Backyard Putting Greens Frequently Asked Questions

Southwest Greens’ backyard putting greens are manufactured utilizing high-quality synthetic turf specially engineered for longevity, performance, and appearance. We utilize advanced technology to produce true-to-life surfaces that replicate the features of natural grass. Endorsed by professional golfers in the PGA and LIV Tours.

The duration of installation depends on numerous elements like the size and complexity of the project. Usually, our expert installation team works swiftly to finish the installation process within the week, minimizing disruption to your schedule.

Yes, Southwest Greens' backyard putting greens are designed to withstand all weather conditions, meaning they are suitable for many climates. Our putting green turf is UV resistant and made to withstand extended exposure to sunlight, rain, and other environmental factors. You don’t have to cover it with a tarp over the Pittsburgh winter seasons (snow). Even if you cover it, a professional maintenance would be recommended once the last of the snow melts, around the first months of spring.

Certainly, we offer customization options to personalize your backyard putting green to your needs and available space. From dimensions and shape to fringe and contouring, our professionals work closely with you to create a putting green that enhances your outdoor landscape and meets your unique needs.

Maintaining your backyard putting green is easy and requires very little effort. Regular brushing to prevent matting to the fringe, periodic rinsing with water to clear debris, and keeping the surface free of leaves and other organic matter are usually all that's needed to keep your putting green in ideal shape. See this guide here.
Of course! Our artificial grass products are pet-friendly and designed to withstand the wear and tear of heavy use, including playful pets. Plus, unlike organic grass, our turf doesn't require dangerous pesticides or fertilizers, making it safe for your furry friends. While backyard putting greens are not recommended for pets, you can install pet turf in an area for them, too.

Our backyard putting greens are built to last for years to come with proper care and maintenance. With regular maintenance and occasional grooming, you can expect your putting green to give years of enjoyment for you and your family. Our first installations are now 20 years old or older and have maintained the vibrant green color and texture of genuine grass.

Installing a backyard putting green in your Pittsburgh home has numerous benefits, including convenient access to practice facilities, improving your golf skills, improved property value, lower water consumption, and a visually appealing outdoor space for entertainment and leisure.

Yes. Our backyard putting greens are made to react like an organic 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 traditional 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 our playability tools set the B.A.R.

We appreciate that space can be an issue for many Pittsburgh homeowners. Southwest Greens’ putting surfaces are crafted to fit even in limited areas. With our expert installation and design services, you can enjoy the convenience of practicing your golf game anytime, right from your backyard. Most backyard putting greens are 300-800 square feet, which provide great space for puttingand even short “chip shots”.

The cost of a Southwest Greens golf green depends on numerous factors, like the size, complexity of design, and site-specific considerations. Our team can provide you with a customized quote depending on your specific requirements. Contact us to learn more about the cost of installing a premium backyard putting green from Southwest Greens Pittsburgh. See this guide to estimate your cost.

While it’spossible to build your own backyard putting green, the process comes with significant challenges. Artificial putting greens, though easier to maintain, need specialized turf products and infill designed specifically for golf greens, along with a considerable amount of equipment and expertise to ensure it is installed correctly.

It is easy to get started! Simply contact us to schedule a consultation with one of our experienced Pittsburgh team members. We will document your outdoor space, talk about your vision and preferences, and create a personalized backyard putting green tailored to your needs and budget.