FAQ's about Artificial Grass
I’M A LANDSCAPER BUT HAVE NOT LAID ARTIFICIAL GRASS BEFORE?
We supply a detailed installation guide but are always available to talk you through any issues.
I NEED GRASS DELIVERING DIRECTLY TO MY CUSTOMER, AS I DON’T HAVE A LARGE ENOUGH VEHICLE?
Our specialist courier will deliver directly to site.
HOW DO EASY IS THE GRASS TO CUT & SHAPE?
It’s simple! just like cutting a carpet. Just use a large pair of scissors or a Stanley knife.
HOW DO I JOIN TWO PIECES OF ARTIFICIAL GRASS TOGETHER?
Use the joining tape & adhesive available from Smart Direct – see our installation guide.
DOES THE ARTIFICIAL GRASS HAVE A DIRECTIONAL PILE?
Yes, it will need to be matched when you are joining grass.
CAN IT BE INSTALLED ON SLOPING GROUND?
Yes, various methods can be used to secure the grass i.e a timber beam or pegs – see our installation guide.
HOW WILL MY CUSTOMERS DOGS REACT TO ARTIFICIAL GRASS?
Dogs treat artificial grass no differently to natural grass. It’s perfect for dogs to run around on without turning it into a mudbath !!
No muddy paws - No worn patches – Easily cleanable
IS THE ARTIFICIAL GRASS CHILD FRIENDLY?
Artificial grass is soft & springy to walk on and can be used under swings, climbing frames, goal post etc without getting worn patches. Children can play on it all year round without muddy footprints coming into the house.
DOES THE ARTIFICIAL GRASS FADE IN THE SUN?
All our products are UV stabilised so they do not change colour in the sunlight.
IS THE ARTIFICIAL GRASS ENVIRONMENTALLY FRIENDLY?
A recent study reported that artificial lawns do not emit any harmful odours and they have no negative effect on the natural flow of water. The study could not find any harmful waste material in the storm water run-off from artificial grass.
No Petrol / Electric Mower – No fertilisers or Pesticides – No Weed Killers