How to help the environment

stone walkI don’t think many people have thought that lawns are an environmental nightmare – especially if you live in an area that is facing a drought. Millions of gallons of water are dumped into lawns every day, all year long. Also, gas-powered mowers put 11 times more pollution into the air every hour than a car. Then there’s the constant, nerve-racking noise from mowers and blowers. I recently went to a party where there was a stunning lawn. I assumed their water bill must be very high until the homeowner told me that the lawn was artificial turf. I touched it and still couldn’t believe how real and beautiful the yard is. She told me not only does it eliminate watering, mowing and chemicals, but it stays beautiful all year long. More than ever before, I think artificial turf is the answer on how to have a beautiful yard while eliminating an environmental nightmare. The Grass Queen