Sacramento Artificial Grass vs. Natural Grass

If you are looking to replace your natural grass with artificial grass from SYNLawn Sacramento, but don’t know if it is worth the investment, this buyer’s guide is designed to help break down the wide variety of benefits of our artificial turf, putting greens, pet grass, and playground flooring solutions for properties in Sacramento, CA. Over the last 20 years, we have become an industry leader and a top choice for synthetic grass in Sacramento. At SYNLawn Sacramento, our synthetic turf is designed to accommodate a comprehensive list of applications and is instilled with numerous years of research and development. As a result, our eco-friendly and technologically advanced artificial turf is likely to become your preferred choice for landscape design.

Artificial Turf or Traditional Grass?

SYNLawn® Sacramento Artificial Grass

  • Artificial grass manufactured with a strong yarn formula, our exclusive Super Yarn™ technology
  • Our EnviroLoc+™ backing system locks in turf fibers for superior durability and performance
  • Resists heavy foot traffic
  • Class A fire-rated and proven to prevent the spread of fires
  • Manufactured in the USA and quality controlled to meet environmental standards
  • SuperDrain+™ technology provides an optimal drainage rate of up to 1,200 inches per hour
  • We offer the only collection of USDA-certified artificial turf in Sacramento
  • Manufactured with NO PFAs
  • The first USDA-certified and ESG (Environmental, Social, Governance) rated artificial turf solutions
  • Stays up to 20% cooler year-round with our HeatBlock™ technology
  • Backed by a lifetime warranty
Artificial grass seating area with white chairs
Artificial grass seating area from SYNLawn

Natural Grass

  • Requires constant upkeep
  • Can be responsible for more than two-thirds of your monthly water consumption
  • Costs you more money on repairs and maintenance crews
  • Frequent puddles and mud accumulation
  • Becomes uncomfortable when the grass dies with seasonal changes
  • Can be a source of bacteria, fungi, mold, and more
  • Grass blades shed and tear under high activity
  • No guarantee of quality control
  • No promise of a warranty

The Benefits of Sacramento Putting Green Turf

Commercial putting green installed by SYNLawn

SYNLawn® Sacramento Golf Greens

  • One-inch-thick practice surfaces that allow you to use a real golf tee
  • The professionally installed T-Strike lets you make a complete swing without grabbing the club head
  • Effective drains in each cup help prevent backfill of water and mold
  • Engineered by professional golf coach Dave Pelz to imitate conventional grass as closely as possible
  • Improve your performance and reduce your scores in the short game
  • Select from different turf options for your fairway, fringe, collar, and more
  • Customize your golf greens with sand traps, chipping pads, LED cup lights, slopes and more
  • Only SYNLawn GreenMaster™ certified technicians can install our golf greens

Traditional Golf Greens

  • Play on traditional grass requires frequent and expensive maintenance
  • Uneven surfaces make it challenging to practice your skills
  • Might impair your performance and make it challenging to provide your best effort
  • You will frequently need to travel to locate a course that matches your requirements
  • Over time, damage from golf clubs will result in unevenness, holes, dead patches, and other issues with natural grass
residential artificial putting green made by SYNLawn
Shot of commercial artificial grass putting green
top golf artificial grass lawn
Commercial putting green installed by SYNLawn
commercial putting green

Sacramento, CA Playground Turf Systems

SYNLawn® Playground Grass

  • Non-abrasive, soft, synthetic playground grass top layer
  • Sanitized® antimicrobial eliminates 99% of bacteria, reducing the risk of infections
  • StatBlock™ carbon-based anti-static component that reduces static buildup and shock
  • HeatBlock™ cools grass by reflecting sunlight and reducing heat buildup, resulting in a significant temperature drop of up to 20%
  • Fall Pad® subbase cushioning technology can be added for additional shock absorption
  • ASTM tested to meet HIC (Head Injury Criteria) requirements
  • Hypo-allergenic
Orange slide installed on artificial playground grass
red slide installed on artificial playground grass

Traditional Grass and Other Surfaces for Playgrounds

  • Natural grass cannot help ensure safety
  • Can be unpleasant and burn feet when playing in the summer
  • Some playground flooring options are a choking hazard and can be potentially dangerous during accidental falls
  • Conventional grass can act as a habitat for algae and fungi that are bad for the health of our kids
  • There is no sub-base cushion in natural sod that can help shield users from head injuries

Sacramento Pet Turf Helps Keep Your Pets Happy and Healthy

French bulldog enjoying SYNLawn artificial pet turf

SYNLawn Sacramento Pet Grass

  • Sacramento pet turf systems eliminate up to 99% of bacteria and control pet odors with Sanitized® antimicrobial
  • HeatBlock™ helps keep pets from burning their paws
  • Offers maximum drainage to further eliminate ammonia found in pet waste
  • Exceptional durability helps prevent dogs from digging thanks to EnviroLoc+™
  • Prevents fleas and ticks from making a home out of your pet
  • Free of harsh chemicals, heavy metals, and pesticides

Regular Grass for Pet Areas

  • Creates muddy paws, bringing mud into a house or business
  • Is a breeding ground for pests that can be harmful to your pet's health
  • Traditional grass is not strong enough to resist fading from pet waste
  • Can become too hot for dogs to walk on
  • Holds onto pet waste and incessant odors
Dog playing on artificial grass

Browse our incredible selection of high-quality products to find the right synthetic turf for your needs.


SYNTipede 243

SYNRange Pro

SYNRye 200

SYNLawn Sacramento wants to be your all-in-one provider of artificial grass lawns and landscaping in Sacramento, California. We work closely with our customers to accommodate their needs. We are licensed, bonded, and insured to work on multi-million-dollar projects from start to finish, and our SYNLawn Sacramento artificial grass is backed by an unmatched lifetime warranty. To learn more about our synthetic grass, contact us today to schedule a free consultation!

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