5 Ways an Artificial Turf Will Transform your Rooftop and Patio Spaces

Artificial turf done right. It may not immediately appeal to you, but you’ll soon understand what makes artificial turf the right choice for your project. Our artificial turf has several different benefits that lend to its appeal. It is a versatile turf that can be applied in a number of spaces, from rooftops to patios. It doesn’t require soil and lawn care maintenance like natural grass does. It’s aesthetically pleasing and functional, thanks to its design and durability. This smart investment will give you many of the benefits of a natural lawn. Let’s look at some of the ways that artificial turf will transform your rooftop and patio spaces.

 

1. Transform Space From Drab to Fab

The top floor of an urban space or a home with a flat roof can look drab, but installing artificial turf over the materials of the roofing or flooring can make the drab become fab. You can transform your dull space into an area where you can entertain and have recreational and fun activities with artificial grass that can add a pop of color and texture.

 

 

2. Design a Rooftop Garden with Artificial Turf

Creating a private rooftop garden is a great way to use artificial turf and design a beautiful space. You can take your ugly rooftop and make it into a soothing getaway in the heart of a concrete city. You don’t have to worry about dealing with the weight of soil and drainage requirements. Best of all, an artificial lawn can stand up to hot and cold temperatures and any extreme weather conditions thrown at it. You can even add synthetic stone carpets to give it a more a nice patio feel. 

3. Create Unique Visual Appeal

Artificial turf can make an unappealing and unusable rooftop a unique space with character. It can transform the space into an aesthetically pleasing area with charm and functionality. It’s up to you to choose the design that you want. You may want patio furniture that is made entirely from the turf. You don’t have to be stuck with a concrete patio; instead, you can create your own private retreat with that will look lush and inviting and not artificial at all. Installed correctly, on your patio or rooftop, it will look pristine and beautifully uniform in appearance. Using turf stackables is the best way to easily orient and lay out turf in tighter settings.

 

4. Little Roof Maintenance

Artificial turf can be installed on a flat or slightly-sloped roof, where it can aid in reducing maintenance costs. Artificial turf is permeable and allows for efficient drainage that prevents standing water accumulation that damage or cause deterioration of your roof. It further acts as an umbrella that protects the roof from the elements, like direct sunlight that can breakdown your roofing material. You’ll spend far less on roof repairs.

 

5. Safe Space for Pets and Kids

With artificial patio turf, your kids and pets avoid coming in contact with harmful weed killers, fertilizers, pesticides. It is typical today to find brands that contain antibacterial properties that help to minimize the spread of germs and nasty bacteria. For kids that suffer from allergies, this type of grass is non-allergenic, which makes it a healthy choice for playing. Furthermore, where natural lawns are prone to divots and mounds that can cause kids and pets to trip, artificial lawn features an even surface for running around. 

 

Synlawn Artificial Turf

Artificial turf is more than just fake grass. It has transformative appeal, is cost-effective, is a healthy option and helps with conservation efforts. Be sure to hire the best to install an artificial lawn on your rooftop or patios. You will have a flexible, durable, unique and beautiful turf area all year round. 

Recent Posts

The Best Backyard Turf for Kids

April 2, 2021

When it comes to your kids, you want to give them the best. After a long year at home, with homeschooling and distance learning, limited sports and activities, or canceled events, it might be the perfect time to update your backyard play area. While we are starting to return to normal, the true normal we…

4 Creative Golf Turf Ideas We Love

December 23, 2020

Home or building improvement projects are never-ending, but one particularly fun item on the golf lover’s wish list might be a home putting green.  Whether you want to create a unique putting green at home or build a space at the office for some team-building with putters in hand, there are many different ways to…

How Much Money Will Installing Artificial Turf Save You in Seattle?

December 9, 2020

To make a big difference to your finances long term, invest in artificial turf. Upfront artificial turf costs are made manageable through financing, and the return on your investment comes in just five years. Considering that artificial turf can last up to 20 years, it’s easy to understand that years 5 through 20 delivers a…

6 Benefits of Training on Artificial Turf

October 18, 2020

Every year, gyms, sports complexes, fitness centers, and even home workout spaces are creating new ways to make fitness spaces safe but functional. From HIIT to functional fitness to weight training, artificial turf isn’t just for soccer or football fields anymore. Athletic turf can be used indoors or outdoors, so any fitness area can be…

How to Take Care of Your Artificial Turf in the Winter

September 21, 2020

When taking care of your synthetic lawn in the winter, it can be confusing to figure out just what you need to do to keep it looking great come spring.    For most of the year, you just enjoy your artificial turf, playing or relaxing on it, and cleaning up any dirt, debris, and spills.…

Should Seattle Consider Artificial Turf for Its City Playgrounds?

August 20, 2020

Seattle’s beautiful parks and playgrounds help make our city a unique destination for visitors and a cozy home for families. City planners are dedicated to keeping our parks and playgrounds in top shape for decades to come. One of the most significant considerations ahead of them now involves selecting a ground cover that’s beautiful, safe…

How to Install Artificial Pet Turf

July 20, 2020

Dogs love to run and play, and the backyard can be a great place to let them do that safely. In fact, a 2017 study showed that one-third of first-time homebuyers were looking for a house specifically to give their dogs a yard.   Pets really are a part of the family, and many pet owners work…

6 Ways to Clean Artificial Turf

June 20, 2020

Synlawn Seattle provides artificial grass to spruce up your home and property. The high-quality synthetic turf will provide you with an ideal landscape. You no longer have to worry about mowing the lawn or watering the grass all the time. With our lifetime warranty, you can truly enjoy your beautiful backyard, pet turf, and recreational…

5 of the Most Popular Landscaping Trends in Seattle

May 20, 2020

One of the best parts of being a homeowner is having an outdoor space to call your own—especially as we get into the beautiful summer months!  You can build out your front or backyard in a way that’s perfect for you and your family, such as the ideal space for entertaining a group, a safe…

Which Synthetic Lawn is Right for You? [Infographic]

April 20, 2020

Choosing the right synthetic lawn is important because this is a long-term investment in your home. There are many factors to consider, including where you are installing your synthetic lawn, how it will be used, and what look you’re going for. Our infographic below can help you find the right lawn for your needs!  …