Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! Our innovative in-filled polypropylene artificial grass products are made to perform like natural golf course greens, so your ball will have the same spin and true roll of a genuine grass surface. Whether you're chipping in your backyard putting green from two yards or on our Nicklaus Designed course from 200 yards, our synthetic golf greens will hold a shot as well as a natural grass green, guaranteeing that your ball will not bounce or falter as it would on a nylon surface
Because each project is different, the time required for installation is based upon factors like weather, landscaping requirements, and the complexity and size of the project. Timelines may also be influenced by accessibility and site preparation needs. Please contact us for an estimate on your particular project.
Inside or outside, the sky's the limit! Southwest Greens of Atlanta provides custom design mastery for golf greens in a range of sizes and designs for every client. Backyard synthetic greens for residential spaces average around 500 square feet, while artificial golf greens for commercial projects or Nicklaus Design golf courses average 1,500 square feet. Our outdoor synthetic putting greens are made uniquely for each client, taking into account available space as well as budget.
Synthetic golf turfs demand a high level of professionalism for design and installation. With our roots planted in the golf industry since 1996, we have truly perfected the art of golf construction. Turf blending, undulations, breaks and bunkers name just a few of the design elements important for authentic looking and rolling golf greens. With so many additional architectural features to consider over a more basic artificial turf, golf green construction cost averages from $20 to $25 per square foot, more or less depending on region, accessibility and features.
The high quality of the materials we use is a crucially important factor in creating an excellent golf green. Our quality products provide the rich, natural green look of genuine grass as well as the soft feel and true performance characteristics free of nylon and other typical materials used in many artificial golf greens.
Southwest Greens of Atlanta is the recognized front-runner in the synthetic turf industry. Our dedication to research and development enables us to supply the highest quality and most advanced materials on the market today. With an assortment of turf products developed to simulate the look and feel of genuine grass, our custom designs reflect the specific needs, climates and conditions of any area. All Southwest Greens of Atlanta installers are required to hold national certifications, guaranteeing that products and excellent workmanship will always be of the highest quality.

Will the artificial grass deteriorate over time? How long-lasting is the turf?

Southwest Greens of Atlanta's first installations are 20 years old or older and have maintained the vivid green color and texture of natural grass. Our UV-resistant synthetic turf products look and perform like new because they are crafted to withstand heavy traffic, harsh weather conditions and temperature fluctuations for year-round use. All installations come complete with a one-year workmanship warranty and manufacturer's warranty that includes fading.

Our synthetic turf is designed to be used and is highly recommended in high-traffic areas or for long-term sporting purposes

In most instances, artificial turf is disposed of directly into landfills, using up precious space. Shaw offers a better alternative through the Green Edge Recycling Program. Once synthetic turf is removed, we can repurpose it in several different ways including sheet goods, rugs, carpet backing, mats and more.

Sand infill from the synthetic turf product is mechanically taken out from the turf, separated and then put through a cleansing process. The infill can then be used in future fields or used as materials for new products.

Shaw has recycled over half of a billion pounds of carpet since 2007 and opened two advanced recycling facilities — Evergreen (nylon 6 recycling) and Re2E (Reclaim to Energy). Today, Shaw provides hundreds of fully certified Cradle to Cradle flooring products.

Our artificial grass products necessitate very little upkeep. For most synthetic grass applications, using a leaf blower and water hose to clear lawn and pet debris is sufficient to keep the surface clean. For golf greens, normal maintenance by your local Southwest Greens of Atlanta representative every 12-18 months is recommended; we will guarantee smooth putts with consistent check-ups that include rolling the green and inspecting the areas around the cups for any adjustments.
Highly trained Southwest Greens of Atlanta engineers and installers are the only personnel qualified to design and install our synthetic turf materials. DIY purchases are available with consultation but will void any installation warranty

There are many reasons why artificial grass is a great option for Atlanta pet owners! First, it's much easier to keep up than natural grass — you won't have to worry about fertilizing, saving you time and money. Additionally, artificial grass is more durable than natural grass, so it can withstand heavy foot traffic. Plus, synthetic grass is non-toxic and chemical-free, making it safe for your pets.

It's not easy for fleas, ticks, and other pests to live in the synthetic grass. While we can’t guarantee that your yard will be entirely pest-free, you can be sure they will be virtually eliminated. Because there isn’t any soil to support their nesting, you must keep an eye out for any buildup of leaves or debris that can make a good breeding environment for ticks and fleas. As long as you maintain your artificial lawn regularly, there will be very few pests.

Yes, our artificial grass has the appearance and texture of natural grass, so your four-legged companions will be able to play on it like they would a regular grass lawn. They can romp around on the grass to their heart's content!

Our synthetic grass is made to be durable and able to withstand damage, so it is able to tolerate digging without becoming damaged. However, if your beloved animals are relentless differs, we recommend taking measures to discourage them from digging through the artificial grass.

Definitely! Cleaning artificial grass is simple! You can easily hose it down with water to remove any dirt. For more thorough cleaning, you can use soapy water and a brush to wash the grass. Take a look at our detailed cleaning guide for more information.

Fake grass is odorless, so if any smells do occur, it’s usually caused by animal waste. Many dogs prefer to use one area of the lawn to do their business, so sometimes, you can get a little more of a build-up of odor. Southwest Green's pet-turf system is designed to help neutralize odors, but there are steps you can take to ensure there are no lingering odors remain. We advise you use a solution of equal parts water and white vinegar to spray Fido’s favorite bathroom area. Let it dry to neutralize any unpleasant odor, if the SWG system was not used.
Our top-quality artificial turf is designed to be durable and durable, with a life expectancy of up to twenty years with adequate maintenance. However, the lifespan of your grass may depend on factors such as the amount of foot traffic it receives and how well it's maintained. Our UV-resistant synthetic turf products look and function like new because they are engineered to withstand frequent use, weather extremes, and temperature fluctuations for all-year use. All installs come complete with a one-year labor warranty and a manufacturer's warranty that covers fading.

The cost of synthetic grass for pets can change depending on factors such as the size of your yard and the type of grass you choose. We offer a range of artificial grass solutions to fit different financial plans and needs, so we suggest reaching out to us for a customized quote.

While it's possible to put in pet turf on your own, we recommend employing a expert to ensure that the job is done properly. Our professional team can help you create and put in place a pet-friendly synthetic grass solution that meets your specific needs and taste.

By continuing to use this website, you consent to the use of cookies in accordance with our Privacy Policy.