Frequently Asked Questions About Synthetic Turf


The average life expectancy of our products is approximately 15 to 20 years.

Yes. Synturf products are covered by a 10-year manufacturer’s warranty.

Over time, all synthetic turf will fade slightly. This is not usually noticeable to the naked eye. All our products are UV protected to suit the harsh Australian climate, minimising the effect of being in direct sunlight.

No. Synturf products are lead and heavy metal free unlike many inferior products on the market.

Yes. Synturf products are designed to drain at the same rate as natural grass.

Generally, minimum maintenance is required apart from basic grooming and cleaning to keep the turf looking fantastic.

No. All Synturf products are fire resistant and are less flammable than dead natural grass.

Yes. Synturf products are child-friendly. They are soft and durable causing fewer hazards than natural grass. We regularly install our products in school playgrounds and child care facilities.

Yes, the product is pet-friendly. Droppings will not stain or discolour the turf. Synturf products are extremely strong and are designed to resist destruction from pets.

Synturf recommends installation by an authorised installer. The installation process does require specialist skills and equipment. If you are competent at landscaping, the product can be installed as a DIY project.

Yes. Synturf is a wholly Australian owned and operated company. The turf is made locally in our manufacturing plants in Melbourne.

No. Cheaper inferior products that are imported and currently available in the market are generally cheaper for a reason. Synturf highly recommends researching the product extensively prior to purchase.