Thursday, June 20, 2013

Installing A Synthetic Putting Green Can Result In A Better Golf Game

Whether you are an avid golfer or you like to knock a few balls around as a hobby, installing a synthetic putting green can be a great way to enjoy one of your favorite sports in your own back yard.

Those who love golf love it a lot. However, it can be difficult to find the time to play when everyday demands get in the way. This is why installing synthetic putting greens is the perfect solution when part of your very own backyard oasis.

There are many benefits to installing a synthetic putting green. Some include:

Synthetic putting greens are environmentally conscious. Synthetic putting greens don't require any water, which is especially important since Houston can be very dry. There is no need to mow, so polycyclic aromatic hydrocarbons, ozone precursors, and carbon dioxide isn't emitted into the air. And there is no need for fertilizers, pesticides, and other harsh chemicals.

Synthetic putting greens are low maintenance. Put your mower and lawn tools away because maintaining your new putting green is easy! The only maintenance required is keeping the surface free of debris that could become lodged within the green. Sweeping the surface several times a year should be sufficient.

Installing a synthetic putting green can result in a better golf game. The key to success in the game of golf is practice and repetition. Being able to simply walk out of your back door and have instant access to a putting green any time you want will allow you to hone your skill, giving you an advantage on the course.
Synthetic putting greens looks beautiful year round. Synthetic grass has made vast improvements in recent decades. If you feel like you haven't seen synthetic grass since the days of The Brady Bunch, it's not because you haven't seen it, synthetic grass technology has made strides so it no longer looks synthetic.

Installing a synthetic putting green can offer a return on your investment. From passionate golfers to those who simply love the outdoors will appreciate this low maintenance, eco-friendly feature when it comes to purchasing a home.
Contact Houston area Laird Landscaping at 281-578-2795 for more information on installing a synthetic putting green in your backyard.

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Have Your Own Private Pool Professionally Installed In Houston

How many times have you come home from a friend's pool party and declared, "We should get a pool!" There's no better way to cool off during Houston's hot summer season than in the comfort of your own backyard.

Some of the benefits to having your own private pool professionally installed would be for outdoor fun and exercise. Dragging the kids, towels, floaties, sunscreen, and cooler down to a friend's house or community pool can be a thing of the past. Imagine walking out of your patio, into your beautifully landscaped yard, and enjoying family time in your own personal space.

Maybe water exercises have been prescribed by your doctor for maintaining your health. Swimming is a wonderful way to exercise and is much easier on the body than running or other sports. Pools also have therapeutic attributes and are great for relaxing. Whether you're in your pool or enjoying a meal by it, adding a body of water to your landscaping adds a certain ambiance that can leave your home feeling more like a resort.

Contact Houston area Laird Landscaping at 281-578-2795 for more information on installing a pool in your backyard.