Summer is upon us, and your pool this time of the year gets a lot of use. But do you have to repeatedly mow the grass and trying your best from getting trimmings into the pool? If so, synthetic grass can assist alleviate that bother and recoup back your valuable time you’re being deprived by lawn maintenance. Here is a list of the finest advantages of installing synthetic grass around your pool.
Diminish Hot Surfaces
Asphalt, concrete, or brick that are getting direct sunlight all day can get the temperature scorching hot. In fact, the temperature can get so high, that you can even receive a second-degree burn from it. Hot surfaces can be especially hazardous for people diagnosed with neuropathy who have reduced nerve sensitivity. By the time they understand that they are standing on an area that’s climbed to a dangerous temperature, the damage may already be there. Artificial grass can help you or your loved ones prevent these kinds of burns.
Use Less Chemicals
Now that harsh chemicals have been used for many years, we’re [[starting to see|beginning to see|already seeing|seeing|experiencing]66 their negative effects. Pesticides and herbicides can be poisonous for your family, pets included. If you apply these chemicals on your patio, they can easily be introduced to your pool when you are spraying them or from bare feet when people enter your pool. These chemicals are not just bad for you, but they can disturb the whole PH balance, making you add more pool chemicals to get your pool to a safe level.
Fewer Mud & Mess
Synthetic turf around your poolside will eliminate any muddy spots. Because, truth to be told — kids will be kids — you can tell them time and time again to not spray water, but they are kids, and water will splash out of your swimming pool. Artificial grass will help you say goodbye to muddy trail being pulled throughout your home. Plus, because synthetic grass is developed for ideal drainage, puddles won’t appear around your pool either.
What about those days when you are hanging around the pool, and you get playfully splashed by your children? What about those cannonball jumps? No matter what the situation, you can expect areas surrounding the swimming pool to get soaked. Regular grass around the poolside will collect puddles in uneven spots. And the pool chemicals can occasionally kill the grass. Because artificial grass is designed with better drainage in mind, you’ll see pool water drain faster compared to natural turf.
Fewer Slipping Accidents
Poolsides can easily become slippery and downright unsafe. Even if you try to enforce a strict “no running” rule, kids get excited and forget the rules. Hard materials and even organic turf surrounding the poolside can get so slippery when wet. Synthetic turf will not be as slippery, thanks to its improved drainage system, so you can be certain there will be fewer slipping accidents. Additionally, artificial grass is more cushioned if a fall does happen.
Reduce Water Consumption
Water conservation is a popular topic, and for the right reason. Did you know that the EPA estimates that a third of all public water use is on landscapes and yards? If you dwell in a drought-prone area, you might even be familiar with water conservation rules being occasionally implemented. Artificial turf will assist you keep your water use to a minimum.
Insects and bugs love natural grass. They consume the grass blades and lay their larvae in the soil. They can flourish for a long time in a maintained and fertilized backyard. If you fertilize your lawn, pests will be attracted to it because it makes their food source more nutritious. A healthy lawn = nutritious lawn to bugs. Synthetic grass will cut down the number of pests in your yard because it’s not an organic material that they can eat and live in.
Artificial turf today looks so lifelike. While it did resemble a green plastic mat when it was introduced, technological advancements have made artificial grass look realistic today. You can barely find any distinction among regular turf and synthetic turf today. Installing the grass around your poolside or across your home will keep your lawn looking great throughout the year.
We have perfected artificial turf and provide many solutions for your home. Make sure to go through the different products we have.
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