September 20, 2022

Practice your short game at any given moment with indoor putting greens.

Suppose you are pondering installing an indoor putting surface to your house or office, here are answers to few of the most frequently asked questions we receive.

 

WHY INVEST IN AN INDOOR PUTTING GREEN?

Indoor putting greens and practice mats are great ways for any Asheville golfer looking to practice, rain or shine, day or night. Through indoor greens, you can easily spend plenty of time fine-tuning your putting accuracy to trim your handicap.

 

WHERE CAN I INSTALL AN INDOOR GREEN?

We often get asked this question. With a practice mat or indoor putting green, you can put it in your residence, workplace, or basement — the choices are abundant! The initial thing you want to figure out is whether this will be a permanently installed piece or if you desire something you can take on the go.

 

WHAT’S THE DIFFERENCE BETWEEN AN INDOOR GREEN AND A PUTTING KIT?

An indoor putting green is afixed immediately over the subbase. The artificial grass is installed to the floor to last for years. You can even incorporate border grass and chipping surfaces to create a fabulous indoor golfing experience if room permits.

In the meantime, a practice mat or putting kit is a fragment of green that can be wrapped up and taken on the go. It can essentially be rolled out on any surface wherever you want and easily packs up.

 

WHAT AFFECTS THE INDOOR PUTTING GREEN COST?

Haven’t we all had sticker shock that makes us ask the question, “why does it cost so much?!” We like to stay ahead of that question and be transparent regarding what goes into manufacturing our indoor putting greens. Here is a breakdown for you.

Base Materials & Site Prep

While the base materials and site prep will be lowest for an indoor putting green in comparison with what you need for outdoors, nevertheless there needs to be a structurally sound base. If the green will be installed over concrete, the cups might be required to be drilled or bored out.

Design, Features, and Size

One of the biggest elements determining an indoor putting green price is the size, design, and unique features. Features like customized shapes and multi-cup features will play the most important factor in how much your own green will cost.

Number of Cuts

The number of cuts your green will require, will be dependent on where you are planning to place the turf. If there are in the way that can’t be moved (such as support beams or walls), you may have to have more cuts than a regular square. Grass can also be cut into curves for a unique look.

Installation Costs

Artificial golf greens require an expert level of skill for design and installation. Considering our initial beginning in the golf industry in 1996, Southwest Greens has sincerely perfected the art of golf construction. It brings us pride in designing attractive grass, whatever the size.

 

HOW MUCH DOES AN INDOOR PUTTING GREEN COST?

If you need an synthetic green that’s a permanent part of your home, the installation will be greater than a practice mat or putting kit. Indoor putting green installation pricing will be a bigger investment but quite worth it in the long term. Our putting green costs hover from $20 to $25 per square foot, but requesting a quote is the best way to discover just how much your particular project will cost.

 

THE SOUTHWEST GREENS DIFFERENCE

All set to read more about Southwest Greens indoor putting surfaces? You can learn more here, or call us with any questions! Our experienced staff is happy to work with you.