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State Assembly Approves Turf Protection for HOA Members

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As the water shortage grows more acute in California, the state is exploring new ways to encourage homeowners to reduce water consumption. A recent assembly bill, Assembly Bill 349, which permits homeowners to install artificial turf without fear of fines from their homeowners association (HOA), was approved unanimously last month by the Senate Judiciary Committee. (more…)

Posted on September 22, 2015

Artificial Grass: The Origin Story

Have you been to the movies any time in the last decade? If so, chances are pretty good that you saw a movie based on a comic book character. Whether it was Batman, Ironman, Captain America or Green Lantern (ugh, THAT movie…yeesh!) – most of our famous superheroes have or are getting movies. And with superheroes there is always an origin story. How did Tony Stark become Ironman? Why did Bruce Wayne decided to be Batman? (more…)

Posted on September 21, 2015

Artificial Grass Installed in Four Minutes!

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Artificial grass is a great way to conserve water and have a lush, beautiful lawn year around. We recently documented a Purchase Green artificial grass installation and created this short, fun video to show you the artificial grass installation process. The video follows the crew after they installed the sub-base and begin work on compacting.  (more…)

Posted on September 10, 2015

Drought May Force Drastic Action in California

According to KCRA, Bureau of Land Management crews have begun welding together pieces of 18-inch diameter pipe and using machines to snake the pipe down the face of Folsom Dam and into Folsom Lake, a key state reservoir that provides drinking water to thousands in the Sacramento region. Folsom Lake is nearing historic low water levels as a result of the ongoing drought in California. (more…)

Posted on September 3, 2015

A Closer Look at Crumb Rubber in Artificial Grass

Artificial-grass-installer By Chad Vander Veen
Purchase Green Marketing and Communications Manager 

Artificial grass is awesome! We certainly think so and the customers we help everyday seem to agree! But like anything that is in such high demand, there are a lot people asking good questions. Whether on social media or in the news, people are curious about artificial grass. One of the questions we often hear is about crumb rubber – specifically people want to know what it is and whether it’s safe. (more…)

Posted on August 25, 2015

Purchase Green Artificial Grass Expands to 12 Locations

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The industry’s leading artificial grass company to add locations in San Clemente and San Diego.

SAN DIMAS, CALIF., August 18, 2015 — Purchase Green, the premier supplier of artificial grass, announced it will be expanding to 12 locations. Two new stores will be opening in September in San Clemente, Calif., and in San Diego, enabling even more homeowners to have a beautiful, lush green lawn that can save homeowners over 700,000 gallons of water in its useful lifetime.  (more…)

Posted on August 19, 2015

You’ve Decided on Artificial Grass, Now What?

HOAs So a little while ago you were considering artificial grass to beautify you home – easy decision, right?

No water, no maintenance (well, a tiny bit) and it looks great all year round. It even pays for itself in a few years and then…well the savings really start piling up after that. You’ll save water and help contribute to combating the drought. An easy decision. But now you’re off to your local Purchase Green store and, wham, 37 varieties of grass to choose from. How do you decide?  (more…)

Posted on August 17, 2015