Backyard Putting Greens Frequently Asked Questions

Southwest Greens’ backyard putting greens are manufactured utilizing premier synthetic turf specifically designed for resilience, performance, and aesthetics. We make use of advanced technology to produce true-to-life surfaces that imitate that recreate the features of natural grass. Supported by pro golfers throughout the PGA and LIV Tours.

The duration of installation will depend on numerous elements such as the scope and intricacy of the project. Typically, our skilled installation team works quickly to complete the installation process in the week, ensuring minimal interruption of your schedule.

Yes, Southwest Greens' backyard putting greens are built to withstand all weather conditions, making them ideal for a wide range of climates. Our putting green turf is UV resistant and built to stand up to prolonged exposure to sunlight, rain, and other environmental elements. You do not have to cover it with a tarp during the Austin winter months (snow), even if you cover it, a professional maintenance would be encouraged after the last snow has melted, around the first months of spring.

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

Certainly, 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 construct a putting green that complements your outdoor landscape and meets your specific needs.

Of course! Our artificial grass products are pet-friendly and designed to survive the wear and tear of heavy use, including playful pets. Plus, unlike real grass, our turf does not require harmful pesticides or fertilizers, making it safe for your four-legged friends. While backyard putting greens aren’t recommended for pets, you can install pet turf in your yard for them, too.

Our backyard putting greens are built to last for many years with proper care and maintenance. With regular upkeep and occasional grooming, you can expect your putting green to give years of fun for you and your family. Our earliest installations are now over 20 years old and have maintained the rich green color and texture of natural grass.

Installing a backyard putting green in your Austin home has numerous benefits, including easy access to practice facilities, improving your golf skills, improved property value, lower water consumption, and a beautiful outdoor space for entertainment and leisure.

Yes. Our backyard putting greens are made to react like a natural bent grass or bermuda green. Whether you are chipping from 2 yards to 200 yards, our putting greens will hold a shot as well as any traditional 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 appreciate that space can be a concern for many Austin homeowners. Southwest Greens’ putting surfaces are crafted to fit even in tight spaces. With our pro installation and design services, you can have the convenience of practicing your golf game anytime, right in your backyard. Most backyard putting greens are 300 sq ft – 800 sq ft, which provide great space for puttingand even short “chip shots”.

While it's not impossible to build your own backyard putting green, the process presents some significant difficulties. Artificial putting greens, though easier to maintain, need specialized turf products and infill specially designed for golf greens, along with a large amount of equipment and expertise for proper installation.

How much a Southwest Greens golf green costs depends on various factors, like the size, complexity of design, and site-specific considerations. Our team can create a personalized quote depending on your unique requirements. Contact us to learn more about the cost of installing a premium backyard putting green from Southwest Greens of Austin. See this guide to estimate your cost.

It is easy to get started! Simply contact us to schedule a consultation with one of our expert Austin team members. We will document your outdoor space, talk about your preferences and vision, and provide a personalized backyard putting green crafted to your needs and budget.