Backyard Putting Greens Frequently Asked Questions

Southwest Greens’ backyard putting greens are crafted with premium-quality artificial turf specifically made for resilience, performance, and appearance. We utilize advanced technology to craft true-to-life surfaces that imitate that recreate the characteristics of natural grass. Endorsed by professional golfers in the PGA and LIV Tours.

How long it takes to install depends on numerous factors such as the scale and difficulty of the project. Typically, our professional installation team works quickly to complete the installation process within a week, ensuring minimal disruption to your schedule.

Yes, Southwest Greens' backyard putting greens are crafted to withstand various weather conditions, making them ideal for most climates. Our putting green turf is UV resistant and built to endure prolonged exposure to sunlight, rain, and other environmental elements. You don’t need to cover it with a tarp during the Vancouver winter seasons (snow). Even if covered, a professional maintenance would be recommended once the last of the snow melts, usually in the first months of spring.

Maintaining your backyard putting green is effortless and requires minimal effort. Regular brushing to prevent matting to the fringe, periodic rinsing with water to get rid of debris, and keeping the surface free from leaves and other organic debris are typically all that is required to keep your putting green in ideal shape. See this guide here.

Yes, we offer customization options to tailor your backyard putting green to your preferences and available space. From dimensions and shape to fringe and contouring, our desgners work closely with you to craft a putting green that fits well with your outdoor landscape and meets your specific needs.

Absolutely! Our artificial grass products are pet-friendly and manufactured to endure the wear and tear of regular use, including playful pets. Plus, unlike natural grass, our turf won’t need harmful pesticides or fertilizers, making it safe for your four-legged friends. Even though backyard putting greens aren’t recommended for pets, you can install pet turf in an area for them, too.

Our backyard putting greens are made to last for many years with proper care and maintenance. With regular maintenance and occasional grooming, you can expect your putting green to offer years of play for you and your family. Our initial installations are now more than 20 years old and still have the vibrant green color and texture of genuine grass.

Installing a backyard putting green in your Vancouver home offers several benefits, including convenient access to practice facilities, improving your golf skills, enhanced property value, less water consumption, and a stunning outdoor space to entertain and play.

Yes. Our backyard putting greens are engineered to respond like a natural bent grass or bermuda green. Whether you are chipping from 2 yards to 200 yards, our putting greens will hold a shot as well as any natural green. Because of the B.A.R. bounce, aim, and roll, your shot will react with the same spin and true roll of any natural surface. Ask us how we set the B.A.R. with our playability tools.

We understand that space may be a concern for many Vancouver homeowners. Southwest Greens’ putting surfaces are designed to work even in smaller spaces. With our acclaimed installation and design services, you can get the convenience of anytime golf practice, right in your backyard. Most backyard putting greens are 300-800 square feet, which offer great space for putting, including short “chip shots”.

While it is possible to build your own backyard putting green, the process has many challenges. Artificial putting greens, though easier to maintain, demand specialized turf products and infill specifically designed for golf greens, along with a lot of specialized equipment and expertise to guarantee a proper installation.

The cost of a Southwest Greens golf green is dependent on various factors, including the size, how complex the design, and site-specific considerations. Our team can provide you a tailored quote depending on your specialized requirements. Contact us to find out more about the cost of installing a premium backyard putting green from Southwest Greens Vancouver (Second Generation Landscapes). See this guide to estimate your cost.

Getting started is easy! Simply get in touch with us to schedule a consultation with one of our professional Vancouver team members. We will assess your outdoor space, learn about your ideas and preferences, and offer a personalized backyard putting green made to your needs and budget.