Artificial Pet Grass Turns Hangar into MWD Training Facility

At the U.S. Air Force Base in Ellsworth, SD, these military working dogs (MWD) are learning more than just tricks on their new artificial pet grass. This renovated hangar is the first indoor training facility at an Air Force base in the continental U.S. where these canines can train year-round. But before these pups embark on their assigned missions around …
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Case Study: The Pursuit of Safe Play, Pt. 3

As noted in part 1 and part 2 of our case study series, ensuring that kids are safe while playing on the playground is important for principals and staff members. However, some surface types require more maintenance than others and can ultimately compromise the safety of the play areas. When playground maintenance became a bear for the Lee’s Summit School …
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Case Study: The Pursuit of Safe Play, Pt. 2

As noted in part 1 of our case study, keeping kids safe at school is an ongoing initiative for principals and school staff. As research confirmed, many of those injuries are due to the playground surface material. When the Blue Springs School District noted opportunities to reduce playground injuries, they aggressively researched improved playground surfaces. They looked to their friends …
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SYNLawn exhibits Earth friendly artificial turf at Greenbuild

Dalton, GA — SYNLawn®, a leading manufacturer of synthetic turf products for professional and residential use is displaying its environmentally friendly soy-based products in Booth 1842 during the GREENBUILD International Conference and Expo in Washington, DC, November 18-20. The exclusive SYNLawn EnviroLoc™ Backing System has an enhanced multi-layer component system that “locks” in durable turf fibers, extending the product’s lifecycle. …
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New Dog Park Opens on Prime Real Estate in Miami

Dog owners and residents alike in Downtown Miami celebrated one of the city’s newest developments, a 20,000-square-foot dog park that boasts spectacular views. City officials held the grand opening on October 1st for what is now the largest dog park in the city. Its prime location at Margaret Pace Park, an eight-acre waterfront park in Downtown Miami, means residents living …