The major benefits of a synthetic lawn is its durability, natural beauty and low maintenance. Artificial turf maintenance is minimal with small measures necessary to ensure longevity and the best possible appearance. The artificial lawn maintenance Melbourne property owners perform only takes a few minutes to keep the turf looking great for years to come.
The minor maintenance is affordable and reduces the costs often spent on landscaping services watering the lawn and more. DIY synthetic grass installation is an easy and affordable way to have a fantastic lawn all year round. With an artificial turf warranty of 7 years, purchasers have ongoing peace of mind about the condition of their artificial lawns. Consider the few tasks that should be done it have the best lawn in the neighbourhood
First, get rid of debris that lands on the lawn. This might come from general use, leaves from overhanging trees and items that blow onto the lawn from other properties in the area. Use a brush or remove the debris by hand or with a Tuff Turf synthetic grass maintenance rake available at your closest Bunnings warehouse. You can also use a leaf blower. Do not let organic matter build up as this may cause weeds to grown and have a negative impact on drainage.
Tuff Turf is resistant to stains, but staining still can happen. Remove stains as quickly as possible to keep your artificial lawn looking green. Detergent and water will remove common stains such as juice, alcohol, milk, soft drinks, tea, coffee, ice cream, butter, tomato sauce and mustard. Some stains need grease spot removers and mineral spirits, such as nail polish, suntan lotion, cooking oil, shoe polish and grease. After you use cleaning products, simply rinse the turf with warm water to get rid of any residue.
While there is no need for ongoing mowing, fertilising and weeding, you should use a special herbicide treatment or weed killer annually. Use it once a year to help prevent moss and weeds from growing on top of your surface. The remaining vegetation is easy to sweep away or pull out to keep your synthetic lawn looking perfect.
Pets enjoy the soft, natural feel of an artificial lawn. It is also easy to clean if your pets use yoursynthetic lawn as a toilet. Animal droppings and urine are easily washed away with detergent and warm water, rinse with water afterwards or spray on Tuff Turf synthetic grass deodoriser available at your closest Bunnings warehouse. An artificial lawn will not get damaged by pets using it as their bathroom. Odour usually does not occur. If it does, ask Tuff Turf about an effective deodoriser than can be used on artificial lawns available at Bunnings.
The comprehensive maintenance program will:-
- Clean and Sanitise the synthetic surface
- De-compact any hard areas
- Reinvigorate and replenish the surface and infill
- Repair any torn or loose seams
- Replace any worn out areas
- Clean the drainage