Author Archives: TFD Marketing

Author Archives: TFD Marketing

What to Consider Before Replacing Your Lawn

What to Consider Before Replacing Your Lawn

There are a number of reasons to replace a lawn: Drought and water conservation – It’s hard to keep a lawn green and soft when there is not enough water available. There are also plenty of other things people would … Continued
Gym Turf Workouts

Gym Turf Workouts

Artificial turf isn’t just for landscaping, putting courses, and sports fields, it can be a fantastic substitute for gym and HIIT flooring. If professional athletes can play sports on turf, non-athletes can also use turf for a variety of activities … Continued
How to Keep Turf Cool

How to Keep Turf Cool

While artificial turf is better than natural grass for many reasons: cost of natural grass maintenance, conservation of water, easy maintenance, etc., one of the few potential issues you have to watch out for is heat retention. That’s not to … Continued
The Ultimate Guide to Natural Grass Lawn Alternatives

The Ultimate Guide to Natural Grass Lawn Alternatives

Most landscapers and property owners turn to grass for landscaping, as it’s the idyllic green American dream that goes right along with a white picket fence. Grass is pretty, soft, and versatile. But grass is also a mean, green, water-hungry … Continued
The Importance of Water Conservation

The Importance of Water Conservation

  Water conservation might sound like a distant problem for many, especially those in areas where water is plentiful. But, just because something is in abundance does not necessarily mean we should use it irresponsibly. In this post, we’ll talk … Continued
How Turf is Made

How Turf is Made

Artificial turf is a fascinating product, and most people are familiar with its usage. You’re likely familiar with the uses and maintenance of turf, but you might be wondering “What is turf made of?” or “How is it made?”  We’ve … Continued
Guide to Pet Turf Installation

Guide to Pet Turf Installation

If your yard is looking sad, and you want to spruce it up for both your sake and your animals’, installing some pet turf can be the way to go. But how do you do it? What are the important … Continued
Understanding the Costs of a “Natural” Lawn

Understanding the Costs of a “Natural” Lawn

Everyone loves the idea of a lush green lawn that is the envy of the neighborhood. Well-maintained lawns increase the value of a home, and the image of children and pets frolicking through the yard is a charming one.  But … Continued
Turf Showdown: Natural vs. Artificial Grass

Turf Showdown: Natural vs. Artificial Grass

The match of the century has arrived—artificial grass vs. natural grass. To the uninitiated, natural grass might sound like the right choice, but that couldn’t be farther from the truth. Artificial turf and grass not only successfully simulate the feeling … Continued
The Water-Saving Benefits of Artificial Turf

The Water-Saving Benefits of Artificial Turf

Traditionally, landscaped lawns, athletic fields, and golf courses, while functional and aesthetically pleasing, use a lot of water. Water use and the surrounding issues have a significant effect on the population and will likely continue to be relevant to public health, … Continued
Potential Problems with Artificial Grass and How to Care for it

Potential Problems with Artificial Grass and How to Care for it

Artificial turf is incredibly durable and low maintenance, but it does have its limits. If you’ve installed some nice, new artificial turf recently, you’re likely wanting to protect your investment. This guide will walk you through some of the potential … Continued
Guide to Keeping Artificial Turf Clean

Guide to Keeping Artificial Turf Clean

Artificial Turf has never required a whole lot of attention, that’s one of its benefits. When you invest in turf, you’re getting away from all of the unnecessary work that you have to do with regular grass–watering, mowing, and weeding. … Continued
The Benefits of Installing Artificial Turf on Your Roof

The Benefits of Installing Artificial Turf on Your Roof

If you’re living in an urban oasis or you have a home with a flat roof or a large patio area, consider artificial turf as an excellent way to raise the roof –err–value of your home. Not only does it … Continued
Best Infill for Pet Turf

Best Infill for Pet Turf

Looking for the best artificial grass infill for pets? Pet-safe infills for turf are plentiful and easy to find, so you don’t need to stress yourself out on the search. The main types of infill There are three primary types … Continued
How to Handle Artificial Turf Cleaning and Pet Odors

How to Handle Artificial Turf Cleaning and Pet Odors

Artificial turf is convenient, easy to install, affordable, and readily available. With the right cleaning and care, it can last a long time. You don’t even need any kind of artificial turf cleaning machine, but that requires knowledge and a … Continued
18 Inspiring Artificial Turf Ideas

18 Inspiring Artificial Turf Ideas

  We decided that artificial turf needed its own inspo album. Most people think that artificial turf is just for sports, and an artificial turf gallery is just a bunch of football turf images, but here you’ll find a lookbook … Continued
How to Choose the Best Pet Friendly Artificial Turf

How to Choose the Best Pet Friendly Artificial Turf

When it comes to your pets, you don’t want to accept anything but the best, and that includes the turf that they’re walking around on. While some forms of artificial turf aren’t particularly suited to pets, others are perfect for … Continued
How Artificial Turf is Made

How Artificial Turf is Made

At Turf Factory Direct, we pride ourselves on our comprehensive knowledge of artificial turf, its uses, and the details of the manufacturing process. But that’s us. We want you to have a full view of how it’s made too, so … Continued