turf can be a better solution when the environment is particularly hostile to
natural grass. An arid environment or one where there is little natural light
turf can withstand significantly more use than natural grass and can therefore
be used much more frequently. This allows sports ground owners to generate more
income from their facilities.
for holiday homes when maintenance of lawns is not practical. It is also a
solution for elderly home-owners who find the upkeep of lawns too much hard
for roof gardens and swimming pool surrounds.
artificial turf systems allow for the integration of fiber-optic fibers into
the turf. This would allow for lighting or advertisements to be directly
embedded in a playing surface.