Is It Time For Change?

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Have you thought about turf but weren’t sure where or how to begin? Maybe you were unsure of whether or not you sell it or if you can sell it, how to install it. Well GrassTex is here for you.

Most dealers and potential customers don’t realize the hidden potential outside of their comfort zone or everyday business. They go with what they know and sometime what you know can hold you back. Customers won’t know unless you tell them. It’s all about education. It simply starts with letting your customers know you offer turf for both indoor and outdoor applications.

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Pets Love Synthetic Turf!

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Were you aware that dogs and cats love synthetic turf? If you have had all you can stand with your pets destruction of your yard, the mud and the pests, synthetic turf will give you back your yard and your home. No matter how many pets you own or their size, GrassTex’s pet turf will be able to withstand the wear and tear of their paws and claws.

Synthetic turf is cleaner and greener than a natural turf lawn. It requires less maintenance overall and maintains a clean and crisp appearance year around. Synthetic turf is more durable than a natural lawn … Read more »

Salesforce Chooses GrassTex

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Recently one of GrassTex’s dealers, Ron Grosjean of Flooring Resource Group in California completed an install for Salesforce that incorporated a synthetic turf lawn in the middle of downtown San Francisco. Natural landscape is not easy to come by and this is where a synthetic turf product can really shine. Along with the synthetic turf the Salesforce playground install included large Styrofoam mounds to make hills. The mounds were so substantial that the installers required chainsaws to shape the mounds properly.

The product used for the install was GrassTex’s Playtime product. Our Playtime has the following … Read more »

Sun City West Recreation Center Bocce Ball Install

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This install comes to GrassTex featuring our premier Bermuda 5mm product in pine green at the Sun City West Recreation Center. Our Bermuda product is wonderfully popular and versatile style of turf. Some of its many features are as follows:

Perfect for training
High performance quality
Reacts naturally
Improved durability and safety
Helps create multipurpose facilities
Virtually maintenance free
Clean and can be cleaned easily
Consistent performance over time and use .

This product requires no infill, making it ideal for indoor and portable applications. This product can be installed indoors or outdoors on concrete or a compacted aggregate base.

This install was at Sun … Read more »

Featured Product Install: Rodeo Drive Pleasanton, California

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Flooring Resource Group out in Pleasanton, California provided this weeks featured install.

Pleasanton is a major suburb in California, identified by the U.S. Census as one of the wealthiest middle-sized cities in the nation and was included on Money Magazine’s list of the ’50 Best Cities to Live 2014’ and on 24/7 Wall Street’s list of ‘America’s 50 Best Cities to Live’.

So it is easy to see that when given the choice of having little to no lawn or a lawn that will stay green year round that the residents of Pleasanton would choose the latter.

This install featured  GrassTex’s Rodeo Drive product. Rodeo Drive … Read more »

GrassTex would like to welcome Ben McCullough to the family!

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 Controlled Products Vice President of Sales and Marketing Kevin Barker is pleased to announce that Ben McCullough has joined Controlled Products as Business Director for GrassTex. “I am excited to have Ben join Controlled Products. He brings exceptional sales experience and market knowledge to our GrassTex team,” said Barker.

Ben will be working directly with customers, architects and end users every day. His experience in each of these channels is something that today’s market demands. GrassTex customers, specifiers and end users will all benefit by having him on the team.

Ben will be the Business Director of Grass-Tex and will help manage … Read more »

Flooding and Caring for Your Turf

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With all of the recent weather and flooding, we thought it would be best if we provided some tips to our customers on dealing with flooded turf.

Wait until water has completely subsided before attempting to deal with your turf.

Contact your account manager and inform them of your situation

Remove any accessible debris, do not cut or break anything down on top of the turf, you could end up damaging it.

One of your major issues will be dealing with infill displacement. This is where your account manager can assist you and guide you to the right decision.


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Spec Athletics Chooses GrassTex

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Agility Training

Product: AT740

Installer/Dealer: Spec Athletic

Type: Fitness Center

Perfect for training
High performance quality
Reacts naturally
Improved durability and safety
Helps create multipurpose facilities
Virtually maintenance free
Clean and can be cleaned easily
Consistent performance over time and use

 

This non-rubber infilled turf has all the advantages of previous generations and perform even higher in wear and resistance tests. The blend of nylon and polyethylene is an almost perfect 50/50 combination. This gives you the true ball roll of a traditional nylon field, with the softness of the new generation rubber-filled turf. No rubber infill makes maintenance easier, and up to 10% cooler. These systems can also be portable … Read more »

GrassTex Alamo Pool Install

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This install of an Alamo pool featured GrassTex product Rodeo Drive. This install by Flooring Resource Group, while it ended up being a beautiful install took a minimum of 40 hours to complete.

HIGH PERFORMANCE QUALITY
REACTS NATURALLY
IMPROVED DURABILITY AND SAFETY
VIRTUALLY MAINTENANCE FREE
EASY TO MAINTAIN
CONSISTENT PERFORMANCE OVER TIME AND USE

Our Rodeo Drive product offers thatch, which provides added body, reducing the amount of infill needed and therefore a higher quality product with a fuller feel. Our most lush product, the four color blend of this surface provides a truly authentic look and feel that resembles a natural lawn. This product can be … Read more »

As Fall Approaches Turf Maintenance Changes

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Fall is still a busy time for synthetic turf and more so for synthetic field and athletic applications, with practices and games, and other events utilizing the surface. With that Fall and the start of the new school year brings an increase in the amount of debris, cleats, and repetitive actions on the surfaces. If you are concerned about keeping your turf in top shape, we have the following recommendations for you:

Debris Removal: Weather is getting colder and leaves are falling, candy wrappers are left behind, and lots of other annoying items and trash are finding their way onto your synthetic … Read more »