Ask Joe Wadkins

SGW has brought the industry’s most experienced synthetic grass expert, Joe Wadkins, to our team as your go-to synthetic grass installation professional! While representing SGW, Joe will feature his synthetic grass installation tips, tricks and techniques backed by 20 years of experience, innovative designs and extensive synthetic grass knowledge.

Featured Article: Avoiding Visible Seams in Artificial Grass Installations

In this last year I have traveled across the nation assisting contractors in repairs and installations of synthetic turf seams. Whether it be residential, commercial or sports fields, seam problems have become a growing epidemic. Contractors are pulling their hair out because their seams are either visible, ruptured or installed improperly. I am often asked “What do I do to ensure that the seams will be undetectable and withstand the test of time”?

This month I will get in more detail regarding seam problems and how to acknowledge where they come from and how to prevent them. I will also teach the basic understanding of the Superseam Tool and its method which will allow your installation of seams to be effortless.

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Ask JW: Tucking Synthetic Turf Edges

Tucking synthetic turf edges has become the new trend in synthetic turf installations. When done properly, tucking synthetic turf edges can give beauty to the overall appearance, but you must understand how and when to use tucking before deciding to

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