Artificial Grass / July 5, 2018 / Lenore.
If the artificial grass meets a path or edge and if you have laid the timber edging correctly as previously described then the artificial grass can be wedged between. If joining please ensure that the artificial grass is laid with the pile running in the same direction on each piece. Lay the carpet on top of the sand as opposed to dragging it across the base material. To help stop wrinkles or creasing it is advisable to allow 2 to 3 hours to settle before continuing with jointing and adhesive. Cut grass to shape using a sharp Dolphin or Stanley knife or scissors.
In recent years in the UK weve seen increased restrictions being put on water usage in the form of hose pipe bans. This is bad news for natural lawns. A natural lawn that isnt watered in hot weather can be permanently damaged in the space of days this is one worry you dont have with artificial lawns. Meaning installing artificial grass actively helps the environment through substantially reducing the water usage per household. Below we have listed a couple of other environmental benefits artificial grass has:
With the use of artificial grass it will not look fake and you can save money on your water bill and dramatically reduce maintenance works. Installing artificial grass means that you are helping the environment in saving water resource which tend majority of the population to replace a natural lawn. Artificial grass lawn also help the homeowners to have great looking lawns with minimal maintenance. Moreover its enables to keep away rodents and pests that are destroying the lawns and spreading to your home.
Make sure the carpet does not crest at the seam and is holding flat over the bonded area. Once the whole length is in place and you are happy with its appearance it is necessary to walk along the join several times to activate the glue and bond the grass to the tape. Weight the seam to ensure good contact with the glue until it cures. The more care taken with the operation the neater and tidier the joint will be.