Large, once the seams are completely finished, heavy bags of
sand are laid across a scene to make sure they are hold up together.
Dr, thank you. Florida where GST donated one of our
best products - PetGrass-85, the video has been captured at K-9 dedicated Drake and other
fallen police dogs Memorial in Greenacres. Ken Simmons gives a complete overview of the
project done at the Memorial and the ultimate guide to every step of the
installation process. Simmons!. Dr
Probably a four-inch wide curb 6 or 8 inches deep that allows
you to tack turf to the curb, but where there is nothing, you need to replace it with a
concrete curb. You are going to encounter
the places in your project that do not have linear or a hard surface upon which
to attach the turf, during the removal of the fill. existing paver or walkways that have a concrete edging can be used to
attach the turf. That's where you need to pour a concrete curb to give
yourself that option. It can be used nicely
Even, if you have an existing sidewalk.
example of it is our Pet Grass 85. The backing
of this product has no stitch lines, designed for an immaculate drainage, as an installer you must pay an extra
attention to details and. Global Syn-Turf produces more than 65 diverse lines of artificial
grass, and some of it needs special care during the installation.
Below is the full transcript.
The goal behind this undivided process is to give yourself a
fairly significant drainage system beneath the carpet so that when water is
applied to it in a uncomparable quantity, it flows to the carpet and directly to the
You need to be very careful and identify all those
things. There is actually quite a lot to this first stage of
removing the fill that is there. Cables, whatever
might be in the ground, antennas, so you must be careful because of the
sprinkler pipes, electrical wires, water lines. If there are sprinkler zones, so you don't have to dig it
physically up to get to it, they need to be relocated outside of the
perimeter of where the turf is going to be laid.
Often dies from sickness, it dies from the urine
It, you know that usual grass, where lots of dogs
are playing at the routine basis, if you already own a dog care facility, very friendly and although
beautiful. And it turns into a mud bath, gets wet with puddles from rain, and all of
your pets are playing in this.
And trimming, and that's vital, as always during this process there will be a lot of
clipping, and edging things perfect. The
details make all the difference.
is actually nailed to the ground to assure that it stays tight to the seam, once the seam is placed together on top of the glue.
passed away five days later after shooting. He was a German Shepherd retired from a force. Drake was shot four times on November, 18
2012. Fallen protecting us, we are honored to be a part of the remembrance of Drake and
other police canine companions. Drake didn't make it
He, in spite of
heroic efforts by the best veterinarians in the country.
Identify it and place it in the protective box or cabin of
some sort, and allow
yourself access at the later date, and ultimately you can still cover it with the turf, if you encounter something that needs to be remained in its
And the final stage is to apply sand in quantity to weigh
carpet down, to keep it from fluffing around. And then it's brushed very
aggressively with a broom to settle into the carpet.
Maybe even 10 inches of fill, other products and, suggestion is to take out, so you end up
with a space that can then be packed with the drain rock, and so
my, depending on the value of dogs that are going to
be playing in the park, up to 8. The
very first step is to take away the existing material that's in your park, once you are committed to the idea that you are going to
spend the money to have your natural grass replace with an artificial turf.
It's essentially septic drain fill rock
It's. An inexpensive product, and here is where you are truly want to be an
opposite to thrifty. The next
step is bringing in number 57 rock, once the fill has been removed to a measured grade. That would
be laid on top of the septic drain rock and compacted as well. You want to use a lot of this rock. Approximate the level, give yourself at least
six to eight inches of base rock compacted, and
follow it with a concrete screening, and you are going to end putting a
concrete screening over the top of this, and then go over it with a compactor, which is a fine concrete dust, but the very next step is to bring the
rock in. That would be
about four-inch bed.
You can't turn the carpet
perpendicular to itself, and end up with a good seam. Once you finished placing the rock and tamping it down and
doing all the prepping that needs to be done, the next step is roll out the
carpet. The company that worked
for us did a exceptional job. So the carpet is laid out in its
approximate location as the first step and trimmed to fit the location. So the grain matches anywhere you seam it, and this is a very significant step because the carpet needs to be rolled
out. Coastal artificial Turf has some technicians that were
able to make the seams completely invisible.
You want to
cut around those trees and put some formed curb around them. And this part is
very vital. It will be surface, but very permeable surface
when you finished. Five inches of concrete screen on top and and you
are going to lay this four, once the septic drain rock is tamped down, ultimately, you do
the same thing and tamp it down, the rock should be moistened with water and tamped as a
wet rock, and. Around any objects that might be left behind
trees, you want to take excess care to make sure the details are
done correctly on the curb edge, and the like sometimes can be in the middle of your project. Compacting the septic drain rock as well as the concrete
screening is the critical part for this, and needs to be done very carefully
and very meticulously.
Do dogs deserve some form of status? Hero
Status really". - the depreciable equipment with
no value when they are retired, simmons' stated: "They (police
dogs) are currently classified as equipment. In the interview to local news, dr.
It is no falling apart
anywhere. Carpet (artificial grass) is not separating. And clients, that they have now of our park is that
it looks like an Augusta National Golf Course, the perception. Simmons. "
- said Dr. And some rain storms have come through that were quite substantial
and, we've had absolutely no flooding, "We've been using this product for the better part of
ten months. The turf is just made it
wonderful". There are no smell issues at all. And now we have
a Memorial Park that is absolutely spectacular, i am very impressed with Dave Maronic
and his team for providing us this turf for the Drake Memorial because it is
very exceptional thing for us since we have a veterinary hospital. "We have large dogs running at high speeds turning on
And create a perfectly
nice seam and nailed to the ground such that when the turf is applied to the top of
the glue that would be laid on top of that will stick, large, and then a piece of double-sided, white material is laid
down. To make sure the edges match up
perfectly, any place where the seam is required with the dog's turf s
really-really important to take a time. ...