FAQs – Questions About Synthetic Grass

We know you have a lot of questions about Synthetic Grass. Artificial (Synthetic) Grass is amazingly realistic in texture, color and feel. And it’s most popular in Southern California, not only because of its ease of use, low maintenance and cost, but because of the record-breaking catastrophic drought. Here are some common questions we have been asked. But, by all means, if you have a question that isn’t covered here, simply Contact Us and we’ll be happy to answer yours.

Is artificial turf pet friendly?

Yes! Artificial turf – specifically the Lawn Kings’ Pet Turf – has been the choice of many area pet facilities, including doggy day care locations around Los Angeles, and even the West L.A. animal shelter, which boasts over 6000 square feet of turf. Many female dogs have very acidic urine that leaves ugly spots through a traditional yard. Our pet turf is not only extremely durable, but doesn’t stain. Your pets will love it!

Is turf environmentally friendly and safe?

Yes, the polyethylene, polypropylene and nylon fibers have no traceable amounts of lead and are also made of a recyclable material.

Does synthetic grass make good sports fields?

Yes, synthetic sport fields are taking over the entire professional and amateur sporting world. (soccer, football, baseball fields and putting greens).

Do I have to worry about sharing areas with pets?

No, we use a special infill that counteracts the ammonia smell from urine, and counteracts bacteria.

Is the upkeep minimal?

Yes, you can use a leaf blower to remove any debris that may have landed on your new lawn. A garden hose is good to wash off any dust or dirt that accumulates. An occasional raking will help keep blades bold and attentive.

Is the grass handicap friendly?

Yes, it will not stick or sink while using crutches and wheel chairs roll easily.

Is drainage a problem?

No, water drains right through turf and into the ground due to perforations in the backing.

What is the infill used for?

Infill is to replicate soil when walked on and hold the grass blades upright. We also use an antimicrobial infill that helps prevent the growth of bacteria, mold, and mildew.

Are there any rebates?

Yes, depending on where you live. Due to water conservation and other incentives to help the environment, residents of Southern California can benefit greatly from some strong rebates. See SoCal Water$mart’s website for more, or click HERE.

What kind of warranty does this come with?

Yes, Lawn Kings Inc, offers a one-year warranty on installations for labor and a minimum of 10 years on the turf. Please contact us for further details and specifics. For a general overview, please see our Warranty Information.