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Synthetic Lawn

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by RobH, Jun 16, 2004.

  1. RobH

    RobH LawnSite Member
    Messages: 142

    Aside from baseball/football stadiums, have any of you ever seen a residential with a synthetic lawn. I happen to stumble across this website today.

    It costs $3.87 sq. ft for Kentucky Bluegrass.


    No watering or fertilizing. I guess you could stripe it with a roller.
  2. snowmizer

    snowmizer LawnSite Member
    Messages: 149

    HEY ITS ONLY $58,050 FOR 15,000 SQ. OF YARD!!!!
  3. The C Man

    The C Man LawnSite Senior Member
    from Ohio
    Messages: 527

    Someone else brought this up in the past week or so. Unless you have a really tiny lawn, it'd cost and arm and a leg to have a lawn like that installed. All the example lawns they show are pretty small. Their examples say the savings is $1000+ per year in lawn maintenance costs. That's great, but if it costs $20-30,000 to have the lawn installed the homeowner would have to live there that many years to recoup the installation cost.

    Bottom line, don't sell you mower!
  4. fubunics

    fubunics LawnSite Member
    Messages: 23

    And they have 5 and 7 year fade warranties - How'd you like to pay $30,000 or more for a 'lawn' and have it fade into a nice shade of puke yellow after 10 years or so. No thanks.

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