Backyard Putting Greens Frequently Asked Questions

Southwest Greens’ backyard putting greens are made utilizing premium-quality artificial turf specially engineered for strength, performance, and aesthetics. We use state-of-the-art technology to create true-to-life surfaces that imitate that recreate the characteristics of real grass. Endorsed by professional golfers across the PGA and LIV Tours.

How long installation takes will depend on numerous considerations such as the scale and difficulty of the project. Usually, our expert installation team works promptly to complete the installation process in one the week, minimizing interruption of your schedule.

Yes, Southwest Greens' backyard putting greens are made to handle many weather conditions, making them ideal for most climates. Our putting green turf is UV resistant and made to withstand extended exposure to sunlight, rain, and other environmental elements. You do not have to cover it with a tarp over the Asheville winter months (snow), even if covered, a professional maintenance is still recommended once the snow melts, around the first months of spring.

Maintaining your backyard putting green is simple and requires minimal effort. Regular brushing to avoid matting to the fringe, occasional rinsing with water to clear debris, and keeping the surface free from leaves and other organic debris are usually all that is necessary to keep your putting green in top condition. See the guide here.

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

Absolutely! Our artificial grass products are pet-friendly and made to stand up to the abuse of daily use, including playful pets. Plus, unlike real grass, our turf won’t need dangerous pesticides or fertilizers, making it safe for your four-legged friends. Though backyard putting greens aren’t recommended for pets, you can install pet turf in the yard for them, too.

Our backyard putting greens are designed to last for many years with proper care and maintenance. With recommended upkeep and occasional grooming, you can expect your putting green to give years of play for you and your family. Our initial installations are now 20 years old or older and have kept the rich green color and texture of live grass.

Installing a backyard putting green in your Asheville home offers many benefits, including easy access to practice facilities, improving your golf skills, increased property value, lower water consumption, and a stunning outdoor space to entertain and play.

Yes. Our backyard putting greens are engineered to behave like a natural bent grass or bermuda green. Whether you are chipping from 2 to 200 yards, our putting greens will hold a shot as well as any organic 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 is often a concern for many Asheville homeowners. Southwest Greens’ putting surfaces are made to fit even in smaller spaces. With our acclaimed installation and design services, you can enjoy the convenience of golf pracice anytime, right in your backyard. Most backyard putting greens are 300-800 ft2, which provide great space for puttingand even short “chip shots”.

While it is possible to build your own backyard putting green, the process is very challenging. Artificial putting greens, though easier to maintain, require specialized turf products and infill specially 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 will depend on various things, such as the size, complexity of design, and site-specific considerations. Our team can provide you a tailored quote depending on your specific requirements. Contact us to investigate further about the cost of installing a premium backyard putting green from Southwest Greens of Asheville. See this guide to estimate your cost.

Getting started is easy! Simply reach out to us to schedule a consultation with one of our seasoned Asheville team members. We will review your outdoor space, talk about your ideas and preferences, and offer a personalized backyard putting green tailored to your needs and budget.