Frequently Asked Questions
You have questions, we have answers! Please see below to see answers to the common questions we receive regarding our products.
Can I Hit Chip Shots to Your Greens?
CAN I HIT CHIP SHOTS TO YOUR GREENS?
Yes! Our innovative in-filled polypropylene synthetic turf products are constructed to function like natural golf course greens, so your ball will have the same spin and true roll of a natural surface. Whether you're chipping in your backyard putting green from two yards or on our Nicklaus Designed course from 200 yards, our synthetic golf greens will sustain a shot as well as a natural grass green, ensuring your ball will not bounce or flutter as it would on a nylon surface.
How Long Does It Take to Install a Synthetic Golf Green or Other Synthetic Turf Product?
HOW LONG DOES IT TAKE TO INSTALL A SYNTHETIC GOLF GREEN OR OTHER SYNTHETIC TURF PRODUCT?
Because every project is one-of-a-kind, the length of time required for installation is based upon factors like the size and complexity of the project, landscaping requirements, and weather conditions. Schedules may also be influenced by accessibility and site preparation demands. Please contact us for an estimate on your particular project.
How Many Sizes & Shapes of Golf Greens Do You Offer?
HOW MANY SIZES AND SHAPES OF GOLF GREENS DO YOU OFFER?
Indoor or outdoor, the sky's the limit! Dakota Putting Greens delivers custom design professionalism for golf greens in a wide selection of sizes and designs for every client. Backyard golf greens for residential spaces are usually around 500 square feet, while artificial golf greens for commercial projects or Nicklaus Design golf courses are usually 1,500 square feet. Our outdoor synthetic putting greens are tailored for each client, considering available space as well as budget.
How Much Does a Synthetic Putting Green Cost?
HOW MUCH DOES A SYNTHETIC PUTTING GREEN COST?
Synthetic golf greens call for a high level of mastery for design and installation. Breaks, bunkers, undulations and turf blending name just a few of the design elements important for authentic looking and rolling golf greens. With so many additional architectural features to think about over a more basic synthetic, golf green construction cost averages from $20 to $25 per square foot, more or less calculated considering region, accessibility and features.
What Makes a Dakota Putting Greens Golf Green Better Than One Made of Nylon or Other Materials?
WHAT MAKES A DAKOTA PUTTING GREENS GOLF GREEN BETTER THAN ONE MADE OF NYLON OR OTHER MATERIALS?
The high quality of the materials we use is a very important factor in delivering a top-of-the-line golf green. Our quality products offer the lush, natural green look of genuine grass as well as the gentle feel and true performance characteristics lacking in nylon and other popular materials used in many synthetic golf greens.
How Is Dakota Putting Greens Different From Other Synthetic Turf & Golf Green Companies?
HOW IS DAKOTA PUTTING GREENS DIFFERENT FROM OTHER SYNTHETIC TURF AND GOLF GREEN COMPANIES?
Simple, our supplier and partner Southwest Greens is the acknowledged leader in the artificial grass industry. Their devotion to research and development enables us to offer the highest quality and most cutting-edge materials on the market today. With an assortment of turf products made to replicate the look and feel of natural grass, our custom designs reflect the particular needs, climates and conditions of any area. All Dakota Putting Greens installers are required to hold national certifications, guaranteeing that products and expert workmanship will always be of the highest quality.
Typically, How Long Will It Last?
TYPICALLY, HOW LONG WILL IT LAST?
Will the synthetic turf decline over time? How tough is the turf?
Our UV-resistant synthetic turf products look and function like new because they are engineered to withstand heavy traffic, extreme weather conditions and temperature fluctuations for all-year use. All installations come complete with a one-year workmanship warranty and manufacturer's warranty that covers fading.
Our synthetic grass is developed to be used and is highly recommended in busy areas or for long-term sporting purposes.
Who Can Install a Southwest Greens Turf Product in the Dakotas?
WHO CAN INSTALL A SOUTHWEST GREENS TURF PRODUCT IN THE DAKOTAS?
Dakota Putting Greens designers and installers are the only personnel authorized to design and install our synthetic grass materials in the Dakotas.
What Maintenance Is Required for Dakota Putting Greens Synthetic Turf Products?
WHAT MAINTENANCE IS REQUIRED FOR DAKOTA PUTTING GREENS SYNTHETIC TURF PRODUCTS?
Our synthetic grass products need very little care. For most artificial grass applications, using a leaf blower and water hose to clear lawn and pet debris is enough to keep the surface clean. For golf greens, normal upkeep every 12-18 months is recommended; we will guarantee smooth putts with regular check-ups that include inspecting the areas around the cups for any adjustments and rolling the green.
How Do Dakota Putting Greens Hold Up to the Harsh Winter Conditions of the Dakotas?
How do Dakota Putting Greens hold up to the harsh winter conditions of the Dakotas?
Our partners (Southwest Greens) have multiple locations in Canada and other northern regions. Putting greens and other synthetic grass withstand the severe winter conditions well. On several occasions, customers stated they are utilizing putting greens as soon as the snow melts. For optimal performance, we recommend a maintenance after the winter season to redress the putting green and optimize playability.