Backyard Putting Greens Frequently Asked Questions

We understand that space is often a constratint for many homeowners. Southwest Greens’ putting surfaces are made to be practical even in tight spaces. With our expert installation and design services, you can enjoy the convenience of practicing your golf game anytime, right from your backyard. Most backyard putting greens are 300-800 square feet, which provide great space for putting, including short “chip shots”.

While it is possible to build your own backyard putting green, the process presents some significant difficulties. Artificial putting greens, though easier to maintain, require specialized turf products and infill specifically designed for golf greens, along with a large amount of equipment and expertise to guarantee a proper installation.

Southwest Greens’ backyard putting greens are made using premier synthetic turf exclusively engineered for resilience, performance, and visual appeal. We utilize advanced technology to craft true-to-life surfaces that imitate that recreate the characteristics of real grass. Supported by pro golfers in the PGA and LIV Tours.

The cost of a Southwest Greens golf green will depend on several elements, such as the size, design complexity, and site-specific considerations. Our team can provide you with a tailored quote depending on your specific requirements. Contact us to learn more about the cost of installing a premium backyard putting green from Southwest Greens. See this guide to estimate your cost.
How long installation takes will depend on numerous considerations such as the size and complexity of the project. Generally, our expert installation team works quickly to finish the installation process within the week, ensuring minimal disruption to your schedule.

Yes, Southwest Greens' backyard putting greens are built to endure many weather conditions, making them suitable for most climates. Our putting green turf is UV resistant and designed to withstand prolonged exposure to sunlight, rain, and other environmental factors. You don’t have to cover it with a tarp during the winter seasons (snow). Even if covered, a professional maintenance is still recommended after the last of the snow melts, usually in the first months of spring.

Getting started is easy! Simply reach out to us to schedule a consultation with one of our expert team members. We will review your outdoor space, discuss your preferences and vision, and offer a personalized backyard putting green tailored to your needs and budget.

Maintaining your backyard putting green is simple and requires little effort. Regular brushing to stop matting to the fringe, occasional rinsing with water to remove debris, and keeping the surface free of leaves and other organic matter are generally all that is needed to keep your putting green in tip-top shape. See this guide here.

Yes, we offer customization options to tailor your backyard putting green to your style and available space. From size and shape to fringe and contouring, our team works closely with you to create a putting green that fits well with your outdoor landscape and meets your one-of-a-kind needs.

Absolutely! Our artificial grass products are pet-friendly and made to survive the rigors of daily use, including playful pets. Plus, unlike natural grass, our turf doesn't require hazardous pesticides or fertilizers, making it safe for your four-legged 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 designed to last years with proper care and maintenance. With minimal required upkeep and occasional grooming, you can expect your putting green to provide years of fun for you and your family. Our initial installations are now 20 years old or older and have maintained the bright green color and texture of genuine grass.

Installing a backyard putting green in your home offers many benefits, including easy access to practice facilities, improving your golf skills, increased property value, reduced water consumption, and a beautiful outdoor space for entertainment and leisure.

Yes. Our backyard putting greens are engineered to behave like a conventional bent grass or bermuda green. Whether you are chipping from 2 or 200 yards, our putting greens will hold a shot as well as any organic 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 your local Southwest Greens team how we set the B.A.R. with our playability tools.