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.

Apr 04, 2020

Bindweed: Field and Hedge | Identification, Prevention and Control

The two common bindweeds; field and hedge are found globally and can be a nuisance for gardens, lawns, crops and even improperly installed artificial grass.

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Mar 07, 2020

Artificial Grass for Pools | Benefits, Artificial vs Natural, Best

Artificial grass for pools should be a high density nylon fibre. Learn how to keep your pool area cleaner and looking fantastic all season long.

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Mar 03, 2020

Artificial Grass Deck Tiles | Interlocking, Easy to Install, Washable

Artificial grass deck tiles snap together in an interlocking pattern to create a lush green area of just about any size; on a patio, balcony, deck or poolside.

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Mar 03, 2020

Wood Deck Tiles | Benefits, Installation and Maintenance

Wood deck tiles come in many varieties including composite, faux, browns and greys and can easily be installed over grass or concrete with very little upkeep.

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Feb 14, 2020

Artificial Grass for Decks | Patios, Rooftops and Concrete Areas

Artificial grass for decks including patio and rooftop lounging areas is ideal for transforming a dull area into a lush, hard wearing place to relax and enjoy.

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Feb 10, 2020

Dogscaping | Dog Friendly Landscaping Ideas including Artificial Grass

Dogscaping and dog friendly landscaping that will provide your pet with a safe and clean place to enjoy, play and relax all year without destroying your yard.

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Jan 23, 2020

Xeriscape Ideas | Easy, Inexpensive, Modern, Tropical and Dog Friendly

There's a lot of great xeriscape ideas including drought-resistant native plants that will transform your yard into a low-maintenance, water friendly oasis.

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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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