Artificial Grass Blog

The Duralawn Artificial Grass Blog is an informative hub for current owners of artificial grass. If you are in the market for synthetic turf grass we've covered everything you need to know to make an informed decision. If you'd like a low maintenance, environmentally friendly and year round lawn you're at the right place.

Dec 20, 2019

30 Best Xeriscaping Plants List | Shrubs, Trees, Ground Covers, Vines

The 30 best xeriscaping plants list including shade plants, ground covers, perennials, shrubs, trees, vines and ornamental grasses.

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Dec 20, 2019

Rainwater Collecting | Rain Barrels, Stands and Winterizing in Canada

Rainwater collecting using a rain barrel is the most efficient way to harvest water from rainfall to be used in your yard or garden.

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Dec 10, 2019

Plant Hardiness Zones in Canada Explained | BC, Okanagan, Kelowna

Plant hardiness zones in Canada are defined by extreme cold temperatures an area will receive in the winter and provide a guideline for safe planting.

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Nov 22, 2019

Drip Irrigation Installation | Design, Layout, Emitters and Kits

Drip irrigation installation starts with creating a design plan that incorporates all sites or spots that requires watering. A kit can be used for small areas.

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Nov 09, 2019

Irrigation Controllers | Hose Timers, Wireless and Smart WiFi Systems

Irrigation controllers are an integral part of modern irrigation systems, often including smart WiFi technology allowing home owners super easy control.

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Nov 06, 2019

Drip Irrigation Winter Care | Blowout, Maintenance, Troubleshooting

Drip irrigation winter care starts with regular maintenance required to keep a drip irrigation system running smoothly including blowouts and inspections.

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Oct 25, 2019

Drip Irrigation | Defined, Benefits, Installation, Cost, Maintenance

Drip irrigation is an important part of creating a water smart landscape design that reduces water consumption by eliminating wasted water due to evaporation.

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Oct 18, 2019

Mulch | What is it? The Benefits, Types and Alternatives

A mulch is an important part of any xeriscape or landscaping plan because of its ability to regulate temperature, retain water, prevent weeds and improve soil.

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Oct 02, 2019

What is Xeriscaping? | The 7 Principles and Landscaping Ideas

What is xeriscaping? We take a look at the definition of xeriscape including how to transform you front yard with budget friendly, native plants.

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Sep 11, 2019

Artificial Grass Glue | Best Products, Concrete, Seaming, Repairs

The best artificial grass glue for climates in Canada and convenient installations is a single part adhesive that will stand up to extreme temperatures.

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Aug 16, 2019

Artificial Grass on Concrete | Installation, Benefits and DIY

Artificial grass on concrete is a great way to add comfort and durability to your backyard patio, concrete slab and even asphalt tarmac when installed properly.

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Jul 05, 2019

Artificial Grass Cost | Installation and Cost vs Natural Grass

Artificial grass cost including a detailed cost analysis versus natural grass. The price of artificial grass installed is higher if hiring a professional.

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Jun 26, 2019

Artificial Grass Putting Greens | Cost, Design, Installation

Artificial grass putting greens are ideal for almost any backyard or outdoor area. Improve your golf game with a professionally designed golf practice green.

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Jun 13, 2019

Artificial Grass for Cats | Safe, Clean, Pet-Friendly

Artificial grass for cats is a pet-friendly way to create a safe and clean place for your cat to enjoy outdoors or indoors all year round with low maintenance.

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May 28, 2019

Dog Grass Allergy | Causes, Symptoms and Treatments

A dog grass allergy can be caused by the release of pollen spores in the spring and early summer. It's especially prevalent in long grass.

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