Frequently Asked Questions

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Below are the top questions EternaTurf customers have asked when exploring the purchase of artificial turf.

How long does it take to install artificial turf?

The installation time for artificial turf depends on the size of the area and complexity of the project, but it can typically take 1-2 days for an average-sized residential lawn.

What is the average cost of artificial turf installation?

The cost of artificial turf installation varies depending on factors such as the size of the area, quality of the product, and labor costs. On average, the cost ranges from $12 to $20 per square foot, including materials and labor.

How much maintenance is required for artificial turf?

Artificial turf requires very little maintenance, compared to natural grass. You will need to remove any debris and clean the turf periodically to keep it looking fresh and new. You may also need to infill the turf with sand or rubber periodically to keep it bouncy and full.

How durable is artificial turf?

Artificial turf is extremely durable and can last up to 20 years or more with proper care and maintenance. It is resistant to weather, wear and tear, and fading, making it a long-lasting and low-maintenance option.

Is artificial turf safe for pets and children?

Yes, artificial turf is safe for pets and children. The infill used in the turf is typically made from rubber, which is non-toxic and safe for humans and animals.

How does artificial turf impact the environment?

Artificial turf has a lower impact on the environment compared to natural grass. It does not require water, fertilizer, or pesticides, which helps to conserve resources and reduce pollution. Artificial turf also reduces the need for lawn mowers and other maintenance equipment, which can emit harmful pollutants into the air.

Is artificial turf suitable for all climates?

Yes, artificial turf can be used in all climates, including hot and dry or cold and wet. It is designed to be weather-resistant and maintain its appearance and performance in a variety of conditions.

Is it possible to install artificial turf on a slope?

Yes, it is possible to install artificial turf on a slope. The installation process will require special attention to ensure proper drainage and stability of the turf on the slope.

Does artificial turf drain water effectively?

Yes, artificial turf drains water effectively. The base materials and drainage design of the turf allow water to flow through the turf and into the ground.

How do I remove stains from artificial turf?

Stains on artificial turf can be removed using a mild detergent, warm water, and a scrub brush. For tougher stains, you can use a specialized artificial turf cleaner.

Does artificial turf get hot in direct sunlight?

Yes, artificial turf can get hot in direct sunlight, but it cools down quickly once the sun is not shining directly on it.

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