anywhere you want to. A garden surrounding your swimming pool looks just perfect, but the result is muddy feet stains all around, but with fake grass you will not need to worry about this. You can also use it for your roof garden. Wherever you install the artificial lawns you are going to enjoy a beautiful green view, forever.

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Kerry is a writer of several home improvement articles, this one is inspired by gardening trend of using synthetic grass at home.

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