With water supplies become an increasing concern around the Phoenix area many homeowners have already decided that artificial grass is one of the ways that they feel they can help the environment; not to mention it almost eliminates lawn maintenance worries. And now it seems that some of the schools around the Phoenix area are considering doing the same. It's all going to come down to money, as replacing an entire football field is not cheap. Here is an article from AZCentral.com (click here to read) that talks about a couple of the schools that have already done so and others that are considering it in the future.
And to top it off, Tucson High Schools has seen a decrease in the number of injuries since installing the artificial turf. So not only is it helping the environement, but it's also easier on the kids playing on it.
- Steve Nicks