Backyard Putting Greens Frequently Asked Questions

Southwest Greens’ backyard putting greens are manufactured utilizing high-quality artificial turf specially made for longevity, performance, and visual appeal. We utilize state-of-the-art technology to design true-to-life surfaces that replicate the traits of real grass. Supported by pro golfers across the PGA and LIV Tours.

The duration of installation depends on numerous elements like the size and difficulty of the project. Usually, our professional installation team works swiftly to finish the installation process within a week, minimizing disruption to your schedule.

Yes, Southwest Greens' backyard putting greens are crafted to withstand all weather conditions, meaning they are suitable for a wide range of climates. Our putting green turf is UV resistant and made to endure extended exposure to sunlight, rain, and other environmental factors. You don’t need to cover it with a tarp over the Toronto winter seasons (snow). Even if it is covered, a professional maintenance is still recommended after the snow melts, usually in 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 of leaves and other organic debris are usually all that's needed to keep your putting green in tip-top shape. See the guide here.

Yes, 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 create a putting green that complements your outdoor landscape and meets your unique needs.

Absolutely! Our artificial grass products are pet-friendly and designed to endure the wear and tear of heavy use, including playful pets. Plus, unlike organic grass, our turf doesn't need dangerous pesticides or fertilizers, making it safe for your furry friends. While backyard putting greens are not recommended for pets, you can install pet turf in an area 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 enjoyment for you and your family. Our earliest installations are now more than 20 years old and have maintained the bright green color and texture of genuine grass.

Installing a backyard putting green in your Toronto home offers numerous benefits, including convenient access to practice facilities, improving your golf skills, improved property value, lower water consumption, and a visually appealing outdoor space to entertain and play.

Yes. Our backyard putting greens are engineered 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 our playability tools set the B.A.R.

We understand that space can be a concern for many Toronto homeowners. Southwest Greens’ putting surfaces are crafted to fit even in limited areas. With our acclaimed installation and design services, you can get the convenience of practicing your golf game anytime, right from your backyard. Most backyard putting greens are 300-800 square feet, which offer great space for putting, including short “chip shots”.

While it's not impossible to build your own backyard putting green, the process has many challenges. Artificial putting greens, though easier to maintain, need specialized turf products and infill designed specifically for golf greens, along with a considerable amount of equipment and expertise for proper installation.

The cost of a Southwest Greens golf green depends on various factors, like the size, complexity of design, and site-specific considerations. Our team can provide you with a personalized quote depending on your specialized requirements. Contact us to learn more about the cost of installing a premium backyard putting green from Southwest Greens Ontario. See this guide to estimate your cost.

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