Entries by SGW Staff

Let’s Talk TigerCool

Not all artificial turf is created equally. In a recent Penn State study, the surface temperature of poorly designed, early generation artificial turf fields often exceeded 175 degrees. This is not only uncomfortable but completely unsafe for anyone that

ASK JW: Turf Fresh

Now that you have synthetic turf, you’re excited for the next chapter of backyard maintenance, where everything is easier and there’s a lot less to worry about. Your pets are playing and they don’t even notice the difference. Everything is

Artificial Turf and Your Kids

When it comes to your little ones running around, it’s important to create a safe and reliable area for them to play freely. Kids require a dependable and durable surface that will allow them to enjoy themselves and fully take

ASK JW: Preventing wrinkles in turf

Some of us are experiencing record high temperatures, and the “Ask JW” Hotline has been ringing off the hook with homeowners and contractors asking “Why is my turf wrinkling”? There are four causes of turf wrinkling, which include improper ballast

Ask JW: Is Your Artificial Turf Melting?

Over the decades, synthetic turf has become landscaping’s most popular product to hit the market since the lawnmower. Through research and development, synthetic turf has evolved rapidly, and it’s only getting better. New components that make up the synthetic turf