# UNR Launches First Indoor Golf Practice Facility in Northern Nevada Practicing golf in Reno just got a lot more convenient during the winter. On February 22, 2019, community leaders and the Nevada Wolf Pack Golf Teams attended the grand opening of the University of Nevada-Reno/Somersett Country Club heated indoor practice facility. A special video presentation by Celebrity Golf Coach Dave Pelz’s video was shown at the grand opening congratulating the Nevada Wolf Pack Teams on their new indoor practice facility. Now, players can practice at any time, in any weather to keep their skills sharp.

UNR Launches First Indoor Golf Practice Facility in Northern Nevada

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Practicing at an indoor golf facility in Reno just got a lot more convenient.  On February 22, 2019, community leaders and the Nevada Wolf Pack Golf Teams attended the grand opening of the University of Nevada-Reno/Somersett Country Club heated indoor golf practice facility.  A special video presentation by Celebrity Golf Coach Dave Pelz’s video was shown at the grand opening …

Environmentally Friendly artificial grass (plant-based) is the latest addition to products working to lessen carbon emissions, and homeowners are loving this environmentally friendly addition to their yards. The fact that it requires practically no upkeep is just an added bonus when considering how much synthetic turf improves the appearance of lawns. All of our products at SNYLawn® are plant-based and completely recyclable, as we work hard to offer our customers options that not only benefit them but also our planet as well.

Environmentally Friendly Artificial Grass With Plant-Based Soy Beans

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Environmentally friendly artificial grass (bio-based) is the latest addition to products working to lessen carbon emissions, and homeowners are loving this environmentally friendly addition to their yards. The fact that it requires practically no upkeep is just an added bonus when considering how much synthetic turf improves the appearance of lawns. All of our products at SNYLawn® are plant-based and …

Artificial Turf for Families - What You Should Know

Artificial Turf for Families – What You Should Know

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What Every Family Considering Artificial Turf Should Know Considering artificial turf for families? Homeowners should be sure they are fully informed about not only the product but also how the new grass will impact their lives. Before choosing synthetic grass for the home, homeowners should know all the facts to avoid the risk of choosing an inferior product that does …

Government Landscaping 5 Ways State, Local, and Federal Governments Save With Synthetic Turf

Government Landscaping: 5 Ways to Save With Synthetic Turf

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Governments on all levels state, local and federal, are in charge of operating a diverse array of taxpayer-funded organizations that use brick-and-mortar buildings. One hidden cost that comes with government buildings is government landscaping However, upkeep is a necessary bill because a well-groomed lawn reflects the entity’s professional image. The price of keeping up appearances adds up over time in …

Seattle, WA – On March 13, 2019, the Synthetic Turf Council honored SYNLawn, SYNLawn Chesapeake Bay as the recipient of the 2019 Commercial Landscape Project of the Year for a Federal Government Playground Project at the Second Annual STC Awards in Seattle, Washington. This award category recognizes an outstanding landscape project installed by an STC member company that exhibits innovation and quality reflective of the STC mission.

SYNLawn Wins STC’s Commercial Landscape Project of the Year Award

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Synthetic Turf Council Honors SYNLawn, SYNLawn Chesapeake Bay for 2019 Commercial Landscape Project of the Year  DATE:  April 10, 2019 CONTACT:  Jackie Wiener info@synlawn.com Seattle, WA – On March 13, 2019, the Synthetic Turf Council honored SYNLawn, SYNLawn Chesapeake Bay as the recipient of the 2019 Commercial Landscape Project of the Year for a Federal Government Playground Project at the Second Annual STC Awards in Seattle, Washington. This award category recognizes …

Military Artificial Grass - USDA-certified artificial grass isn’t just for human military members either. The Ellsworth, South Dakota U.S. Air Force Base is home to a massive indoor training facility that produces some of the most skilled military canines in the world. SYNLawn installed over 9,000 square feet of durable artificial grass in one of the docks of the hangar to simulate a real-world turf environment. The dogs are also protected from injury thanks to a consistent and supportive surface that resists wear and tear.

Military Installations Change the Face of Parade and Agility Fields With Synthetic Grass

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With over 13,000 sports fields covered in artificial grass across the U.S., the military accounts for hundreds of those with military artificial grass installations. Military facilities also use synthetic turf for entrance lawns, cemetery cover, and even green rooftops that don’t require soil. Plant-based military artificial grass replacement materials provide the U.S. military with thousands of dollars in maintenance savings …

Plant-based artificial grass might sound like an oxymoron – but using natural, renewable and recyclable materials could become the new standard. This revolutionary synthetic grass is made with plant-based materials. There is soybean oil in the backing, sugarcane in the thatch, and crushed walnut shell for the infill.

Turf Systems Get “Real” with Plant-Based Materials

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How Plant-Based Materials Could Be the New Norm in Artificial Landscaping Plant-based artificial grass might sound like an oxymoron – but using natural, renewable and recyclable materials could become the new standard. This revolutionary synthetic grass is made with plant-based materials. There is soybean oil in the backing, sugarcane in the thatch, and crushed walnut shell for the infill. With …

When choosing synthetic grass for your park or playground, many things must come into consideration including the height of the play equipment, areas of high use (or “TrampleZones”), Head Injury Criteria (HIC) requirements, and your preference on the look and feel of your grass.

Playground Safety: Preventing Injuries with Synthetic Grass

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The Secret to Drastically Reducing Playground Accidents and increasing Playground Safety White Paper Download >> Teachers, educations and school administration officials are always looking for ways to make their playgrounds safer – after all; they are responsible for the well-being of students during school hours. Even with advancements in safety features for playground equipment, there are still more than 200,000 …

Infill & Turf Surface Heat – Evaporative Cooling (Sustainable, Bio-Based Options)

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In today’s sports world, it seems there are countless considerations when designing a field. Player speed, ball interaction, gmax/impact attenuation, aesthetics, maintenance, warranty, sustainability, abrasion…the list goes on. One element becoming a bigger consideration is surface heat. Some synthetic turf fields can reach temperatures 35º to 55º F hotter than natural grass fields. Natural grass fields allow for evaporative cooling, …