Synthetic grass VS Natural grass
- Aug 10, 2018-
Synthetic grass vs Natural grass
The information below is intended to help you make a decision on which is right for you, It is an un-biased look at the pros and cons of both natural turf and Artificial (also known as; Astro or Synthetic turf).
Tianlu artificial turf corp offer supply and installation solution of Artificial turf.
A nice lush green lawn has always been a desirable finish for any homeowner, but due to many factors such as the rising cost of town water, time constraints, shaded areas of lawns & lawn areas becoming smaller due to higher density housing and a lot of competing marketing information it has become a topic of debate of which solution is right for you.
But making the wrong decision may result in a huge loss of time, energy, natural recourses and money, so doing a bit of research beforehand can save you a whole lot of hassle later.
To help you decide we have summarised the key differences and factors to consider.
The environmental benefits of artificial turf
No mowing (reducing the use of fossil fuels)
No pesticides or herbicides required
Recycled materials used in the manufacturing process
Environmental concerns for artificial turf
Can cause issues with water run-off and leeching of chemicals into the stormwater system
Does not filter sediment & carbon
High carbon footprint (from manufacturing process & does not actively reduce carbon once installed)
Disposal at end of life
Requires cleaning (not ideal for use with pets)
Does not provide habitat for local wildlife
Provides no heat sinking & actually raises ambient temperature