There are many benefits to artificial turf when it comes to your pets.
We would go as far as to say that artificial turf is the safest and cleanest option for your furry family friend.
Not only is the grass soft and comfortable on their paws and bellies, but its durability makes cleaning up after messes an ease.
Since you have said goodbye to the maintenance of real turf, you no longer need to apply fertilizers or pesticides to your grass. This makes your artificial turf the safest play area for your pets.
Sometimes pet urine on natural turf can lead to dry dead patches of grass, good quality artificial turf however will not lose its color.
What many people don’t know is that quality artificial turf during manufacturing is tested for many different types of things that it will have to withstand in daily life. The acidity of pet urine is one of them.
So what do you do anytime your beloved pet relieves themselves on your artificial turf?
If its urine you can use some water to hose off the area, excrements are similar remove of the waste then hose off the area.
What about the smell?
At Premium Grass Blades we recommend the use of Zeolite sand on any artificial turf that will be shared with pets.
Zeolite is a natural and perfectly safe granular mineral that absorbs odour. Once your artificial turf is installed and your infill is laid out, Zeolite is sprinkled all over your artificial turf. This substance helps absorb the smell of urine; we recommend that depending on the size of pet as well as the number that you reapply your Zeolite every season. Feel free to contact us with any further questions regarding your pets and our artificial turf or Zeolite.